THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
In The Court of Appeals

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Tom Drake Kisling,

Respondent.

v.

Donna Joan Allison,

Appellant,

and

David Allison and Yvette Kisling,

Third Party Defendants.

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Appeal From Greenville County
James F. Fraley, Jr., Family Court Judge

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Opinion No. 3277

Heard December 12, 2000 - Filed January 2, 2001

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AFFIRMED

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Adam Fisher, Jr., of The Fisher Law Firm, of Greenville, for appellant.

Timothy E. Madden, of Wilkins & Madden, of Greenville, for respondent.

ANDERSON, J.: Donna Joan Allison ("Mother") appeals an order of the Family Court transferring custody of her daughter, Jessica Lynn Kisling, (1) to Tom Drake Kisling ("Father"). We affirm.

FACTS/PROCEDURAL BACKGROUND

Mother and Father were divorced in May 1994. Pursuant to an earlier Family Court order and written agreement of the parties, Mother was granted custody of Jessica.

In April 1997, Father filed an action to modify visitation and child support. Father addition