§56-3-9. Service in other county; return.
A sheriff or other officer may transmit by mail (the postage
thereon being prepaid) any process or order which came to his hands
from beyond his county, with his return thereon, in an envelope or
cover properly addressed to the officer to whom or whose office
such return ought to be made; and the receipt taken at the time
from the postmaster, his deputy or clerk, certified as aforesaid,
shall be evidence that the process or order, and return, were
transmitted as aforesaid.