§53-2-5. Service of writ or summons.
Every such writ or summons shall be served as provided in
article two, chapter fifty-six of this code, and if it be against
a corporation, it shall be served on some of the persons mentioned
in sections thirteen and fourteen of article three, chapter
fifty-six of this code; and if service thereof cannot otherwise be
made upon any defendant named in such writ or summons, it may be
made by publication as prescribed in said last-named article.