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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Natalie R. Shearin, deceased, are hereby notified to make immediate payment to the undersigned and all creditors of said decedent are hereby notified to render their claims to the undersigned. This the 25th day of March, 2019. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
Catharine Shearin Turner acting as Executrix of the Natalie R. Shearin estate. Address: 259 Cobble Wood Trail #422, Sky Valley, GA 30537, Telephone: (706) 982-9079
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Mildred Woods Burn, deceased, are hereby notified to make immediate payment to the undersigned and all creditors of said decedent are hereby notified to render their claims to the undersigned. This the 22nd day of March, 2019. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
Barbara Burn Bishop acting as Executrix of the Mildred Woods Burn estate. PO Box 1567, Clayton, GA 30525, Telephone: (770) 362-8043
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Virginia S. Sosby, deceased, are hereby notified to make immediate payment to the undersigned and all creditors of said decedent are hereby notified to render their claims to the undersigned. This the 1st day of April, 2019. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
Dale Ryals acting as Executrix of the Virginia S. Sosby estate. Address: 2472 Jett Ferry Rd #400-350, Atlanta, GA 30338, Telephone: (404) 886-2632
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF Glenn Phillip Carver, DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 4611
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
TO: whom it may concern:
James S Carver has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Glenn Phillip Carver, deceased, of said County. (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. 53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said Petition should not be granted. All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before April 29, 2019.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Lillian W. Garrett, Judge of the Probate Court By: Lillian W. Garrett, Clerk of the Probate Court, 25 Courthouse Square, Suite 215, Clayton, GA 30525, Telephone Number: 706-782-3614
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to George Ellis Henry, deceased, are hereby notified to make immediate payment to the undersigned and all creditors of said decedent are hereby notified to render their claims to the undersigned. This the 22nd day of March, 2019. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
Revonda Henry Littrell acting as Executrix of the George Ellis Henry estate. Address: 522 Persimmon Creek Rd., Clayton, GA 30525, Telephone: (706) 782-0056
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Kay Latimer Maples, deceased, are hereby notified to make immediate payment to the undersigned and all creditors of said decedent are hereby notified to render their claims to the undersigned. This the 29th day of March, 2019. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
Miles Stephen Bondurant acting as Executor of the Kay Latimer Maples estate. Address: 903 Stratford Rd., Avondale Estates, GA 30002, Telephone: (404) 324-9020
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Maxine E. Slater, deceased, are hereby notified to make immediate payment to the undersigned and all creditors of said decedent are hereby notified to render their claims to the undersigned. This the 29th day of March, 2019. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
Jason Daniel Posey acting as Executor of the Maxine E. Slater estate. Address: 1483 Harmony Grove Church Rd., Auburn, GA 30011, Telephone: (404) 736-4333
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF Jewell Mell Dickerson Lovell, DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 4613
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
TO: whom it may concern:
Mike L Lovell has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the Estate of Jewell Mell Dickerson Lovell, deceased, of said County. (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. 53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said Petition should not be granted. All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before April 29, 2019.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Lillian W. Garrett, Judge of the Probate Court By: Savannah B. Dixon, Clerk of the Probate Court, 25 Courthouse Square, Suite 215, Clayton, GA 30525, Telephone Number: 706-782-3614
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF Johnny Dale Dixon, DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 4616
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
TO: whom it may concern:
Rosemary Turpin Dixon has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Johnny Dale Dixon, deceased, of said County. (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. 53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said Petition should not be granted. All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before April 29, 2019.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Lillian W. Garrett, Judge of the Probate Court By: Savannah B.Dixon, Clerk of the Probate Court, 25 Courthouse Squre, Suite 215, Clayton, GA 30525, Telephone Number: 706-782-3614
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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT, ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from Ashlee Chambley and Lance S. Chambley to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc as nominee for Franklin American Mortgage Company, dated May 31, 2006 and recorded on June 08, 2006 in DEED Book E30, Page 537, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Rabun County, Georgia, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date, in the original principal amount of Ninety-Six Thousand Nine Hundred and 00/100 dollars ($96,900.00) with interest thereon as provided therein, as last transferred to Green Tree Servicing LLC by assignment, will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Rabun County, Georgia, or at such place as has or may be lawfully designated as an alternative location, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in May, 2019, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 9 of the Second Land District of Rabun County, Georgia and containing 0.36 acres, more or less, more or less, as more fully shown on a plat of survey prepared by T. Lamar Edwards, R. S., August 19, 1974, and being bounded according to said plat on the northwest by property now or formerly owned by Marsengill, on the northeast and southeast by lands now or formerly owned by John Ramey and on the southwest by a gravel drive and being more fully described as follows:
COMMENCING at an iron pin which said iron pin is located South 53 degrees 13 minutes West 276.9 feet from an iron pin found at the northeast corner of the John Ramey property, from said Beginning point running thence South 35 degrees 57 minutes East 37.6 feet to an iron pin; thence, South 35 degrees 57 minutes East 73.7 feet to an iron pin; thence, South 57 degrees 25 minutes West 150 feet to an iron pin in the center of a gravel driveway; thence, along and with the center of said driveway North 35 degrees 57 minutes West 100.3 feet to an iron pin; thence along and with the Marsengill property North 53 degrees 13 minutes East 149.8 feet back to the point of beginning.
Said property may more commonly be known as 56 Lee Street, Clayton, GA 30525.
The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, non-payment of the monthly installments on said loan. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given).
The individual or entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the loan is Ditech Financial LLC , Ditech Customer Service, PO Box 6172, Rapid City, SD 57709-6172, 1-800-643-0202, Loss Mitigation Dept., 7360 S. Kyrene Rd., Tempe, AZ 85283, Telephone Number : (855) 389-4980.
Said property will be sold on an as-is basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the above-named or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: a) zoning ordinances; b) matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; c) any outstanding ad valorem taxes, including taxes, which constitute liens upon said property whether or not now due and payable; d) special assessments; e) the right of redemption of any taxing authority; f) all outstanding bills for public utilities which constitute liens upon said property; g) all restrictive covenants, easements, rights-of-way and any other matters of record superior to said Security Deed.
To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the owners and party in possession of the property are Ashlee Chambley and Lance S. Chambley and or tenant(s). The sale will be conducted subject to 1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy code and 2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed.
DITECH FINANCIAL LLC FKA GREEN TREE SERVICING LLC as Attorney-in-Fact for Ashlee Chambley and Lance S. Chambley.
Contact: Padgett Law Group: 6267 Old Water Oak Road, Suite 203, Tallahassee, FL 32312; (850) 422-2520
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G E O R G I A
RABUN COUNTY
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Because of defaults under the terms of a Real Estate Note dated November 14, 2014, in the original principal amount of $330,000.00 (hereinafter the "Note"), said Note being secured in part by the real property described in that certain Deed to Secure Debt executed by FRANK WAZETER AND MARGARET HAMMOCK JOYNER to LYNDA GAIL GRIFFETH GENTRY AND HENRY C. GRIFFETH, JR., recorded in Deed Book K41, Pages 347-352, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Rabun County, Georgia; said default having been more than thirty (30) days and not having been made good in accordance with the terms and provisions of said Deed, LYNDA GAIL GRIFFETH GENTRY AND HENRY C. GRIFFETH, JR. pursuant to said Deed to Secure Debt, and the Note secured thereby, has declared the entire amount of the indebtedness secured by said Deed to Secure Debt, due, payable, and collectible; and, pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed to Secure Debt, will, on the first Tuesday in May 2019, within the legal hours of sale before the Courthouse door in Rabun County, Georgia, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the property described in said Deed to Secure Debt, to wit:
Tract 1
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 103 of the Thirteenth Land District of Rabun County, Georgia and being 1.00 acre as more particularly described upon that certain plat of survey dated October 28, 2014, prepared by William F. Rolader, Georgia Registered Land Surveyor No. 2042 and W. Jonathan Rolader, Georgia Registered Land Surveyor No. 3231, and recorded in Plat Record 62-400, Clerk's office, Rabun Superior Court. Reference is hereby had and made to said plat of survey for the purpose of incorporating same herein for a full and complete description of the property herein conveyed.
Conveyed herewith is a non-exclusive perpetual easement for ingress and egress over and across that road now or formerly known as O.B. Land Drive as same extends to and from the subject property, from and to the public road system as same is shown upon the above-referenced plat of survey and that plat of survey attached to that certain Access Lease between Ms. Ruby C. Langston and Georgia Power Company dated October 30, 2000 and recorded in Deed Book H-2, Page 377, Clerk's office, Rabun Superior Court.
The above-described 1.00 acre tract is conveyed with that right and subject to that reservation to pipe water as more particularly described in that certain warranty deed from J.C. Benfield to O.B. Land dated November 3, 1931 and recorded November 5, 1931 and recorded in Deed Book H-2, page 600, aforesaid records.
Tract 2
A leasehold interest in and to all that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 103 of the Thirteenth Land District of Rabun County, Georgia and being Georgia Power Company Access Lease Lot No. 447 in Area 3 of Lake Seed Recreational Development, consisting of 0.365+/- acre as more particularly described upon that certain plat of survey dated May 7, 2002, prepared by Edwin C. Davidson, Georgia Registered Land Surveyor No. 2586, and recorded in Plat Bok 47, Page 261, Clerk's office, Rabun Superior Court. Reference is hereby had and made to said plat of survey for the purpose of incorporating same herein for a full and complete description of the property herein conveyed.
There is also conveyed herewith all those improvements located upon said property, including but not limited to the boathouse and dock as shown upon the above described plat of survey.
The above described property is further subject to the terms and conditions of that certain Access Lease between the Grantee and Georgia Power Company. Said lease and the limitations therein being incorporated herein by reference.
To the best of the undersigned's information and belief the street address for the above described property is:
158 O. B. Land Lane, Lakemont, Rabun County, Georgia
Said property will be sold, a deed executed by the undersigned to purchaser and the proceeds of sale applied by the undersigned, all as provided in said power of sale and the Deed to Secure Debt containing said power.
The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code; (2) O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1; and (3) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed.
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and nonjudicial sales in the State of Georgia, the Deed Under Power and other foreclosure documents may not be provided until final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan as provided in the preceding paragraph.
The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Lynda Gail Griffeth Gentry and Henry C. Griffeth, Jr. c/o Fortson, Bentley and Griffin, P.A., 2500 Daniell's Bridge Road, Building 200, Suite 3A, Athens, Georgia 30606, Telephone No. 706-548-1151. However, the secured creditor is not required to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument.
Said property is being sold as the property of FRANK WAZETER AND MARGARET HAMMOCK JOYNER and will be sold on an "as is" basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the above named or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: Any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not now due and payable); the right of redemption of any taxing authority; matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; all zoning ordinances; assessments; liens; encumbrances; restrictions; covenants, and any other matters of record superior to said Deed to Secure Debt.
This 5th day of April, 2019. LYNDA GAIL GRIFFETH GENTRY AND HENRY C. GRIFFETH, JR., as Attorney-in-fact for FRANK WAZETER AND MARGARET HAMMOCK JOYNER
FORTSON, BENTLEY AND GRIFFIN, P.A., 2500 DANIELLS BRIDGE ROAD
BUILDING 200, SUITE 3A
ATHENS, GEORGIA 30606
(706) 548-1151
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
THIS IS NOTICE OF A FORECLOSURE SALE OF REAL PROPERTY. The sale is pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in the Declaration of Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions of TANGLEWOOD CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, INC., as amended, recorded in Deed Book O-7, pages 335-396 and Deed Book S-19, pages 18-21, Rabun County Superior Court Clerks Office, which require the payment of specified fees and charges to said Association by association owners and for sale under power of said property to collect said debts upon default.
Such charges are due to TANGLEWOOD CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, INC. by the following owners(s) with late charges and interest, and said charges to the following being past due and unpaid, demand by certified mail having been made upon them by said Association, and payment refused, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder, for cash before the Courthouse door in Rabun County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in May, 2019, the same being May, 6 2019, property of Jack E. Warren, Sara Warren, Alton Higgins and Kathryn Higgins, owner(s), 7401 Conkle Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236-2601, consisting of a Time Share Interval Unit more particularly described as::
A portion of all those tracts, lots or parcels of land together with improvements thereon, situate, lying and being in a portion of either Land Lots 169, 170, 195 or 196 of the Second Land District of Rabun County, Georgia, in the City of Sky Valley, and being designated as Week Number 18, Unit D, of TANGLEWOOD SKY VALLEY as shown upon a plat of survey recorded in Condominium Plat Book 1, pages 262-263, Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court, Rabun County, Georgia.
This conveyance is made subject to the Condominium Declarations recorded in the aforesaid Clerks Office in Deed Book O-7, pages 335-396, as amended by instrument of record in Deed Book S-19, pages 18-21, Rabun County records, which Declarations and the amendments thereto are incorporated herein by reference.
Together with a vested remainder over of a 1/51 undivided interest for each week herein conveyed, in fee simple absolute as a tenant in common with other owners holding similar interest, all as provided in the said Condominium Declarations.
Rabun County Tax Map and Parcel Number: portion of 058D018
The said indebtedness has been and is hereby declared in default by reason of non-payment of said charges and assessments. The debts remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of satisfying the same and all expenses of this sale, including attorney's fees.
Said property will be sold as the property of Jack E. Warren, Sara Warren, Alton Higgins and Kathryn Higgins, the named owner(s), subject to any and all ad valorem taxes, the right of redemption of any taxing authority, any matters which might be disclosed by a current and accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, security instruments and any other matters of record superior to the indebtedness described herein.
The sale will be conducted subject to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.
The undersigned will execute a Deed Under Power of Sale to the purchaser at said sale. Dated this March, 11 2019.
TANGLEWOOD CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, INC., as attorney in fact for Jack E. Warren, Sara Warren, Alton Higgins and Kathryn Higgins. Howard S. Bush, 462 Telfair Street, Augusta, Georgia 30901, Telephone number 706-722-7574 shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify the terms of the indebtedness with the debtors.
BUSH LAW FIRM, P.C., 462 Telfair StreetAugusta, Georgia 30901
(706) 722-7574
THIS LAW FIRM IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT ON BEHALF OF THE ABOVE- REFERENCED ASSOCIATION AND ANY INFORMATION WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
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NOTICE OF INTENT TO DISSOLVE
Notice is given that a notice of intent to dissolve Dawson Construction of Rabun Inc, a Georgia corporation with its registered office at 1602 Timpson Cove Rd., Clayton, GA 30525 has been delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code.
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CITATION
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF
RABUN COUNTY
GEORGIA
Docket No. 2019-CV-0069-C IN REM
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
VS.
0.180 acres of land; and Brenda R. Fountain;
Estate of Robert L. Fountain;
Heirs of the Estate of Robert L. Fountain, and
Sandy J. Smith, Rabun County Tax
Commissioner, individually
The said named persons and any and all other persons known and unknown claiming any right, title, power, interest, ownership, equity, claim or demand in and to the lands hereinafter described, and all occupants, tenants, lessees, licensees and all holders, owners and users of ways and easements in, across, over and under said land are hereby notified, under the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-4 through 32-3-19, providing for the exercise of the power of eminent domain by the State of Georgia, or any of its subdivisions, or by any county of such State, as follows:
That the above stated case, being a condemnation in rem against the property hereinafter described, was filed in said Court on the 19th day of March, 2019; That, in accordance with provisions of the aforesaid Official Code, a Declaration of Taking, duly authorized and properly executed as provided by the Official Code, has been made and filed in said case, declaring the necessity for and exercising the power of taking the said described lands for State-aid public road purposes, thereby vesting the title to same in the Department of Transportation; and, in pursuance of
Parcel No. 28 19.
such authority, the Department of Transportation has deposited with the Clerk of the Superior Court of said County $2,700.00 as the just compensation for the said lands described; and all persons claiming such fund or any interest therein, are hereby required to make known their claims to the Court;
In accordance with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the Plaintiff-Condemnor has prayed the Court for Immediate possession of said property, and all persons having any interest in or claim against such property, as above set forth, are required by the Order of the Judge of said Court to surrender possession of the property to the Department of Transportation no later than 30 days from filing of the Declaration of Taking.
That in accordance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 32-3-13 through 32-3-19, if the owner, or any of the owners, or any person having a claim against or interest in said property, shall be dissatisfied with the compensation, as estimated in the Declaration of Taking and deposited in Court, such person or persons, or any of them, shall have the right, at any time subsequent to the filing of the Declaration and the deposit of the fund into Court but not later than 30 days following the date of service as provided for in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-8 through 32-3-10 to file with the Court a notice of appeal, the same to be in writing and made a part of the record in the proceedings.
The said property, as thus affected, is described as follows:
SEE PAGES 20-A; 20-B FOR DESCRIPTION
This 4th day of April, 2019.
/s/ Amie Alderman
Chief Deputy Clerk Superior Court
RABUN COUNTY
Parcel No. 28
PROJECT NO.:EDS00-0441-00(028)Rabun County
P. I. NO.: 122090
PARCEL NO.: 2820.
PROPERTY OWNERS:Brenda R. Fountain; Estate of Robert L. Fountain;
Heirs of the Estate of Robert L. Fountain; and Sandy J. Smith, Rabun County Tax Commissioner
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 63 of the 2nd Land District of Rabun County, Georgia, being more particularly described as follows:
Beginning at a point 83.50 feet left of and opposite Station 173+00.00 on the construction centerline of SR 15/US 441 & 23 on Georgia Highway Project No. EDS00-0441-00(028); running thence N 39 2519.7 E a distance of 52.06 feet to a point 98.00 feet left of and opposite station 173+50.00 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence N 45 3959.2 E a distance of 179.65 feet to a point 112.00 feet left of and opposite station 175+50.00 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence N 59 0841.7 E a distance of 46.57 feet to a point 99.00 feet left of and opposite station 176+00.00 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 7 23; thence N 40 5750.2 E a distance of 51.89 feet to a point 98.00 feet left of and opposite station 176+57.56 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence N 71 0018.7 E a distance of 12.98 feet to a point 90.91 feet left of and opposite station 176+69.56 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence N 71 0027.4 E a distance of 19.73 feet to a point 79.87 feet left of and opposite station 176+87.44 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence southwesterly 261.890 feet along the arc of a curve (said curve having a radius of 721.498 feet and a chord distance of 260.454 feet on a bearing of S 45 1150.1 W) to the point 82.40 feet left of and opposite station 174+03.04 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence S 55 3543.6 W a distance of 99.00 feet back to the point of beginning. Containing 0.180 acres more or less.
Parcel No. 28 20-A.
Said described land being required right-of-way and is show on the attached plats marked Annex-1A.
The title, estate or interest in the above-described land, required by condemnor and now taken by condemnor for public use is as follows:
A fee simple interest is condemned for right-of-way being Parcel 28, as shown on the attached plats dated October 30, 2015, Sheet 18 last revised May 1, 2018, and Sheet 19 last revised May 1, 2018, attached hereto as Annex 1-A.
Parcel No. 28 20-B.
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NOTICE OF INCORPORATION
Notice is hereby given that articles of incorporation that will incorporate Elramey, Inc. have been delivered to the Secretary of State in accordance with Georgia Business Corporation Code. The initial registered office of the corporation is located at 150 Broken Wheel Lane, Lakemont, Georgia 30552 and its initial registered agent at such address is Leanna Elrod.
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CITATION
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
GEORGIA
DOCKET NO. 2019-CV-0083-S
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
VS.
0.417 acres of land; and
Donald C. Ledford, Heirs at Law of Hattie Sue Ledford Reese (Reece); Selma Deanne Ledford Raby; Tammy Ledford Stiles as Heir at Law of Harold L. Ledford; Weldon M. Phillips as Executor of the Macon County, North Carolina Estate of Derold G. Ledford; and Charles H. Raby, individually.
The said named persons and any and all other persons known and unknown claiming any right, title, power, interest, ownership, equity, claim or demand in and to the lands hereinafter described, and all occupants, tenants, lessees, licensees and all holders, owners and users of ways and easements in, across, over and under said land are hereby notified, under the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-4 through 32-3-19, providing for the exercise of the power of eminent domain by the State of Georgia, or any of its subdivisions, or by any county of such State, as follows:
That the above stated case, being a condemnation in rem against the property hereinafter described, was filed in said Court on the 8th day of APRIL, 2019; That, in accordance with provisions of the aforesaid Official Code, a Declaration of Taking, duly authorized and properly executed as provided by the Official Code, has been made and filed in said case, declaring the necessity for and exercising the power of taking the said described lands for State-aid public road purposes, thereby vesting the title to same in the Department of Transportation; and, in pursuance of
Parcel No. 173 19.
such authority, the Department of Transportation has deposited with the Clerk of the Superior Court of said County $39,900.00 as the just compensation for the said lands described; and all persons claiming such fund or any interest therein, are hereby required to make known their claims to the Court;
In accordance with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the Plaintiff-Condemnor has prayed the Court for Immediate possession of said property, and all persons having any interest in or claim against such property, as above set forth, are required by the Order of the Judge of said Court to surrender possession of the property to the Department of Transportation no later than 30 days from filing of the Declaration of Taking.
That in accordance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 32-3-13 through 32-3-19, if the owner, or any of the owners, or any person having a claim against or interest in said property, shall be dissatisfied with the compensation, as estimated in the Declaration of Taking and deposited in Court, such person or persons, or any of them, shall have the right, at any time subsequent to the filing of the Declaration and the deposit of the fund into Court but not later than 30 days following the date of service as provided for in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-8 through 32-3-10 to file with the Court a notice of appeal, the same to be in writing and made a part of the record in the proceedings.
The said property, as thus affected, is described
as follows:
SEE PAGE 20-A & 20-B FOR DESCRIPTION
This 8th day of APRIL, 2019.
Amy Alderman, Deputy Clerk
Clerk Superior Court
RABUN COUNTY
Parcel No. 17320.
PROJECT NO.
EDS00-0441-00(028) Rabun County
P. I. NO.: 122090
PARCEL NO.: 173
DATE OF R/W PLANS: June 30, 2016
REQUIRED R/W: 0.417 acres of land
PROPERTY OWNERS: Donald C. Ledford, Heirs at Law of Hattie Sue Ledford Reese (Reece); Selma Deanne Ledford Raby; Tammy Ledford Stiles as Heir at Law of Harold L. Ledford; Weldon M. Phillips as Executor of the Macon County, North Carolina Estate of Derold G. Ledford; and Charles H. Raby.
RIGHT OF WAY
ALL THAT TRACT or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 191, 2nd District, Rabun County, Georgia, being shown described within on the attached plats marked Annex 1-A and being more particularly described as follows:
Beginning at a point 37.00 feet right of and opposite station 492+40.69 on the construction centerline of SR 15/US 441 & 23 on Georgia Highway Project No. EDS00-0441-00(028); running thence N 13 57'37.9" E a distance of 313.28 feet to a point 37.00 feet right of and opposite station 495+53.97 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence N 50 49'39.9" E a distance of 166.04 feet to a point 15.45 feet right of and opposite station 11+58.96 on said construction centerline laid out for Lamb Rd.; thence S 14 27'58.1" W a distance of 11.22 feet to a point 22.00 feet right of and opposite station 11+49.85 on said construction centerline laid out for Lamb Rd.; thence S 50 11'04.8" W a distance of 13.85 feet to a point 22.00 feet right of and opposite station 11+36.00 on said construction centerline laid out for Lamb Rd.; thence S 49 18'49.8" W a distance of 66.46 feet to a point 31.00 feet right of and opposite station 10+78.00 on said construction centerline laid out for Lamb Rd.; thence S 13 37'20.2" W a distance of 20.22 feet to a point 90.00 feet right of and opposite station 495+90.00 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence S 30 39'35.5" W a distance of 41.76 feet to a point 78.00 feet right of and opposite station 495+50.00 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence S 6 33'13.3" W a distance of 100.84 feet to a point 91.00 feet right of and opposite station 494+50.00 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence S 13 57'38.2" W a distance of 150.00 feet to a point 91.00 feet right of and opposite station 493+00.00 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence S 31 02'21.8" E a distance of 15.56 feet to a point 102.00 feet right of and opposite station 492+89.00 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23;
Parcel No. 173 20-A
thence S 2 21'14.5" E a distance of 17.12 feet to a point 106.81 feet right of and opposite station 492+72.57 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence S 81 40'06.1" W a distance of 41.09 feet to a point 68.79 feet right of and opposite station 492+56.98 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence S 64 35'03.3" W a distance of 23.70 feet to a point 50.47 feet right of and opposite station 492+41.95 on said construction centerline laid out for SR 15/US 441 & 23; thence N 81 21'56.1" W a distance of 13.53 feet back to the point of beginning. Said tract containing 0.417 acres, more or less.
The title, estate or interest in the above described land required by Condemnor and now taken by Condemnor for public use is as follows: Fee simple to the above described land being shown described within on the attached plats dated October 30, 2015; last revised: Sheet No. 121 on June 27, 2018; Sheet No. 122 on August 31, 2017; and attached hereto as Annex 1-A.
Parcel No. 173 20-B
Filed in Office of Clerk Superior Court, Rabun County, Georgia. This 8th day ofApril, 2019.
Holly E. Henry-Perry, Clerk
Rabun County Superior Court
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NOTICE OF INTENT TO
INCORPORATE
Notice is given that Articles of Incorporation which will incorporate Oinkers, LLC, will be delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code (O.C.G.A. 14-2-202.1).
The initial registered office of the corporation will be located at 40 Jiles Drive, Clayton, Georgia 30525 and its initial registered agent at such address is Billy Neal Crump, Jr.
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GEORGIA, RABUN COUNTY
NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the estate of Sonya Anderson Williams, deceased, late of Rabun County, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned, according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are hereby required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.
This the 1st day of April, 2019.
Jordan H. Proctor & Benjamin E. Proctor, Co-Executors of the Estate of Sonya Anderson Williams, deceased.
C/O M. Jeremy Lynch, P.C., PO Box 71266, Albany, GA 31708, (229) 435-1456
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Because of a default under the terms of the Security Deed executed by Bruce J. Sprich and Deborah A. Sprich to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for IBERIABANK Mortgage Company dated August 31, 2012, and recorded in Deed Book T38, Page 81, Rabun County Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to Wells Fargo Bank N.A. securing a Note in the original principal amount of $216,047.00, the holder thereof pursuant to said Deed and Note thereby secured has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable and, pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed, will on the first Tuesday, May 7, 2019, during the legal hours of sale, before the Courthouse door in said County, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the property described in said Deed, to-wit:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 119 OF THE THIRD LAND DISTRICT OF RABUN COUNTY, GEORGIA AND BEING DESIGNATED AS LOT 29, CONSISTING OF 0.75 ACRE OF HIGHLANDS TOPS ONE, PHASE II, ALL AS MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED ACCORDING TO THAT CERTAIN PLAT OF SURVEY DATED MAY 17, 2010, PREPARED BY WILLIAM F. ROLADER, GEORGIA REGISTERED LAND SURVEYOR NO. 2042, SAID SURVEY BEING RECORDED IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF RABUN SUPERIOR COURT IN PLAT BOOK 60, PAGE 271. SAID SURVEY IS INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE FOR A FULL AND COMPLETE DESCRIPTION OF THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED LANDS.
THERE IS ALSO CONVEYED A PERPETUAL, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT OVER AND ACROSS THE SUBDIVISION ROADS AS SHOWN ON THOSE PLATS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 28, PAGE 74, AND PLAT BOOK 28, PAGE 134, RABUN COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING ACCESS, INGRESS AND EGRESS TO AND FROM THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED LOT.
THIS CONVEYANCE IS MADE SUBJECT TO THE DECLARATION OF PROTECTIVE COVENANTS, HIGHLANDS TOPS ONE OF HEATHERSTONE AT FORD MOUNTAIN RECORDED IN DEED BOOK D-15, PAGES 671-682 IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF RABUN SUPERIOR COURT.
THERE IS ALSO CONVEYED ALL OF THE EASEMENT RIGHTS CONTAINED IN THAT CERTAIN WATER AGREEMENT DATED JANUARY 29, 2004, EXECUTED BY FORD MOUNTAIN INVESTMENTS, INC. AND THOMAS H. SWARTZ AND PATRICIA A. SWARTZ AND RECORDED IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF RABUN SUPERIOR COURT IN DEED BOOK T-25, PAGE 419.
THIS CONVEYANCE IS MADE SUBJECT TO THE TERMS, CONDITIONS, OBLIGATIONS AND EASEMENT RIGHTS CONTAINED IN THAT CERTAIN WATER AGREEMENT DATED JANUARY 29, 2004, EXECUTED BY FORD MOUNTAIN INVESTMENTS, INC. AND THOMAS H. SWARTZ AND PATRICIA A. SWARTZ AND RECORDED IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF RABUN SUPERIOR COURT IN DEED BOOK T-25, PAGE 419.
THIS CONVEYANCE IS MADE SUBJECT TO THE EASEMENT RIGHTS OF OTHERS TO USE THAT CERTAIN GRAVEL DRIVE AND EASEMENT AREA THIRTY (30) FEET IN WIDTH FOR ACCESS, INGRESS AND EGRESS TO AND FROM ADJACENT LANDS, SAID EASEMENT AREA BEING SHOWN UPON A PLAT OF SURVEY RECORDED IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF RABUN SUPERIOR COURT IN PLAT BOOK 60, PAGE 271.
Said property is known as 157 Crystal Lane, # 1055, Dillard, GA 30537, together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any.
Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not now due and payable), the right of redemption of any taxing authority, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.
The proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness and all expenses of said sale as provided in said Deed, and the balance, if any, will be distributed as provided by law.
The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the secured creditor.
The property is or may be in the possession of Bruce J. Sprich and Deborah A. Sprich, successor in interest or tenant(s). Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as Attorney-in-Fact for Bruce J. Sprich and Deborah A. Sprich
File no. 19-073101
SHAPIRO PENDERGAST & HASTY, LLP* Attorneys and Counselors at Law
211 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E., Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30346
770-220-2535/JP
shapiroandhasty.com
*THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
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NOTICE TO FORECLOSE RIGHT TO REDEEM
TO:
Nancy J. Hampson
Post Office Box 309
Tiger, Georgia 30576

Edward Ray Hampson, Jr.
Post Office Box 309
Tiger, Georgia 30576
TAKE NOTICE THAT:
The right to redeem the following described property, to wit:
Parcel No. T002-029
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being a part of Land Lot 37 of the Fifth Land District of Rabun County, Georgia, being more particularly described as follows, to wit: For a full and complete description of the real property being hereby conveyed, reference is hereby had and made to a plat of survey dated September 7, 1993 and prepared by T. Lamar Edwards, Georgia Registered Surveyor Number 1837. The real property being hereby conveyed in Lot 9 and 10, Block 2 of the Lovell-Warlick Subdivision. Said plat is of record in Plat Book 43, Page 62, in the Office of the Clerk of Rabun Superior Court. Reference to said plat and the record thereof is for the express purpose of incorporating herein its description of said Lots 9 and 10, Block 2, of Lovell-Warlick Subdivision as depicted thereon.
NOTE: Said above described tract or parcel of land adjoins Hudson Street, a public street.
NOTE: Reference is had and made to a Survivorship Warranty Deed dated September 3, 1993 from Nancy Dalton Short to Nancy Dalton Short and Edward Ray Hampson, Jr.
will expire and be forever foreclosed and barred on and after the 14th day of June , 2019.
The Tax Sale Deed to which this notice relates is dated the 6th day of June, 2017, and is recorded in the office of the clerk of the Superior Court of Rabun County, Georgia, in Deed Book D-44, Page 157.
The property may be redeemed at any time before the 14th day of June, 2019, by payment of the redemption price as fixed and provided by law to the undersigned at the following address:
Johnnie M. Robinson
Post Office Box 64
Tiger, Georgia 30576
Phone: (706) 782-2273
Please be governed accordingly.
This 12th day of April, 2019.
Johnnie M. Robinson (L.S.)
Albert O. English, Attorney
For: Johnnie M. Robinson, 17 Chechero Street, Clayton, GA 30525
(706) 782- 4285
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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the estate of Bernard Terry Thornton late of Rabun County, deceased, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment.
This 5th day of April, 2019
Name: Mary Lou Thornton
Title: Executor
Address: One West Court Square, Ste 750, Decatur, GA 30030
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF Vernon Otis Burnette, DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 4546
NOTICE
IN RE: Petition for Discharge of Personal Representative
TO: the beneficiaries under the will, and to whom it may concern:
This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above-referenced Petition, in this Court on or before April 29, 2019.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Lillian W. Garrett, Judge of the Probate Court By: Savannah B. Dixon, Clerk of the Probate Court, 25 Courthouse Square, Suite 215, Clayton, GA 30525, 706-782-3614
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Charles T. Crompton, deceased, are hereby notified to make immediate payment to the undersigned and all creditors of said decedent are hereby notified to render their claims to the undersigned. This the 9th day of April, 2019. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
(Elizabeth A Crompton acting as Executrix of the Charles T. Crompton estate.) Address: 559 Killearney Way G102, Clayton, GA 30525, Telephone: (706) 982-0981
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IN THE JUVENILE COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN THE INTEREST OF: E. L.,
DOB: 2-22-17, SEX: MALE, A MINOR CHILD.
CASE NO. 2019-JU-0011
NOTICE OF EFFECT OF TERMINATION JUDGMENT AND SUMMONS
TO: Macy Lampros, mother, Donovan Drake, putative father and John Doe or any potential putative father of the above-named child.
The foregoing Petition for Termination of Parental Rights of the parents the above named minor child having been filed on January 22, 2019, the petition that alleges abuse and/or neglect and a copy of the Petition may be obtained from the Rabun County Clerk of Court at the Rabun County Courthouse, Clayton, Georgia.
Notice is hereby given to the parents of the above-named child to be in and appear at 9:00 a.m. on the 20th day of May, 2019, and 9:00 am on August 5th, 2019 at the Rabun County Courthouse, 25 Courthouse Square, Clayton, Georgia, to answer the allegations of the above-styled petition requesting termination of parental rights for the above-named minor child.
The effect of an order terminating parental rights under O.C.G.A. Title 15, Chapter 11, Article 4 is without limit as to duration and terminates all the parents rights and obligations with respect to the child and all rights and obligations of the child to the parents arising from the parental relationship, including rights of inheritance.
The parents are not thereafter entitled to notice of proceedings for the adoption of the child r, nor have the parents any rights to object to the adoption or otherwise to participate in the proceedings. The effects of said termination are as stated in O.C.G.A. 15-11-261. To the putative or biological fathers listed above, please be advised that you shall lose all rights to the above-named child and will not be entitled to object to the termination of your rights to the said child, unless, within 30 days of receipt of this notice you file: (1) A petition to legitimate the child pursuant to Code Section 19-7-22; and (2) Notice of the filing of the petition to legitimate with this Court in the above-styled action. As a party to the proceedings, you are entitled to counsel in the proceedings, and the Court will appoint counsel for you if you are indigent.
The Hon. B. Nichole Carswell, Judge of Rabun Juvenile Court, April 10, 2019. The Hon. B. Nichole Carswell, Judge, Rabun Juvenile Courts.
Filed in Office of Clerk Juvenile Court, Rabun County, Georgia. This 12th day of April, 2019. Holly E. Henry-Perry, Clerk
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