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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Cleo J. Corsi, 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 18th day of September, 2018. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
(Gypsy Alderman acting as Executrix of the Cleo J. Corsi estate.) Address: 43 C Way Up Way, Clayton, GA 30525, Telephone: (706) 782-9273
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF Stacy Elaine Dooley Boozer Middleton, DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 4569
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
TO: GUARDIAN AD LITEM FOR MINOR CHILDREN, W.M. AND A.M.
and to whom it may concern:
Jason Middleton and Patrick Middleton have petitioned to be appointed Administrators of the estate of Stacy Elaine Dooley Boozer Middleton, 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 October 25, 2018.
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 30552, Telephone Number: 706-782-3614
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RABUN COUNTY BOARD OF
COMMISSIONERS
NOTICE OF HEARING TO ALL
INTERESTED PERSONS AND
PARTIES
A hearing will be held in the Rabun County Courthouse at 6:00 before the Rabun County Board of Commissioners on the 23rd day of October, 2018 concerning a proposed amendment to the RABUN COUNTY OFFICIAL ZONING ORDINANCE. This hearing is held under the authority granted by Article XIV of said Ordinance.
For the purpose of Kingwood International Resort requesting to change PUD Plans for lots for park model homes, cabins and condos for 7.65 acres. At the hearing any interested parties may present data, make a statement or offer a viewpoint or argument, either orally or in writing. Lengthy statements shall be submitted in writing for the official record. Oral statements shall be concise to afford all an opportunity to be heard.
RABUN COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF Claire Margaret Keane, DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 4570
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
TO: whom it may concern:
R. Bruce Russell, Sr. has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Claire Margaret Keane, 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 October 29, 2018.
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 Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. 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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NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE AND RIGHT TO REDEEM
State of Georgia
Rabun County
To:
1.Resident/Occupant of Real Property Described Below
2.Estate of Oma Woodall McKay
3.Unknown Heirs of Oma Woodall McKay
4.Estate of Maury McKay a/k/a Marry McKay
5.Unknown Heirs of Maury McKay a/k/a Marry McKay
6.Betty McKay Ezzard
7.David McKay
8.Bill McKay
9.Ann McKay Quina
10.Louise McKay Arvey
11.Randy McKay
12.Joey McKay
13.Marsha McKay
14.Betty McKay Demore
15.Barbara Dockins McKay
16.Donald McKay
17.Claudette McKay Whitmore
18.Lucille McKay
19.Cathy McKay
20.Loyd Ray McKay
21.Bud Howard McKay
Take notice that:
The right to redeem the following property together will expire and be forever foreclosed and barred on and after November 23, 2018. The property is that certain tract, parcel of land, and the improvements thereon in Rabun County, Georgia as follows:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in land lot 7 of the Fifth Land District of Rabun County, Georgia and being 1.33 acres as described upon a plat of survey dated April 5, 2016 prepared by A. Wayne Worsham, Georgia Registered Land Surveyor No. 3073, said survey being recorded in the office of the Clerk of Rabun Superior Court in Plat Book 63, Page 338. Said survey is incorporated herein by reference for a full and complete description of the above-described lands.
The above described lands are all of the lands conveyed by tax sale deed to Equity Trust Company Custodian for Benefit of John D. Boshart IRA recorded in the office of the Clerk of Rabun Superior Court in Deed Book J-40, Pages 533-534.
The tax deed to which this notice relates is dated the October 1, 2013 and is recorded in the Office of the Superior Court Clerk of Rabun County, Georgia, in Deed Book J40, Pages 533-534. The property may be redeemed at any time before November 23, 2018, by payment of the redemption price as fixed and provided by law to the undersigned at the following address:
Jeff Golomb, Esq., Gomez & Golomb LLC, 270 Carpenter Drive Ste 200
Atlanta, GA 30328, 404-835-8075
Please be governed accordingly.
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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE PETITION OF: Virginia Wood Montgomery
CASE# 2018-CV-0237-S
PUBLIC NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that Virginia Wood Montgomery has filed a petition in the Superior Court of Rabun County on the 12th day of September, 2018, for an order changing her/his name from Virginia Wood Montgomery to Woodie Morris Montgomery.
Any interested or affected party may file objections to the petition within thirty days from the date of filing said petition, else said Order shall be granted as prayed for.
Filed in Office of Clerk Superior Court, Rabun County, Georgia.
This the 12th day of September, 2018.
Holly E. Henry-Perry, Clerk of Superior Court, Rabun County, Georgia
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RABUN COUNTY BOARD OF
COMMISSIONERS
NOTICE OF HEARING TO ALL
INTERESTED PERSONS AND
PARTIES
A hearing will be held in the Rabun County Courthouse at 6:00 before the Rabun County Board of Commissioners on the 23rd day of October, 2018 concerning a proposed amendment to the RABUN COUNTY OFFICIAL ZONING ORDINANCE. This hearing is held under the authority granted by Article XIV of said Ordinance.
For the purpose of Don Joiner requesting a variance from the 15-foot right-of-way on Dalton Rd.
At the hearing any interested parties may present data, make a statement or offer a viewpoint or argument, either orally or in writing. Lengthy statements shall be submitted in writing for the official record. Oral statements shall be concise to afford all an opportunity to be heard.
RABUN COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
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RABUN COUNTY BOARD OF
COMMISSIONERS
NOTICE OF HEARING TO ALL
INTERESTED PERSONS AND
PARTIES
A hearing will be held in the Rabun County Courthouse at 6:00 before the Rabun County Board of Commissioners on the 23rd day of October, 2018 concerning a proposed amendment to the RABUN COUNTY OFFICIAL ZONING ORDINANCE. This hearing is held under the authority granted by Article XIV of said Ordinance.
For the purpose of Frank and Bethany Weisser requesting a variance from the 25-foot setback on Lot 184 at Heavens Landing.
At the hearing any interested parties may present data, make a statement or offer a viewpoint or argument, either orally or in writing. Lengthy statements shall be submitted in writing for the official record. Oral statements shall be concise to afford all an opportunity to be heard.
RABUN COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
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NOTICE OF INTENT TO
VOLUNTARILY DISSOLVE A
CORPORATION
Notice is given that a notice of intent to dissolve the Rabun County Music Festival Association, a Georgia nonprofit corporation with its office in Dillard, Georgia, will be delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Nonprofit Corporation Code.
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Lester Foster, 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 5th day of October, 2018. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
(Jay Thomas Foster acting as Executor of the Lester Foster estate.) Address: 6051 Devonshire Dr., Flowery Branch, GA 30542, Telephone: (404) 889-705
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Robert John Levins, 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 4th day of October, 2018. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
(Brenda Myers Levins acting as Exectrix of the Robert John Levins estate.) Address: 368 Toole St., Clayton, GA 30525, Telephone: (901) 679-8557
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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, RABUN COUNTY
By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from SANDRA P HOOD to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS INC AS NOMINEE FOR AMERICAN ADVISORS GROUP, dated October 7, 2011, recorded October 21, 2011, in Deed Book R37, Page 692-704, Rabun County, Georgia Records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of Two Hundred Twenty-Three Thousand Five Hundred and 00/100 dollars ($223,500.00), with interest thereon as provided for therein, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned and transferred to Finance of America Reverse, LLC., there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the Rabun County Courthouse, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2018, 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 20 OF THE 2ND LAND DISTRICT OF RABUN COUNTY, GEORGIA, AND BEING UNIT #10 OF GINGER CREEK ONE CONDOMINIUM. PLAT OF SURVEY FOR GINGER CREEK ONE CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, INC., DATED AUGUST 17, 2000 AND PREPARED BY T. LAMAR EDWARDS & ASSOCIATES, INC., GEORGIA REGISTERED LAND SURVEYOR NO. 1837, IS OF RECORD IN PLAT BOOK 45, PAGE 268 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.
Said legal description being controlling, however the property is more commonly known as 300 GINGER CREEK LANE #303, CLAYTON, GA 30525.
The indebtedness secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of default under the terms of said Security Deed and Note. The indebtedness remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same, all expenses of the sale, including attorneys fees (notice to collect same having been given) and all other payments provided for under the terms of the Security Deed and Note.
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: 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 Security Deed.
To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the owner and party in possession of the property is SANDRA P HOOD, or tenants(s).
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 holder of the Security Deed.
Please note that, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2, you are not entitled by law to an amendment or modification of the terms of your loan. The entity having full authority to negotiate, amend or modify all terms of the loan (although not required by law to do so) is: Reverse Mortgage Solutions, Inc., Loss Mitigation Dept., 14405 Walters Road, Suite 200, Houston, TX 77014, Telephone Number: 866-503-5559.
FINANCE OF AMERICA REVERSE, LLC. as Attorney in Fact for SANDRA P HOOD.
THE BELOW LAW FIRM MAY BE HELD TO BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR, UNDER FEDERAL LAW. IF SO, ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
Attorney Contact: Rubin Lublin, LLC, 3145 Avalon Ridge Place, Suite 100, Peachtree Corners, GA 30071, Telephone Number: (877) 813-0992 Case No. RMU-18-05051-1
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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 Carol J. Parker and Mary Parker to United States of America acting through the Rural Housing Service or successor agency, United States Department of Agriculture, dated August 05, 2010 and recorded on August 09, 2010 in DEED Book i36, Page 620, 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 One Hundred Fifteen Thousand Five Hundred Forty-Seven and 00/100 dollars ($115,547.00) with interest thereon as provided therein, 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 of November, 2018, 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 79 of the 2nd Land District, in the City of Mountain City, Rabun County, Georgia, designated as Tract 2, containing 0.25 acre, more or less, as shown on a plat of survey prepared for Bill Cathey by William F. Rolader, R.S., under date of July 8, 2005, a copy of said plat being of record in the office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Rabun County, Georgia, in Plat Book 58, Page 406, to which said plat and the record thereof reference is hereby made for a more complete description.
Said property may more commonly be known as 29 Fisher Avenue, Mountain City, GA 30562.
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 attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given).
The individual or entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the loan is United States of America acting through Rural Development or successor agency, United States Department of Agriculture, USDA RURAL DEVELOPMENT, RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, 1400 INDEPENDENCE AVE., SW, RM 5014, STOP 0701, WASHINGTON, DC 20250-0701; (800) 414-1226.
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 Carol J. Parker and Mary Parker 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.
United States of America acting through Rural Development or successor agency, United States Department of Agriculture as Attorney-in-Fact for Carol J. Parker and Mary Parker. Contact: Padgett Law Group: 6267 Old Water Oak Road, Suite 203, Tallahassee, FL 32312; (850) 422-2520
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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER, RABUN COUNTY
Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Christopher T. Ammons, Amanda G. Ammons and Gary D. Ammons to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for MetLife Home Loans, a Divison of MetLife Bank, N.A. dated 9/11/2009 and recorded in Deed Book K35 Page 501 Rabun County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $ 112,922.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Rabun County, Georgia (or such other area as designated by Order of the Superior Court of said county), within the legal hours of sale on November 6, 2018 (being the first Tuesday of said month unless said date falls on a Federal Holiday, in which case being the first Wednesday of said month), the following described property:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 36 OF THE SECOND LAND DISTRICT OF RABUN COUNTY, GEORGIA, BEING IN THE CITY OF CLAYTON, CANNON SUBDIVISION, AND BEING MORE FULLY DESCRIBED AS LOT 6 CONTAINING 0.49 ACRES OF LAND ACCORDING TO THAT CERTAIN PLAT OF SURVEY DATED February 20, 1994, PREPARED BY WILLIAM F. ROLADER, GEORGIA REGISTERED SURVEYOR NO. 2042, SAID PLAT BEING RECORDED IN RABUN COUNTY, GEORGIA DEED RECORDS IN PLAT BOOK 34, PAGE 205. SAID LANDS HAVE A DWELLING HOUSE SITUATED THEREON. REFERENCE IS HAD AND MADE FOR THE EXPRESS PURPOSE OF INCORPORATING ITS DESCRIPTION HEREIN.
THE PROPERTY HEREIN CONVEYED IS SUBJECT TO THAT GEORGIA POWER EASEMENT RECORDED IN DEED BOOK W-4, PAGE 65, CLERK'S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT.
THIS IS THE SAME PROPERTY PREVIOUSLY CONVEYED BY WARRANTY DEED DATED July 7, 1971 FROM JACK R. CORN AND JOAN M. CORN TO BOBBY JOE HOLT AND DORIS MAE HOLT AND RECORDED IN DEED BOOK T-4, PAGE 373, CLERK'S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT.
The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed.
The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Security Deed and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given).
Said property is commonly known as 331 N Valley Street, Clayton, GA 30525 together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are): Christopher Ammons and Amanda Ammons or tenant or tenants.
JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.
JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA, Homeowner's Assistance Department, 3415 Vision Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43219
1-866-550-5705
Note, however, that such entity or individual is not required by law to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the loan.
Said property will be sold subject to: (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) unpaid water or sewage bills that constitute a lien against the property whether due and payable or not yet due and payable and which may not be of record, (c) the right of redemption of any taxing authority, (d) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (e) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.
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. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and non-judicial 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 immediately above.
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association as agent and Attorney in Fact for Christopher T. Ammons, Amanda G. Ammons and Gary D. Ammons
Aldridge Pite, LLP, 15 Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7637. 1031-895A
THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF Rabun
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Pursuant to the power of sale contained in the Security Deed executed by LINDA A. WATTS AND MARTIN L. WATTS to CITIZENS FIDELITY MORTGAGE CORP in the original principal amount of $101,250.00 dated October 24, 2001 and recorded in Deed Book O-21, Page 22, Rabun County records, said Security Deed being last transferred to CITIBANK, N.A. AS OWNER TRUSTEE OF NEW RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST 2017-6 in Deed Book I45, Page 81, Rabun County records, the undersigned will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, before the Courthouse door in said County, or at such other place as lawfully designated, within the legal hours of sale, on November 06, 2018, the property in said Security Deed and described as follows:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 79 OF THE FIFTH LAND DISTRICT OF RABUN COUNTY, GEORGIA, AND BEING KNOWN AS TRACT 3 CONTAINING 6.96 ACRES AS MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED ACCORDING TO THAT CERTAIN PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED FOR THE WILLIAM M. WATTS ESTATE BY HUBERT LOVELL, GEORGIA REGISTERED SURVEYOR NO. 1553, DATED 9-9-81 AND REVISED 11-16-81, AND BEING RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 23, PAGE 259, CLERK'S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT, REFERENCE TO SAID PLAT BEING FOR THE EXPRESS PURPOSE OF INCORPORATING ITS DESCRIPTION HEREIN.
CONVEYED HEREWITH IS THAT CERTAIN WELL EASEMENT AND AGREEMENT RECORDED IN DEED BOOK___, PAGES ___, CLERK'S OFFICE OF RABUN COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT.
CONVEYED HEREWITH IS THE RIGHT FOR INGRESS AND EGRESS OVER AND ACROSS THAT ROAD EXTENDIING FROM BRIDGE CREEK ROAD TO THE TRACT HEREIN CONVEYED AS STATED IN THAT ORDER AND FINAL DECREE DATED FEBRUARY 16, 1987 AND RECORDED IN DEED BOOK Q-10, PAGES 582-593, CLERK'S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT.
THE PROPERTY HEREIN CONVEYED IS SUBJECT TO THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS TO USE THAT DRIVE BORDERING THE EASTERN BOUNDARY OF TRACT 3 FOR THE PURPOSE OF INGRESS AND EGRESS AS SPECIFIED IN THE AFOREMENTIONED ORDER AND FINAL DECREE.
Said property being known as: 258 SAW MILL LN, TIGER, GA 30576
To the best of the undersigned's knowledge, the party or parties in possession of said property is/are LINDA A. WATTS AND MARTIN L. WATTS or tenant(s).
The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due and payable because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as provided for in the Note and said Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of sale, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given).
Said property will be sold subject to the following: (1) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not yet due and payable); (2) the right of redemption of any taxing authority; (3) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property; and (4) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.
Said sale will be conducted subject to the following: (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.
The name, address, and telephone number of the individual or entity who has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage is as follows: Nationstar Mortgage LLC d/b/a Mr. Cooper 8950 Cypress Waters Blvd. Coppell, TX, 75019 1-888-480-2432. Note that pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2, the above individual or entity is not required by law to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of the mortgage.
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED MAY BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
CITIBANK, N.A., NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY BUT SOLELY AS OWNER TRUSTEE FOR NEW RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST 2017-6, as Attorney-in-Fact for LINDA A. WATTS AND MARTIN L. WATTS
RAS Crane LLC 10700 Abbotts Bridge Road Suite 170 Duluth, GA 30097 Phone: 470.321.7112,
Firm File No. 18-172867 - AnM
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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, RABUN COUNTY
By virtue of the Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed given from Michael Wesley Tolman to Citizens Fidelity Mortgage Corp, dated 03/22/2004, recorded 03/23/2004 in Deed Book A26, Page 471, Rabun County, Georgia records, and as last assigned to Union Planters Mortgage, Inc. by virtue of assignment recorded in Deed Book C26, Page 154, Rabun County, Georgia records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the principal amount of NINETY THOUSAND AND 00/100 DOLLARS ($90,000.00), with interest thereon as provided for therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Rabun County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November 2018 by Regions Bank s/b/m Union Planters Bank, N.A. s/b/m Union Planters Mortgage, Inc., as Attorney in Fact for Michael Wesley Tolman, 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 47 OF THE 4TH DISTRICT OF RABUN COUNTY, GEORGIA, BEING TRACT 6 CONTAINING 3.69 ACRES AS SHOWN ON THAT CERTAIN PLAT OF SURVEY DATED MAY 2, 2000, PREPARED BY WILLIAM F. ROLADER, GEORGIA REGISTERED SURVEYOR NO. 2042, SAID PLAT BEING RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 51, PAGE 168, CLERK`S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT. REFERENCE IS HEREBY HAD AND MADE TO SAID PLAT OF SURVEY FOR A FULL AND COMPLETE DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY HEREIN CONVEYED. CONVEYED HEREWITH IS A PERPETUAL EASEMENT OVER AND ACROSS THOSE ROADS EXTENDING FROM U.S. HIGHWAY 76 TO THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED TRACT 6 FOR THE PURPOSE OF INGRESS AND EGRESS. SAID ROAD IS SHOWN UPON THAT CERTAIN PLAT OF SURVEY RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 16, PAGE 145 AND PLAT BOOK 16, PAGE 146, CLERK`S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT, FURTHER, CONVEYED HEREWITH IS THE RIGHT, IF ANY, FOR INGRESS AND EGRESS OVER AND ACROSS THAT 10` ASPHALT DRIVE EXTENDING FROM SHERWOOD LANE TO TRACT 6 AS SHOWN ON PLAT BOOK 51, PAGE 168, CLERK`S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT. FURTHER, THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED TRACT 6 IS CONVEYED WITH THE RIGHTS AND SUBJECT TO THE EASEMENT AND DUTIES CONTAINED IN THAT CERTAIN WATER RIGHTS AND EASEMENT AGREEMENT DATED APRIL 30, 1991, RECORDED IN DEED BOOK C-13, PAGE 274, CLERK`S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT. SAID EASEMENT AGREEMENT PERTAINS TO A WELL LOCATED UPON THE PROPERTY HEREIN CONVEYED AND SHOWN UPON THAT CERTAIN PLAT OF SURVEY RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 29, PAGE 191, AFOREMENTIONED RECORDS. THE PROPERTY HEREIN CONVEYED IS SUBJECT TO THOSE CERTAIN RESTRICTIONS RECORDED SEPTEMBER 2, 1981 AND RECORDED IN DEED BOOK A-8, PAGE 484, CLERK`S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT. IN ADDITION, THE PROPERTY HEREIN CONVEYED IS SUBJECT TO THAT CERTAIN EASEMENT TO GEORGIA POWER RECORDED IN DEED BOOK N-8, PAGE 528, CLERK`S OFFICE, RABUN SUPERIOR COURT, SAME BEING FOR THE PURPOSE OF EXTENDING UTILITIES ALONG THE EXISTING ROADS ONLY. FURTHER, THE PROPERTY HEREIN CONVEYED IS SUBJECT TO THAT PORTION OF SAME LYING AND BEING WITHIN THE ROADWAY EASEMENTS AND DRIVEWAY EASEMENT SHOWN UPON THE ABOVEREFERENCED PLATS OF SURVEY, AND THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS TO USE SAID EASEMENTS. NOTE: THE PROPERTY HEREIN CONVEYED IS THAT IMPROVED PROPERTY KNOWN AS 548 SHERWOOD LANE ACCORDING TO THE PRESENT SYSTEM OF NUMBERING HOUSES IN RABUN COUNTY, GEORGIA. TAX ID#: 064 023 SUBJECT TO ANY EASEMENTS OR RESTRICTIONS OF RECORD.PARCEL ID NUMBER: 064-023.SUBJECT TO ANY EASEMENTS OR RESTRICTIONS OF RECORD.
Said property being known as 548 SHERWOOD LN , CLAYTON , GEORGIA 30525 according to the present numbering system in Rabun County.
The indebtedness secured by said Security Deed has been declared due because of default under the terms of said Security Deed and Note. The indebtedness remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same, all expenses of the sale, including attorneys' fees and all other payments provided for under the terms of the Security Deed and Note. Said property will be sold subject to the following items which may affect the title to said property: any superior Security Deeds of record; all zoning ordinances; matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; any outstanding taxes, including but not limited to ad valorem taxes, which constitute liens upon said property; special assessments; all outstanding bills for public utilities which constitute liens upon said property; 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 party in possession of the property is Harold W. Tolman 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. The name of the person or entity who has the full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage is: Regions Bank s/b/m Union Planters Bank, N.A. s/b/m Union Planters Mortgage, Inc., 215 Forrest Street, Hattiesburg, MS 39401 TEL 1-800-748-9498. THIS LAW FIRM IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
The Geheren Firm, P.C., 4828 Ashford Dunwoody Road, 2nd Floor, Atlanta, GA 30338 TEL (678) 587-9500.
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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT FOR THE COUNTY OF RABUN
STATE OF GEORGIA
Janice Hill Barnette and Ruth Hill Goss as Personal Representatives of the estate of Carolyn Thompson, Janice Hill Barnette, Individually, Ruth HIII Goss, Individually,
Petitioners,
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Pauline C. Giampe, Sara Nickles Kennedy, The Estate of Pauline C. Giampe, and The Estate of Sara Nickles Kennedy,
Defendants.
Civil Action File No. 2018-CV-0265-C
NOTICE
You are hereby notified that the above-styled action seeking to establish title to the property hereinafter described against Pauline C. Giampe, Sara Nickles Kennedy, The Estate of Pauline C. Giampe and The Estate of Sara Nickles Kennedy was filed on the 8th day of October, 2018, in the Superior Court of Rabun County, Georgia, Mountain Judicial Circuit, and that by reason of an order for service by publication entered by said court on the 8th day of October, 2018, you are hereby commanded to be and appear at said court within thirty (30) days from the date of the order for service by publication to answer said petition and file pleadings before the court.
The property involved is described as follows:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 5 of the Second Land District of Rabun County, Georgia, being more particularly described as Lot 366 on plat of James A. Long, RLS, recorded in Plat Book 9, page 360, Rabun County Records, subject to water rights easements of record and restrictive covenants of record. As described in Deed Book 05, Page 169. Further described as Map and Parcel 051C 650.
WITNESS the Honorable B. Chan Caudell, Judge of said court, this 8th day of October, 2018.
Filed in Office of Clerk Superior Court, Rabun County, Georgia. This 8th day of October, 2018. Holly E. Henry-Perry, Clerk
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SUMMARIES OF PROPOSED
CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS

Pursuant to requirements of the Georgia Constitution, Attorney General Christopher Carr, Secretary of State Brian P. Kemp, and Legislative Counsel Richard C. Ruskell hereby provide the summaries of the proposed constitutional amendments that will appear on the November 6, 2018, general election ballot for consideration by the people of Georgia (short captions are those adopted by the Constitutional Amendments Publication Board):
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Creates the Georgia Outdoor Stewardship Trust Fund to protect water quality, wildlife habitat, and parks.
House Resolution No. 238
Resolution Act No. 414
Ga. L. 2018, p. 1138
"( ) YES
( ) NO
Without increasing the current state sales tax rate, shall the Constitution of Georgia be amended so as to create the Georgia Outdoor Stewardship Trust Fund to conserve lands that protect drinking water sources and the water quality of rivers, lakes, and streams; to protect and conserve forests, fish, wildlife habitats, and state and local parks; and to provide opportunities for our children and families to play and enjoy the outdoors, by dedicating, subject to full public disclosure, up to 80 percent of the existing sales tax collected by sporting goods stores to such purposes without increasing the current state sales tax rate?"
Summary
This proposal authorizes the General Assembly to provide for an annual allocation of up to 80 percent of the revenue derived from the state sales and use tax collected by sporting goods stores to a trust fund to be used for the protection and preservation of conservation land. Any law adopted pursuant to this proposal shall provide for automatic repeal not more than ten years after its effective date; however, such repeal date may be extended for a maximum of ten additional years. It amends Article III, Section IX, Paragraph VI of the Georgia Constitution by adding a new subparagraph (p).
A copy of this entire proposed constitutional amendment is on file in the office of the judge of the probate court and is available for public inspection.
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Creates a state-wide business court to lower costs, enhance efficiency, and promote predictable judicial outcomes.
House Resolution 993
Resolution Act No. 410
Ga. L. 2018, p. 1130
"( ) YES
( ) NO
Shall the Constitution of Georgia be amended so as to create a state-wide business court, authorize superior court business court divisions, and allow for the appointment process for state-wide business court judges in order to lower costs, improve the efficiency of all courts, and promote predictability of judicial outcomes in certain complex business disputes for the benefit of all citizens of this state?"
Summary
This proposal creates a state-wide business court with state-wide jurisdiction for use under certain circumstances. It contains provisions relating to venue, jurisdiction, and powers of such court and provides for selection, terms, and qualifications of state-wide business court judges. It amends Article VI of the Georgia Constitution by revising Sections I, II, III, IV, and VII. A copy of this entire proposed constitutional amendment is on file in the office of the judge of the probate court and is available for public inspection.
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Encourages the conservation, sustainability, and longevity of Georgia's working forests through tax subclassification and grants.
House Resolution No. 51
Resolution Act No. 297
Ga. L. 2018, p. 1127
"( ) YES
( ) NO
Shall the Constitution of Georgia be amended so as to revise provisions related to the subclassification for tax purposes of and the prescribed methodology for establishing the value of forest land conservation use property and related assistance grants, to provide that assistance grants related to forest land conservation use property may be increased by general law for a five-year period and that up to 5 percent of assistance grants may be deducted and retained by the state revenue commissioner to provide for certain state administrative costs, and to provide for the subclassification of qualified timberland property for ad valorem taxation purposes?"
Summary
This proposal revises provisions subclassifying forest land conservation use property for ad valorem taxation purposes. It revises the methodology for establishing the value of forest land conservation use property and related assistance grants. The proposal also permits the subclassification of qualified timberland property for ad valorem taxation purposes. It amends Article VII, Section I, Paragraph III of the Georgia Constitution by revising subparagraph (f) and by adding a new subparagraph (f.1).
A copy of this entire proposed constitutional amendment is on file in the office of the judge of the probate court and is available for public inspection.
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Provides rights for victims of crime in the judicial process.
Senate Resolution No. 146
Resolution Act No. 467
Ga. L. 2018, p. 1139
"( ) YES
( ) NO
Shall the Constitution of Georgia be amended so as to provide certain rights to victims against whom a crime has allegedly been perpetrated and allow victims to assert such rights?"
Summary
This proposal recognizes certain rights of victims against whom a crime has been perpetrated and provides for the enforcement of such rights. It amends Article I, Section I of the Georgia Constitution by adding a new Paragraph XXX.
A copy of this entire proposed constitutional amendment is on file in the office of the judge of the probate court and is available for public inspection.
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Authorizes fair allocation of sales tax proceeds to county and city school districts.
Senate Resolution No. 95
Resolution Act No. 278
Ga. L. 2017, p. 857
"( ) YES
( ) NO
Shall the Constitution of Georgia be amended so as to authorize a referendum for a sales and use tax for education by a county school district or an independent school district or districts within the county having a majority of the students enrolled within the county and to provide that the proceeds are distributed on a per student basis among all the school systems unless an agreement is reached among such school systems for a different distribution?"
Summary
This proposal authorizes a county school district or an independent school district or districts within the county having a majority of the students enrolled within the county to call for a referendum for a sales and use tax for education and provides that the proceeds are distributed on a per student basis among all the school systems unless an agreement is reached among such school systems for a different distribution. It amends Article VIII, Section VI, Paragraph IV of the Constitution by revising subparagraphs (a) and (g).
A copy of this entire proposed constitutional amendment is on file in the office of the judge of the probate court and is available for public inspection.

SUMMARIES OF
PROPOSED STATE-WIDE
REFERENDUM
QUESTIONS

Pursuant to Code Section 21-2-4 of the O.C.G.A., the Secretary of State is authorized to include with the summaries of proposed constitutional amendments summaries of any state-wide referendum questions to be voted on at the same general election:
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Provides for a homestead exemption for residents of certain municipal corporations.
House Bill No. 820
Act No. 346
Ga. L. 2018, p. 235
"( ) YES
( ) NO
Do you approve a new homestead exemption in a municipal corporation that is located in more than one county, that levies a sales tax for the purposes of a metropolitan area system of public transportation, and that has within its boundaries an independent school system, from ad valorem taxes for municipal purposes in the amount of the difference between the current year assessed value of a home and the adjusted base year value, provided that the lowest base year value will be adjusted yearly by 2.6 percent?"
Summary
This proposal authorizes a new homestead exemption from ad valorem taxes for municipal purposes in an amount equal to the amount by which the current year assessed value of a homestead exceeds the adjusted base year value of such homestead. This exemption would only apply to persons residing in a municipal corporation that is located in more than one county, that levies a sales tax for the purposes of a metropolitan area system of public transportation, and that has within its boundaries an independent school system. It enacts Code Section 48-5-44.1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated.
If approved by a majority of the voters, the Act becomes effective on January 1, 2019, and applies to all tax years beginning on or after that date.
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Provides a tax exemption for certain homes for the mentally disabled.
House Bill No. 196
Act No. 25
Ga. L. 2017, p. 55
"( ) YES
( ) NO
Shall the Act be approved which provides an exemption from ad valorem taxes on nonprofit homes for the mentally disabled if they include business corporations in the ownership structure for financing purposes?"
Summary
This proposal clarifies that the existing exemption from ad valorem taxation for nonprofit homes for the mentally disabled applies even when financing for construction or renovation of the homes is provided by a business corporation or other entity. It amends paragraph (13) of Code Section 48-5-41 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated.
If approved by a majority of the voters, the Act becomes effective on January 1, 2019, and applies to all tax years beginning on or after that date.
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CITATION
PROBATE COURT OF RABUN COUNTY
RE: ESTATE OF Lyndsay Georgia Dubois, (FORMER) MINOR.
Date of Publication: 10/18/2018
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
The conservator of the above estate, has applied for Discharge from said Trust. This is to notify the above interested party(ies) to show cause, if any they can, why said conservator(s) should not be discharged from office and liability. All objections must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and filed with the above Probate Court, 25 Courthouse Sq., Suite 215, Clayton, GA 30525 on or before November 19, 2018, said date being more than 30 days from the date of publication, or if personally served, then 10 days from the date of such service. All pleadings must be signed before a notary public or probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the below address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees.
If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled for a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing.
Lillian W. Garrett, Probate Judge By: Savannah B. Dixon, Probate Clerk/Deputy Clerk, 25 Courthouse Sq., Suite 215, Clayton, GA 30525, Telephone: (706) 782-3614
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STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF RABUN
NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS
All persons indebted to Sara Ruth Gipson, 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 10th day of October, 2018. Witness my/our hand(s) and seal(s), on the day above written.
(Daniel Ralph Gipson acting as Executor of the Sara Ruth Gipson estate.) Address: PO Box 92, Wiley, GA 30581, Telephone: (706) 212-0437
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