Legals
December 20, 2012 Issue

DEBTORS AND CREDITORS NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON
All persons having claims against ROBERT L. PRESCOTT and his estate, are required to present the same to the undersigned, properly itemized and proven, within the time required by Law. And all persons indebted to said deceased, or his estate, are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned.

This 30th day of November, 2012.
SAVANNAH LYNN PRESCOTT REEVES,
Executrix

Attorney:
John R. Murphy III
Address:
Post Office Box 31
Louisville, Georgia 30434
(478) 625-7281
Estate of:
ROBERT L. PRESCOTT
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DEBTORS AND CREDITORS STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON All persons having claims against MARGARET BYNES and her estate, are required to present the same to the undersigned, properly itemized and proven, within the time required by Law. And all persons indebted to said deceased, or her estate, are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 3rd of December, 2012. Marian P. Miller Administrator Attorney: Nathan M. Jolles Address: 2812-A Hillcreek Court Augusta, GA 30909 Estate of: Margaret Bynes 15827237 81w


GEORGIA JEFFERSON COUNTY There will be sold to the highest and best bidder for cash between the legal hours of sale at the sale site on Highway 102 two miles west of Wrens, Georgia located between 3251 Highway 102 and 3421 Highway 102 in Jefferson County, Georgia on the Wednesday following the first Tuesday in January, 2013, January 2, 2013, the following described property to wit: 2000 Hydro-Ax 511 Fella Buncher, serial number ESP7669. Said property found in the possession of Harold Smith levied on to satisfy the fifa in favor of Harold Smith against Robert Bush issued on as the property of the defendant in fifa, notice of levy and sale having been given to defendant in fifa. This 27th day of November, 2012. Charles Gary Hutchins, Sheriff Jefferson County, Georgia 15818056 132w 12/6/4c


GEORGIA JEFFERSON COUNTY NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Gladys Sinkler to Ruth B. Bargeron, 101 Fieldwood Drive, Louisville, Georgia 30434 dated September 27, 1995, recorded in Deed Book 220, page 481, Jefferson County, Georgia Records conveying the after described property to secure a note in the original principal amount of (THIRTY-SIX THOUSAND, NINE HUNDRED DOLLARS--$36,900.00) with interest thereon as set forth therein, and assigned to Bargeron Properties, Inc by Ruth B. Bargeron on December 15, 1998 with assignment being recorded in Jefferson County Records Deed Book 254 Page 002 and then later assigned to Emory E. Bargeron, Jr. by Bargeron Properties Inc. on June 30, 2008 with assignment being recorded in Jefferson County Records Deed Book 443 Page 168. There will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Jefferson County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first WEDNESDAY in JANUARY, to wit, JANUARY 2, 2013, the following described property. All that lot or parcel of land situate, lying and being in the City of Louisville, 82nd District G.M., Jefferson County, Georgia, and being as appears on plat of survey made by Jimmy G. Norman, Surveyor dated August 24, 1982, and recorded in Jefferson County Records deed Book 144, page 589, reference being made thereto for a particular description. Said property contains 0.39 acre, more or less, and which is a part of that property conveyed to Powell Construction Company by Mary B. Beverly by Deed dated October 12, 1982 and recorded in Jefferson County Records Deed Book 142, pages 388 - 389, fronts to the southwest on Second Street in said City, and is bounded on the northwest and northeast by other property of Powell Construction Company, and on the southeast by property of the Kelly Estate. Said lot is Lot #1 appearing on plat of survey of the Powell Subdivision made by the same said Surveyor dated September 14, 1982, and recorded in Jefferson County Records Deed Book 144, page 590. 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 any attorney fees (notice of intent to collect Attorney's fees having been given). Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding advalorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), 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 above. The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Emory E. Bargeron, Jr., P.O. Box 408, Louisville, Georgia 30434, 478-625-3028. Please understand that the secured creditor is not required by law to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument. To the best of knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is GLADYS SINKLER and/or tenant(s) and said property is more commonly known as JEFFERSON COUNTY TAX MAP L002 PARCEL 205 LOCATED AT 415 SECOND STREET, CITY OF LOUISVILLE, GEORGIA 30434. . Emory E. Bargeron, Jr. As Attorney-in-Fact for GLADYS SINKLER P.O. Box 408 202 East 5th Street Louisville, Georgia 30434 478 - 625 - 3028 This is an attempt to collect a debt, and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. 15806174 639w 12/6/4c


IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF JEFFERSON STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE:ESTATE OF MARIAN BRIDGES FENNELL, DECEASED ESTATE NO. 8627 PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE To whom it may concern & all interested parties: LAURA EILEEN HUTCHINS has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Marian Bridges Fennell, 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 10AM, Jan. 2, 2013. All pleadings/objections must be signed under oath before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number 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. Asholyn Powell Lampp PROBATE JUDGE Ann Snider McGraw PROBATE CLERK P.O. Box 505 202 East Main Street Louisville, GA 30434 478-625-3258 15819874 219w 12/6/4p


IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF JEFFERSON STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE:ESTATE OF Gloria Dorine Gibbons, deceased ESTATE NO. 8609 PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE TO Fannie Calhoun; whom it may concern & all interested parties: LaShandra McCall has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Gloria Dorine Gibbons, 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 10am, Dec. 27, 2012. All pleadings/objections must be signed under oath before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number 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. Asholyn Powell Lampp PROBATE JUDGE Ann Snider McGraw PROBATE CLERK 202 East Broad St., P.O. Box 505 Louisville, GA 30434 478-625-2258 15809986 220w 11/29/4p


IN THE PROBATE COURT OF JEFFERSON COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA Estate No. 8625 IN RE: ESTATE OF SHAWN MARIA JOHNSON, DECEASED PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE Cheryl Johnson has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the Estate of Shawn Maria Johnson, deceased, of said County. The petitioner has also applied for grant of certain powers contained in OCGA § 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 December 31, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. All pleadings/objections must be signed before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/ objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number 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. This 30th day of November, 2012. s/ ASHOLYN POWELL LAMPP JUDGE, JEFFERSON COUNTY PROBATE COURT John R. Murphy III Attorney for Estate Post Office Box 31 Louisville, Georgia 30434 (478) 625-7281 15818007 218w 12/6/4c


IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF JEFFERSON COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: MARSHALL HANNAH, Petitioner NOTICE Notice is hereby given that Marshall Hannah filed a Petition in the Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia on the 26th day of November, 2012, praying for a changed of his name from Marshia Hannah to Marshall Hannah and make changes to his birth certificate as contained within said Petition. Notice is hereby given pursuant to law to any interested or affected party to appear in said Court and file objections to such name change and changes requested in said Petition for Name Change. Objections must be filed with said Court within 30 days of the filing of said Petition. This 29th day of November, 2012. Kalynn Brett Clerk, Superior Court Jefferson County, Georgia Tyler Mahaffey Georgia Bar No. 465902 Attorney for Petitioner Post Office Box 367 Wrens, Georgia 30833 (706)547-4090 15827260 147w 12/13/4p


Notice of Sale Under Power State of Georgia County of JEFFERSON Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Deed to Secure Debt given by LATOYA S GIBBONS to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC. ("MERS") AS NOMINEE FOR CITIZENS FIDELITY MORTGAGE CORP , dated 01/09/2008, and Recorded on 01/15/2008 as Book No. 434 and Page No. 182-193, JEFFERSON County, Georgia records, as last assigned to U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (the Secured Creditor), by assignment, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of $73,841.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the JEFFERSON County Courthouse within the legal hours of sale on the first Wednesday in January, 2013, the following described property: ALL THAT LOT OR PARCEL OF LAND, WITH IMPROVEMENTS, SITUATE, LYING AND BEING IN THE CITY OF WRENS, STATE OF GEORGIA, COUNTY OF JEFFERSON, CONTAINING .0438 ACRES OF LAND, MORE OR LESS, AS SHOWN ON A PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED BY ERNEST E. CLEMENTS, A.L.S., DATED DECEMBER 11, 2007 AND FILED CONTEMPORANEOUSLY WITH THE WARRANTY DEED FROM BILLY EUGENE MAYS AND MARJORIE MAYS TO LATOYA GIBBONS DATED DECEMBER 19, 2007 AND FILED FOR RECORD IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA. SAID PROPERTY IS ALSO KNOWN AS 407 WALKER STREET, WRENS, GEORGIA 30833. The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt 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 Deed to Secure Debt. Because the debt remains in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Deed to Secure Debt and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given). U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION holds the duly endorsed Note and is the current assignee of the Security Deed to the property.U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, acting on behalf of and, as necessary, in consultation with U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (the current investor on the loan), is the entity with the full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the loan. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 44-14-162.2, U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION may be contacted at: U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, 4801 FREDERICA ST, OWENSBORO, KY 42301, 855-698-7627. Please note that, pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 44-14-162.2, the secured creditor is not required to amend or modify the terms of the loan. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party/parties in possession of the subject property known as 407 E WALKER STREET, WRENS, GEORGIA 30833 is/are: LATOYA S GIBBONS or tenant/tenants. 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) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (c) all matters of record superior to the Deed to Secure Debt first set out above, including, but not limited to, assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, easements, restrictions, covenants, etc. 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 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. U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION as Attorney in Fact for LATOYA S GIBBONS THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 20120090100474 BARRETT DAFFIN FRAPPIER LEVINE & BLOCK, LLP 15000 Surveyor Boulevard Addison, Texas 75001 Telephone: (972) 341-5398. 15814637 689w 12/5/4c


NOTICE OF SEIZURE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY VALUED AT LESS THAN $25,000 Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Sec. 16-13-49, any person claiming an interest in the following property is hereby notified that on 22 October 2012, said property was seized by officers of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office from RAY SHANNON MAYO and TYRONE BURNETT: Twenty thousand six hundred five dollars and forty-four cents ($20,605.44) in U.S. Currency. The conduct giving rise to said seizure was as follows: On 22 October 2012, in Jefferson County, Georgia, said property was used or intended for use to facilitate a violation of Title 16, Chapter 13, Article 2 Section 30 of the Georgia Code. You are further notified that you may file a claim within thirty (30) days of the second publication of this Notice of Seizure by sending the claim by certified mail, return receipt requested, to the District Attorney and to the Seizing agency at the addresses shown below. Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office P.O. Box 72 Louisville, GA 30434 S. Hayward Altman District Attorney Tony May Assistant District Attorney 101 North Main Street, Ste. 200 Swainsboro, GA 30401 15815214 184w 12/6/3c


NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS State of Georgia County of Jefferson All creditors of the Estate of Lea C. Farmer, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, or lose priority as to your claim, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 20th day of November, 2012. Jill Farmer Meeks Executrix of the Estate of Lea C. Farmer Dalton D. Dowdy Mahaffey & Dube Attorneys, PC Attorney for Estate Post Office Box 367 Wrens, Georgia 30833 (706)547-4090 15818077 93w 12/6/4p


NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS State of Georgia County of Jefferson All creditors of the Estate of Margaret Reagan Goodson, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, or lose priority as to your claim, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 12th day of December, 2012. Judy C. McAlhany Executrix of the Estate of Margaret Reagan Goodson Tyler C. Mahaffey Mahaffey & Dube Attorneys, PC Attorney for Estate Post Office Box 367 Wrens, Georgia 30833 (706)547-4090 15835713 93w 12/20/4p


DEBTORS AND CREDITORS NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON All persons having claims against ROBERT L. PRESCOTT and his estate, are required to present the same to the undersigned, properly itemized and proven, within the time required by Law. And all persons indebted to said deceased, or his estate, are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 30th day of November, 2012. SAVANNAH LYNN PRESCOTT REEVES, Executrix Attorney: John R. Murphy III Address: Post Office Box 31 Louisville, Georgia 30434 (478) 625-7281 Estate of: ROBERT L. PRESCOTT 15817898 90w 12/6/4c


NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS GEORGIA JEFFERSON COUNTY All persons having claims against Darrell S. Haynes and his estate are required to present the same to the undersigned properly itemized and proven, within the time required by Law. And all persons indebted to said deceased or his estate are requested tomake immediate payment to the undersigned. This 11th day of December, 2012. Ronald A. Haynes Executor of the Estate of Darrell S. Haynes Attorney: H. Brannen Bargeron Address: P.O. Box 866 Louisville, Georgia 30434 (478)625-7990 15834525 w 12/20/4c


STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER Because of a default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Security Deed executed by Richard Bland to Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc. dated June 2, 2000, and recorded in Deed Book 273, Page 111, Jefferson County Records, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $25,721.00, 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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013, 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, together with dwelling house and all other improvements located thereon, lying and being in the 85th GMD, Jefferson County, Georgia, containing an aggregate of 1.79 acres, more or less, and being composed of the following parcels; Parcel One All that tract or parcel of land, together with dwelling house and all other improvements located thereon, lying and begin in the 85th GMD, Jefferson County, Georgia, containing 1.29 acres, more or less, and being as appears on plat of survey by W. Bruce Salter, Surveyor, dated September 23, 1983 and recorded in Deed Book 147, Page 282, Jefferson County Records. Said property fronts to the East on Georgia Highway No. 171 (U.S. Highway No. 221) a distance of 133.9 feet, more or less, and is bounded now or formerly as follows: On the South by lands of Roy C. Kniphfer; on the Southwest and West by lands of Sheila D. Walker; on the North by lands of Geneda James Henley and Verneda James Drive; and on the East by Georgia Highway No. 171 (U.S. Highway No. 221). Reference is made to said recorded plat for a fuller and more particular description. Parcel Two; All that tract or parcel of land, together with improvements located thereon, lying and being in the 85th GMD, Jefferson County, Georgia, containing .50 acre, more or less, and being as appears on plat of survey by W. Bruce Salter, Surveyor, dated December 14, 1985, and recorded in Deed Book 181, Page 378, Jefferson County Records. Said property fronts to the East on Georgia Highway No. 171 (U.S. Highway No. 221) a distance of 36.8 feet, more or less, and is bounded now or formerly as follows; On the South by lands of Richard Bland; on the West by lands of Sheila D. Walker; on the North by lands of Geneda James Henley and Verneda James Driver; and on the East by Georgia Highway No. 171 (U.S. Highway No. 221). Reference is made to said recorded plat for a fuller and more particular description. Said property is known as Route 2 Box 42B, Bartow, GA 30413, 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 Richard Bland, successor in interest or tenant(s). Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. successor by merger to Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc. as Attorney-in-Fact for Richard Bland File no. 12-036295 SHAPIRO & SWERTFEGER, LLP* Attorneys and Counselors at Law 2872 Woodcock Blvd., Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30341-3941 (770) 220-2535/HG www.swertfeger.net *THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. [FC-NOS] 15813855 725w 12/6/4c

 


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