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FRED C. ARP ...

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
State of Georgia
County of Fannin
All creditors of the estate of Fred C. Arp, deceased, late of Fannin County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands against said estate to the undersigned, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.
This the 28th day of February, 2017.
Barbara Jo Robinson
PO Box 831
Ducktown, TN 37326
March 8-29
#324179

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GINA CONSTRUCTION, LLC ...

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, FANNIN COUNTY
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed given by Gina Construction, LLC,and Ray L Golden as Manager to United Community Bank, dated 11/29/2010 and filed 12/07/2010, recorded in Deed Book 949, Page 689-698, Fannin County, Georgia Records, (later assigned to First Southwestern Financial Services, LLC) conveying the after-described property to secure a Promissory Note in the original principal amount of Seven Hundred Twenty Two Thousand One Hundred Ten Dollars and Eighty Three Cents($722,110.83) (given by Southern White Wood Products, Inc., guaranteed by William Michael Stout, II and Ray Lynn Golden), later renewed with a new Promissory Note in the real amount of $297,576.65 (given by Southern White Wood Products, Inc., guaranteed by Ray Golden) with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Fannin County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 35 of the 8th District, 2nd Section, Fannin County, Georgia, being Lots 1, 2, 3, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13, Laurel Oaks Subdivision, as per plat recorded in Plat Book D-135, Page 7, Fannin County, Georgia Records, which plat is incorporated herein by reference and made a part of this description.
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 Promissory 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 will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem 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 out above.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Gina Construction, LLC or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as OFF Johnson Ford Road, Tract II & III, Land Lots 161 &162, 9th District, 2nd Section, Epworth, GA 30541; OFF Fightingtown Creek Road, Tract I, Land Lot 35, 8th District, 2nd Section, McCaysville , GA 30555 and 117 Fightingtown Creek Road, Being Lot 4 Laurel Oaks Subdivision, McCaysville, GA 30555.
In compliance with Georgia law, please find below the contact information for the entity who has authority to negotiate, amend, and modify the terms of the loan documents which may include a note, mortgage, security deed or deed to secure debt.
First Southwestern Financial Services, LLC Attn: Sydne Hilton, Legal Representative P.O. Box 487 Roy, UT 84067 801-452-6997.
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.
First Southwestern Financial Services, LLC, as Attorney in Fact for Gina Construction, LLC
By: Andrew D. Gleason Attorney for First Southwestern Financial Services, LLC
Lefkoff, Rubin, Gleason & Russo, P.C. 5555 Glenridge Connector Suite 900 Atlanta, Georgia 30342 (404)869-6900 (404)869-6909 (fax).
March 8-29
#323799

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JOHN L. DOYLE ...

NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE UNDER POWER
FANNIN COUNTY, GEORGIA
THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by John L. Doyle and Lynne K. Doyle to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for CitiMortgage, Inc., dated June 19, 2006, and recorded in Deed Book 727, Page 309, Fannin County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Federal National Mortgage Association ("Fannie Mae"), a corporation organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America by assignment recorded on August 10, 2016 in Book 1176 Page 590 in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Fannin County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of One Hundred Fifty Thousand and 0/100 dollars ($150,000.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Fannin County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on April 4, 2017, the following described property: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 8th District and 2nd Section of Fannin County, Georgia and being in Land Lot No. 291 & 292 and being more particularly described as Lot 5 of Chestnut Hills Subdivision, containing 1.525 acres of land, as shown on that certain plat of survey prepared by Rochester & Associates, G.R.L.S. No. 2653, and being recorded in Plat Hanger D-128, pages 2-4, Fannin County Deed Records. Said recorded plat is hereby made a part of this deed by reference thereto for a more complete description of the above described property.
Subject to all easements, restrictions and rights of way as set forth on said recorded plat or as appearing of record.
The above described property is conveyed subject to Road Easement and Water Use, Maintenance Agreement and Restrictive Covenants being recorded in Deed Book 601, page 76-80, Fannin County Deed Records.The above described property is conveyed subject to Water Service Provision and System Maintenance and Repair Agreement and Easement being recorded in Deed Book 601, page 81-84, Fannin County Deed Records.
This being the same properly as conveyed by that certain Warranty Deed dated June 24, 2005 between Holloway Properties, LLC in favor of Kenneth J. Mann and Jaime Mann being recorded in Deed Book 649, page 266-267, Fannin County Deed Records. 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 Security Deed and by law, including attorney?s fees (notice of intent to collect attorney?s fees having been given).The entity having full authority to negotiate, amend or modify all terms of the loan (although not required by law to do so) is: Seterus, Inc. they can be contacted at (866) 570-5277 for Loss Mitigation Dept, or by writing to 14523 SW Millikan Way, Ste 200, Beaverton, Oregon 97005, to discuss possible alternatives to avoid foreclosure.
Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem 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 out above.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is John L. Doyle and Lynne K. Doyle or tenant(s); and said property is more commonly known as 276 Chestnut Hills, Blue Ridge, GA 30513.The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed and (3) any right of redemption or other lien not extinguished by foreclosure.
Federal National Mortgage Association ("Fannie Mae"), a corporation organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America as Attorney in Fact for John L. Doyle and Lynne K. Doyle.
Brock & Scott, PLLC4360 Chamblee Dunwoody Road
Suite 310
Atlanta, GA 30341
404-789-2661
B&S file no.: 16-05534
March 8-29
#321288

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ROBERT A. WASHINGTON ...

STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF FANNIN
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Because of a default under the terms of the Security Deed executed by Robert A. Washington and Tara J. Washington to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Market Street Mortgage Corporation dated February 28, 2006, and recorded in Deed Book 710, Page 75, Fannin 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 $106,922.00, 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, April 4, 2017, 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 THE 8TH DISTRICT AND 1ST SECTION OF FANNIN COUNTY, LOCATED IN LAND LOT 323, CONTAINING .067 ACRES, ON WHICH IS LOCATED A MOBILE HOME. THE SUBJECT PROPERTY IS SHOWN ON A PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED FOR TONY AND APRIL AKINS AND GELENA BAILEY BY JOEL JORDAN, G.R.L.S. NO. 2430. SAID PLAT IS DATED JULY 19, 2000 AND RECORDED IN PLAT HANGER C-34, PAGE 6, FANNIN COUNTY RECORDS. BEING THE SAME PROPERTY CONVEYED TO APRIL AKINS, TONY AKINS, BY QUIT CLAIM DEED DATED JANUARY 29, 2002, OF RECORD IN DEED BOOK 430, PAGE 18, IN THE FANNIN COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS. TOGETHER WITH ALL IMPROVEMENTS NOW OR HEREAFTER ERECTED ON THE PROPERTY INCLUDING, BUT WITHOUT LIMITATION, THAT CERTAIN MANUFACTURED HOME LOCATED ON THE PROPERTY: 1996 HOME OF LEGE MOBILE HOME MODEL # 601 VIN #THL0061AAL WITH CURRENT TITLE NUMBER #2981392 AND VIN #THL0061BAL WITH CURRENT TITLE NUMBER #29811392 WHICH BORROWER INTENDS AND DEEMS TO BE REALTY AND ALL EASEMENTS, APPURTENANCES AND FIXTURES NOW OR HEREAFTER A PART OF THE PROPERTY.
Said property is known as 195 Lake Cove Drive, Morganton, GA 30560, 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 Robert A. Washington and Tara J. Washington, successor in interest or tenant(s).
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as Attorney-in-Fact for Robert A. Washington and Tara J. Washington.
File no. 17-063894 SHAPIRO PENDERGAST & HASTY, LLP* Attorneys and Counselors at Law 211 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E., Suite 300 Atlanta, GA 30346 770-220-2535/KLM shapiroandhasty.com *THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
March 8-29
#321033

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ROBERT CHARLES LESTER ...

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
State of Georgia
County of Fannin
All creditors of the estate of Robert Charles Lester, deceased, late of Fannin County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands against said estate to the undersigned, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.
This the 2nd day of March, 2017.
Janis Lester Lytle
51 Shadow Lane
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
March 8-29
#324174

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ROBERT D. ROSS ...

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER,
FANNIN COUNTY
Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Robert D. Ross and Lois Smith Ross to Branch Banking and Trust Company dated 6/19/2013 and recorded in Deed Book 1059 Page 676, Fannin County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by Branch Banking and Trust Company, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $75,000.00, 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 Fannin County, Georgia (or such other area as designated by Order of the Superior Court of said county), within the legal hours of sale on April 04, 2017 (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 Lots 48 and 49, 8th District, 2nd Section, Fannin County, Georgia, and being more particularly described as follows:
Commencing at a 1/2" rebar found at the common corner of Land Lots 48, 49, 60, and 61. Thence NORTH 86 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 48 SECONDS WEST a distance of 172.16' to an axle found, said point being the TRUE POINT OF BEGINNING. Thence along the South line of Land Lot 48 NORTH 88 DEGREES 37 MINUTES 42 SECONDS WEST a distance of 18.71' to a 5/8" rebar set; Thence leaving said Land Lot Line NORTH 34 DEGREES 48 MINUTES 07 SECONDS EAST a distance of 376.60' to a 24" hacked oak; Thence NORTH 80 DEGREES 58 MINUTES 21 SECONDS EAST a distance of 309.03' to a nail found; Thence NORTH 61 DEGREES 53 MINUTES 13 SECONDS EAST a distance of 122.49' to a 1/2" rebar found; Thence NORTH 26 DEGREES 22 MINUTES 02 SECONDS WEST a distance of 125.17' to a 1/2" rebar found; Thence NORTH 26 DEGREES 19 MINUTES 32 SECONDS WEST a distance of 184.32' to a nail found at the top of a ridge; Thence NORTH 06 DEGREES 24 MINUTES 25 SECONDS EAST a distance of 111.20' to a nail found at the top of a ridge; Thence NORTH 09 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST a distance of 120.13' to a nail found at the top of a ridge; Thence NORTH 17 DEGREES 07 MINUTES 58 SECONDS WEST a distance of 160.03' to a 5/8" rebar set; Thence SOUTH 77 DEGREES 26 MINUTES 37 SECONDS WEST a distance of 372.09' to a 5/8" rebar set; Thence NORTH 81 DEGREES 28 MINUTES 42 SECONDS WEST a distance of 72.27' to a 7" dogwood; Thence NORTH 75 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 51 SECONDS WEST a distance of 53.43' to a wood fence post; Thence NORTH 63 DEGREES 37 MINUTES 45 SECONDS WEST a distance of 54.67' to remnants of an old fence; Thence NORTH 66 DEGREES 37 MINUTES 37 SECONDS WEST a distance of 52.91 to the base of a 5" stump at remnants of an old fence; Thence NORTH 58 DEGREES 13 MINUTES 28 SECONDS WEST a distance of 71.52' to the base of a 5" dogwood; Thence NORTH 58 DEGREES 25 MINUTES 50 SECONDS WEST a distance of 53.12' to a 5/8" rebar set; Thence NORTH 49 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST a distance of 24.77' to a 1/2" rebar found; Thence SOUTH 78 DEGREES 13 MINUTES 04 SECONDS EAST a distance of 49.08' to a spring head; Thence along said stream the following bearings and distances: SOUTH 76 DEGREES 37 MINUTES 53 SECONDS EAST a distance of 43.68'; SOUTH 63 DEGREES 29 MINUTES 08 SECONDS EAST a distance of 54.98'; SOUTH 80 DEGREES 26 MINUTES 12 SECONDS EAST a distance of 37.38'; NORTH 86 DEGREES 11 MINUTES 32 SECONDS EAST a distance of 45.67'; NORTH 87 DEGREES 52 MINUTES 07 SECONDS EAST a distance of 28.99'; SOUTH 84 DEGREES 05 MINUTES 55 SECONDS EAST a distance of 50.37'; NORTH 85 DEGREES 36 MINUTES 24 SECONDS EAST a distance of 45.73'; SOUTH 81 DEGREES 20 MINUTES 07 SECONDS EAST a distance of 40.94'; NORTH 61 DEGREES 47 MINUTES 44 SECONDS EAST a distance of 39.28'; NORTH 59 DEGREES 22 MINUTES 20 SECONDS EAST a distance of 53.98'; NORTH 54 DEGREES 13 MINUTES 03 SECONDS EAST a distance of 38.81'; NORTH 62 DEGREES 24 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST a distance of 26.25'; NORTH 86 DEGREES 13 MINUTES 18 SECONDS EAST a distance of 38.21'; NORTH 78 DEGREES 18 MINUTES 17 SECONDS EAST a distance of 38.32'; SOUTH 76 DEGREES 28 MINUTES 49 SECONDS EAST a distance of 42.00'; NORTH 75 DEGREES 41 MINUTES 31 SECONDS EAST a distance of 36.81'; SOUTH 78 DEGREES 32 MINUTES 26 SECONDS EAST a distance of 30.06'; SOUTH 82 DEGREES 07 MINUTES 49 SECONDS EAST a distance of 43.23'; SOUTH 68 DEGREES 26 MINUTES 04 SECONDS EAST a distance of 19.12'; SOUTH 47 DEGREES 53 MINUTES 12 SECONDS EAST a distance of 8.00'; NORTH 82 DEGREES 43 MINUTES 51 SECONDS EAST a distance of 31.22'; SOUTH 34 DEGREES 57 MINUTES 21 SECONDS EAST a distance of 15.00'; NORTH 84 DEGREES 18 MINUTES 02 SECONDS EAST a distance of 73.35'; SOUTH 68 DEGREES 34 MINUTES 18 SECONDS EAST a distance of 54.55'; SOUTH 87 DEGREES 16 MINUTES 01 SECONDS EAST a distance of 48.73'; SOUTH 85 DEGREES 33 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST a distance of 37.83'; Thence leaving said stream NORTH 54 DEGREES 02 MINUTES 18 SECONDS EAST, passing an 8" black oak at 3.6', a total distance of 64.66' to a 16" pine; Thence NORTH 81 DEGREES 41 MINUTES 50 SECONDS EAST a distance of 24.08' to a point in the centerline of a stream, passing a 16" poplar 3.7' back from centerline of said stream; Thence along said stream the following bearings and distances: NORTH 56 DEGREES 23 MINUTES 32 SECONDS EAST a distance of 14.35'; SOUTH 29 DEGREES 26 MINUTES 47 SECONDS EAST a distance of 14.75'; SOUTH 63 DEGREES 22 MINUTES 24 SECONDS EAST a distance of 29.90'; SOUTH 87 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 09 SECONDS EAST a distance of 28.41'; NORTH 64 DEGREES 29 MINUTES 56 SECONDS EAST a distance of 9.20' to a point in the centerline of Humphrey Mill Road; Thence along the centerline of Humphrey Mill Road the following bearings and distances: SOUTH 20 DEGREES 52 MINUTES 28 SECONDS EAST a distance of 46.29'; SOUTH 22 DEGREES 08 MINUTES 36 SECONDS EAST a distance of 64.92'; SOUTH 25 DEGREES 21 MINUTES 30 SECONDS EAST a distance of 79.63'; SOUTH 24 DEGREES 19 MINUTES 40 SECONDS EAST a distance of 83.27'; SOUTH 22 DEGREES 50 MINUTES 28 SECONDS EAST a distance of 70.85'; SOUTH 22 DEGREES 39 MINUTES 22 SECONDS EAST a distance of 92.29'; SOUTH 25 DEGREES 09 MINUTES 40 SECONDS EAST a distance of 76.11'; SOUTH 29 DEGREES 55 MINUTES 38 SECONDS EAST a distance of 62.42'; SOUTH 34 DEGREES 39 MINUTES 59 SECONDS EAST a distance of 29.95'; SOUTH 41 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 25 SECONDS EAST a distance of 61.63'; SOUTH 52 DEGREES 36 MINUTES 18 SECONDS EAST a distance of 61.56'; SOUTH 53 DEGREES 22 MINUTES 16 SECONDS EAST a distance of 58.29'; SOUTH 44 DEGREES 03 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST a distance of 24.82'; Thence leaving the centerline of Humphrey Mill Road SOUTH 70 DEGREES 01 MINUTES 48 SECONDS WEST a distance of 18.00' to an axle found; Thence SOUTH 71 DEGREES 23 MINUTES 38 SECONDS WEST a distance of 352.42' to a 1/2" rebar found; Thence SOUTH 52 DEGREES 31 MINUTES 58 SECONDS WEST a distance of 28.49' to a 1/2" rebar found; Thence SOUTH 70 DEGREES 01 MINUTES 07 SECONDS WEST a distance of 980.48' to an axle found, said point being the TRUE POINT OF BEGINNING.
Said tract having an area of 14.81 Acres, and being further described on a survey by Chastain & Associates, P.C., dated August 12, 2016, and recorded August 29, 2016, in Plat Hanger E517, Page 7, Fannin County, Georgia records.
Pursuant to that Consent Judgment and Final Order, Civil Action File No.: SUV2016000470, in the Superior Court of Fannin County, recorded in Deed Book 1190, Page 562, the legal description of the above-referenced security deed is reformed to delete the current legal description described therein, and, in lieu thereof, inserting the legal description shown above and as referenced on Exhibit "A" attached to said Order.
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 1068 Humphery Mill Road, , Mineral Bluff, GA 30559 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): Robert Daniel Ross and Lois S. Ross or tenant or tenants.
Branch Banking and Trust Company is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.
Branch Banking and Trust Company Mortgage Loan Servicing P.O. Box 2467 Greenville, SC 29602-2467 1-800-827-3722
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.
Branch Banking and Trust Company as agent and Attorney in Fact for Robert D. Ross and Lois Smith Ross
Aldridge Pite, LLP, 15 Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7637. 1207-855A
THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 1207-855A
March 8-29
#323499

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SHARON HALBERT ...

In the Superior Court of Fannin County
State of Georgia
Sharon Halbert,
Plaitiff,
vs.
Frank Henson
Defendant
Civil Acton No: 2016-V-326
NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
By Order for Service by Publication dated the 11 day of August, 2016, you are hererby notified that on the 11 day of August, 2016, Sharon Halbert, filed suit against you for Divorce.
You are required to file with the Clerk of the Superior Court, and serve upon the Plaintiff an answer in writing within sixty (60) days of the date of the order for publication.
WITNESS, the Honorable Mary Elizabeth Priest, Judge of the Superior Court.
This the 11 day of August, 2016
Dana C. Chastain
Clerk
Fannin County Superior Court
March 8-29
#323560

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WILLIAM MICHAEL STOUT ...

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, Fannin COUNTY
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed given by William Michael Stout aka William Michael Stout, II to United Community Bank, dated 11/29/2010 and filed 12/07/2010, recorded in Deed Book 949, Pages 677-685, Fannin County, Georgia Records, (later assigned to First Southwestern Financial Services, LLC) conveying the after-described property to secure a Promissory Note in the original principal amount of Seven Hundred Twenty Two Thousand One Hundred Ten Dollars and Eighty Three Cents($722,110.83) (given by Southern White Wood Products, Inc., guaranteed by William Michael Stout, II and Ray Lynn Golden) ,Later renewed with a new Promissory Note in the real amount of $297,576.65 (given by Southern White Wood Products, Inc., guaranteed by Ray Golden) with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Fannin County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on Tuesday April 4, 2017, the following described property:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOTS 117, 135 AND 136, OF THE 8TH DISTRICT AND 1ST SECTION OF FANNIN COUNTY, GEORGIA, AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS LOT 8 OF "THE ENCLAVE AT WINDING BROOK", CONTAINING 1.52 ACRES OF LAND, AS SHOWN ON A PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED BY JOEL JORDAN, G.R.L.S. NO. 2430, RECORDED IN PLAT HANGER E-78, PAGES 6-8, FANNIN COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS, WHICH PLAT BY REFERENCE THERETO SHALL BE FULLY INCORPORATED HEREIN AND MADE A PART HEREOF.
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 Promissory 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 will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem 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 out above.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is William Michael Stout aka William Michael Stout, II and Gina Construction, LLC or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as Lot 8 of the Enclave at Winding Brook, Morganton GA 30560.
In compliance with Georgia law, please find below the contact information for the entity who has authority to negotiate, amend, and modify the terms of the loan documents which may include a note, mortgage, security deed or deed to secure debt.
Sydne Hilton, Legal Representative First Southwestern Financial Services, LLC P. O. Box 487 Roy, UT 84067 801 452-6997.
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.
First Southwestern Financial Services, LLC as Attorney in Fact for William Michael Stout
By: Andrew D. Gleason Attorney for First Southwestern Financial Services, LLC
Lefkoff, Rubin, Gleason & Russo, P.C. 5555 Glenridge Connector Suite 900 Atlanta, Georgia 30342 (404)869-6900 (404)869-6909 (fax).
March 8-29
#323828

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ABANDONED VEHICLE ...

NOTICE TO OWNERS & LEAN HOLDERS:
Your vehicle, a 1987 American Cherokee Jeep, VIN 1ZCMR7844HT134736, has been abandoned and left at Johnson's Garage after being worked on. Your failure to claim the vehicle and personal property within 30 days of this notice is a waiver of your rights, title and interest and is considered a consent to sell the vehicle and dispose of the contents. Contact Johnson's Garage at 706-492-5493.
March 22-29
#327249

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BRIAN LEE PARKER ...

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF CHEROKEE COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
BRIAN LEE PARKER
Plaintiff,CIVIL ACTION FILE NO.: 16CV1430-JH
KRISTINA LEE PARKER,Defendant.
AMENDED NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
To: Kristina Lee Parker, Defendant
By order of the Court for service by publication dated March 9, 2017, you are hereby notified that on the 28th day of July, 2016, Brian Lee Parker filed suit against you for divorce. You are required to file with the Clerk of Superior Court of Cherokee County, 90 North Street, Canton, GA. 30114, and to serve upon Plaintiff?s attorney, Philip D. Price, ABERNATHY, PRICE AND ASSOCIATES, 301 East Main Street, Canton, Georgia, an answer in writing within sixty (60) days of March 9, 2017.
Witness the Honorable N. Jackson Harris, Judge, Superior Court of Cherokee County.
Sara Londono, Clerk I
Clerk, Superior Court of Cherokee County
Prepared by:
Philip D. Price
Attorney for Plaintiff
Georgia State Bar No.: 554360
Abernathy, Price & Associates
301 East Main Street
Canton, GA. 30114
(770) 479-1471
March 22-April 12
#327452

Legals
DALLAS WAYLAND O'NEAL ...

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF FANNIN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF -Dallas Wayland O'Neal, DECEASED
ESTATE NO.: 17-22
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
Pamela Lynn O'Neal has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Dallas Waylan O'Neal, 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 objection 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 10:00 A.M., May 1, 2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections must 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 personal 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.
R. Scott Kiker
Judge of the Probate Court
By: Jennifer Dickey
Clerk of the Probate Court
400 West Main Street, Suite 204
Blue Ridge, GA. 30513
(706) 632-3011
March 22 - April 12
#327723

Legals
JUN YING WANG ...

In The Superior Court Of Fannin County
State of Georgia
Jun Ying Wang
Plaintiff
vs
Huoran Guan,
Defendant
Civil Action File No. 2017V123
Notice Of Publication
TO: HUORAN GUAN, DEFENDANT:
By Order for Service by Publication dated the 8 day of March, 2017, you are hereby notified that on the 8 day of March, 2017, the Plaintiff herein filed suit against you for Divorce.
You are required to file with the Clerk of the Superior Court of Fannin County, and to serve upon the Plaintiff, Jun Ying Wang, by and through counsel, Keren H. Sohahong-Kombet, Esq., at 3490 Piedmont Rd. NE, Suite 102, Atlanta, GA 30305, an answer in writing within thirty (30) days of the date of the Order of Publication.
This 8 day of March, 2017
Dana C. Chastain
Clerk, Fannin County Superior Court
400 W. Main Street, Suite 100
P.O. Box 1300
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
March 22-April 12
#327707

Legals
WILLETTE P. HOOPER ...

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
State of Georgia
County of Fannin
All creditors of the estate of Willette P. Hooper, deceased, late of Fannin County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands against said estate to the undersigned, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.
This the 14th day of March, 2017.
Thomas Bartley Hooper, Jr.
13484 Old Hwy 76
Morganton, GA 30560
March 22-April 12
#327718

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ACCEPTING BIDS ...

ACCEPTING BIDS
Copper Basin Utility District is accepting sealed bids only on a white 2011 Ford Ranger Pickup. Current mileage is 30,000. Minimum bid of $8,000 must be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. on April 10, 2017 at the Copper Basin Utility District office located at 2597 Hwy 68, Turtletown, TN 37391. For more information contact the Utility Office at 423-496-5744 from 8:00 a.m. til 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
March 29-April 5
#328503

Legals
ACCEPTING SEALED BIDS ...

ACCEPTING BIDS
Copper Basin Utility District is accepting sealed bids only on a white 1990 Dodge truck with Dump Bed. Currently non-running with bad transmission. Minimum bid of $500 must be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. on April 10, 2017 at the Copper Basin Utility District office located at 2597 Hwy 68, Turtletown, TN 37391. For more information contact the Utility Office at 423-496-5744 from 8:00 a.m. til 4:00 p.m. Mon.day through Friday.
March 29-April 5
#328505

Legals
PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE ...

PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN OF A SPECIAL CALLED PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING TO BE HELD ON APRIL 6, 2017 AT 6:30 PM IN THE DUCKTOWN CITY HALL: 340 MAIN STREET, DUCKTOWN, TN 37326. THE PURPOSE OF THE MEETING IS TO CONSIDER A PLAT AND SITE PLAN. THE COMMISSION MAY ALSO ATTEND TO ANY OTHER PROPERLY PRESENTED BUSINESS. ALL INTERESTED PARTIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND.
JAMES TALLEY
CHAIRMAN
DUCKTOWN PLANNING COMMISSION
March 29
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