Legals

540133
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the Estate of Perry David Jordan, deceased, late of Elbert County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.
This 9th day of October, 2019.
Sonnie Hubbard, Execeutor
PATRICIA S. BRYANT, LLC
Suite 300, 8 N. Oliver St.
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-7902
10-16,23,30,11-6

539968
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that on the 30th day of October, 2019, at 9:00 a.m., at the Elbert County Courthouse in Elbert County, Georgia, Judge R. Chris Phelps of the Superior Court of Elbert County will hear the case of State of Georgia v. Downtown Development Authority of the City of Elberton, Georgia and the City of Elberton, Georgia, Civil Action File No. 19EV350P, in the Superior Court of Elbert County, the same being a proceeding to confirm and validate an issue of the Downtown Development Authority of the City of Elberton, Georgia Revenue Refunding Bond (City of Elberton Facility Redevelopment Project), Series 2019 (the "Bond"), in the principal amount of $4,000,000. The Bond are to be issued by the Downtown Development Authority of the City of Elberton, Georgia (the "Authority") for the purpose of (i) refinancing the costs of acquiring, installing, refurbishing, redeveloping and equipping certain hotel facilities and related real and personal property (the "Project") located on or about 4 Public Square, Elberton, Georgia (the "Property"), substantially in accordance with certain Final Construction and Permit Plans on file with the City of Elberton, Georgia (the "City"), as amended and supplemented from time to time (the "Plans and Specifications"), which has been completed, and (ii) paying all or a portion of the costs of issuing the Bond. In said proceeding, the Court will also pass upon the validity of the Intergovernmental Contract, dated as of November 1, 2019, between the Authority and the City, to be executed and delivered in connection with the issuance of the Bond. Any citizen of the State of Georgia residing in Elbert County, or any other person wherever residing, who has a right to object, may intervene and become a party to this proceeding.
This the 10th day of October, 2019.
/s/ Leigh W. Starrett, Clerk
Elbert Superior Court
Elbert County, Georgia
10-16,23

539545
SECOND OFFENSE DUI
Case No. 19SR112
Eric Jones of 1140 Tommy Downer Drive, Elberton, GA 30635 was stopped on Elbert Street/Mill Street, Elberton, Georgia and charged with Second Offense DUI on February 15, 2019. He plead guilty and was sentenced before the Honorable John S. Jenkins, Judge, Elbert County State Court, on September 16, 2019. The defendant was to be incarcerated for 3 days, and to complete 12 months of probation. While on probation, he is to pay a fine of $800 plus all surcharges. He is to do 240 hours of community service work and complete an alcohol/drug treatment/counseling program. An automated interlock ignition device will need to be installed in any vehicle he drives.
10-16

IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF ELBERT COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of Howard Earl Ballantyne Jr., Deceased
Estate No. 2018-91
NOTICE
(For Discharge from Office
and all Liability)
IN RE: Petition for Discharge of Personal Representative
TO: WHOM IT MAY CONCERN and all and singular the heirs of said Decedent, the beneficiaries under the will.
This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above-referenced Petition, in this Court on or before October 28, 2019.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contract 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.
Stephanie Hewell
Probate Court Judge
45 Forest Avenue, #41
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-2016
JENKINS LAW, LLC
115 Heard Street
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-8240
706-283-8948 Fax
johnsjenkins@bellsouth.net

540451
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF ELBERT COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of John Charles Allen Sr., Deceased
Estate No. 2019-125
NOTICE
The Petition of Imogene Hughes Allen for an Order Declaring No Administration is Necessary in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed,
TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES:
This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the Petition, in this Court on or before October 30, 2019.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
This 10th day of October, 2019.
/s/ Stephanie Hewell
Judge of the Probate Court
45 Forest Ave.
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-2016
10-16

540351
IN THE PROBATE COURT
COUNTY OF ELBERT
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of Socorro G. Ramirez, Deceased
Estate No..2019-126
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
Maria S. Bernal de Gonzalez has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Socorro G. Ramirez, 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 November 7, 2019. 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.
/s/ Stephanie Hewell, Probate Judge
Elbert County Probate Court
45 Forest Avenue, Suite 41
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-2016
BILL DAUGHTRY,
ATTORNEY AT LAW, LLC
704 Elbert Street
P.O. Box 6267
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-5543
10-16,23,30,11-6

540167
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF ELBERT COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of William Dennis Ray Duncan, Deceased
Estate No. 2019-124
NOTICE
The Petition of Amanda Duncan Duck for an Order Declaring No Administration is Necessary in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed,
TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES:
This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the Petition, in this Court on or before the October 29, 2019.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
This 9th day of October, 2019.
/s/ Stephanie Hewell
Judge of the Probate Court
45 Forest Ave.
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-2016
10-16

538322
CALL FOR REFERENDUM
TO THE QUALIFIED VOTERS
OF THE CITY OF ELBERTON, GEORGIA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on the 5th day of November, 2019, a referendum will be included on the general election ballot, at which there will be submitted to the qualified voters of the City of Elberton, Georgia, for their determination, the following question:
Shall the governing authority of the City of Elberton, Georgia, be authorized to permit and regulate package sales by retailers of alcoholic beverages which include beer/malt beverages, wine and distilled spirits on Sundays between the hours of 12:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.?
All qualified voters desiring to vote in favor of authorizing the governing authority to permit and regulate package sales by retailers of alcoholic beverages on Sundays between the hours of 12:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. shall do so by voting "YES" and all qualified voters desiring to vote against such authorization shall do so by voting "NO." If more than one-half of the votes cast on the question are for approval of such Sunday sales, the governing authority may by appropriate resolution or ordinance permit and regulate such Sunday sales by licensees, under the terms set forth in an Ordinance of the City Council, dated September 16, 2019.
The place for holding the election shall be at the regular and established precinct of the City of Elberton, Georgia, the City Municipal Complex, located at 203 Elbert Street, Elberton, Georgia, and the polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the date fixed for the election. Those qualified to vote at the election shall be determined in all respects in accordance and in conformity with the Constitution and laws of the United States of America and of the State of Georgia.
This notice is given pursuant to an ordinance of the Mayor and Council of the City of Elberton, Georgia, and action of the Election Superintendent of the City of Elberton, Georgia.
This 1st day of October, 2019.
/s/ Cindy Churney
Election Superintendent
City of Elberton
10-9,16,23,30

538349
CALL FOR REFERENDUM
TO THE QUALIFIED VOTERS
OF THE CITY OF ELBERTON, GEORGIA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on the 5th day of November, 2019, a referendum will be included on the general election ballot, at which there will be submitted to the qualified voters of the City of Elberton, Georgia, for their determination, the following question:
Shall the governing authority of the City of Elberton, Georgia, be authorized to permit and regulate Sunday sales of alcoholic beverages which include beer/malt beverages, wine and distilled spirits for on premises consumption by the drink between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 a.m.?
All qualified voters desiring to vote in favor of authorizing the governing authority to permit and regulate Sunday sales of alcoholic beverages for on premises consumption by the drink shall do so by voting "YES" and all qualified voters desiring to vote against such authorization shall do so by voting "NO." If more than one-half of the votes cast on the question are for approval of such Sunday sales, the governing authority may by appropriate resolution or ordinance permit and regulate such Sunday sales by licensees, under the terms set forth in an Ordinance of the City Council, dated September 16, 2019.
The place for holding the election shall be at the regular and established precinct of the City of Elberton, Georgia, the City Municipal Complex, located at 203 Elbert Street, Elberton, Georgia, and the polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the date fixed for the election. Those qualified to vote at the election shall be determined in all respects in accordance and in conformity with the Constitution and laws of the United States of America and of the State of Georgia.
This notice is given pursuant to an ordinance of the Mayor and Council of the City of Elberton, Georgia, and action of the Election Superintendent of the City of Elberton, Georgia.
This 1st day of October, 2019.
/s/ Cindy Churney
Election Superintendent
City of Elberton
10-9,16,23,30

538306
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, ELBERT COUNTY
By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from Anita Boyd, Gary Johnson to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc as Nominee for Quicken Loans Inc., dated January 27, 2017, recorded January 30, 2017, in Deed Book 609, Page 232 , Elbert County, Georgia Records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of Sixty-Seven Thousand One Hundred Forty-Five and 00/100 dollars ($67,145.00), with interest thereon as provided for therein, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned and transferred to Quicken Loans Inc., there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the Elbert County Courthouse, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2019, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:
Parcel One: All that tract or parcel of land, with improvements thereon, lying and being in the 189th G,M. District, Elbert County, Georgia containing 0.44 acre, more or less, and being more particularly described on a plat of survey prepared by Frank N. Wansley, surveyor, dated May 21,1957, and recorded in Deed Book 61, page 158, Elbert County, Georgia Records to which reference is made for a true and accurate description of the metes and bounds of the property herein described. This property is bounded now or formerly as follows: on the north by property of Mrs. Annie Mae S. Dickerson; on the east by Elm Street Extension; and on the south and west by property of Dallas N. Suttles.
Parcel Two: All that lot or parcel of land, with improvements thereon, lying and being in the 189th G.M. District, Elbert County, Georgia and being bounded now or formerly as follows: on the east by property of Mrs. Annie Mae S. Dickerson; on the north by property of Randall Moore; on the west by property of the estate of W.R. Echols; and on the south by Elm Street Extension and Malcolm Wilson. Said property is better described as follows: beginning at iron pin at the northeast corner of said property where said property joins that of Mrs. Annie Mae S. Dickerson and Randall Moore, running thence south 47 degrees 55 minutes west 214 feet to an iron pin; thence south 66 degrees 00 minutes east 204.6 feet, more or less, to the boundary of Elm Street Extension; thence north 47 degrees 28 minutes east 34 feet to an iron pin; thence north 46 degrees 41 minutes west 130 feet to an iron pin; thence north 47 degrees 55 minutes east 130 feet to an iron pin; thence north 61 degrees 40 minutes west 60 feet to the iron pin point of beginning. This being a part of the property described in survey and plat recorded in Deed Book 60, page 159, Elbert County, Georgia Records to which reference is made for a true and accurate description of the metes and bounds of the property herein described.
Parcel One and Parcel Two being the same property described in a warranty deed JTWROS from Kaye Wilson Dilleshaw to Kaye Wilson Dilleshaw and James M. Dilleshaw, dated May 10, 2016, recorded on May 10, 2016 in Deed Book 596 at pages 257-258 in the office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Elbert County, Georgia.
Said legal description being controlling, however the property is more commonly known as 1067 Elm St., Elberton, GA 30635.
The indebtedness secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of default under the terms of said Security Deed. 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.
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 Anita Boyd, Gary Johnson, Estate and/or Heirs-At-Law of Gary Johnson, 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: Quicken Loans Inc., Loss Mitigation Dept., 635 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48226, Telephone Number: 800-508-0944.
Quicken Loans Inc.
as Attorney in Fact for
Anita Boyd, Gary Johnson
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. QKN-19-05575-1
rlselaw.com/property-listing
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