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NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF ELBERT
TO THE DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF PEGGY JOYCE RICE CHASTAIN:
All creditors of the estate of Peggy Joyce Rice Chastain, deceased, late of Elbert County, are hereby notified to render 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 the 29th day of June, 2017.
Janis Deanne Chastain
Executor of the Estate of
Peggy Joyce Rice Chastain,
Deceased
In Care of:
RICHARD D. CAMPBELL, LLC
47 W. Church Street
Elberton, Georgia 30635
706-283-5000

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361365
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF ELBERT
All creditors of the Estate of Annette Smith Bone, 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 27th day of July, 2017.
Rebecca Ann Anderson,
as Executrix of the Estate of
Annette Smith Bone, deceased
JENKINS LAW, LLC
Attorneys at Law
115 Heard Street
Elberton, Georgia 30635
706-283-8240
706-283-8948 Fax
johnsjenkins@bellsouth.net
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361398
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF ELBERT COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of Fredrick Louie Easom, Deceased
ESTATE NO. 2017-74
NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT
The Petition of Elaine B. Easom, for year's support from the estate of Fredrick Louie Easom, deceased, for decedent's surviving spouse having been duly filed, all interested persons are hereby notified to show cause, if any they have, on or before August 28, 2017, 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 on or before the time stated in the preceding sentence 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 in the Probate Court of the above named County, Probate Courtroom, Elbert County Government Complex, 45 Forest Avenue, Suite 41, Elberton, Georgia 30635. If no objections are filed the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
/s/ Honorable Stephanie Hewell
Judge, Elbert County Probate Court
45 Forest Avenue, Suite 41
Elberton, Georgia 30635
706-283-2016
Attorney for Petitioner:
RICHARD D. CAMPBELL, LLC
47 W. Church Street
Elberton, Georgia 30635
706-283-5000
706-283-7955 (fax)
rdclaw@elberton.net
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361412
PROBATE COURT OF
ELBERT COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of Treston Georell Smith, Deceased
RE: Petiton of Maneika L. Norman, W. Charles Smith, and Brenda J. Smith for Letters of Administration
Estate No. 2017-61
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
TO: Any and All Unknown Heirs, Beneficiaries and Creditors of Treston Georell Smith, Deceased, and to whom it may concern:
Maneika L. Norman, W. Charles Smith, and Brenda J. Smith have petitioned for Lydia Rucker Smith and Maneika L. Norman to be appointed Co-Administrators of the estate of Treston Georell Smith, deceased, of said County. The Petitioners have 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 10:00 a.m. on August 24, 2017.
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.
Hon. Merry P. Kirk,
Judge of the Probate Court of
Elbert County, Georgia,
Sitting by Special Appointment
By: /s/Coleena Williams
Clerk/Deputy Clerk of the
Probate Court
Probate Court of Elbert County
45 Forest Avenue, Suite 41
Elberton, Georgia 30635
TEL: 706-283-2016
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363557
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the estate of Lena Mae Hill Parker, deceased, late of Elbert County, are hereby notified to render 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 7th day of August, 2017.
/s/ Betty Lenora Parker Ellis
15 Frosty Meadow Ct.
Greenville, SC 29615
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363559
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the estate of Milton Dorn Parker, deceased, late of Elbert County, are hereby notified to render 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 7th day of August, 2017.
/s/ Betty Lenora Parker Ellis
15 Frosty Meadow Ct.
Greenville, SC 29615
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359811
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, ELBERT COUNTY
By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from Ella Bolton to CitiFinancial Services, Inc., dated May 4, 2007, recorded May 8, 2007, in Deed Book 442, Page 220-224, Elbert County, Georgia Records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of Forty-Nine Thousand Two Hundred Forty-Four and 58/100 dollars ($49,244.58), with interest thereon as provided for therein, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned and transferred to Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC a Delaware Limited Liability Company, 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 September, 2017, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:
The following described property, to-wit: All that certain piece, parcel or lot of land with the improvements thereon, situate lying and being on the southwestern side of Harpers Ferry Road in Rruckersville District Elbert County, Georgia, containing 1 acre, more or less, and being more specifically shown and delineated on a plat embracing the same, prepared for Raymond and Ella E. Bolton by C.M. Rucker, Civil Engineer, dated February 12, 1972, recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court for Elbert County, Georgia in Plat Book 7 at Page 388.
Said lot being described as follows: as shown on said plat, commencing at an iron pin on the southwestern side of Harpers Ferry Road at a point where the lot of land herein described corners with property of Elbert Rucker, and running thence south 37 degrees 00 minutes east along the southwestern side of Harpers Ferry Road for a distance of 140 feet to an iron pin; thence turning and running south 53 degrees 00 minutes west for a distance of 311.1 feet to an iron pin; thence turning and running north 37 degrees 00 minutes west for a distance of 140 feet to an iron pin; thence turning and running north 53 degrees 00 minutes east for a distance of 311.1 feet to the point of commencement.
Said lot being bounded on the northeast by Harpers Ferry Road, and on the southeast, southwest, and northwest by property of Elbert Rucker. Said plat above described and the recordation thereof are by reference thereto incorporated herein and made a part of this description.
Said legal description being controlling, however the property is more commonly known as 2211 Harpers Ferry Road, 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 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 Ella Bolton, 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: Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC, Loss Mitigation Dept., 4425 Ponce de Leon Blvd., 5th Floor, Coral Gables, FL 33146, Telephone Number: 800-771-0299.
Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC,
A Delaware Limited Liability Company
as Attorney in Fact for
Ella Bolton
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. BVC-17-04099-1
www.rubinlublin.com/property-listings.phpc
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363532
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, ELBERT COUNTY
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in that certain Deed to Secure Debt (With Future Advance Clause) from Danny K. Smith ("Grantor") to Pinnacle Bank ("Grantee") dated December 19, 2014, filed and recorded December 23, 2014 in Deed Book 576, Page 556, Elbert County, Georgia Records, (the "First Security Deed"), and that certain Security Deed dated October 29, 2015, filed and recorded November 9, 2015 in Deed Book 589, Page 125, aforesaid records (the "Second Security Deed") (the First Security Deed and Second Security Deed, hereinafter, collectively, the "Security Deeds"), conveying the after-described property to secure that certain Promissory Note dated December 19, 2014, from Grantor to Grantee in the original principal amount of Five Hundred Thirty One Thousand and 00/100 ($531,000.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein as set forth therein (the "First Note") and that certain Commercial Line of Credit Agreement and Disclosure dated October 29, 2015, from Grantor payable to Grantee in the original principal amount of Fifty One Thousand One Hundred Seventy Two and 00/100 ($51,172.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein as set forth therein (the "Second Note") (the First Note and Second Note, hereinafter, collectively, the "Notes"), there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Elbert County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September, 2017, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land, with improvements thereon, lying and being in the 189th G.M. District of Elbert County, Georgia, containing 7.55 acres, more or less, and being more particularly described in a plat of survey prepared by Clelland A. Tyson, Registered Land Surveyor, dated September 24, 1973, recorded in Plat Book 8, at Page 375 (Slide B-368), in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Elbert County, Georgia, said plat and recording thereof being expressly by reference incorporated into and made a part of this description.
This property is bounded now or formerly as follows, as shown on said plat: On the Northwest by property of Dr. John B. O'Neal and property of Charles Clamp; on the Northeast by the southwestern boundary of the right-of-way (100 feet wide) for Georgia Highway No. 17; on the Southeast by property of Dr. John B. O'Neal; and on the Southwest by the northeastern boundary of a right-of-way (50 feet wide) for a street.
This property is the same property described in a Warranty Deed from Romeo M. Adams and Virginia H. Adams to Adams Properties, LLC, dated January 22, 2007, recorded in Deed Book 434, at Pages 654-655, in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Elbert County, Georgia, said deed being expressly by reference incorporated into and made a part of this description.
This property is the same property described in a Warranty Deed from Adams Properties, LLC to Danny K. Smith, dated December 19, 2014, recorded in Deed Book 576, at Pages 554-555, in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Elbert County, Georgia, said deed being expressly by reference incorporated into and made a part of this description.
The indebtedness secured by said Security Deeds has been and is hereby declared due and payable because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Notes. 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 Deeds and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given as provided by law).
The property will be sold for cash or certified funds and subject to any and all matters of record superior to said Security Deeds, outstanding ad valorem taxes, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and easements against the property, if any, and unpaid water and sewage bills that constitute liens against the property, whether due and payable or not yet due and payable. The sale will be conducted as set forth herein subject to (1) confirmation prior to the sale that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) final confirmation and audit prior to the sale of the status of the loans with the holder of the Security Deeds.
Grantee reserves the right to sell the property in one parcel or as an entirety, or in such parcels as Grantee may elect, as permitted in the Security Deeds.
The following information is being provided in accordance with O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2. Pinnacle Bank, is the secured creditor under the Security Deeds and loans being foreclosed. The following entity shall have full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the above-described Security Deeds and associated Notes on behalf of the secured creditor: Pinnacle Bank, Attn: Foreclosures, P.O. Box 430, Elberton, GA 30635, 706-425-8006. O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2 states in pertinent part that, "nothing in this subsection shall be construed to require a secured creditor to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of a mortgage instrument."
To the best of the undersigned's knowledge and belief, the property is located at 1445 Bowman Hwy, Elberton, Elbert County, GA 30634 and the party in possession of the property is Danny K. Smith, or his tenant or tenants.
Pinnacle Bank,
as Attorney-in-Fact for
Danny K. Smith
THOMPSON, O'BRIEN, KEMP & NASUTI, P.C.
40 Technology Parkway South,
Suite 300
Norcross, Georgia 30092
770-925-0111
This is notice that we are attempting
to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. This communication is from a
debt collector.
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359855
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, ELBERT COUNTY
By virtue of the Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed given from Thomas E. Johnson A/K/A Thomas Johnson and Rebecca B. Johnson A/K/A Rebecca Johnson to Regions Bank, dated April 6, 2008, recorded May 6, 2008 in Deed Book 466, Page 84, Elbert County, Georgia records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the principal amount of sixty-four thousand and 00/100 dollars ($64,000.00), 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 Elbert County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September 2017 by Regions Bank, as Attorney in Fact for Thomas E. Johnson A/K/A Thomas Johnson and Rebecca B. Johnson A/K/A Rebecca Johnson, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:
All that certain piece, parcel or lot of land with the improvements thereon, situated, lying and being on the northern side of Highland Drive in the City of Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia, being composed of and embracing parts of Lots Nos. 7 and 8 as shown on a plat of the N.D. Sanders Subdivision, recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court for Elbert County, Georgia, in Plat Book 1, at Page 13, and being more specifically shown and delineated on a plat embracing the same prepared for Walter J. Rachels by A.P. Stevens, Jr., Reg. Surv., dated June 30, 1965, recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court for Elbert County, Georgia in Plat Book 5, at Page 309 said lot being described as follows as shown on said plats: commencing at an iron pin on the northern side of Highland Drive 693 feet east of the intersection of Highland Drive and Kathwood Drive and running thence north 00 degrees 30 minutes west for a distance of 178.5 feet to a cedar post; thence turning and running north 86 degrees 00 minutes east for a distance of 129 feet to a stone: thence turning and running south 01 degrees 49 minutes east for a distance of 184.5 feet to a stone on the northern side of highland drive; thence turning and running south 88 degrees 44 minutes west along the northern side of highland drive for a distance of 133 feet to the point of commencement. Said lot being bounded on the north by property of Walter Eaves; on the east by property of Thomas Sanders; on the south by Highland Drive; and on the west by property of M.E. Duncan. Said plats above described and the recordation thereof are by reference thereto incorporated herein and made a part of this description. Subject to any easements or restrictions of record.
Said property being known as 426 Highland Dr., Elberton, Georgia 30635-1412 according to the present numbering system in Elbert 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 Rebecca B. Johnson A/K/A Rebecca Johnson, Thomas E. Johnson A/K/A Thomas Johnson 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, 2050 Parkway Office Circle, Birmingham, AL 35244; TEL 205-560-7588.
THE GEHEREN FIRM, PC
4828 Ashford Dunwoody Road
2nd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30338
TEL 678-587-9500.
This law firm is attempting to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose.
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363353
NOTICE
The following vehicle will be sold to the highest bidder on Friday, August 18th at 10 a.m. at 728 MLK Jr. Blvd., Elberton, GA 30635:
A 1998 Ford Mustang, Green in color, VIN# 3N1CB51D55L507530. For more information call 706-283-8208.
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363358
NOTICE
The following vehicle will be sold to the highest bidder on Friday, August 18h, at 10 a.m. at 728 MLK Jr. Blvd., Elberton, GA 30635:
A 2005 Kia Optima, Black in color, VIN# KNAGD126955397581. For more information call 706-283-8208.
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363711
APPLICATION TO REGISTER A BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED
UNDER A TRADE NAME
STATE OF GEORGIA, COUNTY OF ELBERT
The undersigned hereby certifies that it is conducting a business in the County of Elbert, State of Georgia under the name: Happy Transfer and that the type of business to be conducted is money services business, and that said business is composed of the following: First Global Money Inc., 5733 Rickenbacker Road, Commerce, CA 90040. This affidavit is made in accordance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, Title 10, Chapter 1, Section 490.
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