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NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF ELBERT
IN RE: Estate of William E. Martin, Sr., Deceased
All creditors of the estate of William E. Martin, Sr., 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 22nd day of March, 2019.
William E. Martin, Jr.
Executor of William E. Martin, Sr., Deceased
BILL DAUGHTRY,
ATTORNEY AT LAW, LLC
704 Elbert Street
P.O. Box 6267
Elberton, Georgia 30635
TEL 706-283-5543
FAX 706-283-6968

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497022
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the Estate of William Lee Tindal, 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 19th day of March, 2019.
Helen Smith Tindal, Executor
PATRICIA S. BRYANT, LLC
Suite 300, 8 N. Oliver Street
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-7902
3-27,4-3,10,17

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498761
NOTICE
Public notice of the public hearing and request for public comment on the State of Georgia?s proposed Annual Action Plan for FFY 2019, the second year of the 2018-2022 Consolidated Plan
The State of Georgia will host a public hearing and webinar to present its proposed Action Plan for FFY 2019, the second year of the five-year 2018-2022 Consolidated Plan.
The Annual Action Plan indicates how anticipated funds received from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will be implemented from July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020 for the following programs: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA), and the National Housing Trust Fund (NHTF) Programs.
The Plan provides strategies and investments of resources to address housing and community development needs, barriers to fair housing, and lead-based paint hazards. The Plan includes all records of citizen participation/consultation.
The State of Georgia encourages all of its residents, sub-recipients and grantees, public agencies, and other interested parties to attend this public hearing and/or webinar and submit any written comments to the agency.
The public comment period for the Plan is open from April 1, 2019, through May 1, 2019.
The public hearing will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 10:00- 11:00 a.m. at the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, 60 Executive Park South NE, Atlanta, GA 30329.
The webinar will be held on Thursday, April 18 from 2:00-3:00 PM. To participate in the webinar register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1458795041802140674.
Copies of the proposed plan and supporting data may be downloaded for free at https://www.dca.ga.gov/node/4566
To request hard copies of the proposed Plan or copies of data used:
By mail: Georgia Department of Community Affairs, ATTN: Annual Action Plan 2019, Samanta Carvalho, Office of Community Housing Development, 60 Executive Park South, Atlanta, Georgia 30329
By email: Samanta.carvalho@dca.ga.gov. By TDD: 404-679-0567
Please contact DCA at Samanta.carvalho@dca.ga.gov (TDD: 404-679-0567) for any necessary accommodation.
DCA is prepared to provide appropriate language services for non-English-speaking (LEP) individuals. Spanish, Chinese, Korean, and/or Vietnamese interpreters can be made available upon request. Please identify any language services needed 10 days prior to the public hearing, including in which language(s) such services are required.
Translation of the notice and interpretation services for this event are available upon request.
Traducci n de la notificaci n y servicios de interpretaci n para este evento est n disponibles a pedido.
DCA complies with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Individuals with disabilities who may need auxiliary aids or special modification to participate in the public comment process should call 404-679-0567 or email Samanta.carvalho@dca.ga.gov.
Individuals seeking reasonable accommodations or with specific ADA needs should email fairhousing@dca.ga.gov. Visit https://dca.ga.gov/fairhousing for more information.
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498815
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF ELBERT COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Billy W. Rucker, Deceased
Estate No. 2019-42
NOTICE OF PETITION
TO FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT
The Petition of Betty Sue Rucker, for a year's support from the estate of Billy W. Rucker, 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 April 25, 2019, 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 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.
/s/ Stephanie Hewell
Judge of the Probate Court
45 Forest Avenue
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-2016
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498327
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the Estate of Frances B. Bryant, late of Elbert County, Georgia, deceased, are hereby notified to render in their demand to the undersigned according t law, and al person indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to Patricia B. Beatenbough, Executor, 2291 Bryant Drive, Bowman, GA 30624.
/s/ Patricia B. Beatenbough,
Executor of the Estate of
Frances B. Bryant, deceased
Attorney for Estate:
RODGER E. DAVISON
Attorney at Law
Post Office Box 118
Royston, GA 30662
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498829
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the Estate of Harold C. Greenway, 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 29th day of March, 2019.
Katrina G. White, Executor
PATRICIA S. BRYANT, LLC
Suite 300, 8 N. Oliver St.
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-7902
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500405
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, ELBERT COUNTY
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Alton E. Jones to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Mid-Atlantic Financial Services, Inc., its successors and assigns, dated December 12, 2008, recorded in Deed Book 478, Page 520, Elbert County, Georgia Records and as re-recorded in Deed Book 582, Page 191, Elbert County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Specialized Loan Servicing LLC by assignment recorded in Deed Book 641, Page 425, Elbert County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of FIFTY THOUSAND AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($50,000.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the Government Complex Elbert County, Georgia, or at such place as may be lawfully designated as an alternative, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in May, 2019, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land, with improvements thereon, situate, lying and being in the City of Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia on the west side of South Oliver Street, said lot fronting 53 feet on said South Oliver Street and running back in parallel lines for a distance of 210 feet; being a portion of Lot 1 of the P.F.S. Bruce Subdivision, as shown in a plat of survey by Dean H. Teasley, G.RL.S. #1898 for Primary Capital Advisors, dated November 14, 2002, recorded in Plat Book 21, Page 303, Elbert County, Georgia records.
This being the same property described in a Deed Under Power of Sale from Granite City Bank, Attorney-in-Fact for Kenneth O. Blackmon, Jr. to Granite City Bank, dated June 2, 1992 and recorded in Deed Book 190, Pages 288 - 289, Elbert County, Georgia records. This sale having been confirmed by and Order of the Superior Court of Elbert County, dated July 8, 1992, is filed in Civil Action No. 92EV-547-G.
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 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.
Specialized Loan Servicing LLC is the holder of the Security Deed to the property in accordance with OCGA 44-14-162.2.
The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Specialized Loan Servicing, 8742 Lucent Blvd STE 300, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129, 800-306-6059.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Alton E. Jones and Estate of Alton E. Jones or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 234 South Oliver Street, Elberton, Georgia 30635.
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.
Specialized Loan Servicing LLC
as Attorney in Fact for
Alton E. Jones
MCCALLA RAYMER LEIBERT PIERCE, LLC
1544 Old Alabama Road
Roswell, Georgia 30076
www.foreclosurehotline.net
Our file no. 53007610-FT7
This is an attempt to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose.
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500351
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF ELBERT
Because of a default under the terms of the Security Deed executed by Granite Farms LLC to Live Oak Banking Company dated August 12, 2016, and recorded in Deed Book 601, Page 508, Elbert County Records, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $2,543,000.00, 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, May 7, 2019, 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, with Improvements thereon, lying and being in the 315th G.M. District of Elbert County, Georgia, containing 87.453 acres, more or less, being bounded, now or formerly, substantially as follows: Northeast by the right of way of Thirteen Forks Road (County Road #307); East-Southeast by property of Carolyn Carter Agnew, and property of Belly A. Reese; Southwest -West-Northwest by property of Carolyn Carter Agnew. This tract or parcel of land is more particularly shown and delineated by a plat of survey dated January 20, 2009 prepared for Kathryn N. Lewis by Bauknight & Associates, Inc., Georgia Registered Land Surveyors, recorded in Plat Book 31, at Page 31 in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Elbert County, Georgia. Said plat and the recordation thereof are by reference Incorporated herein and made a part of this description.
Said property is known as 1107 Thirteen Forks Road, Elberton, GA 30635, together with Assignment of Leases and Rents dated August 12, 2016, and recorded in Deed Book 601, Page 535, Elbert County Records and all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, more further describes in the UCC Financing Statement between the Debtor Granite Farms LLC to the Secured Creditor Live Oak Banking Company dated August 15, 2016 and recorded in Deed Book 601, Page 545, Elbert County Records and perfected in statewide index for the State of Georgia via File Number:052-2016-000346 to wit:
A security interest in all tangible and intangible property of the Debtor relating to the operation of its poultry production business, whether now owned or hereafter acquired, wherever located, including without limitations, all poultry equipment, fixtures, feeders, drinkers, heaters, controllers, feed bins, generators, fans, feed lines, drinker line, cool cells, and tunnel doors, as well as an assignment of all income, rents and proceeds.
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 in whatever order Live Oak Banking Company, in its sole discretion may decide, to the expenses of such sale and of all proceedings in connection therewith, including reasonable attorney's fees actually incurred, to insurance premiums, liens, assessments, taxes and charges including utility charges advance, to payment of the outstanding principal balance of the of said indebtedness, or to the accrued interest on all of the foregoing as provided in said Deed and the remainder, if any shall 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 Michael Gary Chester a/k/a Michael G. Chester and Granite Farms LLC, successor in interest or tenant(s).
Live Oak Banking Company
as Attorney-in-Fact for
Granite Farms LLC
File no. 18-068865
SHAPIRO PENDERGAST & HASTY, LLP*
Attorneys and Counselors at Law
211 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E.
Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30346
770-220-2535/KMM
shapiroandhasty.com
*The law firm is acting as a debt
collector. Any information obtained
will be used for that purpose.
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499366
REQUEST FOR PRESENTATION OF UNKNOWN CLAIMS PURSUANT TO CODE SECTION 14-11-608
NOTICE IS GIVEN that a Statement of Commencement of Winding Up with respect to Samap, LLC, a Georgia limited liability company (the "Company"), with its registered office at 884 Elbert Street, Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia 30635, has been delivered to the Georgia Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Limited Liability Company Act.
NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN that the Company hereby requests that persons with claims against the Company present such claims in accordance with this request. Persons with claims against the Company may present them by sending a written notice setting forth the name and address of the claimant, a brief description of the claim, the date on which the claim arose, and the amount of the claim, to Robert F. Leverett, 25 South Thomas Street, Post Office Drawer 399, Elberton, Georgia 30635-0399. Except for claims that are contingent at the time of the filing of the Statement of Commencement of Winding Up with the Georgia Secretary of State, or that arise after the filing of the Statement of Commencement of Winding up with the Georgia Secretary of State, a claim against the Company not otherwise barred will be barred unless a proceeding to enforce the claim is commenced within two years after the publication of this Request.
This 15th day of March, 2019.
SAMAP, LLC
By: /s/ Miranda H. Fleming,
Its Authorized Officer
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499217
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF ELBERT
All creditors of the Estate of Patricia Ann Bonds Raines, 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 1st day of April, 2019.
Lisa Gail R. Bialas,
as Executor of the Estate of
Patricia Ann Bonds Raines, 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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502250
THIRD OFFENSE DUI
18SR442
Jonathan Suttles of 422 Elm Street, Elberton, GA, was stopped on North Oliver Street, Elberton, GA and was charged with Third Offense DUI on October 31, 2018. He pled guilty as a Habitual Violator and was sentenced before the Honorable John S. Jenkins, Judge, Elbert County State Court, on March 8, 2019. The defendant was to be incarcerated for 10 days, and to complete 12 months of probation. While on probation he is to pay a fine of $1,000, plus all surcharges. He is to do 120 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.
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502014
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the estate of Lugenia Connell Black, deceased, late of Elbert County, Georgia, 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 15th day of April, 2019.
/s/ Jerry Davis
114 Heard Drive
Elberton, GA 30635
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501045
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF ELBERT
All creditors of the estate of Tommie Easley, deceased, late of Elbert County, Georgia, are hereby notified to submit their claims to the undersigned, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.
Dated February 2, 2019.
By: Warren Christopher Easley,
Administrator
1438 North Rainbow Drive
Elberton, Georgia 30635
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The Elberton star

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 280
Elberton, GA  30635

Phone: 706-283-8500
Fax: 706-283-9700