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417282
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, ELBERT COUNTY
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Deed To Secure Debt given by John M. Bradford d/b/a Bradford Granite Company, Inc., to Northeast Georgia Bank, dated February 24, 2014, recorded in Deed Book 564, Pages 139-143, Elbert County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $175,000.00, with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold by the undersigned 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 May [May 1st], 2018, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land, lying and being in the 193rd G.M.D. of Elbert County, Georgia, containing 2.27 acres, as shown on that Plat of Survey for Bradford Granite Company, dated November 18, 1985, by C.M. Rucker, Georgia R.L.S. No. 927, as recorded in Plat Book 14, Page 693, public records of Elbert County, Georgia, said plat is incorporated herein by reference thereto.
LESS AND EXCEPT: 0.077 acre in Warranty Deed Joint Tenancy with Right of Survivorship to Robert K. Childs and Melanie B. Childs dated August 18, 2003, recorded in Deed Book 350, Page 555, Elbert County, Georgia records.
Said 2.27 acres being the same property described in Warranty Deed Joint Tenancy with Right of Survivorship from Nell S. Bradford, John M. Bradford and Mark S. Bradford, d/b/a Bradford Granite Company, dated August 18, 2003, and recorded in Deed Book 350, Page 549, Elbert county, Georgia Records.
The debt secured by said Deed To Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed.
The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in Deed To Secure Debt 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 (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (c) all matters of record superior to the Deed To Secure Debt first set out above, including, but not limited to, assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, easements, restrictions, covenants, etc.
Northeast Georgia Bank is the secured creditor under the Deed To Secure Debt and loan being foreclosed.
The following entity shall have full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the above-described Deed To Secure Debt and associated notes on behalf of Northeast Georgia Bank: Northeast Georgia Bank, 706-356-4444, 12461 Augusta Road, Lavonia, Georgia 30553.
Please understand that the Northeast Georgia Bank is not required by law to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Bradford Granite Company, Inc., or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 1357 Lexington Highway, Elberton, Georgia 30635.
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.
The undersigned will execute a Deed Under Power to the purchaser as authorized by the aforementioned Deed To Secure Debt.
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 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 in the preceding paragraph.
Northeast Georgia Bank
As Attorney-In-Fact for
John M. Bradford d/b/a
Bradford Granite Company, Inc.
By its attorneys:
VANDIVER & KAUFMAN, LLC
Marc S. Kaufman
P.O. Drawer 10
Lavonia, Georgia 30553
706-356-2323
This is an attempt to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose.
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417247
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, ELBERT COUNTY
By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from Bennie E. Willis to CitiFinancial Services Inc., dated May 29, 2008, recorded June 2, 2008, in Deed Book 468, Page 74-78, Elbert County, Georgia Records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of Twenty-Nine Thousand Six Hundred Nine and 15/100 dollars ($29,609.15), 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 May, 2018, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:
The following described real estate situated in the County of Elbert, State of Georgia to wit: All that lot or parcel of land situated, lying and being in the 189th G.M. District of Elbert County, Georgia, being known and designated as Lot No. 3, Block A of the Elberton East subdivision and being bounded as follows: on the northwest by Lot No. 4; on the northeast by Porter Drive; on the southeast by Lot No. 2; and on the southwest by property of Frances Beville. Said lot fronts 75 feet on the west side of Porter Drive and runs back 149.9 feet between two parallel lines. Said property is better described by plat of survey by James Flanders, dated September 15, 1971, recorded in Plat Book 7, Page 303, Elbert County, Georgia Records. This deed is being made and said property conveyed subject to a 20-foot wide drainage easement across the southwestern edge of the above property, and which easement is more particularly shown and delineated on the aforementioned plat; and by reference, said plat and said drainage easement are specifically incorporated herein and made a part of this description and conveyance.
Being the same fee simple property conveyed by quit clam deed from United States of America, acting through the administrator of the Farmers Home Administration, United States Department of Agriculture, by E.T. Nabers, Acting State Director to Bennie E. Willis, dated August 17, 1975 recorded on September 29, 1975 in Book 110, Page 296 in Elbert County Records, State of Georgia.
Said legal description being controlling, however the property is more commonly known as 1023 Porter Dr., 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 Bennie E. Willis, 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
Bennie E. Willis
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. BVF-18-01448-1
www.rubinlublin.com/property-listings.phpc
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419666
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF ELBERT
All creditors of the Estate of douglas Wayne Snellings, 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 April, 2018.
Carolyn Carithers Snellings,
as Executor of the Estate of
Douglas Wayne Snellings,
deceased
JENKINS LAW, LLC
Attorney at Law
115 Heard Street
Elberton, Georgia 30635
706-283-8240
706-283-8948 Fax
johnsjenkins@bellsouth.net
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419464
IN THE PROBATE COURT
COUNTY OF ELBERT
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of James Alvin Segars, Deceased
Estate No. 2018-36
NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT
The Petition of Lucy Davis Segars, for a year's support from the estate of James Alvin Segars, 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 May 3, 2018, 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 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, Probate Judge
45 Forest Avenue
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-2016
John Stephen Jenkins
JENKINS LAW, LLC
115 Heard Street
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-8240
706-283-8948 Fax
johnsjenkins@bellsouth.net
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421090
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF ELBERT COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of Lucille E. Wells, Deceased
Estate No. 2018-38
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
To whom it may concern:
Kaye Christian has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Lucille E. Wells, 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. 53-23-261.) 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 May 10, 2018.
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 our 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 Ave.
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-2016
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420716
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF ELBERT COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of Shirley Anne Fay, Deceased
Estate No. 2018-39
NOTICE
IN RE: The Petition to Probate Will in Solemn Form in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed,
TO: John Damien Kelly
This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the Petition to Probate Will in Solemn Form, in this Court on or before May 10, 2018.
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.
/s/ Stephanie Hewell
Judge of the Probate Court
45 Forest Avenue
Elberton, GA 30635
706-283-2016
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419861
NOTICE OF VEHICLE SALE
The following vehicles will be sold to the highest bidder on Friday, April 27 at 10 a.m. at 728 MLK Jr. Blvd., Elberton, GA 30635:
A 2004 Dodge Neon, Gray in color, VIN #1B3ES56C44D545987.
For more information call 706-283-8208.
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420711
SECOND OFFENSE DUI
17SR462
Bykendall T. Hunter, of 1847 Ben Maxwell Road, Bowman, Ga., was stopped and charged with Second Offense DUI on August 27, 2017, on Bellew Road in Elbert County, Ga. He pleaded guilty on March 9, 2018, and was sentenced before the Honorable John S. Jenkins, Judge, Elbert County State Court. The defendant was to be incarcerated for 48 hours and to complete 12 months of probation. While on probation, he is to pay a fine of $500 plus all applicable 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.
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420709
SECOND OFFENSE DUI
18SR62
Jody Wood, of 741 Beaver Run Extension, Bowman, Ga., was stopped and charged with Second Offense DUI on Sept. 7, 2017, on Ga. Hwy. 17, in the city limits of Elberton, Ga. He pleaded guilty on March 23, 2018, and was sentenced before the Honorable John S. Jenkins, Judge, Elbert County State Court. The defendant was to be incarcerated for 3 days and to complete 12 months probation. While on probation, he is to pay a fine of $750 plus all applicable 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.
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420714
SECOND OFFENSE DUI
18SR15
Quinten T. Segars of 3016 Grady School Road, Canon, Ga., was stopped and charged with Second Offense DUI on December 30, 2017, on Ga. Hwy. 17 South in Elbert County, Ga. He pleaded guilty on March 23, 2018, and was sentenced before the Honorable John S. Jenkins, Judge, Elbert County State Court. 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 $750 plus all applicable 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.
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