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SMITH
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of Eugene F. Smith
All creditors of the Estate of Eugene F. Smith, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 24th day of April, 2018.
s/Martha A. Smith
Executor
Martha A. Smith
278 Swain Street
Clarkesville, GA 30523
4C-5/2-5/23/18

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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
NATALIE JANE HEISLEY
Petitioner,
Civil Action# : 18CV0219CC
NOTICE OF PETITION TO CHANGE NAME OF MINOR CHILD
The named Petitioner filed a Petition in the Superior Court of Habersham County on April 18, 2018 seeking to change the name of a minor child from Beckett Naish Chadwick to Beckett Charles Heisley. Interested parties may appear in this case and file an objection pursuant to O.C.G.A 19-12-1(h).
THIS 27th day of April, 2018.
By:Cindy Franklin Freeman
Attorney at Law, P. C.
P. O. Box 2526.
Clarkesville, GA 30523
706-839-1655
4C-5/2-5/23/18

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COOLEY
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
SNOW COOLEY,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6840-64
NOTICE
IN RE: Petition to Probate Will and Codicils in Solemn Form in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed,
TO: LUKE COCHRAN AND KAYLA GERRELL
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 25, 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.
PAMELA WOOLEY
Judge of the Probate Court
By: s/Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 Llewellyn Street, Unit 24
Clarkesvile, GA 30523
706-839-0320
4C-5/2-5/23/18

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JARRELL
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF JAMES CARLTON JARRELL, JR.,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO: 6859-67
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
MARGARETT J. CHEEK has petitioned for HERSELF to be appointed Administrator of the estate of JAMES CARLTON JARRELL, JR. 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 MAY 25, 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.
PAMELA F WOOLEY
Judge of the Probate Court
By: s/Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 LLEWELLYN STREET, UNIT 24
CLARKESVILLE, GA 30523
06-839-0320
4C-5/2-5/23/18

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GOBER
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
James Earl Gober, Sr.
All creditors of the Estate of James Earl Gober, Sr., late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 26th day of April, 2018.
s/Betty Jo Gober
Executor
Betty Jo Gober
217 Third Street
Cornelia, GA 30531
4C-5/2-5/23/18

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HICKS
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of Janie W. Hicks
All creditors of the Estate of Janie W. Hicks, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 24th day of April, 2018.
s/John T. Hicks, Sr.
Executor
John T. Hicks, Sr.
650 Roberts Road
Demorest, GA 30535
4C-5/2-5/23/18

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LEWALLEN
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Billy Lewallen
All creditors of the Estate of Billy Lewallen, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 24th day of April, 2018.
s/Laverne Lewallen
Executor
Laverne Lewallen
170 Free Drive
Cornelia, GA 30531
4C-5/2-5/23/18

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HCBOE Entry Security
Cameras RFP
April 25, 2018
Habersham County Schools is seeking proposals for the installation of entry security cameras at all school locations. Bid release date will be April 25, 2018 and all proposals are due on May 23, 2018. Specific requirements must be met including project timelines, vendor registration, and attending a mandatory pre-bid meeting and site visit. For more information please visit our website
http://www.habershamschools.com and follow the link Request for Proposals.
4C-5/2-5/23/18

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
Sealed bids for service: Low Voltage will be received by the Habersham County Board of Commissioners, Purchasing - Finance Department, 555 Monroe St. Unit 20, Clarkesville, GA 30523 no later than 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at which time all bids received by the prescribed time and date will be publicly opened and read aloud. Any bid proposals received after the time shown above will not be accepted. No faxed bids will be received or accepted. All bids submitted should be clearly marked on the envelope or package "Habersham County Purchasing-Finance Department, Low Voltage" Complete bid packages are available at the Habersham County Commissioners office, 555 Monroe St. Unit 20, Clarkesville, GA 30523.

Low Voltage

Service should include but is not limited to; providing a Structured Cabling System, and Access Control system installation, including data center open frame racks and patch panels for the Habersham County Administration Building. The scope of work, provided by the structured cabling Contractor, includes all terminations, racking, labeling and cable testing as directed in the RFP. Patch cordage and cross connections of all endpoint cabling shall also be included within the structured cabling scope of work. A fully turnkey cable infrastructure shall be provided. Cutover support shall also be provided.

All proposals shall constitute, for a period of 90 calendar days, an irrevocable offer to provide the goods/services set forth in the specification and proposal.

Habersham County reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to wave minor informalities, modify or re-advertise.
Habersham County, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin, sex, handicap/disability in consideration of an award.

Bid documents are available on http://www.habershamga.com/bidops.cfm.

No inquiries or interpretation of meaning concerning this Request for Proposal will be made to any interested party orally. Every inquiry or request for interpretation should be made in writing via e-mail. All inquiries and requests for interpretation should be sent via e-mail to Purchasing at purchasing@habershamga.com. All questions and all answers will be posted on the website www.habershamga.com. It will be the responsibility of interested parties to periodically check the website for any new information.
3C-5/2, 5/23, 6/6/18

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IN THE STATE COURT
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF OF GEORGIA
DANIEL KELLEY
Plaintiffs,
vs.
REBECCA C. GRIFFITHS,
Defendant
CIVIL ACTION FILE NO:
17ST0066
NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
TO: Defendant Rebecca C. Griffiths
By Order for Service by Publication dated the 7 day of March, 2018, you are hereby notified that the above-styled action seeking damages as a result of an automobile accident of October 20, 2015 was filed agains you in said Court.
You are hereby required to file with the Clerk of the State Court, and serve upon Benjamin Z. Levy, Plaintiff's attorney, whose address is 191 Peachtree Street N.E., Suite 4200, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, an answer to the Complaint within sixty (60) days of the date of the Order for Service by Publication.
WITNESS, the Honorable M. Steven Campbell, Judge of said Court.
This 7 day of March, 2018.
s/M. Steven Campbell
M. STEVEN CAMPBELL, JUDGE
HABERSHAM COUNTY STATE COURT
4P-5/9-5/30/18

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
Sealed bids for furnishing all labor, materials, equipment and other things necessary for the construction of the following project will be received by the Habersham County Board of Commissioners, Purchasing/ Finance Department, 555 Monroe St. Unit 20, Clarkesville, GA 30523 no later than 10:00 AM on Monday, June 06, 2018 at which time all bids received by the prescribed time and date will be publicly opened and read aloud. Any bid proposals received after the time shown above will not be accepted. No faxed bids will be received or accepted. All bids submitted should be clearly marked on the envelope or package "Habersham County Public Works Department, Project No. LMIG 2018-1 (137)". Complete bid packages are available at the Habersham County Commissioners office, 555 Monroe St. Unit 20, Clarkesville, GA 30523.
PROJECT NO. LMIG 2018-1 (137) HABERSHAM COUNTY
Project scope consists of placement of asphalt plant mix inclusive of the following: Milling, Patching, Leveling, Resurfacing, Curb and Gutter, and Striping of six (11) various county roads in Habersham County and three (3) City Roads for a total length of 11.83 miles.
A mandatory preconstruction conference will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 10:00 AM at the Habersham County Commissioners Office located at 555 Monroe St. Unit 20, Clarkesville, GA 30523.
COMPLETION DATE:
October 26, 2018
Plans (if any) and Specifications for this work will be available for inspection by all interested parties at the Habersham County Commission Office during regular business hours.
All work shall be performed in accordance with Plans, if any, Project Special Provisions and the 2013 edition of the Georgia Department of Transportation Standard Specifications and applicable Supplemental Specifications.
No bid proposals shall be withdrawn for a period of 60 days.
Payment will be made to the Contractor each calendar month based on the estimated work complete in place as prescribed by the Georgia Department of Transportation Standard Specifications. Retainage will be withheld as prescribed by the Project Special Provisions. Final payment of the amounts withheld will not be made until the project has been satisfactorily completed and accepted by Habersham County.
A bid bond in the amount equal to five percent (5%) of the total bid will be required. Also, performance and payment bonds each in the sum equal to the full amount of the contract will be required.
Habersham County reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to wave minor informalities, modify or re-advertise the project.
Habersham County, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin, sex, handicap/disability in consideration of an award.
Bid documents are available on http://www.habershamga.com/bidops.cfm
No inquiries or interpretation of meaning concerning this Request for Proposal will be made to any interested party orally. Every inquiry or request for interpretation should be made in writing via e-mail. All inquiries and requests for interpretation should be sent via e-mail to Purchasing at purchasing@habershamga.com all questions and all answers will be posted on the website
www.habershamga.com.
It will be the responsibility of interested parties to periodically check the website for any new information and/or addenda.
4C-5/9-5/30/18

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TENCH
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Brenda Lovell Tench
All creditors of the Estate of Brenda Lovell Tench, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 3rd day of May, 2018.
s/Lowell Wesley Tench
Executor
Lowell Wesley Tench
PO Box 315
Demorest, GA 30535
4C-5/9-5/30/18

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDDERS
Sealed proposals will be received by the Habersham County Board of Commissioners until:
1:00 PM EDT, on MONDAY,
JUNE 11, 2018
For the project known as:
Relocate Fuel Farm
Proposals will be opened and read aloud in the Conference Room of the Office of the County Commissioners located at 555 Monroe Street, Unit 20, Clarkesville, GA 30523 at 1:00 PM EDT on Monday, June 11, 2018. Proposals received after the designated time will not be considered. The OWNER of the project is the Habersham County Board of Commissioners. The Engineer for the project is MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL, 420 Technology Parkway, Suite150, Norcross, Georgia 30092.
The approximate extent and character of the Work is generally described as follows:
Base Bid:
This project involves the relocation of the existing fuel farm at the Habersham County Airport. The fuel farm shall be relocated adjacent to the proposed FBO Building, whose construction is anticipated to commence in the spring of 2018. The relocation efforts shall consist of relocating two (2) existing above ground fuel tanks (1-AvGas;1-JetA), with self serve capabilities. A new concrete pad will be constructed to support the tanks, as well as a spill containment area. The project scope also included minor grading and erosion control measures.

Bidders shall inform themselves concerning Georgia Laws and comply with same.
Proposal Documents may be examined at the following locations:
Office of Engineer:
MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL
420 Technology Parkway, Suite 150
Norcross, Georgia 30092
(770) 263-9118

Airport Owner's Office:
HABERHSAM COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
555 Monroe St., Unit 20
Clarkesville, GA 30523
(706) 839-0200

Bidding and Contract documents are available for purchase by prospective Bidders from MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL; 420 Technology Parkway, Suite 150, Norcross, Georgia 30092; (770) 263-9118; upon prior payment of the non-refundable fee of $100.00. This fee includes shipping via Federal Express Overnight Delivery, if requested by the Bidder at thetime of payment.
If awarded, the time allowed for Substantial Completion on Relocate Fuel Farm is Ninety (90) consecutive calendar days from the date of Notice to Proceed.
Each Bid must be accompanied by a Bid Bond with good and sufficient surety or sureties approved by the owner for faithful acceptance of the contract, payable to, in favor of, and for the protection of the OWNER in an amount equivalent to five percent (5%) of the total amount payable by the terms of the contract or, in lieu thereof, in the form of a certified check, cashier's check, or cash in equal amount.
The Successful Bidder will be required to furnish performance and payment bonds with the executed Agreement meeting the requirements of the Contract Documents and executed on the forms attached to the Agreement. The terms and time for payment are set forth in the Agreement.
Surety and insurance companies must have an AM Best rating of A-6 or greater, be listed in the Federal Registry of Companies holding Certificates of Authority and Acceptable Sureties on Federal Bonds, be licensed by the Georgia Insurance Department and the Georgia Secretary of State to do business in the State of Georgia.
All Bids will remain subject to acceptance for 120 days after the day of the Bid opening, but OWNER may, in its sole discretion, release any Bid and return the Bid security prior to that date.
Each bid must be submitted in a SEALED ENVELOPE, addressed to the OWNER. Each sealed envelope containing a Bid must be plainly marked on the outside as, "Habersham County Airport, Relocate Fuel Farm". If bid is forwarded by mail, the sealed envelope containing the Bid must be enclosed in a separate mailing envelope to the attention of the OWNER at the address previously given.
A non-mandatory, pre-bid conference will be held in the Conference Room of the Office of the County Commissioners located at 555 Monroe Street, Unit 20, Clarkesville, GA 30523 at 1:00PM EDT on Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
This project is funded under provision of the Airport and Airway Safety and Capacity Act of1987. The award of this contract is contingent upon the availability of Federal funding. Certain mandatory federal requirements also apply to this solicitation and will be made a part of any contract awarded.
(a) Davis Bacon Act (DOL Regulation 29 CFR Part 5)
(b) Affirmative Action to Ensure Equal Employment Opportunity (Executive order11246 and DOL Regulation 41 CFR Part 60)
(c) Copeland Act, 29 CFR Part 3.
(d) Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act.
(e) Title VI of Civil Rights Act of 1964.
(f) Disadvantaged Business Enterprises participation 49 CFR Part 26. The DBE participation goal is 10.8%.
(g) Government wide Debarment and Suspension and Government wide Requirements for Drug-free Workplace (DOT Regulation 49 CFR Part 29)
(h) Buy American Preferences (Title 49 United States Code, Chapter 501)
(i) Foreign Trade Restriction: Denial of Public Works Contracts to Suppliers for Goods and Services of Countries that Deny Contracts to Suppliers of Goods and Services of Countries that Deny Procurement Market Access to U.S. Contractors (DOT Regulation 49 CFR Part 30)
(j) Goals for Minority and Female Participation (41 CFR Part 60-4.2)
(k) Certification of Nonsegregated Facilities (41 CFR Part 60-1.8)
(l) Debarment, Suspension, Ineligibility and Voluntary Exclusion (49 CFR Part 29)
(m) Bid guarantee of 5% (49 CFR Part 18.36(h)(1))
(n) Performance Bond of 100% (49 CFR Part 18.36(h)(2))
(o) Payment Bond of 100% (49 CFR Part 18.36(h)(3))
By submitting a bid/proposal under this solicitation, except for those items listed by the offeror on a separate and clearly identified attachment to this bid/proposal, the offeror certifies that steel and each manufactured product, is produced in the United States (as defined in the clause Buy American - Steel and Manufactured Products For Construction Contracts) and that components of unknown origin are considered to have been produced or manufactured outside the United States..
The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all Bids, to waive formalities and re-advertise.
Derick Canupp
Public Works Director
4C-5/9-5/30/18

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HABERSHAM COUNTY
SCHOOL DISTRICT
REQUEST FOR QUOTE
CLARKESVILLE ELEMENTARY, METAL ROOF RESTORATION
Habersham County Board of Education is now requesting quotes from all interested vendors to restore the metal roofs at Clarkesville Elementary School, using the WEATHERSTAR Roofing System.
There will be a Mandatory site visit at Clarkesville Elementary School, 6539 State Hwy 115 West, Clarkesville, GA 30523 on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 beginning at 1:00 p.m. for all interested vendors. Site visit sign-in sheets are kept by Facilities & Maintenance Director.
Inquiries: Vendors shall have until May 23, 2018, 3:00 p.m. to make any inquiries. All inquiries must be in writing and submitted via email to
dmgunn@habershamschools.com.
Sealed quotes will be received until 2:00 p.m., Friday, June 1, 2018, at the Habersham County Board of Education office, 132 Stanford Mill Road, Clarkesville, GA 30523, for furnishing the Goods/Services described herein and will be Opened in Public. Sealed envelope must be marked with vendor name and labeled "Request for Quote - Clarkesville Elementary, Metal Roof Restoration"
Copies of the RFQ Packet can be obtained by visiting
www.habershamschools.com
Request for Proposals/Quotes.
Quote may be delivered (Hand Deliver, Express Mail Services, Etc.) or mailed (by U.S. Mail or Certified Mail) to Habersham County Board of Education, Attn: Denise Gunn, P.O. Box 70, 132 Stanford Mill Road, Clarkesville, GA 30523
4C-5/9-2/30/18

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WESTMORELAND
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
William Clarence Westmoreland
All creditors of the Estate of William Clarence Westmoreland, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 3rd day of May, 2018.
s/Sherry Denise Rogers
Administrator
Sherry Denise Rogers
320 Amy's Creek Road
Clarkesville, GA 30523
4C-5/9-5/30/18

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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE:
JASMYN MCKENLEY GADDIS
CIVIL ACTION
FILE NO. 18CV0241RS
NOTICE OF FILING
On the 2nd day of May, 2018, Petitioner filed a Petition to Change her name, Jasmyn McKenley Gaddis to McKenley Dean Gaddis. Said Petition is currently pending in the Superior Court of Habersham County. All interested or affected parties have a right to appear and file objections thereto.
Respectfully submitted,
OLIVER & WEIDNER, LLC
s/Willam R.Oliver
William R. Oliver
Georgia State Bar No. 552725
Attorney For Petitioner
4C-5/9-5/30/18

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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE:
The Name Change of:
KODY JAMES HUFFSTETLER,
MINOR MALE CHILD,
DOB: XX-XX-2014;
MELISSA MARIE SHANK GRAGG,
Petitioner,
V.
KENNETH JAMES HUFFSTETLER,
Respondent.
CIVIL ACTION FILE NO:
18CV0238

NOTICE OF PETITION TO CHANGE NAME OF MINOR CHILD
Notice is herein given that, Melissa Marie Shank Gragg, by and through the undersigned counsel, filed a Petition in the Superior Court of Habersham County, on 4/27/, 2018 to change the name of the following minor child:
FROM: KODY JAMES HUFFSTETLER
TO: KODY JAMES SHANK.
Any interested party has the right to appear in this case and file objections within the time prescribed in O.C.G.A. 19-12-1(f)(2) and (3).
Signed this 27th day of April, 2018
s/Emily Ann Carr
Emily Ann Carr
Attorney for Petitioner
GA State Bar No: 200109
Emily Ann Carr
The Carr Law Group
P.O. Box 2931
Cleveland, GA 30528
(706) 219-2801
(706) 348-1380
emily@thecarrlawgroup.com
4C-5/9-5/30/18

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BOYKIN
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
IN SECURITY DEED
STATE OF GEORGIA,
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
On March 31, 2017, Perry Curtis Boykin, executed a Security Deed to Northeast Georgia Bank, securing a note of even date for Four Hundred Thousand Dollars and NO/100 ($400,000.00), said Security Deed being recorded in Deed Book 01136, Pages 00657-00665, Habersham County Records. Said Security Deed conveyed the property hereinafter described. By virtue of the power of sale contained in said Security Deed to Northeast Georgia Bank there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, before the Habersham County Courthouse door in Clarkesville, Georgia, during the legal hours of sale, being 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Eastern Time, on the first Tuesday in June, the same being June 5, 2018 the following described property:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND lying and being in Land Lot 116 of the 13th Land District of Habersham county, Georgia and being designated as Lots 6, 7, 8A and a portion of Lot 8 of the Orchard, containing 2.525 acre, more or less, as shown on a Plat of Survey for Charles and Patricia Maypole prepared by E Davidson, RLS, under date of June 23, 1998 and recorded on October 28, 1998 in Plat Book 45, Page 158 in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Habersham County, Georgia records. Said Plat is incorporated herein for a more full and complete description.
This being that same property conveyed to Charles G. Maypole and Patricia Maypole from the Orchard Limited Partnership, a Georgia Limited Partnership via Warranty Deed (For Life With Remainder to Survivor) date October 26, 1998 and recorded on October 26, 1998 and recorded on October 28, 1998 in Deed Book 417, Page 338, Habersham County, Georgia Records and that certain Warranty Deed to Charles G. Maypole and Patricia Maypole from The Orchard Limited Partnership, A Georgia Limited Partnership dated January 31, 1997 and recorded in Deed Book 367, Page 663, Habersham County, Georgia records. The debt secured by said Security Deed and note has been and is hereby declared due and payable because of default for non payment as required by the Note and Security Deed.
The debt having been declared due and payable and remaining unpaid, and the terms in the Note and Security Deed remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the principal, accrued interest and attorney's fees pursuant to the Note and Security Deed, plus all expenses of this sale.
Said property will be sold as the property of Perry Curtis Boykin, subject to outstanding ad valorem taxes and/or easements and/or restrictive covenants appearing of record, if any. The undersigned will comply with Georgia law, O.C.G.A. Section 44-14-162.2, prior to conducting the sale.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, equitable title to said property is now held by Perry Curtis Boykin.
The entity/individual with full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage with the Debtor is Northeast Georgia Bank, 56 Stephen Circle, Toccoa, GA 30577, Phone Number 706-886-4351.
The undersigned will execute a Deed to the purchaser at said sale as provided in the aforementioned Security Deed to Northeast Georgia Bank
Dated this 27th day of April, 2018.Northeast Georgia Bank
Attorney-in-fact for
Perry Curtis Boykin,
Sanders, Ranck & Skilling, P.C.
P. O. Box 1005
Toccoa, GA 30577
706-886-7533
Attorneys for Northeast Georgia Bank
4C-5/9-5/30/18

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ELLER - NOVACK
GEORGIA, HABERSHAM COUNTY.
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Because of the default in the payment of a note in favor of AgGeorgia Farm Credit, ACA secured by a Deed to Secure Debt executed by MICHAEL C. ELLER and ZANA L. NOVACK to AgGEORGIA FARM CREDIT, ACA, for itself and as agent/nominee for any party pursuant to a Master Agreement among it and its wholly-owned subsidiaries AgGeorgia FLCA and AgGeorgia PCA, as their interests may appear, dated November 24, 2009, recorded in Deed Book 910, pages 105-111, Habersham County Georgia Deed Records, and all modifications to said Deed to Secure Debt, if any, the undersigned has declared the full unpaid amount of the indebtedness secured by said deed due and payable, and acting under the power of sale contained in said deed, for the purpose of paying said indebtedness, will on the first Tuesday in JUNE, 2018, during the legal hours of sale at the courthouse in Habersham County, Georgia, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 91 of the 11th Land District of Habersham County, Georgia, being Lot 1, containing 1.01 acre, more or less, as shown on a plat of survey for Marshall Darrin Harrelson, prepared by Lovell, Duvall, Miller & Associates, Inc., dated October 14, 2009, and recorded in Plat Book 62, page 229, Habersham County, Georgia Records, said plat is incorporated herein for a more complete description.Also included are equipment and fixtures as follows:Two evaporative cooling cells systems complete, clear inside curtains, white outside curtains, 2 hired Hand Curto matics, 2 Hired Hand Powertrak curtain machine, 8 lines of drinkers, 4 lines of Choretime feeder complete, 2 half house brood curtains, baffles, 10 hired hand super saver heaters, 10-36' sidewall exhaust fans, 8-24' circulating fans, lights, timers, wincher, clocks, thermostats, etc. 18-48" tunnel fans complete, 4-14 ton feed bins complete, 2 Hired Hand power vent controllers, 2 Hired Hand Alert Alarm III, 2 tunnel fan controllers, and 2 water control panels and medicators.
This sale will be held 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.
The indebtedness remaining in default, the sale will be made for the purpose of applying proceeds thereof to the payment of the indebtedness secured by the deed to secure debt, accrued interest and expenses of the sale and other sums secured by the deed to secure debt, and the remainder if any shall be applied as permitted by law.The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is AgGEORGIA FARM CREDIT, ACA., Box 1373, Gainesville, GA 30503, (770-536-3660). Please understand that the secured creditor is not required by law to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument.To the best of the undersigned?s knowledge and belief the property is in the possession of MICHAEL C. ELLER and ZANA L. NOVACK and said property will be sold as the property of MICHAEL C. ELLER and ZANA L. NOVACK. 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 deeds.
The undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser as authorized in the aforementioned deed to secure debt.This law firm is acting as a debt collector attempting to collect a debt and all information obtained shall be used for that purpose.
AgGEORGIA FARM CREDIT, ACA, for itself and as agent/nominee for any party pursuant to a Master Agreement among it and its wholly-owned subsidiaries AgGeorgia FLCA and AgGeorgia PCA, as their interests may appear, as attorney in fact for
Michael C. Eller and Zana L. NovackJ. Randall Frost
Stewart, Melvin & Frost, LLP
P. O. Box 3280
Gainesville, GA 30503770-536-0101
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HARRISON
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER, HABERSHAM COUNTY
Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Theresa Harrison to CitiFinancial Services, Inc. dated 1/3/2008 and recorded in Deed Book 833 Page 869 Habersham County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC, a Delaware Limited Liability Company., conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $ 57,734.00, 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 Habersham County, Georgia (or such other area as designated by Order of the Superior Court of said county), within the legal hours of sale on June 05, 2018 (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:
THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED PROPERTY: ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 161 OF THE 10TH LAND DISTRICT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA, DESIGNATED AS LOT 19 OF THE J.W. TURNER SUBDIVISION CONTAINING 0.39 ACRE, MORE OR LESS, AS SHOWN ON A PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED FOR RICHARD J. DAVIDSON BY CHRIS M. PATTON, R.S. SURVEYED UNDER DATE OF JANUARY 3, 2003, PLATTED UNDER DATE OF JUNE 3, 2004, COPY OF SAID PLAT BEING OF RECORD IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA, IN PLAT BOOK 55, PAGE 267, TO WHICH SAID PLAT AND THE RECORD THEREOF REFERENCE IS HEREBY MADE FOR A MORE COMPLETE DESCRIPTION. TOGETHER WITH AN EASEMENT FOR INGRESS AND EGRESS TO AND FROM THE ABOVE DESCRIBED PROPERTY VIA THE COURSE OF A 10 FOOT GRAVED DRIVE OVER AND ACROSS OTHER PROPERTY OWNED BY GRANTORS HEREIN LYING TO THE WEST SHOWN AS N/F LILLIAN M. DAVIDSON LEADING TO POST ROAD, A COUNTY ROAD AS SHOWN ON THE PLAT REFERRED TO ABOVE. BEING THE SAME FEE SIMPLE PROPERTY CONVEYED BY WARRANTY DEED FROM RICHARD J. DAVIDSON and LILLIAN MARIE DAVIDSON TO THERESA HARRISON, DATED 06/08/2004 RECORDED ON 06/09/2004 IN BOOK 658, PAGE 439 IN HABERSHAM County RECORDS, STATE OF GA.
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 1705 Yonah Post Rd, , Alto, GA 30510 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): Theresa Harrison or tenant or tenants.
Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.
Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC
Bayview Loan Counselor
4425 Ponce De Leon Blvd5th Floor
Coral Gables, FL 33146
1.800.771.0299
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.
Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC,
a Delaware Limited Liability Company. as agent and Attorney in Fact for
Theresa Harrison
Aldridge Pite, LLP,
15 Piedmont Center,
3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500,
Atlanta, Georgia 30305,
(404) 994-7637.
1098-247A
THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 1098-247A
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HOGSED
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Cindy B. Hogsed to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. solely as a Nominee for Southern Highlands Mortgage , dated October 28, 2010, recorded on November 9, 2010 in Deed Book 937, Page 505, Habersham County, Georgia Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to New Penn Financial LLC d/b/a Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing, the secured creditor, by Assignment conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of Two Hundred Eight Thousand Five Hundred and 00/100 ($208,500.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, 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 June 5, 2018 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 Land Lot 168, of the 11th Land District, Habersham County, Georgia, containing 1.634 acres, designated as Tract #2, on plat of survey prepared by Kenton L. Miller, RLS No. 2595, dated September 17, 2007 recorded in Plat Book 62, page 100, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Habersham County, Georgia, which said plat is incorporated herein by reference and made a part of this description.Said property is known as 2500 Hwy 105, Demorest, GA 30535, together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any.
Said property will be sold as the property of Cindy B. Hogsed, the property, to the best information, knowledge and belief of the undersigned, being presently in the possession of Cindy B. Hogsed or a tenant or tenants.
Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet 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 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.
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 of the audit of the status of the loan as provided immediately above.
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, without limitation, attorneys' fees. Notice has been given of intention to collect attorneys' fees and other charges in accordance with the terms of the Note secured by said Deed. The balance, if any, will be distributed as provided by law.
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2, the name, address and telephone number of the individual or entity who shall have the full authority to negotiate, amend, or modify all terms of the above-described mortgage on behalf of the secured creditor, New Penn Financial LLC d/b/a Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing, is as follows: New Penn Financial, LLC d/b/a Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing, servicer, 55 Beattie Place, MS #100, Greenville, SC 29601 800-365-7107. The foregoing notwithstanding, nothing in O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2 shall require the secured creditor to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument.
New Penn Financial LLC
d/b/a Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing
as Attorney in Fact for
Cindy B. Hogsed
ern & Eisenberg Southern, PC
1709 Devonshire Drive
Columbia, SC 29204
Telephone: (803) 929-0760
Fax: (803) 929-0830
GA201700000908
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
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COPELAND
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: PAUL QUINTON COPELAND,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6866-67
NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT
The Petition of SUK CHA COPELAND, for a year's support from the estate of PAUL QUINTON COPELAND, 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 JUNE 1, 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 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/PAMELA F WOOLEY
Judge of the Probate Court
By:s/Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 LLEWELLYN STREET, UNIT 24
CLARKESVILLE, GA 30523
706-839-0320
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CARROLL
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Ronald Lamar Carroll
All creditors of the Estate of Ronald Lamar Carroll, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 3rd day of May, 2018.
s/Linda K. Carroll
Administrator
Linda K. Carroll
PO Box 4
Turnerville, GA 30580
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NICELY
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY of HABERSHAM
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
By virtue of the power of sale contained in that certain Deed to Secure Debt from BRENDA TATE NICELY to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR SHELTER MORTGAGE COMPANY, LLC DBA FAIRFIELD MTG dated March 25, 2004, filed for record March 31, 2004, and recorded in Deed Book 647, Page 670, HABERSHAM County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to LAKEVIEW LOAN SERVICING, LLC by assignment recorded in Deed Book 1146, Page 243, HABERSHAM County, Georgia Records. Said Deed to Secure Debt having been given to secure a Note dated March 25, 2004 in the original principal sum of FORTY THREE THOUSAND AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($43,000.00), with interest from date at the rate stated in said Note on the unpaid balance until paid, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door at HABERSHAM County, Georgia, or at such place as has or may be lawfully designated as an alternative location, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in June, 2018, the following described property:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LOT #2, BLOCK A, OF THE OVERLOOK SUBDIVISION, LOCATED IN LAND LOT 148 OF THE 10TH LAND DISTRICT, IN THE CITY OF CORNELIA, HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA, AS SHOWN ON PLAT OF SURVEY, DATED JUNE 15, 1972, BY MCGILL AND GROGAN AND ASSOCIATES, INC., REGISTERED LAND SURVEYORS. SAID PLAT BEING OF RECORD IN PLAT BOOK 11, PAGE 58, IN HABERSHAM COUNTY CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT?S OFFICE AND BEING INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE FOR A MORE FULL AND COMPLETE DESCRIPTION.
To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is BRENDA TATE NICELY or a tenant or tenants. Said property may more commonly be known as: 131 GIBSON STREET, CORNELIA, GA 30531.
The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, non-payment of the monthly installments on said loan. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given).
The individual or entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the loan is CENLAR FSB, ATTN: FC DEPARTMENT 425 PHILLIPS BLVD, EWING, NJ 08618-1430; (877) 909-9416.
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 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. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and nonjudicial 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. *Auction services to be provided by Auction.com (www.auction.com)*
LAKEVIEW LOAN SERVICING, LLC
As Attorney-in-Fact for
BRENDA TATE NICELY
Phelan Hallinan Diamond & Jones, PLLC
11675 Great Oaks Way, Suite 375
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Telephone: 770-393-4300
Fax: 770-393-4310
PH # 37295
This law firm is acting as a debt collector. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose.
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FRY
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
RICHARD KEITH FRY,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO: 6871-68
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
SANDRA G FRY has petitioned for HERSELF to be appointed Administrator of the estate of RICHARD KEITH FRY 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 JUNE 1, 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.
PAMELA F WOOLEY
Judge of the Probate Court
By: s/Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 LLEWELLYN STREET, UNIT 24
CLARKESVILLE, GA 30523
706-839-0320
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COPELAND
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Paul Quinton Copeland
All creditors of the Estate of Paul Quinton Copeland, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 3rd day of May, 2018.
s/Paula Paige Copeland
Administrator
Paula Paige Copeland
PO Box 7597
Marietta, GA 30065
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RICH
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained with that certain Security Deed dated October 7, 1998, from Robin Rich to Resource Bancshares Mortgage Group, Inc., recorded on October 19, 1998 in Deed Book 416 at Page 448 Habersham County, Georgia records, having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to Nationstar Mortgage LLC d/b/a Mr. Cooper by Assignment and said Security Deed having been given to secure a note dated October 7, 1998, in the amount of $46,500.00, and said Note being in default, the undersigned will sell at public outcry during the legal hours of sale before the door of the courthouse of Habersham County, Georgia, on June 5, 2018 the following described real property (hereinafter referred to as the "Property"):
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 11 OF THE 12TH LAND DISTRICT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA, CONSISTING OF 0.498 ACRE, MORE OR LESS, AS SHOWN ON A PLAT OF SURVEY DECEMBER 15, 1998, PREPARED FOR ROBIN RICH BY NORTH CENTRAL LAND SURVEYING, RLS, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 46, PAGE 41, HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS, SAID PLAT BEING INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE FOR A MORE PARTICULAR.
The debt secured by the Security Deed and evidenced by the Note and has been, and is hereby, declared due and payable because of, among other possible events of default, failure to make the payments as required by the terms of the Note. The debt remaining is in default and this sale will be made for the purposes of paying the Security Deed, accrued interest, and all expenses of the sale, including attorneys' fees. Notice of intention to collect attorneys' fees has been given as provided by law.
To the best of the undersigned's knowledge, the person(s) in possession of the property is/are Robin Rich. The property, being commonly known as 3725 Dicks Hill Pkwy, Mount Airy, GA, 30563 in Habersham County, will be sold as the property of Robin Rich, subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien and not yet due and payable), any matters affecting title to the property which would be disclosed by accurate survey and inspection thereof, and all assessments, liens, encumbrances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record to the Security Deed..
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 44-14-162.2, the name, address and telephone number of the individual or entity who shall have the full authority to negotiate, amend or modify all terms of the above described mortgage is as follows: Nationstar Mortgage LLC, 8950 Cypress Waters Blvd., Coppell, TX 75019, 888-850-9398.
The foregoing notwithstanding, nothing in O.C.G.A. Section 44-14-162.2 shall require the secured creditor to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument.
The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under U.S. Bankruptcy code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed. Albertelli Law Attorney for Nationstar Mortgage LLC d/b/a Mr. Cooper as Attorney in Fact for Robin Rich 100 Galleria Parkway, Suite 960 Atlanta, GA 30339 Phone:
(770) 373-4242
By: James E. Albertelli, Esq.
For the Firm
THIS FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. - 18-009840 A-4652222
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SMITH
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, HABERSHAM COUNTY 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 Jodi M. Smith to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Homestar Financial Corp., its successors and assigns, dated July 27, 2012, recorded in Deed Book 996, Page 722, Habersham County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association by assignment recorded in Deed Book 1153, Page 136, Habersham County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-ONE THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED TWENTY-FOUR AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($161,224.00), 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 Habersham 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 June, 2018, the following described property:
SEE EXHIBIT "A" ATTACHED HERETO 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 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. JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association 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: JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, 3415 Vision Drive, Columbus, OH 43219 800-446-8939.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Jodi M. Smith or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 200 Indian Path Drive, Clarkesville, Georgia 30523. 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.
JPMorgan Chase Bank,
National Association
as Attorney in Fact for
Jodi M. Smith
McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC
1544 Old Alabama Road
Roswell, Georgia 30076
www.foreclosurehotline.net
EXHIBIT "A"
ALL THAT TRACT or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lots 4 and 45 of the 13th Land District of Habersham County, Georgia, and being designated as Tract #1B containing 2.48 acres, more or less, as shown on a Plat of Survey prepared for James Whitlow by Samuel L. Duvall, RLS dated July 25, 2001, and recorded among Habersham County, Georgia Records in Plat Book 50, Page 300, said plat being incorporated herein by reference for a more full and complete description. MR/mno 6/5/18
Our file no. 5495516 - FT3
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Elementary School Phone
Systems RFP
May 4, 2018
Habersham County Schools is seeking proposals to upgrade the phone systems at three elementary schools. Bid release date will be May 4, 2018 and all proposals are due on June 1, 2018. Specific requirements must be met including project timelines and vendor registration. For more information please visit our website http://www.habershamschools.com and follow the link Request for Proposals.
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STEWART
Notice of Sale Under Power.
State of Georgia, County of HABERSHAM. Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Deed to Secure Debt given by TRAVIS W. STEWART to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC. ("MERS"), AS NOMINEE FOR BANKSOUTH MORTGAGE COMPANY, LLC., ITS SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS , dated 11/20/2015, and Recorded on 11/20/2015 as Book No. 1099 and Page No. 277 290, HABERSHAM County, Georgia records, as last assigned to CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC (the Secured Creditor), by assignment, conveying the after described property to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of $112,917.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the HABERSHAM County Courthouse within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in June, 2018, the following described property: ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOTS 11 AND 14 OF THE 12TH DISTRICT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA, BEING LOT 23, BLOCK A, BRIDGEWATER SUBDIVISION, AS PER PLAT RECORDED AT PLAT BOOK 51, PAGE 191, HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS, WHICH IS REFERRED TO AND MADE A PART OF THIS DESCRIPTION.
THIS BEING THE SAME PROPERTY CONVEYED TO BARBARA A. KOHL FROM HERBERT CLARK RUARK, JR. AND RENEE M. RUARK VIA WARRANTY DEED DATED APRIL 26, 2011 AND RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 954, PAGE 155, HABERSHAM 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 Deed to Secure Debt. Because the debt remains in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Deed to Secure Debt and by law, including attorney?s fees (notice of intent to collect attorney?s fees having been given). CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC holds the duly endorsed Note and is the current assignee of the Security Deed to the property. CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC., acting on behalf of and, as necessary, in consultation with CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC (the current investor on the loan), is the entity with the full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the loan. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44 14 162.2, CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC. may be contacted at: CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC., 13801 WIRELESS WAY, OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73134, 800 401 6587. Please note that, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44 14 162.2, the secured creditor is not required to amend or modify the terms of the loan. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party/parties in possession of the subject property known as 211 BRIDGEWATER DR, MOUNT AIRY, GEORGIA 30563 is/are: TRAVIS W. STEWART or tenant/tenants.
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. 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 nonjudicial 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. CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC
as Attorney in Fact for
TRAVIS W. STEWART.
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
00000006910160
BARRETT DAFFIN FRAPPIER TURNER & ENGEL, LLP
4004 Belt Line Road, Suite 100
Addison, Texas 75001
Telephone: (972) 341 5398.
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THOMAS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in a Security Deed from MONTE R. THOMAS and JOYCE W. THOMAS to UNITED COMMUNITY BANK, dated July 17, 2013, recorded August 27, 2013, in Deed Book 1037, Page 94, Habersham County, Georgia records, as last modified by Modification of Security Deed dated January 16, 2015, recorded February 23, 2015 in Deed Book 1077, Page 462, Habersham County, Georgia records, said Security Deed being given to secure a Note from MONTE R. THOMAS dated January 16, 2015, in the original principal amount of One Hundred Ninety Thousand and 00/100 ($190,000.00) Dollars, with interest due thereon on the unpaid balance until paid; there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door at Habersham County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in June, 2018, the following described property:All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lots 115, 116, 123 and 124 of the 13th Land District of Habersham County, Georgia being shown and designated as LOT 22, CONTAINING 6.749 ACRES, more or less, as shown on a plat of survey for The Orchard, Revision of Phase 11, prepared by Davidson Land Surveying, Inc. dated July 23, 1999 and being recorded among Habersham County, Georgia Records in Plat Book 47, Page 174, the description contained herein being incorporated herein by reference.
The above described property being a portion of that conveyed in a Warranty Deed from Carlos Lovell, Individually and as Executor under the Last Will and Testament of Ruby W. Lovell, Deceased, and as the Trustee of the Family Trust created Under Article IV of the Last Will and Testament of Ruby W. Lovell (Residuary Trust) to Carlene Lovell Holder dated August 30, 2004 recorded in Deed Book 670, Page 14, Habersham County Deed Records.
LESS AND EXCEPT that parcel of land CONTAINING 0.495 ACRE, as described in Warranty Deed from Carlene Holder to Carlos Lovell dated March 8, 2010 and recorded among Habersham County Georgia Records in Deed Book 915, Page 448 and as shown on plat of survey recorded in Plat Book 63, Page 202, Habersham County Deed Records.
The above described property is conveyed subject to Declaration of Covenants and Restrictions of "The Orchard", dated November 2, 1988 recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Habersham County, Georgia in Deed Book 204, Page 419; as amended by an instrument dated March 13, 1989, recorded in Deed Book 244, page 25, as further amended by an instrument dated April 5, 1989, recorded in Deed Book 244, Page 396, and as further amended by an instrument dated August 22, 1994, recorded in Deed Book 322, page 491 in aforesaid records.
LADY BUSH LAKE RESTRICTIONS
The development of the seven lots and the acreage that includes the lake known as Lady Bush Lake includes total boundaries of the lots all of which go to the center of the lake and all lot owners have an equal control and ownership of the boundaries of the lake to the center of the lake and dam and all lot owners are equally responsible for the repair and maintenance of the lake (each to provide one seventh of such costs).The lot owners totally control all of the amenities like swimming, fishing, docks, outside kitchens and other construction around this privately owned lake known as Lady Bush Lake.
Lady Bush Lake is restricted to only canoes, paddle or battery operated boats for fishing and swimming. No gasoline powered boats, no skiing and no ice skating are permitted at any time. No retaining walls shall be installed without the prior approval of all lot owners.All seven lots fall under the governance of the major home owner association restrictions and covenants that control the Orchard Development as filed with the Clerk's Office of Habersham County, Georgia.
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, easements, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above; including but not limited to that certain Security Deed from Monte R. Thomas and Joyce W. Thomas to United Community Mortgage Services, Inc., dated July 17, 2013, recorded in Deed Book 1034, Page 364, Habersham County, Georgia records.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is MONTE R. THOMAS and JOYCE W. THOMAS or a tenant or tenants.
UNITED COMMUNITY BANK,
as attorney in Fact for
MONTE R. THOMAS and
JOYCE W. THOMAS
L. Lou Allen
Stites & Harbison, PLLC520 West Main Street
Blue Ridge, Georgia 30513
(706) 632-7923
File No. 7484A-03858
THIS LAW FIRM IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
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HABERSHAM COUNTY
SCHOOL DISTRICT
REQUEST FOR QUOTE
CLARKESVILLE ELEMENTARY,
ROOF REPLACEMENT
Habersham County School District is now requesting quotes from all interested vendors to replace the roof at Clarkesville Elementary School.
There will be a Mandatory Site Visit at Clarkesville Elementary School, 6539 State Hwy 115 West, Clarkesville, GA 30523 on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 beginning at 1:00 p.m. for all interested vendors. Site visit sign-in sheets are kept by the HCSD Facilities & Maintenance Director.
Inquiries: Vendors shall have until May 22, 2018, 3:00 p.m. to make any inquiries. All inquiries must be in writing and submitted via email to
dmgunn@habershamschools.com.
Sealed quotes will be received until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, May 31, 2018, at the Habersham County Board of Education Administrative Office, 132 Stanford Mill Road, Clarkesville, GA 30523, for furnishing the Goods/Services described herein and will be opened in public. Sealed envelope must be marked with vendor name and labeled "Request for Quote - Clarkesville Elementary, Roof Replacement"
Copies of the RFQ Packet can be obtained by visiting
www.habershamschools.com
Request for Proposals/Quotes.
Quote response may be delivered (Hand Deliver, Express Mail Services, etc.) or mailed (by U.S. Mail or Certified Mail) to Habersham County Board of Education Office, Attn: Denise Gunn, P.O. Box 70, 132 Stanford Mill Road, Clarkesville, GA 30523.
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TOLAN
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained with that certain Security Deed dated August 24, 2015, from PATRICK E. TOLAN to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR HOMESTAR FINANCIAL CORP, recorded on August 24, 2015 in Deed Book 1092 at Page 716 Habersham County, Georgia records, having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to AmeriHome Mortgage Company, LLC by Assignment and said Security Deed having been given to secure a note dated August 24, 2015, in the amount of $153,174.00, and said Note being in default, the undersigned will sell at public outcry during the legal hours of sale before the door of the courthouse of Habersham County, Georgia, on June 5, 2018 the following described real property (hereinafter referred to as the "Property"):
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 168 OF THE 10TH LAND DISTRICT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA AND BEING DESIGNATED AS LOT 14 OF MALLARD POND SUBDIVISION, CONTAINING 1.29 ACRES, MORE OR LESS, AS SHOWN ON PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED BY HOLCOMB SURVEYING, INC., R.L.S., DATED DECEMBER 7, 2001, REVISED JULY 12, 2002, REVISED JANUARY 7, 2003 AND MARCH 13, 2003 AND SAID PLAT BEING OF RECORD IN PLAT BOOK 53, PAGE 209 IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF THE SUPERIOR COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS, SAID PLAT BEING INCORPORATED HEREIN IS MADE FOR A MORE FULL AND COMPLETE DESCRIPTION. THIS BEING THAT SAME PROPERTY CONVEYED TO DWAYNE O. TEDDER AND WENDY L. TEDDER FROM A.S. CHAMBERS and COMPANY, INC. VIA WARRANTY DEED (JOINT TENANCY WITH SURVIVORSHIP) DATED DECEMBER 18, 2003 AND RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 634, PAGES 362-363 OF THE AFOREWRITTEN DEED RECORDS.
The debt secured by the Security Deed and evidenced by the Note and has been, and is hereby, declared due and payable because of, among other possible events of default, failure to make the payments as required by the terms of the Note. The debt remaining is in default and this sale will be made for the purposes of paying the Security Deed, accrued interest, and all expenses of the sale, including attorneys' fees. Notice of intention to collect attorneys' fees has been given as provided by law. To the best of the undersigned's knowledge, the person(s) in possession of the property is/are PATRICK E. TOLAN.
The property, being commonly known as 298 Mallard Pond Circle, Alto, GA, 30510 in Habersham County, will be sold as the property of PATRICK E. TOLAN, subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien and not yet due and payable), any matters affecting title to the property which would be disclosed by accurate survey and inspection thereof, and all assessments, liens, encumbrances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record to the Security Deed. Pursuant to O.C.G.A.Section 44-14-162.2, the name, address and telephone number of the individual or entity who shall have the full authority to negotiate, amend or modify all terms of the above described mortgage is as follows: Cenlar FSB, Attn: FC 425 Phillips Blvd, Ewing, NJ 08618, 800-223-6527 . The foregoing notwithstanding, nothing in O.C.G.A. Section 44-14-162.2 shall require the secured creditor to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument. The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under U.S. Bankruptcy code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed.
Albertelli Law Attorney for
AmeriHome Mortgage Company, LLC
as Attorney in Fact for
PATRICK E. TOLAN
100 Galleria Parkway, Suite 960
Atlanta, GA 30339
Phone: (770) 373-4242
By: James E. Albertelli, Esq.
For the Firm
THIS FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. - 18-012718 A-4655100
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TOLBERT
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Because of a default under the terms of the Security Deed executed by Samuel Brent Tolbert to United Community Bank dated September 16, 2011, and recorded in Deed Book 965, Page 628, as last modified in Deed Book 1031, Page 937, Habersham County Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB, d/b/a Christiana Trust, not in its individual capacity but solely as Trustee for SRP 2014-2 Funding Trust, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $26,127.50, 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, June 5, 2018, 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 Land Lot 18 of the 10th Land District of Habersham County, Georgia, designated as Lot 39 of the Habersham Shoals on the Soque River Subdivision, containing 1.273 acres, more or less, as shown on a plat of survey prepared for said subdivision by Donald Rex Jones, R.S., under date of July 2, 2004, a copy of said plat being of record in the office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Habersham County, Georgia, in Plat Book 56, Page 40, to which said plat and the record thereof reference is hereby made for a more complete description.
TOGETHER WITH a non-exclusive easement for ingress and egress via the course of existing subdivision roads shown on the plat referred to above.
Said property is known as Lot 39 Shoals Lane, Clarkesville, GA 30523, 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 Samuel Brent Tolbert, successor in interest or tenant(s).
Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB,
d/b/a Christiana Trust, not in its individual capacity but solely as Trustee for SRP 2014-2 Funding Trust
as Attorney-in-Fact for
Samuel Brent Tolbert
File no. 15-053827
SHAPIRO PENDERGAST & HASTY, LLP*
Attorneys and Counselors at Law
211 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E., Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30346
770-220-2535/CH
shapiroandhasty.com
*THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
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IN THE MAGISTRATE COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
SHELIA THOMPSON,
Plaintiff
v.
JOHNNY HEDDINGS d/b/a
ELITE ALL PRO SERVICES, INC.
Defendant.
Case No. 18-MV-0147
NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
TO: JOHNNY HEDDINGS d/b/a
ELITE ALL PRO SERVICES, INC.
By Order of Publication dated the 24th day of April, 2018, you are hereby notified that on the 31st day of January, 2018, Shelia Thompson filed suit against you for damages she suffered as a result of shoddy and subpar home repairs performed by Defendants.
You are required to file with the Clerk of Magistrate Court, and to serve upon Plaintiff's attorney, Michael H. Cummings II, P.O. Box 1568, 10 Seed Tick Road, Clayton, Georgia 30525,
an Answer in writing within sixty (60) days of the date of the order for publication.
WITNESS, the Honorable Gerald Johnson, Judge of the Magistrate Court.
This the 4 day of May, 2018.
s/David C Wall
Clerk, Magistrate Court of Habersham County
For: Michael H. Cummings II
P.O. Box 1568, Clayton, GA 30525
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WOOD
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Joe Michael Wood
All creditors of the Estate of Joe Michael Wood, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 8th day of May, 2018.
s/Marilyn Judy Burke Wood
Executor
Marilyn Judy Burke Wood
493 Swain Wood Road
Clarkesville, GA 30523
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE
SATCHEL STORAGE
4245 DUNCAN BRIDGE RD
CORNELIA, GA 30531

Because of default in payment the contents of the following units will be sold on Saturday, June 2, at 9:00 A.M.

Unit 22 Blevins
Units 44 Booth
Unit 46 LaRose
Unit 110 Watts
Unit 278 Townsend
Unit 360 Lawrence
Unit 378 Cribbs
Unit 386 Knight
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ASHERBRANNER
STATE OF GEORGIA,
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
IN RE: ESTATE OF SANDRA JEAN ASHERBRANNER
All creditors of the Estate of Sandra Jean Asherbranner, deceased, late of Habersham 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 me.
This 30th day of April, 2018.
Brian Asherbranner
126 West Jarrard Street
Cleveland, Georgia 30528
2P-5/16-6/6/18

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BALLEW
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Mary Lou Ballew
All creditors of the Estate of Mary Lou Ballew, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 11th day of May, 2018.
s/Starlet Ballew
Executor
Starlet Ballew
356 Hancock Road
Demorest, GA 30535
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BLACKBURN
STATE OF GEORGIA,
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
IN RE:
ESTATE OF JAMES W. BLACKBURN
All creditors of the Estate of JAMES W. BLACKBURN, deceased, late of Habersham 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 me.
This 30th day of April, 2018.
JAMES C. WEIDNER
OLIVER & WEIDNER, LLC
ON BEHALF OF
, JAMES W. BLACKBURN
Georgia Bar No. 745888
854 Washington Street, Suite 300
Clarkesville, GA 30523
706-754-9000
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BOWEN
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Bobby Mayton Bowen
All creditors of the Estate of Bobby Mayton Bowen, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 11th day of May, 2018.
s/Gregory Brett Bowen
Executor
Gregory Brett Bowen
10 Amberwood Drive
Savannah, GA 31405
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LINGERFELT
IN THE PROBATE COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF RONNIE RAY LINGERFELT,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6873-68
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
TO: WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, LAURAN LINGERFELT BERRONG has petitioned for HERSELF to be appointed Administrator of the estate of RONNIE RAY LINGERFELT 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 JUNE 8TH, 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.
PAMELA F. WOOLEY
Judge of the Probate CourtBy:
s/Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 LLEWELLYN STREET, UNIT 024
CLARKESVILLE, GA 30523
706-839-0320
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SIMPSON
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF ELMA JEAN SIMPSON,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6874-68
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
TO: WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, DOUGLAS WAYNE SIMPSON has petitioned for HIMSELF to be appointed Administrator of the estate of ELMA JEAN SIMPSON 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 JUNE 8TH, 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.
PAMELA F. WOOLEY
Judge of the Probate Court
By: s/Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 LLEWELLYN STREET, UNIT 024
CLARKESVILLE, GA 30523
706-839-0320
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HICKS
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
ANN MARSHALL HICKS
All creditors of the Estate of ANN MARSHALL HICKS, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 10TH day of MAY, 2018.
s/ZANE KENT STEWART
Administrator
ZANE KENT STEWART
175 VFW POST ROAD
CORNELIA, GA 30531
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PHILLIPS
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Mattie Frances Seigler Phillips
All creditors of the Estate of Mattie Frances Seigler Phillips, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 7h day of May, 2018.
s/Jo Anne Roll
Executor
Jo Anne Roll
4535 Piney Grove Trail
Cumming, GA 30040
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TUCKER
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Joseph Darrell Tucker
All creditors of the Estate of Joseph Darrell Tucker, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 18h day of May, 2018.
s/Donna York Tucker
Executor
Donna York Tucker
458 McCartain Trail
Clarkesville,GA 30523
4C-5/23-6/13/18

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ANDREWS
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Ruth Burrell Andrews
All creditors of the Estate of Ruth Burrell Andrews, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 15h day of May, 2018.
s/Christopher Cline Andrews
Executor
Christopher Cline Andrews
185 May Street
Cornelia, GA 30531
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ARNOLD
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of
Jonnie P. Arnold
All creditors of the Estate of Jonnie P. Arnold, late of Habersham County, Georgia, deceased, 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.
This 15th day of May, 2018.
s/South State Bank
Executor
South State Bank
PO Box 1030
Columbia,SC 29202
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BALDWIN
IN THE PROBATE COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
KELSIE JAMES BALDWIN,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6880-69
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
TO: WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, JULIE MCGEE BALDWIN has petitioned for HERSELF to be appointed Administrator of the estate of KELSIE JAMES BALDWIN 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 JUNE 15TH, 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.
PAMELA F. WOOLEY
Judge of the Probate Court
By: s/Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 LLEWELLYN STREET, UNIT 024
CLARKESVILLE, GA 30523
706-839-0320
4C-5/23-6/13/18

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SECTION 00 03 00
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

PROJECT:
Habersham County Senior Wellness Center

OWNER:
Habersham County Board of Commissioners

ARCHITECT:
Precision Planning, Inc.

Sealed bids will be received by the OWNER for a General Contract to furnish and install all materials, labor and equipment, necessary for the Habersham County Senior Wellness Center located in Demorest, Georgia.
PROJECT SCOPE: The project is located on Scroggins Drive adjacent to the existing Senior Citizen's Center, Demorest, Georgia. The proposed site is wooded and has paved access. The proposed structure is a single-story 5,214 square foot wood framed, slab on grade building. The total site disturbance is 1.86 acres.
Access to the electronic Bid Documents shall be obtained from the office of Precision Planning, Inc. upon payment of a non-refundable fee of $50.00. A request for access to the electronic bid docs shall be made via email only to kbarker@ppi.us (scan and email a copy of your company check, made payable to Precision Planning, Inc., and access instructions will be provided). A hard copy is available for a non-refundable payment of $200.00 and includes electronic access. Bidders intending to submit a bid must purchase bid docs from Precision Planning, Inc.

Bid Documents may be examined at the following locations:
Precision Planning, Inc. (hard copy)
400 Pike Boulevard
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
(770) 338-8000

Habersham County Administration Building (hard copy)
555 Monroe Street, Unit 20
Clarkesville, GA 30523
(706) 839-0200

Dodge Data & Analytics (view only)
T (912) 351-4504 | F (887) 836-5711
www.construction.com

Construct Connect (view only)
T (770) 849-6466 | F (678) 680-0390
www.constructconnect.com

Contractor bid packages are due and will be opened at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, 2018, at the Habersham County Administration Building listed above. Bids will be evaluated by the OWNER, and the project award is anticipated upon completion of this evaluation.
MANDATORY PRE-BID CONFERENCE:
A mandatory pre-bid conference for bidders will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at the project site. All interested Bidders shall attend the Pre-Bid Conference. FAILURE TO ATTEND SHALL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION OF BID.
Questions regarding bids should be submitted via email only to
kbarker@ppi.us no later than 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 19, 2018.
The required time of completion is stipulated in the bid package from the date of the written Notice to Proceed to the Substantial Completion.
OWNER requires a bid bond issued by a Surety listed on the Treasury as licensed in the State of Georgia, or a cashier's check in the amount of five percent (5%) of your total bid to be enclosed with your bid at the time of bid opening to be made payable to the OWNER. No other form of security will be acceptable.
Each bid package must be submitted in a sealed envelope, addressed to "OWNER, c/o Precision Planning." BIDDER shall provide four (4) originals with the bid. Each bid envelope must be plainly marked on the outside as "Habersham County Senior Wellness Center". Any and all packages received without the aforementioned criteria enclosed, will be returned to BIDDER.
All Bid Packages must be completed on the bid form provided in the Contract Documents, in accordance with the instructions in the Information for BIDDERS. No interlineations, additions, or deletions shall be made in the proposal form by BIDDER. No conditional Bids will be acceptable.
Contract will be awarded on a stipulated sum to the most responsive BIDDER presenting the lowest acceptable Bid, based on the Lump Sum Base Bid plus any combination of Alternates (if appropriate) acceptable to Owner.
OWNER reserves the rights to reject any and all bids, to waive informalities, and to re-advertise.
No BIDDER may withdraw his bid within the time limit specified in the Instructions to Bidders Section 00 10 00.
NOTE: This project is funded in part by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)'s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, and is a Section 3 covered contract, and is subject to all associated contract provisions and federal laws and regulations. Refer to Section 00 85 00 in this document for all details.
Habersham County Board of Commissioners
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SMELCER
IN THE PROBATE COURT OF
HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
FLORA ERWIN SMELCER,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6883-69
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
TO: WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, LISA JAN SMELCER HARPER has petitioned for HERSELF to be appointed Administrator of the estate of FLORA ERWIN SMELCER 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 JUNE 15TH, 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.
PAMELA F. WOOLEY
Judge of the Probate Court
By: s/Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 LLEWELLYN STREET, UNIT 024
CLARKESVILLE, GA 30523
706-839-0320
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