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BURRELL
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the Estate of Louise Paschal Burrell, deceased, late of Habersham County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to me, Gloria Jean B. Hopkins, Executrix of the Estate of Louise Paschal Burrell, c/o Attorney Lorne H. Cragg,
Attorney at Law,
P.O. Box 220
Clarkesville, GA 30523
706-754-0834
4C 8-16-17

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RODRIGUEZ
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
REEDA FAYE RODRIQUEZ,
Plaintiff
vs.
CELSO RODRIGUEZ,
Defendant
CIVIL ACTION FILE NO.
17-CV-0352CC
TO: Celso Rodriguez
Address Unknown
NOTICE
By order of the court for service by publication dated the July 19, 2017, you are hereby notified that on July 19, 2017, Reeda Faye Rodriguez filed suit against you for divorce. You are required to file with the Clerk of the Superior Court and to serve upon plaintiff's attorney, Ernest H. Woods, III, PO box 2017, Clarkesville, Georgia 30523, an answer in writing within sixty (60) days of July 19, 2017.
WITNESS, the Honorable B. Chan Caudell, Judge of this Superior Court.
This 21st day of July, 2017.
David C. Wall
Habersham Superior Court
4C 8-23-17

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ABEL
IN THE PROBATE COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
JENNIFER DIANE ABEL
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6660-43
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
AMY ABEL has petitioned for HERSELF to be appointed Administrator of the estate of JENNIFER DIANE ABEL, 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 AUGUST 25, 2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Pamela F. Wooley
Judge of the Probate Court
By:Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 Llewellyn Street , Unit 24
Clarkesville, GA 30523
706-839-0320
4C 8-23-17

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TUCKER
IN THE PROBATE COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
MARGIE MARIE TUCKER
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6661-43
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
JOHN RILEY MULVIHILL has petitioned for HIMSELF to be appointed Administrator of the estate of MARGIE MARIE TUCKER, 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 AUGUST 25, 2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Pamela F. Wooley
Judge of the Probate Court
By:Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 Llewellyn Street , Unit 24
Clarkesville, GA 30523
706-839-0320
4C 8-23-17

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BLACK
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of William Jesse Black
All creditors of the estate of William Jesse Black, 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 24th day of July, 2017.
s/Randall Jesse Black
Executor
Randall Jesse Black
3673 Highway 115
Demorest, GA 30535
4C 8-23-17

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FENNER
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE:
Estate of Sarah Ione Gillespie Fenner
All creditors of the Estate of Sarah Ione Gillespie Fenner, 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 24th day of July, 2017.
s/Mary F Fenner &
Edward H Fenner, Jr.
Executors
Mary F Fenner
PO Box 414
Demorest, GA 30535
Edward H Fenner, Jr.
110 East Diesel Drive
Gaffney, S.C. 29341
4C 8-23-17

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CAUTHEN
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF HABERSHAM
STATE OF GEORGIA
In re the Name Change of:
Frank Cauthen,
Petitioner.
Civil Action Case Number
17CV0379RS
NOTICE OF PETITION TO CHANGE NAME OF ADULT
Frank Cauthen filed a petition in the Habersham County Superior Court on July 28, 2017, to change the name from Frank Cauthen to Frank McCray.
Any interested party has the right to appear in this case and file objections within 30 days after the Petition was filed.
Dated: 7-28-17
s/Frank Cauthern
Petitioner, Pro se
Frank Cauthen
108 Brookcrest Dr.
Cornelia, GA 30531
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SHORE
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of Miriam G. Shore
All creditors of the Estate of Miriam G. Shore, 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 25th day of July, 2017.
s/Glenda Doster
Executor
1225 Brookside Drive
Conyers, GA 30012
4C 8-23-17

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CAREY
IN THE PROBATE COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
GRAYSON ROBERT CAREY,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6668-44
NOTICE
IN RE: The Petition to Probate Will in Solemn Form with Will Annexed,
TO: RICHARD CAREY AND ALL HEIRS KNOWN AND UNKNOWN
This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above-referenced Petition, in this Court on or before
AUGUST 25, 2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Pamela F. Wooley
Judge of the Probate Court
By:Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 Llewellyn Street, Unit 24
Clarkesville, GA 30523
706-839-0320
4C 8-23-17

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NEELY
IN THE PROBATE COURT OF
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
HOYT F NEELY,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6673-44
NOTICE
IN RE: Petition to Probate Will in Solemn Form and for Letters of Administration with Will Annexed
TO: ALL HEIRS KNOWN AND UNKNOWN
This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above-referenced Petition, in this Court on or before August 25, 2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
PAMELA 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
4C 8-23-17

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ZENDEJA
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, HABERSHAM COUNTY
By virtue of Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed from OTILIA ZENDEJA to ADVANTA IRA ADMINISTRATION, LLC, FBO JOSHUA L. HERRIN IRA #1520900 dated May 4, 2015, which Deed is recorded among Habersham County, Georgia Records in Deed Book 1088, Page 320, said Security Deed being given to secure an original indebtedness of $43,101.97 plus interest, 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 September, 2017, the following described property, to wit:
ALL THAT TRACT or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 6 of the 12th Land District of Habersham County, Georgia as shown as Lot 7 of The Oaks Subdivision, containing 1.0 acres, more or less, as shown on plat of survey dated September 20, 1994, by Bartlett and Cash Land Surveyors, Inc., RS, the same being recorded among Habersham County, Georgia records in Plat Book 36, Page 294 and being incorporated herein for a more full and adequate description.
TOGETHER with a 1995 Horton Mobile Home with Vehicle Identification No. H201932G. (Maps 108-132, 108-132 001)
TOGETHER with a permanent nonexclusive easement for ingress and egress to and from the above described property via the courses of the existing subdivision roads as shown on the plat referred to above.
Subject to Protective Covenants for The Oaks Subdivision dated October 24, 1994 and being recorded among Habersham County, Georgia records in Deed Book 325, Page 415.
Whereas, the Note secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has become in default as to payment of the principal and interest, and Advanta IRA Administration, LLC, FBO Joshua L. Herrin IRA #1520900 has given notice of its intention to foreclose said Deed to Secure Debt and claim attorney's fees as provided in said Note and Deed to Secure Debt.
The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of the non-payment of the current indebtedness secured by said Deed to Secure Debt. 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.
Said property will be sold as the property of Otilia Zendeja subject to outstanding ad valorem taxes, if any. The property, to the best of knowledge, is in the possession of Otilia Zendeja. The entity with full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the debt is Advanta IRA Administration, LLC.
Advanta IRA Administration, LLC,
FBO Joshua L. Herrin IRA #1520900, as Attorney-in-Fact for Otilia Zendeja
Spencer S. Duckett
Attorney at Law
PO Box 567
Cornelia, GA 30531
(706) 776-7267
4C 8-30-17

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HOPKINS
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER,
HABERSHAM COUNTY
Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Alex K. Hopkins and Donna R. Hopkins to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for American Equity Mortgage, Inc. dated 2/28/2013 and recorded in Deed Book 1019 Page 275 and re-recorded at Deed Book 1072 Page 652 Habersham County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by PHH Mortgage Corporation, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $ 165,000.00, 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 September 05, 2017 (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:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 178 of the 2nd Land District of Habersham County, Georgia, being Lot 4 of a Subdivision of Property of Alfred Taylor, shown by plat of survey made by Charlton Welborm, Jr, R.S., under date of August 28, 1969, a copy of which is on record in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Habersham County, Georgia in Plat Book 11, Page 106, to which plat is incorporated herein by this reference and made a part of this description.
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 2899 Riverbend Road, , Demorest, GA 30535 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): Donna R. Hopkins or tenant or tenants.PHH Mortgage Corporation is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.
PHH Mortgage Corporation
One Mortgage Way
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
(800)-750-2518
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.
PHH Mortgage Corporation
as agent and Attorney in Fact for
Alex K. Hopkins
and Donna R. Hopkins
Aldridge Pite, LLP, 1
5 Piedmont Center,
3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500,
Atlanta, Georgia 30305,
(404) 994-7637.
1162-1882A
THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 1162-1882A
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MICHAEL HOLDING GROUP, INC.
NOTICE OF INTENT
TO INCORPORATE
Notice is given that Articles of Incorporation which will incorporate MICHAEL HOLDING GROUP, INC. have been delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code (O.C.G.A. 14-2-202.1). The initial registered office of the corporation is located at 290 Timberline Drive, Habersham County, Demorest, Georgia 30535, and its initial registered agent at such address is Amy Michael.
Janney E. Sanders
Sanders, Ranck & Skilling, P.C.,
Attorneys for
Michael Holding Group, Inc.
2C 8-16-17

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EDWARDS
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in that certain Deed to Secure Debt ("Security Deed") executed by Thomas J. Edwards in favor of Community Bank & Trust dated May 18, 2007, recorded at Deed Book 807, Pages 127-131 of the Habersham County Deed Records, as assigned by Transfer and Assignment of Deed to Secure Debt from FDIC, in its capacity as Receiver for Community Bank & Trust, dated January 26, 2011, recorded at Deed Book 946, Pages 256-281, aforesaid records, the undersigned will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the door of the Courthouse of Habersham County, Georgia, during the legal hours of sale, on the first Tuesday in September, that being September 5, 2017, the following described property:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL of land lying and being in Land Lots 45 & 52 of the 13th Land District of Habersham County, Georgia, being shown and designated as Lot 12 of Crystalwood Estates, containing 1.003 acres, more or less, on a plat of survey prepared by Edwin G. Davidson, R.L.S., under date of May 22, 2000, a copy of said plat being of record in the office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Habersham County, Georgia, in Plat Book 48, Page 293, to which said plat and the record thereof reference is hereby made for a more complete description.
911 Address: 174 Crystal Woods Drive, Clarkesville, GA 30523
TOGETHER WITH 2001 Pioneer Mobile Home Serial #PH1220GA18427AB.
The debt secured by said Security Deed is evidenced by a Real Property Secured Note (the ?Note?) dated May 18, 2007, in the original principal amount of $49,777.50, payable, principal and interest from the date thereof shown on said Note on the unpaid balance until paid.
Default has occurred in the payment of the debt evidenced by the Note and secured by the Security Deed as a result of the nonpayment of installments owed thereunder. The total balance of said debt has, therefore, been declared due and the Security Deed foreclosable according to its terms.
The debt remaining in default, the property will be sold to the highest bidder for cash as the property of Thomas J. Edwards, the proceeds to be applied to the payment of said indebtedness, attorneys' fees (notice of intention to collect attorneys' fees having been given), and the lawful expenses of said sale, all as provided in the Note and the Security Deed, said sale to be subject to any and all unpaid taxes and assessments, and restrictions, easements and liens of record with priority over the Security Deed referenced above.
To the best of the undersigned's knowledge and belief, the property is in the possession of Thomas J. Edwards and will be sold as the property of Thomas J. Edwards.
The undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser as authorized in the aforementioned Security Deed.
Thomas J. Edwards
By: South State Bank f/k/a SCBT d/b/a CBT, a Division of SCBT f/k/a SCBT, N.A. d/b/a CBT, a Division of SCBT, N.A. as Attorney-in-Fact
Hulsey, Oliver & Mahar, LLP
P. O. Box 1457
Gainesville, GA 30503
(770) 532-6312
ASH/lcg/279/12509/W200545
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OMEGA CARDBOARD
NOTICE OF INCORPORATION
Notice is given that articles of incorporation that will incorporate Omega Cardboard Corporation have been delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code. The initial registered office of the corporation is located at 3988 Toccoa Hwy., Clarkesville, GA 30523 and its initial registered agent at such address is Fred Travis Halbrook.
2P 8-16-17

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FOWLER
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Because of a default under the terms of the Security Deed executed by Brian Paul Fowler to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc as nominee for Homestar Financial Corp., its successors and assigns dated August 12, 2014, and recorded in Deed Book 1063, Page 340, Habersham County Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to J.P. Morgan Mortgage Acquisition Corp. securing a Note in the original principal amount of $270,408.00, the holder thereof pursuant to said Deed and Note thereby secured has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable and, pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed, will on the first Tuesday, September 5, 2017, 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, together with all improvements thereon, lying and being in Land Lots 85 and 1 of the 11th and 12th Land District of Habersham County, Georgia, being designated as Lot 2, containing 4.00 acres, more or less, being shown on plat of survey prepared by W. Slate Bauknight, G.R.L.S., dated January 22, 2004, and recorded in Plat Book 56, page 281, of the Habersham County, Georgia Plat Records, said plat is incorporated herein by reference for a more complete description.
Subject to all easements, restrictions, reservations, set-backs, and rights-of-way of record or those delineated on the above-referenced plat of survey, specifically, but not limited to the 60' wide private drive which serves as access to the subject property from Wall Bridge Road a public road.
This is the same property conveyed to Brooke Gragg and Jeremiah Gragg by virtue of a Warranty Deed with Right of Survivorship from Louise B. Tatum, dated March 2005, recorded in Deed Book 694, page 969.
Said property is known as 365 Wall Bridge Road, 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 Brian Paul Fowler and Sarabeth Fowler, successor in interest or tenant(s).
J.P. Morgan Mortgage Acquisition Corp.
as Attorney-in-Fact for
Brian Paul Fowler
File no. 15-055904
SHAPIRO PENDERGAST & HASTY, LLP*
Attorneys and Counselors at Law
211 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E., Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30346
770-220-2535/KMM
shapiroandhasty.com
*THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
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HILL
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Because of a default under the terms of the Security Deed executed by Tallifer A. Hill to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Citizens Fidelity Mortgage Corp., its successors and assigns dated January 9, 2003, and recorded in Deed Book 578, Page 813, Habersham County Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to Valley National Bank, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $92,800.00, the holder thereof pursuant to said Deed and Note thereby secured has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable and, pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed, will on the first Tuesday, September 5, 2017, 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 82 and 111 of the 3rd Land District of Habersham County, Georgia, designated as Lot 15 of the Nora Hills Subdivision, containing 2.26 acres, more or less, as shown on a plat of survey prepared for Nora Hills by Hubert Lovell, R.S., under date of March 23, 1987, a copy of said plat being of record in the office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Habersham County, Georgia, in Plat Book 24, Page 66, 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 to and from the above described property via the course of Lovelace Road(a 40 foot private road as shown on the plat referred to above).
Said property is known as 416 Lovelace Road, Clarksville, 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 Tallifer A. Hill, successor in interest or tenant(s).
Valley National Bank
as Attorney-in-Fact for
Tallifer A. Hill
File no. 17-065893
SHAPIRO PENDERGAST & HASTY, LLP*
Attorneys and Counselors at Law
211 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E., Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30346
70-220-2535/MW
shapiroandhasty.com
*THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
4C 8-30-17

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RUSH
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE UNDER POWER
HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA
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 Barbara A. Rush to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for SunTrust Mortgage, Inc., dated March 12, 2007, and recorded in Deed Book 796, Page 754, Habersham County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Federal National Mortgage Association ("Fannie Mae"), a corporation organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America by assignment recorded on July 18, 2017 in Book 1144 Page 3 in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Habersham County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of One Hundred Eighty-Three Thousand Two Hundred and 0/100 dollars ($183,200.00), 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, within the legal hours of sale on September 5, 2017, the following described property:
ALL THAT TRACT or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 5 of the 11th Land District of Habersham County, Georgia, containing 3.519 acres, more or less, on a plat of survey made for Charles McDonald, by Kenyon L. Miller, RLS, under date of January 18, 2007, a copy of said plat being of record in the office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Habersham County, Georgia, in Plat Book 59 , Page 222, to which said plat and the record thereof reference is hereby made for a more complete description.
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 attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given).
The entity having full authority to negotiate, amend or modify all terms of the loan (although not required by law to do so) is: Seterus, Inc. they can be contacted at (866) 570-5277 for Loss Mitigation Dept, or by writing to 14523 SW Millikan Way, Ste 200, Beaverton, Oregon 97005, to discuss possible alternatives to avoid foreclosure.
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.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Barbara A. Rush or tenant(s); and said property is more commonly known as 1201 Ben Jones Road, Clarkesville, GA 30523.
The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed and (3) any right of redemption or other lien not extinguished by foreclosure.
Federal National Mortgage Association ("Fannie Mae"), a corporation organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America as Attorney in Fact for Barbara A. Rush.
Brock & Scott, PLLC
4360 Chamblee Dunwoody Road
Suite 310
Atlanta, GA 30341
404-789-2661
B&S file no.: 17-09498
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NOTICE
The following vehicle(s) have been towed and are being stored at:
Cantrell Towing
Address: 290 N. MAIN STREET CORNELA GA, 30531
Phone Number:706-776-1434
Year: 2003
Make: Hyun
Type: Santa Fe GLS
VIN#: KM8SC13D33U404164
Towed From: Hwy 365
Any and all parties with interest in the above vehicle(s) have 30 days to pick up the vehicle and render payment of all charges. If the vehicle is not claimed within this time it will be declared abandoned and sold for all charges
1C 8-16-17

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GONZALEZ-LOPEZ
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE:
Estate of Orlando Gonzalez-Lopez
All creditors of the Estate of Orlando Gonzalez-Lopez, 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 2nd day of August, 2017.
s/Rosalva Martinez-Villagomez
Administrator
Rosalva Martinez-Villagomez
150 Peace Dollard Drive
Alto, GA 30510
4C 8-30-17

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NOTICE TO PUBLIC
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that on the 23rd day of August, 2017, at 8:45 a.m., at the Habersham County Courthouse in Clarkesville, Georgia, the Presiding Judge for the Superior Court of Habersham County will hear the case of the STATE OF GEORGIA v. THE HABERSHAM COUNTY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY and PIEDMONT COLLEGE, Civil Action File No. 17 CV 0392 RS, in the Superior Court of Habersham County, the same being a proceeding to confirm and validate The Habersham County Development Authority Revenue Refunding Bond (Piedmont College Project) Series 2017 (the "Bond") and the security therefor. Said Bond is to be in the principal amount of up to $2,485,000, payable as described in the Bond Resolution adopted by The Habersham County Development Authority (the "Authority") on August 3, 2017 (the "Bond Resolution"), and is to be used for the purpose of a refunding bond previously issued by the Authority and paying costs of issuance (as is more fully described in the Bond Resolution), thereby refinancing the costs of the acquisition, construction, improving and equipping of property (the "Project") used in connection with certain university campus facilities in Habersham County, Georgia. The proceeds of the Bond will be loaned to Piedmont College, a Georgia nonprofit corporation (the "School"), pursuant to a Loan Agreement dated as of September 1, 2017 or such later date to which the parties may agree, between the Authority and the School (the "Loan Agreement"). Principal of, premium (if any) and interest on the Bond will be secured by an assignment of payments required to be made to the Authority under the Loan Agreement. The Court will also pass on the validity of the aforementioned Loan Agreement, the Deed to Secure Debt and Security Agreement, dated as of September 1, 2017 or such later date to which the parties may agree (the "Deed to Secure Debt"), between the School and holder of the Bond, a certain Bond Purchase Agreement, dated as of September 1, 2017 or such later date to which the parties may agree (the "Bond Purchase Agreement"), by and between the Authority and holder of the Bond, and the Bond Resolution. The Bond will not constitute the pecuniary obligation of the Authority, but shall be payable solely from amounts received from the School under the aforementioned Loan Agreement. NO PERFORMANCE AUDIT OR PERFORMANCE REVIEW SHALL BE CONDUCTED WITH REGARD TO THE BOND. Any citizen of the State of Georgia residing in Habersham County, or any other person wherever residing who has a right to object, may intervene and become a party to this proceeding.
This 4th day of August, 2017.
David Wall
Clerk, Superior Court,
Habersham County, Georgia
2C 8-16-17

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PARSONS
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE:
Estate of Albert William Parsons
All creditors of the Estate of Albert William Parsons, 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 2nd day of August, 2017.
s/Rebecca Parsons Pierce
Executor
Rebecca Parsons Pierce
180 East Mize Road
Demorest, GA 30535
4C 8-30-17

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SKELTON
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of Betty W. Skelton
All creditors of the Estate of Betty W. Skelton, 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 2nd day of August, 2017.
s/Chester L. Skelton
Executor
Chester L. Skelton
521 Magnolia Lane
Cornelia, GA 30531
4C 8-30-17

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STAPLES
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE:
Estate of James Edward Staples, Sr.
All creditors of the Estate of James Edward Staples, 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 2nd day of August, 2017.
s/Margaret Hughes Staples
Executor
Margaret Hughes Staples
501 Chase Road
Cornelia, GA 30531
4C 8-30-17

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HERNANDEZ
IN THE PROBATE COURT OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
HESEQUIEL M. HERNANDEZ
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6674-45
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
SANJUANA A. DE-HERNANDEZ has petitioned for HERSELF to be appointed Administrator of the estate of HESEQUIEL M. HERNANDEZ, 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 SEPTEMBER 1, 2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Pamela F. Wooley
Judge of the Probate Court
By:Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 Llewellyn Street , Unit 24
Clarkesville, GA 30523
706-839-0320
4C 8-23017

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STAPLES
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
JAMES EDWARD STAPLES, SR.,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 6672-44
PETITION BY PERSONAL
REPRESENTATIVE FOR WAIVER OF BOND AND/OR GRANT
OF CERTAIN POWERS

NOTICE
Margaret Hughes Staples, has petitioned for waiver of bond and/or for the grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. 53-12-261 in regard to the above estate. 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 September 8, 2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
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
4C 9-6-17

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HAPPY TRANSFER
APPLICATION TO REGISTER A BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED
UNDER A TRADE NAME
STATE OF GEORGIA,
COUNTY OF HABERSHAM
The undersigned hereby certifies that it is conducting a business in the County of Habersham, State of Georgia under the name: Happy Transfer and that the type of business to be conducted is money services business, and that said business is composed of the following: First Global Money Inc., 5733 Rickenbacker Road, Commerce, CA 90040. This affidavit is made in accordance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, Title 10, Chapter 1, Section 490.
2P 8-23-17

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DAWKINS
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE:
Estate of Margaret Kimsey Dawkins
All creditors of the Estate of Margaret Kimsey Dawkins, 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 10th day of August, 2017.
s/Jerome Thomas Dawkins
Executor
Jerome Thomas Dawkins
4955 Caney Creek Drive
Gainesville, GA 30507
4C 9-6-17

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PUBLIC NOTICE ON ZONING
An application has been filed with the City of Baldwin by CPM, LLC, requesting the property at 770 Duncan Bridge Road be rezoned from Residential 1 to Light Industrial. The Baldwin City Council is scheduled to hear this application at the City Council Meeting held at the Baldwin Courtroom on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Denise Williams, City Clerk of Baldwin, at 706-778-6341.
2C 8-23-17

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MCCLURE
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE: Estate of Timothy E. McClure
All creditors of the Estate of Timothy E. McClure, 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 August, 2017.
s/David T. McClure
Administrator
David T. McClure
6001 Malden Court
Mt. Holly, N.C. 28120
4C 9-6-17

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
HABERSHAM
HABERSHAM COUNTY, GEORGIA
Please take notice that the following items are under consideration by the Habersham County Planning Commission:
APPLICATION NUMBER: V-17-06:
Randy Brookshire seeks approval of a front setback variance for a manufactured home located at 487 Smith Loop Road also identified as Map 043 Parcel 179.
APPLICATION NUMBER: V-17-07:
Travis Maddox seeks approval of a variance to allow a gravel parking area in the Corridor Overlay District for a trucking repair facility located at 200 Ballew Road also identified as Map 028 Parcel 085.
APPLICATION NUMBER CU-17-02:
Alan & Debbie McEwan is seeking approval to establish a business hosting weddings and other events. The proposed event venue will use an existing barn on the property located at 220 Paradise Park Road also identified as Map 044 Parcel 012.
APPLICATION NUMBER CU-17-03:
Jim Britt is seeking approval to establish a business printing tee shirts. The proposed use will require construction of a 5,000 square feet at the property located on East Stephens Road also identified as Map 109 Parcel 101D.
The Planning Commission public hearing will be held on Tuesday September 5, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Habersham County Administration Building located at 555 Monroe Street, Clarkesville, Georgia.
A Board of Commissioners public hearing on the above items if required will be held on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Habersham County Courthouse located at 295 Llewellyn Street, Clarkesville, Georgia.
Interested persons are invited to attend.
This 16th day of August, 2017.
1C 8-16-17

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CRUZ
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HABERSHAM COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
MANUELITA CRUZ,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO: 6679-45
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
FRANCESCA ANGELA JENNINGS has petitioned for herself to be appointed Administrator of the estate of MANUELITA CRUZ 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 SEPTEMBER 8, 2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER:
All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Pamela F. Wooley
Judge of the Probate Court
By: Katherine Underwood
Clerk of the Probate Court
295 Llewellyn Street, Unit 24
Clarkesville, GA 30523
706-839-0320
4C 9-6-17

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THOMPSON
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
IN RE:
Estate of Preston Burton Thompson
All creditors of the Estate of Preston Burton Thompson, 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 9th day of August, 2017.
s/Sylvia Thompson Newsom
Executor
Sylvia Thompson Newsom
601 Riverbend Road
Demorest, GA 30535
4C 9-6-17

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