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LEGAL NOTICES

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS Estate 18-75 All creditors of the estate of Peggy McAvoy Vandiver late of Wilkes County, Georgia, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demand to the undersigned according to law, and persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment. This 8th day of November, 2018 Vernon Lee Vandiver Executor of the Estate of: Peggy McAvoy Vandiver 230 Forest Lane Washington, Georgia 30673 11-15-18-4c ========================

IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF WILKES STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF MANUEL CLARKE THORNTON, DECEASED ESTATE NO. 18-76 PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE John Terrell Thornton has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Manuel Clarke Thornton, 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 December 10, 2018. BE NOTIFIED FURTHER All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objection. 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. THOMAS CHARPING Judge of the Probate Court By: Becky Blackmon Probate Clerk 23 Court Street Washington, Georgia 30673 (706) 678-2523 11-15-18-4c ========================

LEGAL NOTICE To: SUSIE H. SIMS a/k/a SUSIE M. SIMS a/k/a SUSIE MAE SIMS, and anyone claiming an interest in the property described below. Take Notice That: The right to redeem the following described property, to wit: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the corporate limits of the City of Washington, Wilkes County, Georgia, and being bounded now or formerly as follows: on the North and East by lands of Mrs. Eddie Mathis; on the South by lands of Mrs J. F. Lokey; and on the West by Depot Street, fronting 73 feet on Depot Street and running back a distance of 200 feet. Said tract of land is known as Map/Parcel W19 009, with an address of 403 Depot Street, Washington, Georgia 30673 in the Tax Assessor’s Office of Wilkes County, Georgia. will expire and be forever foreclosed and barred on and after the 19th day of DECEMBER, 2018. The tax deed to which this notice relates is dated the 5th day of September, 2017, and is recorded in the office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Wilkes County, Georgia, in Deed Book 347, at page 236-237. The property may be redeemed at any time before the 19th day of

DECEMBER, 2018, by payment of the redemption price as fixed and provided by law to the undersigned at the following address: 12 Siebald Street, Statesboro, Georgia 30458. ROBERT K. BELL, JR. INVESTMENTS, INC. Stephen T. Rushing, Esq. Taulbee, Rushing, Snipes, Marsh & Hodgin, LLC 12 Siebald Street Statesboro, Georgia 30458 912/764-9055 11-22-4p

======================== NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS Estate 18-68 All creditors of the estate of Vernita Bradley Becker, late of Wilkes County, Georgia, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demand to the undersigned according to law, and persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment. This 13th day of November, 2018 Michael Owen Horgan Executor of the Estate of: Vernita Bradley Becker c/o Michael Horgan Attorney at Law, P. C. P. O. Box 68 Washington, GA 30673 (706) 678-1987 11-22-18-4c

======================== NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS Estate 18-66 All creditors of the estate of Charles Ronald Danner, late of Wilkes County, Georgia, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demand to the undersigned according to law, and persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment. This 14th day of November, 2018 Shirley Weber St.Clair Administrator of the Estate of: Charles Ronald Danner 7051 Danburg Rd Tignall, GA 30668 (706) 285-2173 11-15-18-4c

======================== NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS Estate 18-74 All creditors of the estate of Debra Jean Brown Lindsey late of Wilkes County, Georgia, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demand to the undersigned according to law, and persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment. This 13th day of November, 2018 John Kenneth Lindsey Executor of the Estate of: Debra Jean Brown Lindsey 3555 Tignall Road Washington, Georgia 30673 11-22-18-4c

======================== NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS Estate 18-54 All creditors of the estate of Annie Kate Cohen, late of Wilkes County, Georgia, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demand to the undersigned according to law, and persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment. This 14th day of November, 2018 Glenda Blackwell Administrator of the Estate of: Annie Kate Cohen c/o David L. Huguenin Attorney at Law, P. C. 4024 Washington Rd Martinez, GA 30907 (706) 855-5000 11-22-18-4c

======================== NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE UNDER POWER WILKES COUNTY GEORGIA Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Kenneth Johnson and Jessie L. Hall to United States of America, acting through the Farmers Home Administration, United States Department of Agriculture, dated August 12, 1994, and recorded in Deed Book 153, Page 431, Wilkes County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of Thirty Thousand and 0/100 dollars ($30,000.00), 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 Wilkes County, Georgia, within the legal hours

of sale on January 2, 2019, the following described property: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the corporate limits of the City of Washington, Wilkes County, Georgia, in the SUBDIVISION OF BALTIMORE, fronting 90 feet on the West side of Barnett Street (formerly called Ware Street); and being bounded, now or formerly as follows: On the North by lot of Ben K. Willis; East by Barnett Street (formerly Ware Street); South by lands of Horace Jordan and West by lands of Hamrick and Curry, and being more particularly described by

plat thereof prepared by William B. Ficklen, Surveyor dated July 15, 1960 which plat is recorded in Deed Book 111, page 168, Wilkes County Records and made a part of this description, containing 33/100 (0.33) ACRE, more of less and more particularly described as 410 Barnett Street. 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: USDA, Rural Development they can be contacted at (800) 349-5097 x 4500 for Loss Mitigation Dept, or by writing to 1400 Independence Ave, SW, Procurement Management Division, Washington, District of Columbia 20250, 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 Kenneth Johnson and Jessie L. Hall or tenant(s); and said property is more commonly known as 410 Barnett Street, Washington, GA 30673. 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. Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture as Attorney in Fact for Kenneth Johnson and Jessie L. Hall. Brock & Scott, PLLC 4360 Chamblee Dunwoody Road Suite 310 Atlanta, GA 30341 404-789-2661 B&S file no.: 18-10980 12-6-4p

======================== NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA WILKES COUNTY By virtue of the Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed given from Barbara G. Bradley to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., (“MERS”), as nominee for American Advisors Group, dated 06/20/2018, recorded 07/05/2018 in Deed Book 354, Page 178, Wilkes County, Georgia records, and as last assigned to American Advisors Group by virtue of assignment recorded in Deed Book 357, Page 40, Wilkes County, Georgia records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the principal amount of ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-THREE THOUSAND AND 00/100 DOLLARS ($123,000.00), with interest thereon as provided for therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Wilkes

County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Wednesday in January 2019 by American Advisors Group, as Attorney in Fact for Barbara G. Bradley, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property: ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN WILKES COUNTY, GEORGIA, FRONTING 447 FEET ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF GEORGIA HIGHWAY 44, CONTAINING 3.85 ACRES, MORE OR LESS AND BEING BOUNDED ON THE EAST, SOUTH AND WEST BY LANDS OF DILLON AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED BY PLAT RECORDED AT PLAT CABINET 10, FILE 115, WILKES COUNTY CLERK`S DEED RECORDS. PARCEL ID NUMBER: 020- 037. SUBJECT TO ANY EASEMENTS OR RESTRICTIONS OF RECORD. Said property being known as 286 UNION POINT RD NE, CRAWFORDVILLE, GEORGIA 30631 according to the present numbering system in Wilkes County. The indebtedness secured by said Security Deed has been declared due because of default under the terms of said Security Deed and Note. The indebtedness remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same, all expenses of the sale, including attorneys’ fees and all other payments provided for under the terms of the Security Deed and Note. Said property will be sold subject to the following items which may affect the title to said property: any superior Security Deeds of record;

all zoning ordinances; matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; any outstanding taxes, including but not limited to ad valorem taxes, which constitute liens upon said property; special assessments; all outstanding bills for public utilities which constitute liens upon said property; all restrictive covenants, easements, rightsof way and any other matters of record superior to said Security Deed. To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Barbara G Bradley or tenant(s). The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, and (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan. The name of the person or entity who has the full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage is: American Advisors Group, 3900 Capital City Blvd, Lansing, MI 48906 TEL 866-654-0020. THIS LAW FIRM IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. The Geheren Firm, P.C., 4828 Ashford Dunwoody Road, 2nd Floor, Atlanta, GA 30338 TEL (678) 587-9500. 12-6-4p

======================== IN THE PROBATE COURT OF WILKES COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF JOHN WILLIAM CREEL, DECEASED ESTATE NO. 18-78 NOTICE IN RE: Petition to Probate Will

in Solemn Form in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed. TO: Damon Johnson 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 December 31, 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. Judge of the Probate Court By: Becky Blackmon Clerk of the Probate Court

23 Court Street Rm 422 Washington, GA 30673 706-678-2523 12-6-18-4c ========================

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS Estate 18-64 All creditors of the estate of Henry James Gresham, late of Wilkes County, Georgia, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demand to the undersigned according to law, and persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment. This 13th day of November, 2018 Shaytashia Gresham Administrator of the Estate of: Henry James Gresham c/o M. V. Booker Attorney at Law, P. C. 101 Court Street P. O. Box 447 Washington, GA 30673 (706) 678-4450

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======================== IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF WILKES STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF WAYMON RAY HALL, DECEASED ESTATE NO. 18-77 PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE Peggy Joyce Martin has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Waymon Ray Hall, 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 December 31, 2018.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objection. 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. THOMAS CHARPING Judge of the Probate Court By: Becky Blackmon Probate Clerk 23 Court Street Washington, Georgia 30673 (706) 678-2523 12-6-18-4c ========================

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