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110514-01
NOTICE OF SALE
UNDER POWER
EARLY COUNTY
Pursuant to the Power of Sale
contained in a Security Deed given
by Terry L. Farris and Melanie
Lynn to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
dated 2/19/2009 and recorded in
Deed Book 296 Page 862, Early
County, Georgia records; as last
transferred to or acquired by Wells
Fargo Bank, NA, conveying the
after-described property to secure
a Note in the original principal
amount of $102,531.00, 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 Early County,
Georgia, within the legal hours of
sale on December 02, 2014 (being
the first Tuesday of said month
unless said date falls on a Federal
Holiday), the following described
property:
A parcel of land containing 7.5
acres, more or less, located in Land
Lot No. 376 in the 28th land
District of Early County, Georgia,
and more particularly described as
follows; Beginning at the northwest corner of Land Lot No. 376 in
the 28th Land District of Early
County, Georgia, thence run in an
easterly direction along the north
lot line of said Land Lot No. 376 to
the west margin of the right-ofway of the Norfolk Southern
Railroad; thence run in a southwesterly direction along said margin to the west lot line of said
Land lot No. 376; thence run in a
northerly direction along said
west lot line to the northwest corner of said Land lot No. 376, the
point of beginning.
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 3805 Highway 62,
Blakely, GA 39823 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): Terry L. Farris or tenant or tenants.
Wells Fargo Bank, NA is the
entity or individual designated
who shall have full authority to
negotiate, amend and modify all
terms of the mortgage.
Wells Fargo Bank, NA
Loss Mitigation
3476 Stateview Boulevard
Fort Mill, SC 29715
1-800-662-5014
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.
Wells Fargo Bank, NA as agent
and Attorney in Fact for Terry L.
Farris and Melanie Lynn
Aldridge Connors, LLP, 15
Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont
Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta,

Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7400.
1000-667505543A
THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE
ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE
USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
11/26/14

110514-02
NOTICE OF SALE
UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, EARLY 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 Noemi H
Taboada to Mortgage Electronic
Registration Systems, Inc. As
nominee for Novastar Mortgage,
INC., dated 03/24/2006, recorded
in Deed Book 274, Page 206, Early
County, Georgia records, as last
transferred to The Bank of New
York Mellon fka The Bank of New
York, as Successor Trustee for
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as
Trustee for NovaStar Mortgage
Funding Trust, Series 2006-2
NovaStar Home Equity Loan
Asset-Backed Certificates, 2006-2
by assignment recorded or to be
recorded in the Early County,
Georgia records conveying the
after-described property to secure
a Note in the original principal
amount of Seventy-Six Thousand
Five Hundred and 00/100 DOLLARS ($76,500.00), 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 Early County,
Georgia, within the legal hours of
sale on the first Tuesday in
December 2014, the following
described property:
A PARCEL OF LAND CONTAINING 6.78 ACRES, MORE OR
LESS, LOCATED IN LAND LOT
NO. 32 IN THE 28TH LAND DISTRICT OF EARLY COUNTY,
GEORGIA, AND MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: TO ESTABLISH A POINT
OF BEGINNING, START AT THE
INTERSECTION OF THE
SOUTH LINE OF THE NORTH
HALF OF THE LAND LOT NO.
32 IN THE 28TH LAND DISTRICT OF EARLY COUNTY,
GEORGIA, WITH THE CENTERLINE OF THE BOLLINGBROOK
ROAD; THENCE RUN WEST
THE DISTANCE OF 479 FEET;
THENCE RUN NORTH 0
DEGREES 7 MINUTES EAST
THE DISTANCE OF 338 FEET;
THENCE RUN NORTH 64
DEGREES 45 MINUTES EAST
THE DISTANCE OF 146.5 FEET;
THENCE RUN NORTH 4
DEGREES 30 MINUTES WEST
THE DISTANCE OF 277.8 FEET,
THENCE RUN NORTH 73
DEGREES 24 MINUTES EAST
THE DISTANCE OF 354 FEET
TO A POINT ON THE CENTERLINE OF THE BOLLINGBROOK
ROAD; THENCE RUN SOUTH 2
DEGREES 5 MINUTES EAST
ALONG SAID CENTERLINE
THE DISTANCE OF 779 FEET
TO A POINT OF BEGINNING.
A PLAT OF SAID PARCEL OF
LAND MADE BY GRADY LODGE
HILMAN, DATED OCTOBER 24,
1979, IS RECORDED IN DEED
BOOK _, PAGE _, EARLY COUNTY, GEORGIA, DEED RECORDS,
WHICH PLAT AND THE
RECORD THEREOF ARE BY
REFERENCE INCORPORATED
IN 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 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.
The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with
the debtor is: Ocwen Loan
Servicing, LLC, 1661 Worthington

Road, Suite 100, West Palm Beach,
FL 33409, 561-682-8000. 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 knowledge and
belief of the undersigned, the parties in possession of the property
are Noemi H Taboada or a tenant
or tenants and said property is
more commonly known as 849
Waller Road, Blakely, GA
39823.
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.
The Bank of New York Mellon
fka The Bank of New York, as
Successor Trustee for JPMorgan
Chase Bank, N.A., as Trustee for
NovaStar Mortgage Funding
Trust, Series 2006-2 NovaStar
Home Equity Loan Asset-Backed
Certificates, 2006-2.
as Attorney in Fact for Noemi
H Taboada
Weissman, Nowack, Curry, &
Wilco P.C.
Attn: Lender Services
One Alliance Center, 4th Floor
3500 Lenox Road
Atlanta, GA 30326
Our File# 017237-001656
11/26/14

110514-03
NOTICE OF SALE
UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, EARLY COUNTY:
Under and by virtue of power of
sale contained in Deed to Secure
Debt executed by AVERY RANDALL MEEKS, JR. AND HELEN
MILTON MEEKS to BANK OF
EARLY, under the date June 5,
2003, securing a note dated
September 23, 2010, in the principal sum of $71,760.13, payable in
83 monthly payments of $525.00
beginning October 25, 2010, and a
final installment of principal and
interest due on or before
September 25, 2017, said deed
being recorded in Deed Book 252,
Pages 425-429, Early County,
Georgia Deed Records and by
virtue of a default in the payment
of the indebtedness secured by
said deed, the undersigned will
sell at public outcry to the highest
bidder for cash, before the Court
House Door of Early County,
Georgia, during the legal hours of
sale, on the first Tuesday in
December 2014, subject to any
outstanding and unpaid taxes
and/or street improvements
and/or easements and/or restrictive covenants appearing of
record, the following described
property, to-wit:
A parcel of land in the City of
Blakely, in Land Lot No. 170 in the
28th District of Early County,
Georgia, together with a brick
dwelling thereon, more particularly described as follows:
Commencing at the point where
the West margin of the South leg
of Southside Drive intersects the
South margin of the North leg of
Southside Drive, from such beginning point run Southerly along the
west margin of the South leg of
Southside Drive a distance of 460
feet to the center of a drain ditch;
thence Northwesterly and North
along the center of said drain ditch
a distance of 577 feet to the South
margin of the North leg of
Southside Drive; thence West and
Southwesterly along the South
margin of the North leg of
Southside Drive a distance of 250
feet to the point of beginning.
Said parcel of land is identified
as Lot No. 38 of Claude Howell
Land Division, 2nd Phase, according to a plat thereof made by
Grady Holman, Jr., Surveyor,
dated October 23, 1963, and
recorded in Deed Book 81, Page
190, Early County, Georgia. A plat
of said parcel of land certified by
W. L. Roberts is recorded in Deed
Book 83, Page 443, Deed Records
of Early County, Georgia.Prior to
commencement of this foreclosure
proceeding, BANK OF EARLY,
gave notice to AVERY RANDALL
MEEKS, JR. AND HELEN MILTON MEEKS and in all other
respects complied with the provisions of O.C.G.A. §44-14-162.1
through 44-14-162.3 and further
has been given of intention to collect attorney’s fees in accordance
with the terms of the Note secured
by said Deed.
The unpaid principal balance
having been declared due and
payable because of a default in the
monthly payments, said sale will
be made for the purpose of applying the proceeds thereof toward

the expense of this sale, the payment of the debt and interest
thereon, and the balance, if any,
shall be applied as provided by
law . T
he entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with
the debtor is: Bank of Early, 12347
Columbia St., P.O. Box 527,
Blakely, Georgia, 39823, (229) 723-
3101. The secured creditor is not
required by law to negotiate,
amend, or modify the terms of the
mortgage instrument.
To the best knowledge and
belief of the undersigned, the
party in possession of the property
is AVERY RANDALL MEEKS, JR.
AND HELEN MILTON MEEKS,
or a tenant or tenants, and said
property is more commonly known
as 579 SOUTHSIDE DRIVE,
BLAKELY, GEORGIA, 39823.
The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the
sale is not prohibited under the U.
S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) final
confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of
the security deed.
The undersigned will execute a
deed to the purchaser at said sale,
as provided in the aforementioned
deed to secure debt.
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING
AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY
INFORMATION OBTAINED
WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. BANK OF EARLY
As Attorney-in-Fact for
AVERY RANDALL MEEKS, JR.
AND HELEN MILTON MEEKS
Under Power of Sale
contained in Deed to Secure Debt,
recorded in Deed Book 252
Pages 425-429, Early County,
Georgia Deed Records.
William H. Mills
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 565
33 Liberty Street
Blakely, Georgia 39823
TEL.: (229) 723-3428
FAX: (229) 723-4098
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110514-04
NOTICE OF
FORECLOSURE SALE
EARLY COUNTY, GEORGIA
By virtue of the power of sale
contained in that certain Deed to
Secure Debt executed and delivered by April R. Lynn to
PeoplesSouth Bank, said Deed to
Secure Debt being dated July 19,
2012, being an open ended Deed to
Secure Debt, and recorded in the
Office of the Clerk of Superior
Court of Early County, Georgia, in
Deed Book 317, at Pages 847-850,
due to default in payment of the
note secured by the Deed to
Secure Debt there will be sold
before the Courthouse door in said
County at public outcry by the
undersigned during the legal
hours of sale on the 2nd day of
December, 2014, being the first
Tuesday of the month of
December, to the highest bidder
for cash, the following described
property, to wit:
The following described lands
in lot of land number 142 in the
28th Land District of Early
County, Georgia comprising 93.6
acres, more or less, particularly
described as beginning at the
southwest corner of said lot and
running thence along the west lot
line north 1 degree 30 minutes
west to the north line of said lot, a
distance of 52.35 chains, thence
running along the north line of
said lot north 88 degrees 30 minutes east to the Blakely and Lucile
Public Road a distance of 6.90
chains; thence running south 19
degrees 30 minutes east along the
said public road 33 chains; thence
south 45 degrees 30 minutes east
along the said public road to the
point where the said Blakely and
Lucile Public Road intersects the
south line of Lot No. 142 a distance of 28.96 chains; thence along
the south lot line south 88 degrees
30 minutes west 36.97 chains to
the point of beginning, as will
more fully appear on plat made by
J. W. Bonner, Surveyor, dated
October 6, 1938. Bounded as follows: On the south by lands of W.
D. Hay Estate; on the west by
lands of R. R. McLendon and
Company; on the north by the
Columbia and Damascus Public
Road; and on the east by the
Blakely and Lucile Public Road.
Less and Except: 0.070 acres
right of way deed from Edward C.
Scarborough to Early County,
Georgia, dated March 18, 1958
and recorded in Deed Book 73,
Page 154, Early County Deed
Records.
Less and Except: One (1) acre of

land more particularly shown on
plat dated April 1, 1988 which is
recorded in Plat Book 157, at Page
111, Early County Deed Records.
Less and Except: 1.50 acres
more particularly shown on plat
dated August 2, 1999 and recorded
in Plat Book 220 at Page 76, Early
County Deed Records.
Less and Except: 2.00 acres
more particularly shown on plat
dated April 12, 1999 which is
recorded in Plat Book 220, at Page
49, Early County Deed Records.
Said property is designated by
the Tax Assessor’s Office of Early
County, Georgia as Map and
Parcel No. 0080 012.
The debt secured by the Deed to
Secure Debt being in default, and
the holder having declared the
balance of said indebtedness due,
this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness
secured by said deed, and the proceeds of the sale will be applied to
the payment of said indebtedness,
with interest thereon, and all
expenses, including attorney's
fees, in connection with this foreclosure as provided in said deed,
and the balance applied to any
other indebtedness of APRIL R.
LYNN to the undersigned and the
balance, if any, will be applied as
provided by law. The entity that
has full authority to negotiate,
amend and modify all terms of the
Note and Deed to Secure Debt
with the Debtor is PEOPLESSOUTH BANK, P. O. Box 218,
Colquitt, GA 39837. Please
understand that the secured creditor is not required to negotiate,
amend or modify the terms of the
Note and Deed to Secure Debt.
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 records
superior to the Security Deed first
set out above, including, but not
limited to, assessment liens,
encumbrances, zoning ordinances
or governmental regulations governing the use of said property,
easement restrictions, covenants
any other such matters.
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.
To the best knowledge and
belief of the undersigned, said
property is currently in possession
of APRIL R. LYNN.
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 9-13-
172.1, which allows procedures for
the rescission of a foreclosure sale
by the seller within thirty (30)
days after the sale and before a
deed is delivered to the purchaser
for both judicial and non-judicial
sales, a deed may not be provided
until confirmation and an audit of
the sale and status of the loan.
This 29th day of October, 2014.
PeoplesSouth Bank, as attorney
in fact for
APRIL R. LYNN
BY: RONALD H. RENTZ
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 217
Colquitt, GA 39837
(229) 758-5575
Georgia Bar No. 601000
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING
AS A DEBT COLLECTOR
ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A
DEBT. ANY INFORMATION
OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR
THAT PURPOSE.
11/26/14

110514-06
IN THE PROBATE COURT
COUNTY OF EARLY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF JOHN WESLEY LEE, DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 2841
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
TO: Any heir whose current
address is unknown and all other
interested persons:
Michelle Y. Lee has petitioned
to be appointed Administrator of
the estate of John Wesley Lee,
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 1,
2014. All pleadings/objections

must be signed under oath before
a notary public or before a probate
court clerk, and filing fees must be
tendered with your
pleadings/objections, unless you
qualify to file as an indigent party.
Contact probate court personnel
at the following address/telephone
number 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/ Tonya Holley
PROBATE JUDGE
By: /s/ Robin M. Altman
CHIEF CLERK OF THE
PROBATE COURT
111 Court Square, Suite D
Blakely, GA 39823
229-723-3454
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110514-07
NOTICE
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF EARLY
TO ALL DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF OUIDA MCDANIEL:
All debtors and creditors of
Ouida McDaniel, deceased, late of
said county, are hereby notified to
render an account of their
demands to the undersigned
according to law, and all persons
indebted to said estate are
required to make immediate payment to me.
This 31st day of October, 2014.
/s/ Marie McDaniel Hart
MARIE MCDANIEL HART
1003 Stadium St.
Dothan, AL 36301
334-790-4796
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111214-01
NOTICE
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF EARLY
TO ALL DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF JESSIE H. FRITH:
All debtors and creditors of
JESSIE H. FRITH, deceased, late
of said county, are hereby notified
to render an account of their
demands to the undersigned
according to law, and all persons
indebted to said estate are
required to make immediate payment to me.
This 5th day of November,
2014.
/s/ Clarence J. Frith
CLARENCE J. FRITH
/s/ Larry T. Frith
LARRY T. FRITH
Executor under the Will of
JESSIE H. FRITH, Deceased
c/o Thomas H. Baxley
Attorney at Law
12837 Magnolia Street
P.O. Box 670
Blakely, Georgia 39823
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111914-01
ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE
PUBLIC NOTICE
Notice is hereby given by
Dennis Montgomery d/b/a Pokey’s
Event Center that application will
be made to the Council of the City
of Blakely for a license to sell
Packaged Beer, Tavern Beer (to be
consumed on the premises),
Liquor and Wine (Special event 1
day license, November 21, 2014)
within the City at retail. Said
business where malt beverages or
wine will be sold will be located at
71 Georgia Pine Street, Blakely,
GA 39823.
All persons having objections to
the sale of malt beverages or wine
at said location are requested to
appear at the next meeting of the
City Council, then and there to
make the same known.
/s/ Dennis Montgomery
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111914-02
NOTICE
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF EARLY
TO: ALL DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF JO ANN M. WILLIAMS,
DECEASED
All creditors of JO ANN M.
WILLIAMS, Deceased, late of said
county, are hereby notified to render an account of their demands to
the undersigned according to law,
and all persons indebted to said
estate are required to make immediate payment to me.
This 17th day of November,
2014.
s/ALICE W. FRITZ
Alice W. Fritz f/k/a Alice W. Lamb
c/o William H. Mills
Attorney at Law
33 Liberty Street
Post Office Box 565
Blakely, GA 39823
(229) 723-3428
(229) 723-4098 - FAX
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