2006-09-13 / Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICES

091306-01

NOTICE PROBATE COURT OF EARLY COUNTY RE: PETITION OF Hubert C. Lee and Mary Gwendolyn Lee TO PROBATE IN SOLEMN FORM THE WILL OF Azzie Lee James, DECEASED, UPON WHICH AN ORDER FOR SERVICE WAS GRANTED BY THIS COURT ON September 6, 2006 TO: Harold McDowell, Stocey Humphrey and Sherril Humphrey all interested parties and all and singular the heirs of said decedent, and to whom it may concern:

This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above referenced petition, in this Court on or before October 16, 2006.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All pleadings/objections must be signed 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 CLERK OF THE PROBATE COURT 111 Court Square, Suite D Blakely, GA 39823

229-723-3454

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091306-02

NOTICE OF INCORPORATION

Notice is given that Articles of Incorporation which incorporate SOUTHERN LIME PRODUCTS, INC., 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 will be located at 12837 Magnolia Street, Blakely, Georgia, 39823 and its initial registered agent at such address is Thomas H. Baxley..

Thomas H. Baxley Attorney for Incorporator 12837 Magnolia Street

P.O. Box 670

Blakely, Georgia 39823

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083006-03 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF EARLY COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

FAMILY DIVISION Civil Action File No. 2006V-314 In re the Name Change of: Petitioner: Vivian Marie Perryman

NOTICE OF PETITION TO

CHANGE NAME

Notice is hereby given that Vivian Marie Perryman, the undersigned, filed her petition to the Superior Court of Early County, Georgia, on the 28th day of August, 2006, praying for change in the name of petitioner from Vivian Marie Perryman to Vivian Marie Schaffer.

Notice is hereby given pursuant to law to any interested or affected party to appear in said Court and to file objections to such name change. Objections must be filed with said Court within 30 days of the filing of said petition. This 28th day of August, 2006.

/s/ Vivian M. Perryman Vivian Marie Perryman

128 Westview Drive

P.O. Box 791 Blakely, Georgia 39823

(229) 723-2299

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091306-03

NOTICE PROBATE COURT, EARLY COUNTY, GEORGIA Re: PETITION OF BARBARA JEAN HOLLINGER TO PROBATE IN SOLEMN FORM THE WILL OF THOMAS VINCENT HOLLINGER, DECEASED, UPON WHICH AN ORDER FOR SERVICE WAS GRANTED BY THIS COURT ON SEPTEMBER 6, 2006 TO: Carolyn Burnett Watson, 5938 Palmetto Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19210

Sharon Burnett Masden, 7924 Erdrick, Apt. 2, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19136

Martha Burnett Osborne, 354 E. Albanus Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19120

Thomas J. Hollinger, 4517 N. Gratz Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140

Fanchon Hollinger, 453 E. College Street, Colquitt, Georgia 39837

AND TO: All and singular the heirs at law of Thomas Vincent Hollinger and parties interested in the Estate whose existence, names, addresses and competency are unknown.

AND TO: All whom it may concern.

This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above referenced Petition in this Court on or before October 16, 2006. Be notified further all objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. 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.

W

ITNESS, the Hon. Tonya Holley,

Judge.

By: /s/ Tonya Holley JUDGE, PROBATE COURT

EARLY COUNTY

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083006-01

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND

CREDITORS STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF EARLY IN RE ESTATE OF C.L. JESTER

All creditors of the Estate of C.L. Jester, late of Early 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 18th day of August, 2006. William L. Jester and Clarence H.

Jester, Executors, ESTATE OF C.L. JESTER 13937 Old Damascus Rd.

Arlington, GA 39813

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083006-02

NOTICE OF COMPLAINT FOR

DIVORCE SUPERIOR COURT EARLY COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA Tyree Means, Plaintiff vs. Sheryl Means, Defendant Civil Action No. 2006V290 Term, Sept. 2006 TO: SHERYL MEANS:

You are hereby notified that the above styled action seeking Divorce was filed against you in said Court on JULY 31, 2006, and that by reason of an order for service of summons by publication entered by the Court on August 7, 2006, you are hereby commanded and required to file with the Clerk of said Court and Serve upon Leroy R. Johnson, Johnson Fuller & Associates, LLC, Plaintiff's Attorney, whose address is 3915 Cascade Road, Suite 260, Atlanta, GA 30331, an Answer to the Complaint within sixty (60) days of WITNESS, the Honorable Ronnie Joe Lane, Judge of said Court. This the 25th day of August, 2006.

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082306-07

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND

CREDITORS

All creditors of the estate of JOANNE JONES, late of Early 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 18th day of August, 2006.

Walter Jones

As Executor

Estate of Joanne Jones, deceased Dave M. Hudgins Attorney at Law P.O. Box 93 Athens, GA 30603 (706) 548-0085

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090606-01

TAX LEVY FOR

EARLY COUNTY, GEORGIA

FOR THE YEAR 2006

GEORGIA, EARLY COUNTY

By Richard Ward, Jody Glass, Perry Jarrett, and Hank Jester constituting a quorum of the duly elected, appointed and qualified Board of Commissioners of Early County, Georgia, sitting for county purposes:

IT IS ORDERED that One Hundred Forty Six & Nine Tenths (146.9) cents on the one hundred dollars, or Fourteen & Sixty Nine Hundredths (14.69) mills on the dollar of taxable property in the incorporated areas of Early County, Georgia, as shown by the Tax Digest of said county for the year 2006, be, and the same is hereby, levied, and it is ordered that the same be collected by the Tax Commissioner of Early County, Georgia, ad valorem, upon all of the property subject to taxation in said incorporated areas in said county for county purposes.

FURTHER ORDERED that One Hundred Forty (140.0) cents on the one hundred dollars, or Fourteen (14.00) mills on the dollar of taxable property in the unincorporated areas of Early County, Georgia, as shown by the Tax Digest of said county for the year 2006, be, and the same is hereby, levied, and it is ordered that the same be collected by the Tax Commissioner of Early County, Georgia, ad valorem, upon all the property subject to taxation in said unincorporated areas in said county for county purposes. These figures reflect the rollback of the unincorporated area millage to account for the insurance premium amount collected, said rollback being in the amount of Sixty Nine Hundredths (.69) mills. Of the $254,731 total insurance premium received by Early County for 2005, $120,550 is allocated to provide fire protection service to the unincorporated areas of the county and $134,181 is used to rollback the millage rate.

IN ADDITION to the above and foregoing levies, upon the certification of the Board of Education of Early County, Georgia, there is hereby levied upon all taxable property of and in Early County, Georgia, a tax of Seventeen & Fifty Hundredths (17.50) mills on the dollar of its valuation for tax purposes, said levy being made for the purpose of maintaining and operating the public schools of Early County, Georgia.

IT IS ORDERED that the above and foregoing tax levies, in the amounts and for the purposes stated, be made, and the same be collected by the Tax Commissioner of Early County, Georgia, for the year 2006.

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this tax levy be advertised for thirty (30) days at the County Courthouse of Early County, Georgia, in Blakely, Georgia, and be published in the Early County News, the official organ of Early County, Georgia, once a week for four weeks over a period of thirty (30) days from the date hereof, and that a certified copy of this tax levy be furnished to the Tax Commissioner of Early County, Georgia.

FURTHER ORDERED that a certified copy of this tax levy be forwarded with the 2006 Early County, Georgia, Tax Digest to the State Revenue Commissioner of the State of Georgia, as required by law, for consideration by that official toward approval of said Tax Digest and this tax levy.

THE ABOVE AND FOREGOING TAX LEVIES FOR THE YEAR 2006 are ordered and adopted by the affirmative vote of the undersigned members of the Board of Commissioners of Early County, Georgia, at a special meeting of said Board of Commissioners held this 30th day of August, 2006 which meeting was open to the public.

DATED: This the 30th day of August, 2006. /s/ Richard Ward III

/s/ Hank Jester

/s/ Jody Glass

/s/ Perry Jarrett

BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF EARLY COUNTY, GEORGIA

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090606-02 NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, EARLY COUNTY

THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING 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 T. Glynn Floyd and Lynn C. Floyd to Coastal Plains Financial Services, Inc., dated January 14, 1999, recorded in Deed Book 223, Page 758, Early County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Chase Home Finance LLC by assignment to be recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Early County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of FORTY-ONE THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED FIFTY AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($41,250.00), 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 October, 2006, the following described property:

A certain lot, together with a dwelling thereon, in the City of Blakely, being part of lot of land No. 167 in the 28th Land District of Early County, Georgia, and more particularly described as commencing at the point where the north margin of Barton Street intersects west margin of Lee Street, and run thence northerly along the west margin of Lee Street to the former residence lot of J. W. Allen, deceased; thence run westerly along the south line of said Allen Property, said line being indicated by a fence, a distance of 90 feet to residence lot of B. D.

Toole; thence run southerly along the east line of said Toole lot to the north margin of Barton Street, a distance of 90 feet; thence run easterly along the north margin of Barton Street a distance of 90 feet to the beginning point.

The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared

See NOTICES on page 19 From page 18 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 attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys 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.

To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is T. Glynn Floyd and Lynn C Floyd or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 401 Barton St, Blakely, Georgia 31723.

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.

Chase Home Finance LLC

as Attorney in Fact for

T. Glynn Floyd and Lynn C Floyd McCalla Raymer, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net

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090606-03 NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

Because of a default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Security Deed executed by Jean D. Wimberly to Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc. now Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. dated December 11, 2002, and recorded in Deed Book 247, Page 524, EARLY County Records, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $71,379.00, 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, October 3, 2006, 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 situate, lying and being in Lot of Land 194 in the 28th Land District in Blakely, Early County, Georgia, being more particularly described as follows: Commencing at a one-half inch rebar found at the Northeast intersection of the rights of ways of Freeman Road and Elm Avenue, which is the Point of Beginning, run thence North 06 degrees 47 minutes 00 seconds West along the East right of way line of Elm Avenue a distance of 79.21 feet to a rebar; run thence North 88 degrees 00 minutes 00 seconds East a distance of 110.72 feet to a rebar; run thence South 09 degrees 51 minutes 00 seconds East a distance of 79.68 feet to a rebar found on the North

right of way of Freeman Road; run thence South 88 degrees 00 minutes 00 seconds West and along said right of way a distance of 115.00 feet to the Point of Beginning. All according to a plat thereof prepared by G. L. Holman, GRLS No. 2033, dated November 27, 2002, recorded in Plat Book 230, Page 160, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Early County, Georgia. And being the identical property described in a warranty deed from Janice Dunwoody to Jean Dunwoody Wimberly, dated February 28, 2002, recorded in Deed Book 242, Page 509, aforesaid records.

Said property is known as 6083 Freeman Road, Blakely, GA 39823, 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 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.

Notice has been given of intention to collect attorney's fees in accordance with the terms of the Note secured by said Deed.

Said property will be sold as the property of Jean D. Wimberly, the property, to the best information, knowledge and belief of the undersigned, being presently in the possession of Jean D. Wimberly, and the proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness and all the expenses of said sale, including attorney's fees, all as provided in said Deed, and the balance, if any, will be distributed as provided by law.

Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. successor by merger to Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc as Attorney-in-Fact for Jean D.

Wimberly

File no. 06-3957 L. J. SWERTFEGER, JR. SHAPIRO & SWERTFEGER* Attorneys and Counselors at Law 2872 Woodcock Boulevard, Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30341 (770) 220-2730/HG www.swertfeger.net

*THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

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090606-04

NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF EARLY TO ALL DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF GEORGE EDGAR BATES, JR.:

All debtors and creditors of GEORGE EDGAR BATES, JR., 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 reqired to make immediate payment to me. This 31st day of August, 2006. /s/ Marie Elizabeth Jenkins Bates MARIE ELIZABETH JENKINS

BATES

Executor of the Estate of GEORGE EDGAR BATES, JR.,

Deceased

c/o Thomas H. Baxley

Attorney at Law 12837 Magnolia Street

P.O. Box 670

Blakely, Georgia 39823

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09060-05 NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, EARLY COUNTY:

Under and by virtue of power of sale contained in Deed to Secure Debt executed by IRA C. BENTON AND STEPHANIE R. BENTON to COMMERCIAL STATE BANK under the date of October 29, 2001, securing a note dated May 11, 2005, in the principal sum of $5,300.00 payable in eighty (80) monthly installments beginning June 15, 2005 and said deed being recorded in Deed Book 240, Pages 478-479, 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 October, 2006, 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 certain vacant lot in the City of Blakely, part of the lot of land no. 167 in the 28 Land District th of Early County, Georgia, lying and being on the north side of Flowers Drive, and particularly described as follows: Begin at a point on the north side of Flowers Drive where the same is intersected by the center line of a 36 inch culvert in the ditch separating the land herein conveyed from the lands of J. T. Jordan and Ruth H. Jordan (formerly Mrs. Ollie Bynum), and from said beginning point run thence west along the north margin of Flowers Drive 113 feet; thence due north 164.8 feet; thence north 59 degrees 30 minutes east to the south margin of River Street, a distance of 62.5 feet; thence south 67 degrees 10 minutes east along the south margin of River Street a distance of 78 feet; thence south 04 degrees west of point of beginning, a distance of 160.8 feet. A plat of said above described lands made by Grady Holman, Jr., Surveyor, dated May 16, 1963, is hereby made a part of this conveyance. Being the same lands described and conveyed in deed of gift from Annalene F. Nelson to Nan Nelson Richardson dated November 5, 1979, and recorded at page 671 of Deed Record 123 in the office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Early County, Georgia. This deed is made subject to restrictions, easements, and valid zoning ordinances of record. Said property will be sold as the property of IRA C. BENTON and STEPHANIE R. BENTON. Notice 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. The undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser at said sale, as provided in the aforementioned deed to secure debt.

COMMERCIAL STATE BANK

As Attorney-in-Fact for Ira C. Benton and Stephanie R. Benton

Under Power Of Sale

contained in Deed to Secure Debt, recorded in Deed Book 240, Pages 478

479,

Early County, Georgia Deed Records. William H. Mills Attorney At Law P.O. Box 565 Blakely, Georgia 39823 TEL: (229) 723-3428 FAX: (229) 723-4098

THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

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090606-06

NOTICE OF SALE

UNDER POWER OF SALE Georgia, Early County:

By virtue of the power of sale contained in that certain deed to secure debt executed and delivered by Terry Ray Houston to Commercial State Bank dated June 29, 2001, and recorded July 12, 2001, at Pages 844-845 of Deed Book 238 in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Early County, Georgia, there will be sold at public outcry for cash to the highest bidder before the door of the Early County Courthouse in Blakely, Georgia, and within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in October, 2006, (October 3, 2006), by Commercial State Bank as attorney in fact for Terry Ray Houston, the following described property, to wit:

A parcel of land containing 0.311 acre, more or less, located in the City of Blakely in Land Lot No. 194 in the 28th Land District of Early County, Georgia, and more particularly described as follows: To establish the point of beginning, start at the intersection of the North margin of the right-of-way of River Street and the center line of Westview Drive, and thence run North 77 degrees 44 minutes 00 seconds West along said North margin the distance of 175.00 feet; thence run North 12 degrees 15 minutes 00 seconds East the distance of 189.55 feet to a point, the POINT OF BEGINNING. From said POINT OF BEGINNING, thence run North 72 degrees 11 minutes 17 seconds West the distance of 210.99 feet; thence run North 12 degrees 15 minutes 00 seconds East the distance of 54.00 feet; thence run South 77 degrees 54 minutes 00 seconds Est the distance of 210.00 feet; thence run South 12 degrees 15 minutes 00 seconds West the distance of 75.00 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. Said parcel of land is shown as the "TERRY RAY HOUSTON LOT .311 ACRE" on a plat made by G. L. Holman, Georgia Registered Land Surveyor No. 2033, dated August 6, 1998, and recorded in Deed Book 210 at Page 204 in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Early County, Georgia, which said plat and the record thereof are incorporated herein by reference.

Also granted as appurtenant thereto for the purposes of ingress to and egress from the above-described property is a perpetual but non-exclusive easement across that property shown as the "12' ACCESS EASEMENT" on said plat. Said property is also subject to an easement 12 feet wide running North and South across the East side of said lot for the purposes of ingress to and egress from those tracts shown as the "DOUGLAS EDWARD BISHOP LOT .328 ACRE" and the "MARK BARRY BROOKS LOT .326 ACRE".

The promissory note evidencing the indebtedness secured by the aforesaid security deed from Terry Ray Houston and Alicia H. Houston to Commercial State Bank is in default as to the payment of principal and interest, and that debt has been declared due and payable in full. Notice has been given of intention to enforce the provisions of the note for collection of attorney's fees in accordance with legal requirements.

Notice of initiation of proceedings to exercise the power of sale contained in

said deed to secure debt has been duly mailed to the said Terry Ray Houston in compliance with the provisions of O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.1 through 44-14162.4.

Said real estate will be sold as the property of Terry Ray Houston, subject to all unpaid taxes, assessments, restrictions, easements of record, and rights of persons in possession, if any.

The proceeds of said sale will be applied first to the payment of expenses of said sale, second to satisfaction of the indebtedness, including attorney's fees, secured by the deed to secure debt from Terry Ray Houston to Commercial State Bank, and the remainder, if any, paid to the person or persons entitled thereto.

A deed will be executed and delivered to the purchaser at said sale by Commercial State Bank as attorney-infact for the said Terry Ray Houston.

This 1st day of September, 2006. Commercial State Bank as attorney-infact for Terry Ray Houston

By: Amos John Sheffield

P. O. Box 295

Donalsonville, Georgia 39845 Attorney for Commercial State Bank

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