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LEGAL PAGE - SEPTEMBER 29, 1999 - JEFFERSON, GEORGIA

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Notice of Sale
Notice of Sale Under Power
State of Georgia
County of Jackson
Because of default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Deed to Secure Debt executed by Jeff W. Banks and Michelle D. Banks to FT Mortgage Companies, dba HomeBanc Mortgage Corporation, dated April 12, 1996, and recorded in Deed Book 15-M, Page 623, Jackson County, Georgia Records, in the original principal amount of $72,900.00, the undersigned, Chase Manhattan Mortgage Corporation, as Assignee of the aforementioned Deed to Secure Debt, pursuant to said Deed and the Note thereby secured, has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable, and pursuant to said Power of Sale contained in said Deed, will on the first Tuesday in October, 1999, during the legal hours of sale, at the Courthouse door, Jackson 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 improvements thereon, situate, lying and being in Talmo District, GMD 1691, Jackson County, Georgia, and being all of Lot 18 of Fountain Springs Subdivision, Phase One, as shown on subdivision Plat prepared by Keith A. Wilson, Registered Surveyor, dated May 11, 1989, and recorded in Plat Book 29, Page 175, of the Jackson County Records, which Plat is incorporated herein by reference for a more complete description of subject property.
Said property has the address of: 4494 Fountain Drive, Gillsville, Georgia 30543.
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), 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.
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 Jeff W. Banks and Michelle D. Banks and the proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness, accrued interest, expenses of the sale and other sums secured by said Deed including attorney's fees, with the remainder, if any, being applied as provided by law.
Chase Manhattan Mortgage Corporation, Attorney-in-Fact for Jeff W. Banks and Michelle D. Banks
McCormick & von Mehren, P.C.
1899 Powers Ferry Road, Suite 120
Atlanta, Georgia 30339
(770) 984-1770
File No.: F-1608
This law firm is attempting to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose.
(SE8,15,22,29INV)

Notice of Sale
Notice of Sale Under Power
in Deed to Secure Debt
State of Georgia
County of Jackson
By Virtue of the Power of Sale contained in the Deed to Secure Debt given by Billie H. Brock to Lib Properties, LTD, its successors and/or assignees as their interest may appear, dated March 6, 1998, and recorded March 16, 1998 in Deed Book 17-P, Page 268, Jackson County Georgia Records, said Deed to Secure Debt being given to secure a loan note dated March 6, 1998, in the original principal amount of $143,000.00, there will be sold at public outcry for cash to the highest bidder before the Courthouse door of Jackson County, Georgia, between the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in October, 1999, by Lib Properties, LTD, its successors and/or assignees as their interest may appear, as attorney-in-fact for Billie H. Brock, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 428th District, G.M., Jackson County, Georgia being Tracts 1A and 1B, as shown on survey for Clora Wright and Robert Elrod recorded in Plat Book 9, Page 298, Jackson County Records; which plat is incorporated herein and made a part hereof by reference.
The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due and payable because of non-payment of monthly installments on said loan note.
Said property will be sold subject to the following encumbrances.
(1) Outstanding ad valorem taxes and/or assessments, if any, and all prior encumbrances of record.
To the best of the undersigned's knowledge and belief, the party/parties in possession of the property is/are Billie H. Brock.
Lib Properties, LTD, its successors and/or assignees as their interest may appear, as attorney-in-fact for Billie H. Brock
By: Mark C. Walker, Attorney for Lib Properties, LTD, its successors and/or assignees as their interest may appear, 125 Eagles Walk, Suite 250, Stockbridge, Georgia 30281
(770) 506-1826
(SE8,15,22,29INV)
Notice of Sale
Notice of Sale Under Power
State of Georgia
Jackson County
By virtue of the power of sale contained in that certain Deed to Secure Debt from to Green Tree Financial Servicing Corporation, dated August 26, 1997, filed for record, and recorded in Deed Book 16-Y, Page 627, Jackson County, Georgia Records, said Deed to Secure Debt having been given to secure a Note dated August 26, 1997, in the original principal sum of Fifteen Thousand and 00/100 Dollars ($15,000.00), with interest from date at the rate stated in said Note on the unpaid balance until paid, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door at Jackson County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in October, 1999, the property described on Exhibit "A" attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference. The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, non-payment of the monthly installments on said loan. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, including attorney's fees.
Said property will be sold as the property of Allen W. Waters, 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 of record, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.
Green Tree Financial Servicing Corp., as Attorney-in-Fact for Allen W. Waters
Craig B. Lefkoff
3355 Lenox Road
Suite 1100
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
(404) 869-6900
Exhibit "A"
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 253rd District, G.M., Jackson County, Georgia, and containing 1.271 acres more or less, as shown by plat and survey of same of Ben McLeroy and Associates, Inc., surveyors, dated May 29, 1995, said plat being recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jackson County, Georgia, in Plat Book 47, Page 274. For more detailed description to said tract, reference is hereby made to said plat as recorded. Subject to 60" ingress-egress easement leading off Antioch Church Road across said property, as shown by the above referred to plat.
(SE8,15,22,29P4)

Notice of Sale
Notice of Sale Under Power
State of Georgia
Jackson County
By virtue of the power of sale contained in that certain Deed to Secure Debt from to Green Tree Financial Servicing Corporation, dated August 26, 1997, filed for record, and recorded in Deed Book 16-Y, Page 622, Jackson County, Georgia Records, said Deed to Secure Debt having been given to secure a Note dated August 26, 1997, in the original principal sum of Forty Thousand and 00/100 Dollars ($40,000.00), with interest from date at the rate stated in said Note on the unpaid balance until paid, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door at Jackson County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in October, 1999, the property described on Exhibit "A" attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference. The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, non-payment of the monthly installments on said loan. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, including attorney's fees.
Said property will be sold as the property of Allen W. Waters, 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 of record, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.
Green Tree Financial Servicing Corp., as Attorney-in-Fact for Allen W. Waters
Craig B. Lefkoff
3355 Lenox Road
Suite 1100
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
(404) 869-6900
Exhibit "A"
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 253rd District, G.M., Jackson County, Georgia, and containing 1.271 acres more or less, as shown by plat and survey of same of Ben McLeroy and Associates, Inc., surveyors, dated May 29, 1995, said plat being recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jackson County, Georgia, in Plat Book 47, Page 274. For more detailed description to said tract, reference is hereby made to said plat as recorded. Subject to 60" ingress-egress easement leading off Antioch Church Road across said property, as shown by the above referred to plat.
(SE8,15,22,29P4)

Notice of Sale
Notice of Sale Under Power
State of Georgia
County of Jackson
Because of a default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Security Deed executed by Tammy L. Patton to Commonwealth Mortgage Company of America, L.P. dated April 23, 1990, and recorded in Deed Book 11-F, Page 133, Jackson County Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to Federal National Mortgage Association by assignment, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $30,000.00, 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 5, 1999, 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 the 253rd District, G.M., Jackson County, Georgia, containing 2.81 acres, more or less, as shown on plat and survey of W.T. Dunahoo and Associates, Inc., surveyors, dated April 23, 1990, and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jackson County, Georgia, in Plat Book 33, Page 220. Said tract is located 628 feet from the intersection of the centerline of Fred Loggins Road (County Road 64 and Georgia Highway 334). For a more detailed description to said tract, reference is hereby made to said plat as recorded. Subject to existing easements and rights-of-way for public roads and utilities now in use.
Said property is known as Highway 334, Commerce, Georgia 30529, 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 Tammy L. Patton, the property, to the best information, knowledge and belief of the undersigned, being presently in the possession of Tammy L. Patton, 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.
Federal National Mortgage Association, as Attorney-in-Fact for Tammy L. Patton
File no. 99-2447
L.J. Swertfeger, Jr.
Shapiro & Swertfeger
Attorneys and Counselors at Law
3300 Northeast Expressway
Suite 5-C
Atlanta, Georgia 30341-3941
(770) 220-2730/md
The law firm is acting as a debt collector. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose.
(SE8,15,22,29INV)

Notice of Sale
Notice of Sale Under Power
in Deed to Secure Debt
State of Georgia
Jackson County
Because of default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Deed to Secure Debt executed by Sandra Arthur, Grantor, to Arcade Homes, Inc., Grantee, dated February 3, 1999, recorded in Deed Book 20-C, Page 585, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court, Jackson County, Georgia, the undersigned 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 in October, 1999, during the legal hours of sale at the Courthouse door in Jackson County, sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 245th District, G.M., Jackson County, Georgia, in the Town of Jefferson, containing 1.142 acres, more or less, and being designated as Tract 2 as shown on that plat of survey of White Oak Subdivision, prepared by Venable and Associates, Surveyors, dated November 11, 1998, and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Jackson County, Georgia in Plat Book 53, Page 93. Said plat, as recorded, is hereby incorporated by reference for a more detailed description of said property. Subject to existing easements for public roads and utilities now in use.
Together with that 30' easement for ingress and egress along the existing drive as described in the above reference plat.
The sale will be held subject to any outstanding and unpaid taxes and/or easements and/or restrictive covenants appearing of record.
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 Sandra Arthur, and the proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness, the expense of said sale, all as provided in said deed, the undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser at said sale as provided in the aforementioned Deed to Secure Debt.
Arcade Homes, Inc., as Attorney-in-Fact for Sandra Arthur
Wanda Barnett David
P.O. Box 99
Jefferson, Georgia 30549
(706) 367-8030
(SE8,15,22,29B/783 4000)

Notice of Sale
Notice of Sale Under Power
in Deed to Secure Debt
State of Georgia
Jackson County
Because of default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Deed to Secure Debt executed by Kenneth R. Davidson and Angela S. Davidson, Grantor, to W.C. Hamilton, Grantee, dated June 16, 1987, recorded in Deed Book 9-T, Page 551, modified on October 1, 1993, and recorded in Deed Book 13-O, Page 191, modified on August 20, 1997, and recorded in Deed Book 16-Z, Page 655, and by Transferred and Assignment to Marion Dean Healan and Patricia Healan, dated November 17, 1998, and recorded in Deed Book 18-R, Page 213, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court, Jackson County, Georgia, the undersigned 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 in October, 1999, during the legal hours of sale at the Courthouse door in Jackson County, sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 455th District, G.M., Jackson County, Georgia, being Lot No. 103, Section 2, of Pleasant Acres Subdivision, as per plat recorded in Plat Book 9, Page 200, Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jackson County, Georgia, said plat being incorporated herein by reference. For a more detailed description of said lot, reference is hereby made to said plat as recorded.
The sale will be held subject to any outstanding and unpaid taxes and/or easements and/or restrictive covenants appearing of record.
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 Kenneth R. Davidson, and the proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness, the expense of said sale, all as provided in said deed, the undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser at said sale as provided in the aforementioned Deed to Secure Debt.
Marion Dean Healan and Patricia Healan, as Attorneys-in-Fact for Kenneth R. Davidson and Angela S. Davidson
Wanda Barnett David
P.O. Box 99
Jefferson, Georgia 30549
(706) 367-8030
(SE8,15,22,29B/783 4000)

Notice of Sale
Notice of Sale Under Power
Whereas, on May 5, 1994, for value received, Bettie J. Gregory executed and delivered to the United States of America, acting through the United States Department of Agriculture, a Deed to Secure Debt conveying certain real estate located in Jackson County, Georgia, and said Deed to Secure Debt was recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court for Jackson County, Georgia, in Book #13-W, Page #330-333; and re-recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court for Jackson County, Georgia, in Book #13-X, Page #602-605; and
Whereas, the United States of America now holds the above described security deed covering the said real estate; and
Whereas, the Deed to Secure Debt held by the United States of America provides that should default occur, the holder may declare the entire indebtedness secured by the Deed to Secure Debt due and payable and, in compliance with the power of sale provisions contained in said security deed proceed to sell the property at public outcry; and
Whereas, after default, the United States of America has declared all of the indebtedness secured by the Deed to Secure Debt due and payable and hereby certifies that it has complied with all of its loan servicing regulations;
Now, Therefore, the said United States of America, acting as aforesaid, under and in compliance with the power of sale provision contained in the Deed to Secure Debt, will proceed to sell at public outcry, for cash or certified funds to the highest bidder in front of the Courthouse in Jackson County, during the legal hours of sale, on the 5th day of October, 1999, the following-described property conveyed in the Deed to Secure Debt, to-wit:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 245th District, G.M., State of Georgia, County of Jackson, City of Jefferson, being Lot No. 118 of Peachtree Estates, and being more particularly described and delineated according to a plat and survey prepared by W.T. Dunahoo and Associates, Inc., certified April 27, 1994, entitled "Closing Plat for Bettie J. Gregory," said plat being of record in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jackson County, Georgia, in Plat Book 43, Page 151; which said plat and the recording thereof are by reference hereto incorporated herein for a more complete and detailed description.
The above described property will be sold subject to any and all outstanding real estate taxes that are due and payable.
The failure of any high bidder to pay the purchase price and close the sale shall, at the option of the United States of America, be cause for rejection of the bid, and, if the bid is rejected, the United States of America shall have the option of making the sale to the next highest bidder who is ready, willing and able to comply with the terms thereof. The proceeds of said sale will first be applied to the payment of the indebtedness to the United States of America, other charges, and the expenses of sale, as provided in the above-described Deed to Secure Debt.
This the 18th day of August, 1999.
United States of America
By: Laura J. Meadows, State Director
Rural Development, successor in interest to the Farmers Home Administration and Rural Economic and Community Development, U.S. Department of Agriculture
(SE8,15,22,29B/345 6000)

Notice of Sale
Notice of Sale Under Power
Georgia, Jackson County
Because of default in the payment of the indebtedness, secured by a Security Deed executed by Horace M. Guffey and Teresa G. Guffey to Matrix Financial Services Corporation dated the 6th day of March, 1998, and recorded in Deed Book 17-P, Page 436, Jackson County, Georgia Records; and lastly assigned to Source One Mortgage Corporation by assignment recorded in Jackson County, Georgia Records; the undersigned, Source One Mortgage Corporation, pursuant to said deed and the 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 in October, 1999, during the legal hours of sale, at the Courthouse door in Jackson 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 the 253rd District, G.M., Jackson County, Georgia, in the City of Nicholson, containing 0.86 acres, more or less, and designated as Lot 15 Fox Chase Subdivision, Block C, as shown on that plat and survey for Fox Chase Subdivision, Section No. 2, Blocks B, C and D, prepared by Cornerstone Land Surveying, Surveyors, dated December 1, 1993, and recorded in Plat Book 42, Page 22. Said plat, as recorded, is hereby incorporated by reference for a more detailed description of said property. Subject to existing easements and rights of way for public roads and utilities now in use. Subject to Protective Covenants recorded at Deed Book 14-B, Page 759, Jackson County Records.
which has the property address of 69 Steeplechase Lane, Nicholson, Georgia together with all fixtures and other personal property conveyed by said deed.
The sale will be held subject to any unpaid taxes, assessments, rights-of-way, easements, protective covenants or restrictions, liens, and other superior matters of record which may affect said property.
Notice has been given of intention to collect attorneys' fees in accordance with the terms of the note secured by said deed.
Said property will be sold as the property of Horace M. Guffey, Jr. and Teresa G. Guffey and the proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness, the expense of said sale, all as provided in said deed, and the undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser as provided in the aforementioned Security Deed.
Source One Mortgage Corporation, Attorney-in-Fact for Horace M. Guffey, Jr. and Teresa G. Guffey
McCurdy & Candler, L.L.C.
By: Anthony DeMarlo, Attorney
(404) 370-7230
This law firm is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose.
(SE8,15,22,29P4)

Notice
Georgia, Jackson County Probate Court
Linda Sue Harvey has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Mark Ellis Harvey, 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. §53-12-232. 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 October 4, 1999. 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.
Margaret Deadwyler, Judge of the Probate Court
By: Helen Gunnels, Clerk of Probate Court
(SE8,15,22,29B/498 2000)

Notice
Georgia, Jackson County Probate Court
The petition of Margot Sisk, for a year's support from the estate of Ted Sisk, deceased, for decedent's surviving spouse, having been duly filed, all interested persons are hereby notified to show cause, if any they have, on or before October 4, 1999, why said petition should not be granted.
All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed on or before the time stated in the preceding sentence. 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.
Witness, the Honorable Margaret Deadwyler, Judge
By: Helen Gunnels, Clerk, Probate Court of Jackson County
(SE8,15,22,29B/498 2000)

Notice
Georgia, Jackson County Probate Court
Teddy Williams Landers has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Aubrey Lee Williams, 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. §53-12-232. 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 October 4, 1999. 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.
Margaret Deadwyler, Judge of the Probate Court
(SE8,15,22,29B/498 2000)

Brady Estate
Notice to Debtors
and Creditors
State of Georgia
County of Jackson
In Re: Estate of Gladys Eugenia Brady, Deceased
All creditors of the Estate of Gladys Eugenia Brady, deceased, late of Jackson County, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are requested to make immediate payment to me.
This the 30th day of August, 1999.
Donald F. Segars, Executor of Gladys Eugenia Brady, 1150 Bramlett Shoals Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045
(SE8,15,22,29P4)

 

Faulkner Estate
Notice to Debtors
and Creditors
State of Georgia
Jackson County
In Re: Estate of Sandy Seymour Faulkner, Deceased
All creditors of the estate of Sandy Seymour Faulkner, deceased, late of Jackson 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 9th day of August, 1999.
Florence Voyles, Executrix of the Estate of Sandy Seymour Faulkner
(SE8,15,22,29B/344 1000)

Smith Estate
Notice to Debtors
and Creditors
State of Georgia
County of Jackson
In Re: Estate of Sumner J. Smith, Jr., Deceased
All creditors of the Estate of Sumner J. Smith Jr., deceased, late of Jackson County, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are requested to make immediate payment to me.
This the 30th day of August, 1999.
Ronald K. Hopkins, Executor of Estate of Sumner J. Smith, Jr.
P.O. Box 429
Jefferson, Georgia 30549
(SE8,15,22,29B/251 1000)

Bridges Estate
Notice to Debtors
and Creditors
All creditors of the estate of Kenneth S. Bridges, late of Jackson County, Georgia, deceased, are hereby notified to render an account of their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to this estate are required to make immediate payment to me.
This 30th day of August, 1999.
Blake Bridges and Candace L. Hefner, Executors of the Estate of Kenneth S. Bridges
James C. Warnes
Attorney for Executors
Post Office Box 1963
Athens, Georgia 30603
(706) 548-8668
(SE8,15,22,29P4)

Adoption Notice
Notice of Pending Adoption/Termination
of Parental Rights
Superior Court
of Jackson County,
State of Georgia
Case No. 99-015
To: Timothy Lee Collins
Please be advised that a petition for adoption of your minor male child born 2-11-93 has been filed in Jackson County Superior Court by Roy Timothy Chason. Final hearing on this matter is scheduled for November 15, 1999, at 9:30 o'clock a.m. at the Jackson County Courthouse in Jefferson, Georgia. You are hereby notified that you must file your objections to the granting of this petition with the Clerk of said court and serve a copy on attorney for petitioner (Donna Avans, P.O. Box 534, Jefferson, GA 30549) before the time of the hearing, or you must be present at the hearing to show cause why said petition should not be granted and your parental rights terminated according to law. Failure to make appearance on or before that date will result in the final, permanent termination of your parental rights.
(SE15,22,29P3)

Citation
In the Superior Court of Jackson County Georgia
Department of Transpor-tation vs. 5.595 acres of land; and The Estate of W.T. Cody and the Estate of Mary Elmyra Cody; and the Heirs of W.T. Cody and Mary Elmyra Cody, including, but not limited to: John C. Cody, Mary Blasingame, and Joseph E. Cody; The Estate of Annie Marie Cody; and Any Unknown Heirs of Annie Marie Cody; The Estate of Daniel Butler; and Any Unknown Heirs of Daniel Butler; Jackson County, individually.
The said named persons and any and all other persons known and unknown claiming any right, title, power, interest, ownership, equity, claim or demand in and to lands hereinafter described, and all occupants, tenants, lessees, licensees and all holders, owners and users of ways and easements in, across, over and under said land are hereby notified, under the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-4 through 32-3-19, providing for the exercise of the power of eminent domain by the State of Georgia, or any of its subdivisions, or by any county of such State, as follows:
That the above stated case, being a condemnation in rem against the property hereinafter described, was filed in said Court on the 13 day of Sept., 1999; That, in accordance with provisions of the aforesaid Official Code, a Declaration of Taking, duly authorized and properly executed as provided by the Official Code, has been made and filed in said case, declaring the necessity for and exercising the power of taking the said described lands for State-aid public road purposes, thereby vesting the title to same in the Department of Transportation; and, in pursuance of such authority, the Department of Transportation has deposited with the Clerk of the Superior Court of said County $38,190.00 as the just compensation for the said lands described; and all persons claiming such fund or any interest therein, are hereby required to make known their claims to the Court;
In accordance with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the Plaintiff-Condemnor has prayed the Court for Immediate possession of said property, and all persons having any interest in or claim against such property, as above set forth, are required by the Order of the Judge of said Court to surrender possession of the property to the Department of Transportation no later than 60 days from filing of the Declaration of Taking.
That in accordance with Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 32-3-13 through 32-3-19, if the owner, or any of the owners, or any person having a claim against or interest in said property, shall be dissatisfied with the compensation, as estimated in the Declaration of Taking and deposited in Court, such person or persons, or any of them, shall have the right, at any time subsequent to the filing of the Declaration and the deposit of the fund into Court but not later than 30 days following the date of service as provided for in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-8 through 32-3-10 to file with the Court a notice of appeal, the same to be in writing and made a part of the record in the proceedings.
The said property, as thus affected, is described as follows:
See Page 20-A; 20-B; 20-C; for description.
This 13 day of September, 1999.
Reba Parks, Clerk, Superior Court, Jackson County
Ken Stula, Special Assistant Attorney General
501 Commerce Bldg.
220 College Avenue
P.O. Box 926
Athens, GA 30603
(706) 548-7249
Project Number: STP-2434(2) Jackson County
Parcel Number: 14/14WB
Required R/W: 5.595 acres of land
Property Owners: The Estate of W.T. Cody and the Estate of Mary Elmyra Cody; and the Heirs of W.T. Cody and Mary Elmyra Cody, including, but not limited to: John C. Cody, Mary Blasingame, and Joseph E. Cody; The Estate of Annie Marie Cody; and Any Unknown Heirs of Annie Marie Cody; The Estate of Daniel Butler; and Any Unknown Heirs of Daniel Butler; Jackson County
All those tracts or parcels of land lying and being in the 245th Georgia Militia District of Jackson County, Georgia and being more particularly described as follows:
Parcel No. 14
Beginning at the point of intersection of the property line between the lands of the condemnees and the lands now or formerly owned by Columbus Williamson with the existing northwestern right of way line of State Route 82, said point being 40.24 feet left of and opposite station 4+998.527 on the construction centerline of State Route 82 on Georgia Highway Project STP-2434(2); running thence northwesterly along said property line a distance of 343.91 feet to a point 115.54 feet right of and opposite station 16+956.853 on the survey centerline of said project; thence westerly along said property line a distance of 886.70 feet to a point 47.91 feet left of and opposite station 17+221.692 on said project centerline; thence northwesterly along said property line a distance of 380.28 feet to a point 21.33 feet left of and opposite station 17+335.452 on said project centerline, said point also being a point on the property line between the lands of the condemnees and the lands now or formerly owned by Beatice Williamson; thence northwesterly along said property line between the lands of the condemness and the lands now or formerly owned by Beatice Williamson a distance of 494.69 feet to a point 137.51 feet right of and opposite station 17+483.235 on said project centerline, said point also being a point on a northern property line of the condemnees; thence northeasterly along said northern property line of the condemnees a distance of 57.90 feet to a point 179.25 feet right of and opposite station 17+469.903 on said project centerline; thence S 56° 44' 24" E a distance of 29.47 feet to a point 180.45 feet right of and opposite station 17+460.000 on said centerline; thence S 49° 21' 08" E a distance of 306.71 feet to a point 124.67 feet right of and opposite station 17+360.000 on said project centerline; thence southeasterly 430.56 feet along the arc of a curve to the left (said curve having a radius of 1,794.62 feet and a chord distance of 429.53 feet on a bearing of S 71° 33' 39" E) to a point 124.67 feet right of and opposite station 17+219.647 on said project centerline; thence N 88° 52' 05" E a distance of 122.98 feet to a point 147.64 feet right of and opposite station 17+180.000 on said project centerline; thence N 07° 40' 58" E a distance of 16.40 feet to a point 164.04 feet right of and opposite station 17+180.00 on said project centerline; thence southeasterly 93.55 feet along the arc of a curve to the left (said curve having a radius of 1,755.25 feet and a chord distance of 93.54 feet on a bearing of S 83° 50' 39" E) to a point 164.04 feet right of and opposite station 17+148.820 on said project centerline; thence S 85° 22' 16" E a distance of 28.94 feet to a point 164.04 feet right of and opposite station 17+140.000 on said project centerline; thence S 54° 24' 26" E a distance of 76.52 feet to a point 124.67 feet right of and opposite station 17+120.000 on said project centerline; thence S 85° 22' 16" E a distance of 847.16 feet to a point 124.67 feet right of and opposite station 16+861.785 on said project centerline; thence N 64° 08' 45" E a distance of 97.01 feet to a point 173.88 feet right of and opposite station 16+836.303 on said project centerline; thence N 33° 39' 46" E a distance of 204.83 feet to a point 59.06 feet left of and opposite station 5+113.083 on said State Route 82 centerline, said point also being a point on a northeastern property line of the condemnees; thence southeasterly along said northeastern property line of the condemnees a distance of 19.71 feet to a point 40.15 feet left of and opposite station 5+111.381 on said State Route 82 centerline, said point also being a point on said existing northwestern right of way line of State Route 82; thence southwesterly along said existing northwestern right of way line a combined distance of 370.26 feet back to the point of Beginning.
Parcel No. 14WB
Beginning at a point on a northern property line of the condemnees, said point being 179.25 feet right of and opposite station 17+469.903 on the survey centerline of Georgia Highway Project STP-2434(2); running thence northeasterly along said property line a distance of 34.00 feet to a point 203.32 feet right of and opposite station 17+461.775 on said centerline; thence continuing northeasterly along said property line a distance of 348.32 feet to a point 427.51 feet right of and opposite station 17+364.190 on said centerline; thence S 31° 16' 23" W a distance of 293.18 feet to a point 135.48 feet right of and opposite station 17+373.491 on said centerline; thence N 49° 21' 08" W a distance of 264.06 feet to a point 180.45 feet right of and opposite station 17+460.000 on said centerline; thence N 56° 44' 24" W a distance of 29.47 feet back to the point of Beginning.
Said described lands being the required rights of way and are shown colored yellow on the attached plats marked Annex 1-A.
Also to be acquired is 2,049.315 linear feet of access rights on the required right of way line, beginning at station 5+050.651 on the construction centerline of State Route 82 on Georgia Highway Project STP-2434(2) and ending at the northern property line of the condemnees at station 17+469.903 on the survey centerline of said project.
The title, estate or interest in the above described lands, required by condemnor and now taken by condemnor for public use as rights of way for a Limited Access Highway as defined under the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-6-110 through 32-6-119 is as follows: Fee simple title to all the above described lands as shown colored yellow on the attached plat marked Annex 1-A and such access rights as may be required between the condemnees remaining real property and existing roads, streets or highways, intersecting or adjacent to the Limited Access Highway, such access rights and lands being specifically delineated on Department of Transportation plats dated the 30th day of July, 1996; Last Revised: Sheet No. 14 on March 29, 1999, Sheet Nos. 15 and 16 on February 17, 1999 and Sheet No. 70D on March 4, 1999 and attached to Appendix "A" to Exhibit "A" as Annex 1-A.
(SE22,29INV)

Public Notice
Notice to the Public
You are hereby notified that on the 4th day of October, 1999, at 8:45 a.m., at the Jackson County Courthouse in the City of Jefferson, Georgia, the presiding Judge of the Superior Court of Jackson County will hear the case of the State of Georgia vs. Jackson County Water and Sewerage Authority and Jackson County, Georgia, Civil Action File No. X99CV0854 in the Superior Court of Jackson County, the same being a proceeding to confirm and validate an issue of (i) Jackson County Water and Sewerage Authority (Georgia) Water Revenue Bonds, Series 1999A (the "Series 1999A Bonds"), in the aggregate principal amount of $3,525,000; and (ii) Jackson County Water and Sewerage Authority (Georgia) Water Revenue Bonds, Series 1999B (the "Series 1999B Bonds," and together with the Series 1999A Bonds, the "Bonds"), in the aggregate principal amount of $4,055,000 to be issued by the Jackson County Water and Sewerage Authority (the "Authority") for the purpose of financing the cost of acquiring, constructing, installing and equipping the expansion and improvement of the water system and the cost of issuing the Bonds and the expenses incident thereto. In said proceeding, the Court will also pass upon the validity of a Contract, dated as of September 1, 1999, between the Authority and the County, relating, among other things, to the obligation thereunder by the County to make certain payments to the Authority, to the extent the net revenues of the water system are insufficient, for its facilities and services as will be necessary to assure the payment of the Bonds, and a Resolution of the Authority in connection with the issuance of the Bonds.
Any citizen of the State of Georgia residing in Jackson County, Georgia, or any other person wherever residing who has a right to object, may intervene and become a party to this proceeding.
This 14 day of September, 1999.
Reba Parks, Clerk, Superior Court, Jackson County, Georgia
(SE22,29B/492 4000)

Notice
The City of Gainesville will soon be constructing a new athletic facility on Allen Creek Road east of town. The area includes the former homeplace of William B. Owens. A small cemetery that contains five graves is on the property. Only one grave has a marker identifying the person as Riley Owens (1867-1870). The cemetery will have to be relocated prior to construction. Georgia law stipulates that descendants be notified of the intent to move graves and allow input concerning the relocation and method of re-entering the remains.
Various Owens family members lived in Hall and Jackson counties in the early 1900's. If you are a descendant or know of any living relatives of this family, please contact George Byrd of Moreland Altobelli Associates, Inc. at 380 Downey Boulevard, NE, P.O. Box 1454, Gainesville, GA 30503, (770) 532-4021.
(SE22,29P2)

Potter Estate
Notice to Debtors
and Creditors
State of Georgia
Jackson County
In Re: Estate of Mabel S. Potter, Deceased
All creditors of the Estate of Mabel S. Potter, deceased, late of Jackson 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 us.
This 15th day of September, 1999.
Ada Morris, FKA Ada P. Hogan, Executor of the Estate of Mabel S. Potter, Deceased.
Davidson, Hopkins & Booth
P.O. Box 429
Jefferson, Georgia 30549
(SE22,29,OC6,13B/251 4000)
Trade Name
Application to Register a Business to be Conducted Under a Trade Name
State of Georgia
County of Jackson
The undersigned hereby certifies that it is conducting a business at 800 Steven B. Tanger Blvd., in the City of Commerce, County of Jackson, State of Georgia under the trade name Dexter Factory Stores, and that the type of business to be conducted is sale of footwear and accessories and that said business is composed of the following corporation: OCSAP Ltd., 71 Railroad Avenue, Dexter, ME 04930.
This affidavit is made in accordance with the Act of the Georgia Legislature approved August, 1929; amended March, 1939, and March, 1943.
John B. Emory, Vice President
(SE22,29P2)

Inc. Notice
Notice of Intent
to Incorporate
Notice is given that Articles of Incorporation which will incorporate Bray Farms, Inc. will be delivered to the Secretary of State of Georgia for filing in accordance with Georgia Business Corpor-ation Code. (O.C.G.A. Section 14.2-201.1)
The initial registered office of the Corporation will be located at 2032 Thyatira-Brockton Road, Jefferson, Jackson County, Georgia 30549, and its initial registered agent at such address is Mark Andrew Bray.
(SE22,29P2)

Inc. Notice
Intent to Incorporate
Notice is hereby given that Articles of Incorporation, which will incorporate Beer Mug Lounge, Inc., will be delivered to the Secretary of State's office for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code, O.C.G.A. 14-2-201.1.
The registered agent will be Jack Ansley, with a registered address located at 543 Curk Roberts Road, Braselton, Jackson County, Georgia 30517.
(SE22,29P2)

Call for Election
Notice is hereby given that a special election will be held in Jackson County for the purpose of voting on a special one percent sales and use tax and to decide on a change in the governing authority to a five member board of commissioners.
The questions to be voted on are:
Question No. 1
( )Yes ( )No - Shall the governing authority of Jackson County be changed to a five-member board of commissioners to be composed of a chairperson and four additional district commissioners, with compensation for each and a county manager to be employed by the board of commissioners?
Question No. 2
If a majority of votes cast on Question No. 1 are in favor of changing the governing authority of Jackson County to a five-member board of commissioners, select the type of board which you favor by blackening in the oval next to the option of your choice. Vote for only one of the options below.
Option 1
A board of commissioners to be composed of a chairperson to be elected at large and four additional commissioners residing in specified commissioner districts but elected at large, whereby any qualified elector of the county may vote for 100 percent of the membership of the board of commissioners; or
Option 2
A board of commissioners to be composed of a chairperson to be elected at large and four additional commissioners residing in specified commissioner districts and elected from such districts, whereby any qualified elector of the county may vote for 40 percent of the membership of the board of commissioners.
( )Yes ( )No - Shall a special 1 percent sales and use tax be imposed in Jackson County for a capital outlay project of the county for the use of and benefit of the citizens of the entire county consisting of public safety facilities for fire departments for a period of time not to exceed 5 years and for the raising of not more than $675,000; for capital outlay projects for recreational facilities for a period of time not to exceed 5 years and for the raising of not more than $2,475,000; for capital outlay projects for water and sewer for a period of time not to exceed 5 years and for the raising of not more than $31,500,000; and for road, street, and bridge purposes, including sidewalks, for a period of time not to exceed 5 years and for the raising of not more than $10,350,000?
All those in favor shall vote "yes" and all those opposed shall vote "no."
All persons desiring to register to vote in this special election may register through the close of business on October 4, 1999. Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Margaret Deadwyler, Judge, Probate Court of Jackson County
(SE29,OC6B/498 5000)

Notice
Notice of Publication
In the Juvenile Court of Jackson County
State of Georgia
In the Interest of: Lawanda Renee Baker, D.O.B. June 9, 1988, and Megan Nicole Baker, D.O.B. June 27, 1992
Civil Action No. 078-99J-537, 078-99J-538
To: Cynthia Ann Baker and Edwin Gossett
By Order of the Court for service by publication dated September 21, 1999, you are hereby notified that on September 21, 1999, Lillie Wright filed a Petition for Temporary Legal Custody. You are required to file with the Clerk of the Superior Court of Jackson County, and to serve upon the Petitioner's attorney, Scott R. Tolbert of the Law Firm of Tolbert & Elrod, Attorneys at Law, 62 Washington Street, Jefferson, Georgia 30549, an answer in writing to this Complaint within thirty (30) days of September 21, 1999.
Witness, the Honorable David Motes, Judge, Juvenile Court of Jackson County.
This 21 day of September, 1999.
Reba Parks, Clerk, Superior Court, Jackson County
(SE29,OC6,13,20P4)

Notice
In the Superior Court of Jackson County
State of Georgia
Patricia Garcia, Plaintiff vs. Antonio Garcia, Defendant
Civil Action File No. A99CV0844
To: Antonio Garcia, Defendant
By Order of the Court for service by publication dated September 10, 1999, you are hereby notified that on the 10th of September, 1999, Patricia Garcia filed suit against you for annulment of marriage. You are required to file with the Clerk of the Superior Court, and to serve upon Plaintiff's attorney Paula Free an answer in writing within sixty (60) days of September 10, 1999.
Witness, the Honorable Robert Adamson, Judge of Jackson Superior Court.
This 10 day of September, 1999.
Reba Parks, Clerk, Superior Court of Jackson County
(SE29,OC6,13,20B/1003 1600)

Public Notice
Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held by the City Council of the City of Gainesville, October 5, 1999, at 9:30 a.m., at the Georgia Mountain Center, Room A. Purpose of the hearing is to receive public comment on an application for a permit to develop or change the use of an abandoned cemetery, (P/K/A) Owens Cemetery, on property located off of Allen Creek Road in Gainesville, Georgia, which includes the former homeplace of William B. Owens.
Joyce Shubert, City Clerk
(SE29P1)

Smith Estate
Notice to Debtors
and Creditors
State of Georgia
Jackson County
In Re: Estate of Reba Jackson Smith, Deceased
All creditors of the estate of Reba Jackson Smith, deceased, late of Jackson 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 us.
This 20th day of September, 1999.
Greg N. Smith, Administrator CTA of the Estate of Reba Jackson Smith, deceased
Davidson, Hopkins & Booth
P.O. Box 429
Jefferson, Georgia 30549
(SE29,OC6,13,20B/251 1000)

Smith Estate
Notice to Debtors
and Creditors
State of Georgia
Jackson County
In Re: Estate of Carl Paul Smith, Deceased
All creditors of the estate of Carl Paul Smith, deceased, late of Jackson 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 us.
This 20th day of September, 1999.
Greg N. Smith, Administrator CTA of the Estate of Carl Paul Smith, deceased
Davidson, Hopkins & Booth
P.O. Box 429
Jefferson, Georgia 30549
(SE29,OC6,13,20B/251 1000)




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