In the Superior Court of Appling County

State of Georgia

Ashton L. Roberts

Plaintiff

V.

Carol F. Barney

Defendant

SUC-2022-333

NOTICE OF PUBLICATION

By order of service by publication dated the 27th day of December, you are hereby notified that the 27th, December, 2022 Ashton L. Roberts filed a suit against you for divorce.

You are required to file with the clerk of superior court of Appling County, and answer in writing within sixty (60) days of the date of the order for publication.

Witness the Honorable Marsha Thomas

Clerk of Superior Court Appling County, Georgia

1/4-1-25

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of STANLEY HEARD BROBSTON, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Stanley Heard Brobston, deceased, late of Appling County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.

This 19th day of December, 2022.

Sandra H. Brobston, Executor

Estate of Stanley Heard Brobston

2598 Buck Head Road

Baxley, Georgia 31513

J. Alexander Johnson

JOHNSONFLOYD LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

1/4-1/25

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

RICKY B. THOMAS

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2022-161

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: whom it may concern:

HEATHER LOTT THOMAS

Has petitioned for HEATHER LOTT THOMAS

To be appointed administrator(s) of the estate of RICKY B. THOMAS

Deceased of said county. (The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond, waiver of reports, waiver of statements, and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. (SECTION) 53-12-261.) All interested persons 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 January 25, 2023.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing.

Gretchen Bailey

Judge of the Probate Court

36 S Main Street

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-8114

1/4-1/25

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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

GEORGIA, APPLING COUNTY

IN RE: ESTATE OF PHILLIP BERNARD MOORE

This is to notify all creditors of the Estate of Phillip Bernard Moore deceased, late of Appling County, Georgia, to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to Phillip Bernard Moore, or to the Estate are hereby required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.

This 28th day of December 2022.

Phillip Bernard Moore, Jr.

Administrator of the Estate of Phillip Bernard Moore

601 Railroad Street

Dexter, GA 31019

1/4-1/25

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

PATRICIA ANN BEATY WEBSTER

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2022-132

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: whom it may concern:

MARY JANE SLAGLE

Has petitioned for MARY JANE SLAGLE

To be appointed administrator(s) of the estate of PATRICIA ANN BEATY WEBSTER deceased, of said county. (The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond, waiver of reports, waiver of statements, and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. § 53-12-261.) All interested persons 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 January 27, 2023.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing.

Gretchen Bailey

Judge of the Probate Court

36 S Main Street

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-8114

1/4-1/25

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of DANIEL MATTHEW MORRIS, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Daniel Matthew Morris, deceased, late of Appling County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.

This 29th day of December, 2022.

Cathy Rena Morris, Administrator

Estate of Daniel Matthew Morris

2499 Ben Carter Road

Baxley, GA 31513

J. Alexander Johnson

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

1/4 - 1/25

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

WILLENE FLOYD

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2023-1

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: whom it may concern:

CATHY TEMPLES

Has petitioned for WILLENE FLOYD

To be appointed administrator(s) of the estate of WILLENE FLOYD

Deceased of said county. (The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond, waiver of reports, waiver of statements, and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. (SECTION) 53-12-261.) All interested persons 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 February 3, 2023.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing.

Gretchen Bailey

Judge of the Probate Court

365 Main Street

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-8114

1/11 1/18 1/25 2/1

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF WILLIAM GREELEY CRAPPS,

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2022-66

NOTICE

IN RE: The Petition to Probate Will (and Codicil(s)) in Solemn Form in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed.

TO: Vanetta Mae S. Crapps, Kaysie E. Crapps Igou and William Bradley Crapps

This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the petition to the probate will in solemn form, in this Court on or before January 27, 2023.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing.

Gretchen Bailey

Judge of the Probate Court

36 S Main Street

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-8114

1/4, 1/11, 1/18 & 1/25

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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: PETITION OF

LUCILLE DASHER

TO CHANGE NAME TO

LUCILLE LONG

CAFN: SUC2022000334

NOTICE OF PETITION TO CHANGE NAME

STATE OF GEORGIA

COUNTY OF APPLING

Notice is hereby given that LUCILLE DASHER, the undersigned, filed her Petition in the Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia, on the 28th day of December 2022, praying for a change in the name of Petitioner from LUCILLE DASHER to LUCILLE LONG. 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 29th day of December 2022.

Keith Morris

Attorney for Petitioner

State Bar No. 524375

1/11 1/18 1/25 2/1

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STATE OF GEORGIA

COUNTY OF APPLING

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

Pursuant to the power of sale contained in the Security Deed executed by GARY V LUCIANO AND ELLEN H. LUCIANO to WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. in the original principal amount of $90,000.00 dated July 26, 2004 and recorded in Deed Book 393, Page 398, Appling County records, said Security Deed being last transferred to MORTGAGE ASSETS MANAGEMENT, LLC. in Deed Book 634, Page 145, Appling County records, the undersigned will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, before the Courthouse door in said County, or at such other place as lawfully designated, within the legal hours of sale, on February 07, 2023, the property in said Security Deed and described as follows:

ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING, BEING AND SITUATED IN THE CITY OF BAXLEY, IN LAND LOT NO. 332 OF THE 2ND LAND DISTRICT OF APPLING COUNTY, GEORGIA, CONSISTING OF 0.388 ACRE, MORE OR LESS, AND BEING BOUNDED, NOW OR FORMERLY, AS FOLLOWS: NORTHEAST BY THE SOUTHWESTERN RIGHT-OF-WAY OF BAY STREET; SOUTHEAST BY THE NORTHWESTERN RIGHT-OF-WAY OF MOODY STREET; SOUTHWEST BY LANDS OF ELLEN LUCIANO; AND NORTHWEST BY LANDS OF DUNN MEMORIAL CHURCH.

FOR A MORE PARTICULAR DESCRIPTION REFERENCE IS HEREBY MADE TO A SURVEY AND PLAT THEREOF PREPARED BY DENEAN W. DIXON AND ASSOCIATES, CERTIFIED BY DENEAN W. DIXON, G.R.L.S. NO. 1647, DATED JULY 17, 2004, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 16, PAGE 580, OF THE RECORDS OF THE CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT OF APPLING COUNTY, GEORGIA, AND INCORPORATED HEREIN FOR A MORE FULL AND COMPLETE DESCRIPTION AND ALL OTHER LEGAL PURPOSES.

THIS BEING THE SAME AND IDENTICAL PROPERTY CONVEYED FROM JAMES HUEY HALLIGAN, ET. AL. TO GARY V. LUCIANO, ET. AL. BY DEED DATED SEPTEMBER 8, 1997, RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 306, PAGE 114 OF THE RECORDS OF THE CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT OF APPLING COUNTY, GEORGIA.

Said property being known as: 273 BAY STREET BAXLEY, GA 31513

To the best of the undersigned’s knowledge, the party or parties in possession of said property is/are GARY V LUCIANO AND ELLEN H. LUCIANO or tenant(s).

The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due and payable because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as provided for in the Note and said Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of sale, including attorney’s fees (notice of intent to collect attorney’s fees having been given).

Said property will be sold subject to the following: (1) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not yet due and payable); (2) the right of redemption of any taxing authority; (3) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property; and (4) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.

Said sale will be conducted subject to the following: (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 name, address, and telephone number of the individual or entity who has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage is as follows:

PHH Mortgage Corporation

PO BOX 24605

West Palm Beach, FL 33416-4605

866-503-5559

Note that pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 44-14-162.2, the above individual or entity is not required by law to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of the mortgage.

THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED MAY BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

MORTGAGE ASSETS MANAGEMENT, LLC,

as Attorney-in-Fact for

GARY V LUCIANO AND ELLEN H. LUCIANO

Robertson, Anschutz, Schneid, Crane & Partners, PLLC

10700 Abbott’s Bridge Road

Suite 170

Duluth, GA 30097

Phone: 470.321.7112

Firm File No. 22-079749 – LiV

01/11, 01/18, 01/25, 02/01

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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

State of Georgia

County of Appling

In Re: Eldon Sloan

Estate No. 2022-127

All creditors of the Estate of Eldon Sloan, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demand to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to us.

This 3rd day of January, 2023.

Frank Allen Stephens, Administrator

of the Estate of Eldon Sloan

Tracy Alan Brown

Attorney at Law

148 N. Wayne Street

Jesup, GA 31546

(912) 427-2504

Run dates: 1/11, 1/18, 1/25 & 2/1

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STATE OF GEORGIA

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY

IN RE: ESTATE OF LISA MARIE SILVERMAN

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the Estate of Lisa Marie Silverman, late of Appling County, Georgia, deceased, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law; and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to said estate.

This 12th day of January 2023.

Lori Ann Doucette

Executrix, Estate of Lisa Marie Silverman

1768 SW 7th Dr

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

1/18, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8

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Notice of Sale Under Power

State of Georgia, County of Appling 

Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Rebecca Taylor to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Guaranteed Rate, Inc. (the Secured Creditor), dated November 10, 2020, and Recorded on November 12, 2020 as Book No. 579 and Page No. 505, Appling County, Georgia records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of $147,283.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, as last assigned to Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC by assignment that is or to be recorded in the Appling County, Georgia Records, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the Appling County Courthouse within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in March, 2023, the following described property:  

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot No. 618 of the Second Land District of Appling County, Georgia, consisting of 4.07 acres, more or less, and being more particularly shown and described by that certain survey and plat thereof entitled “Survey For Ronald L. & Sandra U. Staten” prepared by Merlin J. Tomberlin, G.R.L.S. No. 2477, dated September 25, 1989, and recorded in Plat Book 12, Page 89, of the records of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia. Said plat is incorporated herein for a more full and complete description of the above described property and all other legal purposes. Said property is bounded, now or formerly, as follows: North by lands of Flo Thompson; East by the western right of way of River Ridge Road; South and Southwest by the Northeastern right of way of Deens Landing Road; and West by lands of Altamaha Development Co.

The above described property is the same and identical property that was conveyed from Ronald L. Staten and Sandra U. Staten to Bartholomew J. Durso and Margaret R. Durso by deed dated August 9, 2011, and recorded in Deed Book 479, Page 761 of the records of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia.

Tax ID: 0029A092 

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.  Because the debt remains 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). Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC holds the duly endorsed Note and is the current assignee of the Security Deed to the property. Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC is the entity with the full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the loan.  

Pursuant to O.C.G.A. §44-14-162.2, Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC may be contacted at: 1-800-790-9502 or by writing to 1600 South Douglass Road, Suite 110 and 200-A, Anaheim, CA 92806-5951.  

Please note that, pursuant to O.C.G.A. §44-14-162.2, the secured creditor is not required to amend or modify the terms of the loan.

To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party/parties in possession of the subject property known as 73 BELLY ACRES ROAD, BAXLEY, GA 31513 is/are: Rebecca Taylor or tenant/tenants. 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 record superior to the Security Deed first set out above, including, but not limited to, assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, easements, restrictions, covenants, etc.    

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. §9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and nonjudicial 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 in the preceding paragraph.

Funds used at sale shall be in certified funds and payable to “Bell Carrington Price & Gregg, LLC”.

Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC as Attorney in Fact for Rebecca Taylor.  

Any information obtained on this matter may be used by the debt collector to collect the debt. Bell Carrington Price & Gregg, LLC, 339 Heyward Street, 2nd Floor, Columbia, SC 29201 (803)-509-5078. File: 22-53127

1/25-3/1

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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

State of Georgia

County of Appling

In Re: Orville Eugene Herndon

Estate No. 2022-97

All creditors of the Estate of Orville Eugene Herndon, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demand to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to us.

This 3rd day of November, 2022.

David Matthew Herndon, Administrator

of the Estate of Orville Eugene Herndon

Tracy Alan Brown

Attorney at Law

148 N. Wayne Street

Jesup, GA 31546

(912) 427-2504

Run dates: 1/25, 2/1, 2/8 & 2/15

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NOTICE

Notice is given that Articles of Organization which will incorporate Wolfpine Farms, LLC, will be delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Code (O.C.G.A SECTION 14-2-201.1).

The registered office will be located at 2779 Bill Morris Rd. Baxley, Georgia 31513, and it’s initial registered agent at such address as Richard W. Craven.

Keith M. Morris

Attorney for Incorporator

581 E. Parker St

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-2636

1/25 2/1

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

LITHONIA HARRIS

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2022-85

NOTICE

IN RE: The Petition to Probate Will and Codicil(s) in Solemn Form in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed.

TO: YOLANDA LATOYA ROLLERSON

This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the petition to probate will in solemn form, in this Court on or before February 20, 2023.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing.

Gretchen Bailey

Judge of the Probate Court

Hannah Dukes

Clerk of the Probate Court

36 S. Main Street

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-8114

1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

IN RE: ESTATE OF

ELMER MENT YOUNGBLOOD

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2023-06

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE

TO: whom it may concern:

NATASHIA NICOLE BYRD has petitioned for NATASHIA NICOLE BYRD

To be appointed administrator(s) of the estate of ELMER MENT YOUNGBLOOD, deceased, of said county. (The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond, waiver of reports, waiver of statements, and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A (SECTION) 53-12-261.) All interested persons 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 February 17, 2023.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing.

Gretchen Bailey

Judge of the Probate Court

Hannah Dukes

Clerk of the Probate Court

36 S. Main Street

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-8114

1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15