IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of GRETCHEN KERSEY, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Gretchen Kersey, 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 12th day of October, 2022.

Willie L. Kersey, Administrator

Estate of Gretchen Kersey

2296 Spring Branch Road

Baxley, Georgia 31513

J. Alexander Johnson

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

10/26-11/16

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of KAREN SUE KERSEY, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Karen Sue Kersey, 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 12th day of October, 2022.

Willie L. Kersey, Administrator

Estate of Karen Sue Kersey

2296 Spring Branch Road

Baxley, Georgia 31513

J. Alexander Johnson

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

10/26, 11/2, 11/9 & 11/16

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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

STATE OF GEORGIA

COUNTY OF APPLING

All creditors of the estate of Delia D. Ogden, deceased late of Appling County, Georgia, 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 the estate.

This 20th day of October 2022.

FREDDIE LEE OGDEN, EXECUTOR

OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF

DELIA D. OGDEN, DECEASED

C/O E. PRESTON JOHNSON, JR., ATTORNEY AT LAW

P.O. BOX 304, BAXLEY, GA 31515

10/26-11/16

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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

STATE OF GEORGIA

COUNTY OF APPLING

All creditors of the estate of Kenneth Lamar Flowers, deceased, late of Appling County, Georgia, 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 the estate.

This 18th day of October 2022.

APRIL BARLOW, EXECUTOR

OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF

KENNETH LAMAR FLOWERS, DECEASED

C/O E. PRESTON JOHNSON, JR., ATTORNEY AT LAW

P.O. BOX 304, BAXLEY, GA 31515

10/26-11/16

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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

State of Georgia

County of Appling

In Re: Lanny Raye Tillman

Estate No. 2022-105

All creditors of the Estate of Lanny Raye Tillman, 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 20th day of October, 2022.

Gary E. Tillman, Administrator

of the Estate of Lanny Raye Tillman

Tracy Alan Brown

Attorney at Law

148 N. Wayne Street

Jesup, GA 31546

(912) 427-2504

10/26, 11/2, 11/9 & 11/16

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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

State of Georgia

County of Appling

In Re: Lawanda Carter Reynolds

Estate No. 2022-106

All creditors of the Estate of Lawanda Carter Reynolds, 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 20th day of October, 2022.

George William Reynolds, Administrator

of the Estate of Lawanda Carter Reynolds

Tracy Alan Brown

Attorney at Law

148 N. Wayne Street

Jesup, GA 31546

(912) 427-2504

10/26, 11/2, 11/9 & 11/16

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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 ADMINSTRATION

NOTICE

TO:

Whom it may concern:

Margaret Beaty

Has petitioned for Margaret Beaty

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 November 18, 2022.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of anu 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 St

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-8114

10/26-11/16

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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed from Jeffrey McLellan to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Taylor, Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp., its successors and assigns, dated August 19, 2008, and recorded on August 19, 2008, in Book 449, Page 285, of the Appling County, Georgia Records; as last assigned to Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC (Secured Creditor); conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $60,997.00 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 Appling County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first TUESDAY in January, 2023, the following described property:

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the Second Land District of Appling County, Georgia, consisting of 0.90 acre, more or less, of original Land Lot No. 332 being in the City of Baxley and bound as follows: North by lands of Selma Hix; East by lands of Gladys Carter; South by Bay Street; and West by Lewis Lane. Said tract of land being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the intersection of the North right-of-way of Bay Street with the East right-of-way of Lewis Lane and run North 22 degrees 44 minutes 30 seconds East a distance of 210.03 feet; thence turn and run South 65 degrees 26 minutes 31 seconds East a distance of 193.47 feet; thence turn and run South 25 degrees 43 minutes 30 seconds West a distance of 206.78 feet; thence turn and run North 66 degrees 30 minutes 00 seconds West a distance of 182.63 feet to the Point of Beginning.

Said tract of land being more accurately described according to a survey and plat thereof by Merlin J. Tomberlin, Surveyor, dated August 22, 1983, and a copy of same being of record at Plat Book 11, Page 144, Appling County, Georgia Records, and is incorporated herein by reference for a descriptive and all other legal purposes.

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

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 or easements, liens, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and any security deeds, mortgages or deeds of trust or any 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. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and non-judicial sales in the State of Georgia, the Deed Under Power and other foreclosure documents may not be provided until final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan as provided immediately above.

The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC, 1600 South Douglass Road, Suite 200-A, Anaheim, CA 92806, 1-800 561-4567. Please understand that the secured creditor is not required to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument.

To the best of the undersigned’s knowledge and belief, said property is also known as 390 Bay Street, Baxley, GA 31513, and the party in possession of the property is/are Jeffrey McLellan or a tenant or tenants of said property.

Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC

As Attorney-in-Fact for

Jeffrey McLellan

SOLOMON | BAGGETT, LLC

3763 Rogers Bridge Road

Duluth, GA 30097

(678) 243-2515

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

Publish: 10/26/2022, 11/2/2022, 11/9/2022, 11/16/2022, 11/23/2022, 11/30/2022, 12/7/2022, 12/14/2022, 12/21/2022, 12/28/2022

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STATE OF GEORGIA

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY

IN RE: ESTATE OF LATRELLE DUBBERLY

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the Estate of LaTrelle Dubberly, 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 27th day of October, 2022.

Charles Dubberly

Executor, Estate of LaTrelle Dubberly

3519 Fort McAllister Rd

Richmond Hill, Ga 31324

11/2/2022, 11/9/2022, 11/16/2022, 11/23/2022

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STATE OF GEORGIA

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY

IN RE: ESTATE OF JOSEPH TERRY SWAIN

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the Estate of Joseph Terry Swain, 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 24th day of October 2022.

Karen Y. Swain

Executrix, Estate of Joseph Terry Swain

3016 Poor Robin Rd

Baxley, Ga 31513

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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER, APPLING COUNTY

Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Bobby L Isom to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as grantee, as nominee for USAA Federal Savings Bank, its successors and assigns. dated 6/24/2003 and recorded in Deed Book 376 Page 252 Appling County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by NewRez LLC d/b/a Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $85,600.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Appling County, Georgia (or such other area as designated by Order of the Superior Court of said county), within the legal hours of sale on December 6, 2022 (being the first Tuesday of said month unless said date falls on a Federal Holiday, in which case being the first Wednesday of said month), the following described property:

ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING, BEING AND SITUATED IN LAND LOT NO. 245 OF THE SECOND LAND DISTRICT OF APPLING COUNTY, GEORGIA, CONSISTING OF 1.06 ACRES, MORE OR LESS, AND BEING DESIGNATED AS TRACTS A AND B ON A SURVEY AND PLAT THEREOF PREPARED BY MERLIN J. TOMBERLIN & ASSOCIATES, CERTIFIED BY MERLIN J. TOMBERLIN, G.R.L.S. NO. 2477, DATED SEPTEMBER 28, 1994, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 280, PAGE 127, 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.

SAID PROPERTY BEING BOUNDED, NOW OR FORMERLY, AS FOLLOWS: NORTHEAST BY LANDS OF JACK LYNN; SOUTHEAST BY THE NORTHWESTERN RIGHT-OF-WAY OF THE SATILLA CHURCH HIGHWAY; SOUTHWEST BY THE LANDS OF CALVIN EDMUND; AND NORTHWEST BY A CITY CANAL. THIS BEING THE SAME AND IDENTICAL PROPERTY CONVEYED FROM JOEL GREG HERRIN TO RICHARD C. HOUSTON, JR. AND CHRISTY A. HOUSTON BY DEED DATED APRIL 1, 1999, RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 324, PAGE 42, OF THE RECORDS OF THE CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT OF APPLING COUNTY, GEORGIA. SAID PROPERTY IS CONVEYED SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS FOR PINE FOREST SUBDIVISION RECORDED AT DEED BOOK 81, PAGE 322, AND DEED BOOK 86, PAGE 217, OF THE RECORDS OF THE CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT OF APPLING COUNTY, GEORGIA.

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

Said property is commonly known as 194 Satilla Church Road, Baxley, GA 31513-0000 together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are): Estate/Heirs of Bettye Jean Lofton or tenant or tenants.

Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.

Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing PO Box 10826 Greenville, SC 29603-0826 1-800-365-7107

Note, however, that such entity or individual is not required by law to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the loan.

Said property will be sold subject to: (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) unpaid water or sewage bills that constitute a lien against the property whether due and payable or not yet due and payable and which may not be of record, (c) the right of redemption of any taxing authority, (d) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (e) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.

The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code; and (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and non-judicial sales in the State of Georgia, the Deed Under Power and other foreclosure documents may not be provided until final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan as provided immediately above.

NewRez LLC d/b/a Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing as agent and Attorney in Fact for Bobby L Isom

Aldridge Pite, LLP, 15 Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7637.

1263-2673A

THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 1263-2673A

11/2/2022, 11/9/2022, 11/16/2022, 11/23/2022

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of DAVID RUSSELL HALLMAN, deceased

All creditors of the estate of David Russell Hallman, 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 3rd day of November, 2022.

Jeannie H. Whitfield, Administrator

Estate of David Russell Hallman

P.O. Box 1239

Hazlehurst, GA 31539

J. Alexander Johnson

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

11/9, 11/16, 11/23 & 11/30

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APPLING COUNTY

IN RE: ESTATE OF ELIAS HOBSON CRAVEN, JR.

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the Estate of Elias Hobson Craven, Jr., 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 3rd day of November 2022.

Jeffery H. Craven and Richard W. Craven

Co-Executors, Estate of Elias Hobson Craven, Jr.

831 Forrester Cemetery Rd

Covington, GA 30014

11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 12/1

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

GLENDA SELLERS CHRISTIAN

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2022-115

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: whom it may concern:

BOBBY Q. CHRISTIAN, JR.

Has petitioned for BOBBY Q. CHRISTIAN, JR.

To be appointed administrator(s) of the estate of Glenda Sellers Christian, 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 December 2, 2022.

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 St.

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-8114

11/9, 11/16, 11/23 & 11/30

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CITY OF BAXLEY REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

ADMINISTRATIVE & RELATED GRANT SERVICES

Statements of qualifications and proposals are being requested from consultants with a strong record in successfully assisting local governments with grant writing for and implementation of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) programs. Responding firms should be qualified to provide grant administration and related services including, but not limited to: Preparation of the grant application; Preparation of the Environmental Review Record; Preparation of draw/disbursement requests; Assistance with financial administration of grant funds and record keeping; Assistance with holding public hearings; Assistance with any required acquisition following the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Act (URA); Assisting the engineer/architect with preparation of bid documents, advertising and conducting the bid opening; Assisting the city with Davis-Bacon and related labor requirements including weekly payroll review and employee interviews; Assisting the city with meeting Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) requirements; and Preparation of close-out documents.

The CITY OF BAXLEY plans is to contract with a reputable consulting firm for grant writing, and, if funded, for administration services, for a FY2023 CDBG project. The purpose of the project is anticipated to provide housing, sewer, water, street paving and/or drainage improvements.

Information which should be submitted for our evaluation is as follows:

History of firm and resources

CDBG/EIP experience, including other DCA grant programs

Capacity to complete scope of work

Current workload

Scope and level of service proposed

Experience with similar projects and list of references

Fees associated with grant writing, and grant administration, if the project is funded.

Completed Statement of Qualifications Form

Applicable Section 3 Certification forms, if claiming Section 3 Status

All contracts are subject to Federal and State contact provisions prescribed by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs. This project is covered under the requirements of Section 3 of the HUD Act of 1968, as amended and Section 3 Business Concerns are encouraged to apply.

CITY OF BAXLEY also abides by the following laws as they pertain to HUD Assisted Projects: Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Section 109 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, Title 1; Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 (Fair Housing Act); Section 104(b)(2) of the Hosing and Community Development Act of 1974; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended; Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA); and the Architectural Barriers Act of 1968.

Proposals should be received no later than 4:00 PM on DECEMBER 12, 2022. Proposals may be mailed, or hand delivered. Hand delivered proposals must be submitted in a sealed envelope. Proposals received after the above date and time will not be considered. CITY OF BAXLEY reserves the right to accept of reject any and all proposals and to waive informalities in the proposal process. Questions and/or requests for Section 3 Certification package and qualification statement forms should be submitted to the name and address listed below.

Completed proposals should be submitted to the name and address below:

Ms. Keri Orvin, City Manager

912-367-8300

City of Baxley

Post Office Box 290

Baxley, Ga 31515

11/9 & 11/16

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NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that Bay Street Storage will hold a public auction pursuant to the Georgia Self Storage Facility Act, Georgia code Section 10-4-210 to 10-4-21 on Saturday, November 19@ 10:00am at the Bay Street Storage facility located at 419 Bay Street, Baxley, Ga.

Unit #47 contents belonging to Margie King. MISC ITEMS.

Unit # 69 & 85  contents belonging to Estine Castillo. MIS ITEMS.

Unit #105  contents belonging to Brenda Guerra  . MISC ITEMS

Unit # 118 contents belonging to Angela Pope . MISC ITEMS

Unit # 125 contents belonging to Jade Carter.  MISC ITEMS. 

Unit # 133 contents belonging to Susan Harris. MISC ITEMS.

11/9 & 11/16

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of TOMMY LEWIS TYRE SR., deceased

All creditors of the estate of Tommy Lewis Tyre Sr., 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 1st day of November, 2022.

Velma S. Tyre, Executor

Estate of Tommy Lewis Tyre Sr.

1280 Tommy Tyre Road

Surrency, GA 31563

J. Alexander Johnson

JOHNSONFLOYD LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

11/9, 11/16, 11/23 & 11/30

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

LESTER THOMAS

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2016-49

NOTICE

The petition of personal representative for leave to sell property in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed,

TO: whom it may concern

This is to notify you to file an objection, if there is any, to the above referenced petition, in this Court on or before December 2, 2022.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds for any such objections. All objections must 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

11/9, 11/16, 11/23 , 11/30

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CITY OF BAXLEY

REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS

ENGINEERING GRANT

SERVICES

Statements of qualifications and proposals are being requested from engineering firms with a strong record in successfully assisting local governments with the implementation of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) programs. Responding firms should be technically qualified and licensed in the State of Georgia to provide these services.

Plans are to contact for engineering preliminary design services required for a potential FY2023 CDBG project and, if funded, for engineering services for the implementation of the project. The purpose of the project is to perform street, drainage, water, and/or sewer improvements.

Statement of Qualification Information which should be submitted for our evaluation is as follows:

History of firm and resources

CDBG/EIP/RDF experiences, including other DCA grant programs

Key personnel/ qualifications

Current workload

Scope and level of service proposed

Experience with similar projects and list of references

Fees and/or Percentages (if any) associated with the Preliminary Engineering Report (PER) for the application, and Design and Construction Management Services, if the project is funded. The draft PER would be needed no later than April 15, 2023, in order to comply with Tribal Consultation requirements

Errors and Omissions Insurance

Section 3 Certification Form (Submit with your Proposal if you are claiming Section 3 Status.)

All contracts are subject to Federal and State contact provisions prescribed by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs. This project is covered under the requirements of Section 3 of the HUD Act of 1968, as amended and Section 3 Business Concerns are encouraged to apply.

CITY OF BAXLEY also abides by the following laws as they pertain to HUD Assisted Projects: Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Section 109 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, Title 1; Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 (Fair Housing Act); Section 104(b)(2) of the Hosing and Community Development Act of 1974; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended; Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA); and the Architectural Barriers Act of 1968.

Proposals should be received no later than 4:00 PM on DECEMNER 12, 2022. Proposals may be mailed, or hand delivered. Hand delivered proposals must be submitted in a sealed envelope. Proposals received after the above date and time will not be considered. CITY OF BAXLEY reserves the right to accept of reject any and all proposals and to waive informalities in the proposal process. Questions and/or requests for Section 3 Certification package and qualification statement forms should be submitted to the name and address listed below.

Completed proposals should be submitted to the name and address below:

Ms. Keri Orvin, City Manager

912-367-8300

City of Baxley

Post Office Box 290

Baxley, Ga 31515

11/9 & 11/16

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of LESTER GILBERT WELDON, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Lester Gilbert Weldon, 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 2nd day of November, 2022.

Geraldine O. Weldon, Administrator

Estate of Lester Gilbert Weldon

91 Varnadore Lane

Baxley, GA 31513

J. Alexander Johnson

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

11/16 11/23 11/30 12/7

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

KAYLEE BRIANNA GUTHRIE

MINOR

ESTATE OF 2022-144

NOTICE

Date of second publication, November 23, 2022

To whom it may concern:

You are hereby notified that Maranda Jan Teston

Has filed a Petition seeking to be appointed temporary guardian(s) of the above-named minor. All objections to the Petition to the appointment of a temporary guardian or the appointment of a Petitioner(s) as temporary guardian(s), must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and be filed with this court no later than fourteen (14) days after this notice is mails, of ten (10) days after this notice is personally served upon you, or ten (10) days after the second publication of this notice if you are served by publication. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or Georgia 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.

NOTE: If a natural guardian files in a timely objection to the creation of the temporary guardianship, the Petition will be dismissed. If a natural guardian files an objection to the appointment of the Petitioner(s) as guardian(s), or if a parent who is not a natural guardian files an objection to the Petition, a hearing on the matter shall be scheduled at a later date. If no objection is filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.

Gretchen Bailey

Judge of the Probate Court

Hannah Dukes

Clerk of the Probate Court

36 South Main Street

Baxley, Ga 31513

912-367-8114

11/16 11/23

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

SCARLETT CAMELIA MARTINEZ

MINOR

ESTATE NO. 2022-145

NOTICE

Date of second publication - November 23, 2022

To: Misael Jose

You are hereby notified that Michaela Chelsea Brooke Cleveland

has filed a Petition seeking to be appointed temporary guardian(s) of the above-named Minor. All objections to the petition to the appointment of a temporary guardian or the appointment of the Petitioner(s) as temporary guardian(s), must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and be filed with this Court no later than fourteen (14) days after this notice is mailed, or ten (10) days after this notice is personally served upon you, or ten (10) days after the second publication of this notice if you are served by publication. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or Georgia 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.

NOTICE : If a natural guardian files a timely objection to the creation of the temporary guardianship, the Petition will be dismissed. If a natural guardian files an objection to the appointment of the Petitioner(s) as guardian(s), or if a parent who is not a natural guardian files an objection to the Petition, a hearing on the matter shall be scheduled at a later date. If no objection is 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

11/16 & 11/23

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

PHILLIP BERNARD MOORE

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2022-143

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: whom it may concern:

PHILLIP MOORE, JR.

has petitioned for PHILLIP BERNARD MOORE

to be appointed administrator(s) of the estate of PHILLIP BERNARD MOORE 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 December 9, 2022.

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

11/16, 11/23, 11/30 & 12/7

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ABANDONED MOTOR VEHICLE ADVERTISEMENT NOTICE

(REPAIR FACILITY)

Vehicle Make: Ford

Year: 1998

Model: Mustang GT CN

Vehicle ID# 1FAFP45X6WF154954

Vehicle License #RFQ4559

State: Georgia

Person who left vehicle at facility: Jason Anthony Nails

You are hereby notified, in accordance with OCGA 40-11-19 (B)(2), that the above referenced vehicle is subject to a lien and a petition may be filed in court to foreclose a lien for all amounts owed. If the lien is foreclosed, a court shall order the sale of the vehicle to satisfy the debt.

The vehicle is currently located at 208 Pine Street, Vidalia, Georgia 30474

Anyone with an ownership interest in this vehicle should contact the following business immediately

Business Name: Horton’s Service Center

Address: 208 Pine Street Vidalia, Georgia 30474

Telephone #: 912-537-3277