NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

STATE OF GEORGIA,

COUNTY OF APPLING.

All creditors of the estate of CURTIS M. SMITH, JR., deceased, late of Appling County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all person indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the estate.

This 19th day of August, 2020.

DINAH SHORE SMITH, EXECUTRIX OF THE LAST WILL AND

TESTAMENT OF CURTIS M. SMITH JR., DECEASED

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

P.O. BOX 304, BAXLEY, GA 31515

8/26, 9/2, 9/9 & 9/16

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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

STATE OF GEORGIA,

COUNTY OF APPLING.

All creditors of the estate of FANNIE RUTH WATERS, deceased, late of Appling County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all person indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the estate.

This 21st day of August, 2020.

DONNA RUTH TROWELL, EXECUTRIX

OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT

OF FANNIE RUTH WATERS,

DECEASED

C/O E. PRESTON JOHNSON, JR.,

ATTORNEY AT LAW

P.O. BOX 304, BAXLEY, GA 31515

8/26, 9/2, 9/9 & 9/16

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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, Sept 26th @ 10:00am at the Bay Street Storage facility located at 419 Bay Street, Baxley, 

Unit # 84 contents belonging to Mary Johnson. MISC ITEMS

Unit # 95 &135 contents belonging to Nicole King. MISC ITEMS

Unit # 105 & 111 contents belonging to Stephen Smith. MISC ITEMS

Unit # 110 contents belonging to Devan Lee. MISC ITEMS

Unit # 136 contents belonging to Octavia King. MISC ITEMS

Auction will be held on Sept. 26th, 2020 @10:00 am.

9/2, 9/9 & 9/16

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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

COUNTY OF APPLING

STATE OF GEORGIA

By virtue of the Power of Sale contained in the Deed to Secure Debt from MICHAEL CASEY TOMBERLIN to FNB South, dated June 17, 2011 recorded in Deed Book 478, Pages 515-521, Clerk(s Office, Appling County, Georgia, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door at Appling County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in October, 2020, the following described property:

TRACT ONE: All that tract or parcel of land, situate, lying and being in the 2nd Land District of Appling County, Georgia, consisting of 5.179 acres, more or less, of Land Lot No. 420. Said tract of land being more particularly described according to the courses, metes and bounds of that certain survey and plat thereof by Merlin J. Tomberlin and Associates, G.R.L.S. No. 2477, dated March 3, 2006, recorded in Plat Book 19, Page 450, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia. Said plat by reference thereto is made a part hereof for all purposes. This property being a portion of the same property described in that certain Warranty Deed from Lori Lynne Lee f/k/a Lori Weisberg to Clifton Courson recorded in Deed Book 341, Page 271, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia.

TRACT TWO: All that tract or parcel of land, situate, lying and being in the 2nd Land District of Appling County, Georgia, consisting of 5.0 acres, more or less, of Land Lot No. 420. Said tract of land being more particularly described according to the courses, metes, and bounds of that certain survey and plat thereof by Merlin J. Tomberlin and Associates, G.R.L.S. No. 2477, dated July 28, 2001, recorded in Plat Book 16, Page 8, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court, Appling County, Georgia. Said plat by reference thereto is made a part hereof for all purposes. This is a portion of the same property described in that certain Warranty Deed from Lori Lynne Lee f/k/a Lori Weisberg to Clifton Courson recorded in Deed Book 341, Page 271, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court, Appling County, Georgia.

TOGETHER WITH and made a part thereof One 2000 Fleetwood Mobile Home, Vin Number GAFLX07A45609WZ12.

Property address: 280 Acorn LN, Baxley, GA

Map and Parcel # 0030-090J

Said Deed to Secure Debt having been given to secure a note dated June 17, 2011 in the original principal amount of $35,353.00 and a note date July 20, 2015 in the amount $53,887.09 with interest from date at the rate as specified therein

The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of among other possible events of default, failure to pay in accordance with the terms of said notes. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of the sale, including attorney(s fees.

To the best of the undersigned(s knowledge, the party in possession of the subject property is: Michael Casey Tomberlin

The above described property will be sold subject to unpaid state, county and city taxes to the highest bidder for cash and the proceeds will be applied to said indebtedness and the lawful expenses of said sale as provided in said security deed and a conveyance will be made to the purchaser at the sale as authorized by said security deed.

Debtor should contact FNB South, P.O. Box 2028, Alma Georgia 31510, phone number 912-632-7262, as to any negotiations, amendments or modification of the above stated Note.

This the 24th day of June, 2020.

FNB South as

Attorney-in-Fact for Michael C Tomberlin

P.O. Box 2028

Alma, GA 31510

912-367-0200

Jerome Adams

Attorney at Law

P. O. Box 1005

Douglas, GA 3l534

(912)384-7109

9/2, 9/9, 9/16 & 9/23

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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

COUNTY OF APPLING

STATE OF GEORGIA

By virtue of the Power of Sale contained in the Deed to Secure Debt from THOMAS JOHNSON, JR. and VICKIE NICOLE SHELLMAN to FNB South, dated August 11, 2006 recorded in Deed Book 420, Pages 87-93, Clerk(s Office, Appling County, Georgia, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door at Appling County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in October, 2020, the following described property:

TRACT ONE: All that tract or parcel of land lying, being and situated in Land Lot No. 341 of the Second Land District of Appling County, Georgia, being designated as Lot No 1, Block “A”, on that certain survey and plat thereof, prepared by Merlin J. Tomberlin, G.R.L.S. No. 2477, dated November 27, 1990, recorded in Plat Book 14, Page 60, of the records of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia, said plat by this reference hereto being incorporated herein and made a part hereof for all necessary purposes.

This being a portion of the property conveyed from Lennox M. Morris to Thomas Johnson, Jr. et. al. by deed dated October 12, 2004, recorded in Deed Book 396, Page 192 of the records of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia.

Map and Parcel # C004-025

TRACT TWO: All that tract or parcel of land lying, being and situate in Land Lot No. 341 of the Second Land District of Appling County, Georgia, being designated as Lot No 2 of Block “A”, on that certain survey and plat thereof, prepared by Merlin J. Tomberlin, G.R.L.S. No. 2477, dated November 27, 1990, recorded in Plat Book 14, Page 60, of the records of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia, said plat by this reference hereto being incorporated herein and made a part hereof for all necessary purposes.

This being a portion of the property conveyed from Lennox M. Morris to Thomas Johnson, Jr. et. al. by deed dated October 12, 2004, recorded in Deed Book 396, Page 192 of the records of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia.

Map and Parcel # C004-025

TRACT THREE: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot No 218 of the 3rd Land District of Appling County, Georgia, consisting of 5.878 acres, more or less, and being bounded, now or formerly, as follows: Northeast by the Southwestern right of way of Oak Street; Southeast by Northwestern right of way of Main Street; South by the Northern right of way of Norwood Street; and Northwest by lands of Michael Whitmore and Angela Whitmore and lands of G. Anthony Tillman

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 April 2, 2003, recorded in Plat Book 18, Page 118, 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 Carlos Lindsey Flowers, Jr. et.al. to Carlos Lindsay Flowers, Jr. by deed dated April 8, 2003, recorded in Deed Book 409, Page 12 of the records of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia.

Map and Parcel# C0097-B043

TRACT FOUR: All that tract or parcel of land lying, being and situated in Land Lot No. 341 of the Second Land District of Appling County, Georgia, being designated as Lot 4 of Block “A” on that certain survey and plat thereof entitled “Survey for Mickey Morris,” prepared by Merlin J. Tomberlin, G.R.LS. No. 2477, dated November 27, 1990, recorded in Plat Book 14, Page 60, of the records of the Clerk of Superior County of Appling County, Georgia, said plat by this reference hereto being incorporated herein and made a part hereof for all necessary purposes.

This being a portion of the property conveyed from Lennox M. Morris to Thomas Johnson, Jr. et. al. by deed October 12, 2004, recorded in Deed Book 396, Page 192 of the records of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia.

Map & Parcel # C004-021

Said Deed to Secure Debt having been given to secure a note dated August 11, 2006 in the original principal amount of $24,637.00 and a note date December 20, 2016 in the amount $59,162.38 with interest from date at the rate as specified therein

The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of among other possible events of default, failure to pay in accordance with the terms of said notes. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of the sale, including attorney(s fees.

To the best of the undersigned(s knowledge, the party in possession of the subject properties is: Thomas Johnson, Jr. and Vickie Nicole Shellman

The above described property will be sold subject to unpaid state, county and city taxes to the highest bidder for cash and the proceeds will be applied to said indebtedness and the lawful expenses of said sale as provided in said security deed and a conveyance will be made to the purchaser at the sale as authorized by said security deed.

Debtor should contact FNB South, P.O. Box 2028, Alma Georgia 31510, phone number 912-632-7262, as to any negotiations, amendments or modification of the above stated Note.

This the 31st day of July, 2020.

FNB South as

Attorney-in-Fact for

P.O. Box 2028

Alma, GA 31510

912-367-0200

Jerome Adams

Attorney at Law

P. O. Box 1005

Douglas, GA 3l534

(912)384-7109

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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF APPLING COUNTY,

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: PETITION OF

LORI ANNE GARBUTT

TO CHANGE NAME TO

LORIANNE GARBUTT

CAFN: SUC2020000185

NOTICE OF PETITION TO CHANGE NAME

STATE OF GEORGIA

COUNTY OF APPLING

Notice is hereby given that LORI ANNE GARBUTT, the undersigned, filed her Petition in the Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia, on the 28th day of August, 2020, praying for a change in the name of Petitioner from LORI ANNE GARBUTT to LORIANNE GARBUTT. Notice is hereby given pursuant to law to any interested or affected party to appear in said Court and to file objections to such name change. Objections must be filed with said Court within 30 days of the filing of said Petition.

This 28th day of August, 2020.

Lori Anne Garbutt, Petitioner

Keith M. Morris

Attorney for Petitioner

581 E. Parker St.

Baxley, Ga. 31513

(912) 367-2636

9/2, 9/9, 9/16 & 9/23

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IN PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

STEVEN DEVON SIMMONS 

DECEASED      

ESTATE NO. 2020-89

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO:  and to whom it may concern:

Keely Thornton has petitioned for Keely Thornton to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of Steven Devon Simmons deceased, of said county, (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A.  § 53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said Petition should not be granted. All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of an such objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before Oct. 5, 2020.

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.

Diane Hallman

Probate Judge of the Probate Court

36 S Main Street

Baxley, GA  31513

912-367-8114

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

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

VIRGIL LEE CARTER

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2020-90

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO AND TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

SHEILA ELAINE KENNEDY has petitioned for (SHEILA ELAINE KENNEDY) to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of VIRGIL LEE CARTER, deceased, of said County. (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. § 53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said Petition should not be granted. All objections to the Petition must be in writing setting forth the grounds of any such objection, and must be filed with the Court on or before Oct. 2, 2020.

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 filling 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.

Diane Hallman

Judge of the Probate Court

36 South Main Street

Baxley, GA  31513

912-367-8114

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

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY, GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF B.C. CRANFORD, JR., DECEASED

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the Estate of B.C. CRANFORD, JR., deceased, late of Appling County, Georgia, are hereby required 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.

B. Glynn Cranford,

Executor of the Estate

of B.C. Cranford, Jr.

375 Searcy Dr.

Juliette, Georgia 31046

KRIS KNOX, P.C.

Attorney for the Estate of B.C. Cranford, Jr.

37 Tippins Street, Suite B

Baxley, Georgia 31513

9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

EDITH VIRGINIA LIGHTSEY

DECEASED,      

ESTATE NO. 2020-94

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO:  and to whom it may concern:

Richard Jason Lightsey has petitioned for Richard Jason Lightsey to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of Edith Virginia Lightsey deceased, of said county, (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A.  § 53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said Petition should not be granted. All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of an such objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before Oct. 9, 2020.

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.

Diane Hallman

Judge of the Probate Court

36 S Main Street

Baxley, GA  31513

912-367-8114

9/16, 9/23, 9/30 & 10/7

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

JIMMY DONALD WOODS,

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2020-93

NOTICE

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

TO: Troy Wesley Woods; Lisa Woods Johnson; James C. Woods; Glenn Anthony Woods

This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to Petition to Probate Will in Solemn Form, in this Court on or before October 12, 2020.

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 filling 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.

Diane Hallman

Judge of the Probate Court

36 South Main Street

Baxley, GA  31513

912-367-8114

9/16, 9/23, 9/30 & 10/7

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: LINDA FAYE AYCOCK being the same person

as LINDA FAYE TOWNSEND, deceased

Estate No. 2020-66

All creditors of the estate of Linda Faye Aycock, 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 26th day of June, 2020.

Christopher A. Aycock and

Corey D. Aycock, Co-Executors

Estate of Linda Faye Aycock

4681 Piney Bluff Road

Baxley, Georgia 31513

Graham F. Floyd

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

SEPTEMBER 16, 23, 30; & OCTOBER 7.

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NOTICE OF ABANDONMENT OF PROPERTY

TO: Richard Oliver Rogers, 301 Fair Street, Baxley, GA 31513

RE: 3 - magazines (Child Life); 3 - magazines (Delineator); 6 - magazines (The Ladies’ World); 3 - magazines (The Designer); 6 - magazines (The Ladies’ Home Journal); 2 - magazines (American); 2 - magazines (Holland’s); 1 - magazine (McCalls)

The above-described property has been abandoned and the Jekyll Island-State Park Authority will become the owner of the property if no person can prove ownership of the property. A person claiming ownership of the property shall notify Andrea Marroquin at 100 James Road, Jekyll Island, Georgia 31527 in writing by November 21st, 2020.

9/16 & 9/23