IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of LARRY E. TILLMAN, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Larry E. Tillman, 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 October, 2020.

Judith L. Tillman, Executor

Estate of Larry E. Tillman

1989 Blackshear Highway

Baxley, Georgia 31513

J. Alexander Johnson

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

11/18, 11/25, 12/2 & 12/9

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STATE OF GEORGIA

COUNTY OF APPLING

LOGIC AND ACCURACY TESTING PUBLIC NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that the logic and accuracy testing and preparation of voting equipment to be used in the December 1, 2020, General Election Runoff will begin at 9: 00 AM on November 18, 2020 . Testing will continue from day to day until complete and members of the public are entitled to be present during testing. Said testing and preparation will be conducted at The Appling County Elections and Registration Office 83 S Oak St Baxley, GA 31513.

Shonda Carter

Election Supervisor

Appling County

November 18, 2020

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held on January 5, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. for comment on the Baxley Housing Authority’s FY2021 – FY2025 Capital Fund Five-Year Action Plan as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The FY2021 – FY2025 Capital Fund Five-Year Action Plan will be available for review over the next 45 days at the Authority’s central office located at:

94 Highland Drive,

Baxley, GA 31513-0339

The Public Hearing will also be held at this location. Any person wishing to comment on the above document may file his/her comments in writing with the Executive Director of the Housing Authority at the above address by 5:00 p.m. on January 4, 2021, or may attend the Public Hearing. All comments will be considered in preparing the final documents before submittal to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

11/18 & 12/2

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NOTICE OF RIGHT OF REDEMPTION

RE: Lois Middleton, Lois Middleton Estate, and all heirs known and unknown of Lois Middleton

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the Second Land District of Appling County, Georgia, consisting of 29.91 acres, more or less, of Land Lot No. 337 and being bound now or formerly as follows: North by lands of Henry Grady Miles, et al; East by lands of Henry Grady Miles, et al; South by the original land lot line; and West by what is shown as Tract 4 on the hereinafter described plat. Said tract of land designated as Tract 3 and being more particularly described according to a survey and plat thereof by Merlin J. Tomberlin, Surveyor, dated February 5, 1990, recorded at Deed Book 250, Page 281, which is incorporated herein and made a part hereof for descriptive and all other legal purposes.

Appling County Tax Parcel ID No. Map 48 Parcel 42B

TAKE NOTICE THAT:

The right to redeem the above described property will expire and be forever foreclosed and barred on or after the 14th day of December, 2020.

The tax deed to which this notice relates is dated the 5th day of November, 2019, and is recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia, in Deed Book 569, Page 176.

The property may be redeemed at any time before the 14th day of December, 2020, by payment of the redemption price as fixed and provided by law to the undersigned at the following address:

Wm. Terry Turner

Wm. Terry Turner, P.C.

Attorney for

Jada Nail

37 Tippins Street, Suite B

Baxley GA 31513

Please be governed accordingly.

11/18, 11/25, 12/2 & 12/9

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of IMA JEAN CHILDRESS, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Ima Jean Childress, 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 16th day of October, 2020.

David McDaniel, Co-Administrator

Cynthia McCoy, Co-Administrator

Estate of Ima Jean Childress

3645 Tower Road

Odum, Georgia 31555

Graham F. Floyd

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

10/28, 11/4, 11/11, & 11/18

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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 JAMES NATHAN DYAL to FNB South, dated October 13, 1999 recorded in Deed Book 330, Page 222, 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 December, 2020, the following described property:

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 2nd Land District of Appling County, Georgia consisting of 20 acres more or less, of Land Lot No. 574, being more particularly described according to the courses, metes, and bounds of that certain survey and plat thereof by Denean W. Dixon, GRLS #1647, dated 8/18/94, recorded at Plat Book 13, Page 350 Appling County, Georgia Deed Records, which is incorporated herein and made a part hereof for all purposes.

Grantor grants to Grantee, its successor and/or assigns all of his rights to that certain easement for ingress & egress at Book 279, Page 528, Appling County, Georgia Deed Records.

Property Address: 2372 E. River Rd, Baxley, GA

Map and Parcel: 0044 026C

Said Deed to Secure Debt having been given to secure a note dated October 13, 1999 in the original principal amount of $18,153.59 and a note dated June 13, 2008 in the amount of $ 25,397.16 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: James Nathan Dyal

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 29th day of September 2020.

FNB South as

Attorney-in-Fact for James Nathan Dyal

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

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

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of FREDERICK DAVID CARTER, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Frederick David Carter, 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 October, 2020.

Sherryl Ann Carter and David Alan Carter

Co-Executors

Estate of Frederick David Carter

1487 Fred Carter Road

Odum, Georgia 31555

J. Alexander Johnson

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

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

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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

GEORGIA, APPLING COUNTY

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

Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Jessica Kimmons to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as grantee, as nominee for CITYWORTH MORTGAGE LLC, its successors and assigns, dated May 23, 2017, recorded in Deed Book 542, Page 176, Appling County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to MIDFIRST BANK by assignment recorded in Deed Book 568, Page 378, Appling County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of EIGHTY-FIVE THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED FOURTEEN AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($85,914.00), 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, or at such place as may be lawfully designated as an alternative, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in December, 2020, the following described property:

SEE EXHIBIT “A” ATTACHED HERETO AND MADE A PART HEREOF

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 will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.

MIDFIRST BANK is the holder of the Security Deed to the property in accordance with OCGA § 44-14-162.2.

The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Midland Mortgage, a division of MidFirst Bank, 999 N.W. Grand Boulevard Suite 100, Oklahoma City, OK 73118-6116, 800-654-4566.

To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Jessica Kimmons or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 7550 Golden Isles W. , Hazlehurst, Georgia 31513.

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.

MIDFIRST BANK

as Attorney in Fact for

Jessica Kimmons

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

1544 Old Alabama Road

Roswell, GA 30076

www.foreclosurehotline.net

EXHIBIT “A”

All of that certain lot, tract or parcel of land, situate, lying and being in Land Lot 397 of the Second Land District of Appling County, Georgia, consisting of 1.14 acres, more or less, and being more particularly described as all of TRACT 2B on that certain plat of survey prepared by R. Bayne Stone, Georgia R.L.S. No. 2440, dated May 4, 1998, last revised August 4, 2004, recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia, in Plat Book 17, folio 34. Reference is hereby made to said plat and the record thereof for all purposes of description.

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October 21, 2020

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

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

Bonnell Marie Rogers

DECEASED,      

ESTATE NO. 2020-112

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO:  and to whom it may concern:

Willie Carl Rogers has petitioned for Willie Carl Rogers to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of Bonnell Marie Rogers 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 objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before November 30, 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

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

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STATE OF GEORGIA

COUNTY OF APPLING

IN RE: ROBERT JEROME THORNTON, DECEASED

All creditors of the Estate of Robert Jerome Thornton, deceased, late of Appling 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 22nd day of October, 2020.

Deborah Thornton Griffin,

Co-Executor of the Estate of

Robert Jerome Thornton, Deceased

451 Riley Road

Waycross, Georgia 31503

Derwin Griffin,

Co-Executor of the Estate of

Robert Jerome Thornton, Deceased

451 Riley Road

Waycross, Georgia 31503

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

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

DEBRA JEAN JOHNSON

DECEASED,      

ESTATE NO. 2020-113

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: whom it may concern:

JESSICA PEARCE has petitioned for JESSICA PEARCE to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of DEBRA JEAN JOHNSON 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 objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before December 4, 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

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 & 12/2

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STATE OF GEORGIA

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY

IN RE: ESTATE OF DEMETRIS LEE NORRIS CARTER

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the estate of Demetris Lee Norris Carter, late of Appling County, Georgia, deceased, 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 said estate.

This 3rd day of November, 2020.

Lee Norris Carter, Administrator

468 Ed Carter Rd.

Baxley, GA 31513

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 & 12/2

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

JOEY DAVID JOHNSON

DECEASED,      

ESTATE NO. 2020-114

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: whom it may concern:

JESSICA PEARCE has petitioned for JESSICA PEARCE to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of JOEY DAVID JOHNSON 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 objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before December 4, 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

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 & 12/2

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY, GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

DAVID L. THOMAS, DECEASED

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the Estate of David L. Thomas, 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.

David W. Thomas

Executor of the Estate

of David L. Thomas

362 Stone Stewart Rd.

Hull, GA 30646

KRIS KNOX, P.C.

Attorney for the Estate of David L. Thomas

37 Tippins Street, Suite B

Baxley, Georgia 31513

11/11, 11/18, 11/25 & 12/2

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of EDITH VIRGINIA LIGHTSEY, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Edith Virginia Lightsey, 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 5th day of November, 2020.

Richard Lightsey, Administrator

Estate of Edith Virginia Lightsey

611 Doyle Road

Baxley, Georgia 31513

Graham F. Floyd

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

11/18, 11/25, 12/2 & 12/9

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: Estate of CHRISTOPHER ALEXANDER HERRINGTON, deceased

All creditors of the estate of Christopher Alexander Herrington, 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 9th day of November, 2020.

Leah Marie Herrington, Executor

Estate of Christopher Alexander Herrington

38 Savannah Way

Baxley, Georgia 31513

Graham F. Floyd

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 W. Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

912-367-9000

11/18, 11/25, 12/2 & 12/9

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY, GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF BETTYE I. LOFTON, DECEASED

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the Estate of BETTYE I. LOFTON, 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.

JOHN DARRELL BAZEMORE,

Executor of the Estate

of Bettye I. Lofton

1600 Autumn Hurst Trail

Stone Mountain, Georgia 30088

KRIS KNOX, P.C.

Attorney for the Estate of Bettye I. Lofton

37 Tippins Street, Suite B

Baxley, Georgia 31513

11/18, 11/25, 12/2 & 12/9