NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

State of Georgia

County of Appling

In Re: Sylvester Griffin, Jr.

All creditors of the Estate of Sylvester Griffin, Jr., 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 January, 2021.

Deanna Johnson, Executrix

of the Estate of

Sylvester Griffin, Jr.

Tracy Alan Brown

Attorney at Law

148 N. Wayne Street

Jesup, GA 31546

(912) 427-2504

1/27, 2/3, 2/10 & 2/15

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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

Clay L. Bryant

Plaintiff,

VS.

Joy Bryant

Defendant

Civil Action No. 2021-Su-C-13

ORDER FOR SERVICE BY PUBLICATION

Plaintiff having moved the Court for an order direction service to be made upon defendant Joy Bryant in the above styled action by publication of summons, and it appearing to the Court from the verified Complaint and Affidavit in support of such motion that defendant is a nonresident and that the action is an action in which a defendant my be served by publication pursuant to OCGA 9-10-71, it is

ORDERED, that service upon Joy Bryant be made by publication as provided by law.

This 22nd day of January, 2021.

Marsha Thomas

Judge/Clerk Superior Court

Brunswick Judicial Court

2/3, 2/10, 2/17 & 2/24

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STATE OF GEORGIA

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY

IN RE: ESTATE OF DEBRA JEAN JOHNSON

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the estate of Debra Jean Johnson, 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 26th day of January, 2021.

Jessica Pearce, Administrator

958 Pearce Rd.

Surrency, Ga. 31563

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STATE OF GEORGIA

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY

IN RE: ESTATE OF JOEY DAVID JOHNSON

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the estate of Joey David Johnson, 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 26th day of January, 2021.

Jessica Pearce, Administrator

958 Pearce Rd.

Surrency, Ga. 31563

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF WAYNE L. HARRIS, DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2021-12

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

Betsy Beckworth has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Wayne L. Harris, deceased, of Appling County, Georgia. 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 March 8, 2021.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds for 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

Probate Court of Appling County

36 South Main Street

Baxley, GA 31513

912-367-8114

J. Alexander Johnson

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 West Parker Street

Baxley, GA 31513

912-367-9000

2/10, 2/17, 2/24 & 3/3

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF ROSE HUGHES, DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2021-13

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

Emily Hardwick has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Rose Hughes, deceased, of Appling County, Georgia. 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 March 15, 2021.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds for 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

Probate Court of Appling County

36 South Main Street

Baxley, GA 31513

912-367-8114

Graham F. Floyd

JohnsonFloyd LLP

132 West Parker Street

Baxley, GA 31513

912-367-9000

2/10, 2/17, 2/24 & 3/3

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF NORMA FAYE MILES

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2021-10

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINSTRATION

NOTICE

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN

KEITH MERRELL MILES has Petitioned for KEITH MERRELL MILES to be appointed Administrator of the Estate of NORMA FAYE MILES, 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 March 5, 2021.

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 schedule 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

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF J. MERRELL MILES

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2014-4

NOTICE

IN RE: Petition to Probate Will in Solemn Form and for Letters of Administration with Will Annexed

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN

This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above-referenced Petition, in this Court on or before March 5, 2021.

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 schedule 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

2/10, 2/17, 2/24 & 3/3

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NOTICE

Notice is given that Articles of Incorporation which will incorporate S & R TREE SERVICE INC. will be delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code. (O.C.G.A. §14-2-201.1). The initial registered office of the corporation will be located at 90 Ricardo Street, Baxley, Georgia 31513, and its initial registered agent at such address is Scott Fariss.

J. Alexander Johnson

JohnsonFloyd, LLP

132 West Parker Street

Baxley, Georgia 31513

(912) 367-9000

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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT

OF APPLING COUNTY,

STATE OF GEORGIA 

RE: the Name Change of: Samantha Block, Petitioner 

Civil Action Case Number: SVC-2021-00020

NOTICE OF PETITION TO CHANGE NAME OF ADULT 

Samantha Block filed a petition in the Appling County Superior Court on February 1, 2021, to change their name from: Samantha Maegan Block to Samantha Jean Duncan. Any interested party has the right to appear in this case and file objections within 30 days after the Petition was filed. Dated: February 1, 2021

2/10, 2/17, 2/24 & 3/3

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NOTICE

Notice is given that articles of incorporation that will incorporate KC Convenience Store Inc have been delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code. The initial registered office of the corporation is located at 789 Henry Thomas RD, Baxley, GA, 31513 and its initial registered agent at such address is Kelsie Elizabeth Jones.

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NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

State of Georgia

County of Appling

In Re: Jimmy Donald Woods

All creditors of the Estate of Jimmy Donald Woods, 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 1st day February, 2021.

Mary Katherine Deal, Executrix

of the Estate of

Jimmy Donald Woods

Tracy Alan Brown

Attorney at Law

148 N. Wayne Street

Jesup, GA 31546

(912) 427-2504

2/10, 2/17, 2/24 & 3/3/2021

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STATE OF GEORGIA

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

APPLING COUNTY

IN RE:   ESTATE OF RONALD JASPER JOHNSON

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the estate of Ronald Jasper Johnson 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 4th day of February, 2021

Ronald William Johnson, Administrator

1638 Griffin Rd

Baxley, GA  31513

2/17, 2/24, 3/3 & 3/10

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF Karl J. Sexton

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2021-15

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINSTRATION

NOTICE

TO: and to whom it may concern

Lourdes Sola-Sexton has Petitioned for to be appointed Administrator of the Estate of Karl J. Sexton, 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 March 12, 2021.

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 schedule 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

2/17, 2/24, 3/3 & 3/10

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF JOHNNY MICHAEL WILLIAMS, SR,

DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2021-11

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINSTRATION

NOTICE

TO: and to whom it may concern

Donnette Miles Williams has Petitioned for Donnette Miles Williams to be appointed Administrator of the Estate of Johnny Michael Williams, Sr, 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 March 12, 2021.

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 schedule 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

2/17, 2/24, 3/3 & 3/10

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NOTICE OF INCORPORATION

Notice is given that articles of incorporation which incorporate Higgins Management Services, INC. have been delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Nonprofit Corporation Code. The initial registered office of the corporation is located at 1731 Asbury Church Road, Baxley, Appling County, Georgia 31513. The initial registered agent of the corporation at such address is WINDY SPELL.

LISA M. GABLE

ROBERTSON& GABLE, LLC

5878 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Suite 170

Peachtree Corners, GA 30092

(770) 736-5182

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS

The City of Baxley will hold a Called Meeting on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 282 E. Parker Street, Baxley, Georgia. The primary purpose of the Called Meeting will be to conduct a Public Hearings, as well as any other business that may come before the Mayor and Council. The Public Hearings will offer opportunities for comments on:

1. APPLICATION FOR ANNEXATION, filed by Chad & Amy Hand, located at 215 Deerfield Drive, be annexed and establishing a Residential (R-15) Zone in voting district #4.

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the Second Land District of Appling County, Georgia, consisting of 1.294 acres, more or less, of Lot of Land Number 245, and being a portion of Deerfield Subdivision, and being more particularly described according to a survey and plat thereof by Denean W. Dixon, G. R. L. S. No. 1647, dated May 20, 1998, a copy of which is recorded in Plat Book 14, page 455. Appling County deed records incorporated herein for descriptive and all other legal purposes.

Subject to restrictions applicable to Deerfield Subdivision dated January 23, 1996, recorded in the office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Appling County, Georgia, in Deed Book 290, Page 252.

CITY OF BAXLEY