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438568
NOTICE OF
SALE UNDER POWER
Because of a default under the terms of the Security Deed executed by Bennie W. Hicks and Audry A. Hicks to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Countrywide Home Loans, Inc., its successors and assigns dated August 24, 2007, and recorded in Deed Book 596, Page 315, Hart County Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $86,275.00, the holder thereof pursuant to said Deed and Note thereby secured has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable and, pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed, will on the first Tuesday, September 4, 2018, during the legal hours of sale, before the Courthouse door in said County, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the property described in said Deed, to-wit:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND, WITH IMPROVEMENTS THEREON, LYING AND BEING IN THE 1112TH G.M. DISTRICT OF HART COUNTY, GEORGIA, CONTAINING 2.61 ACRES, MORE OR LESS, AND BEING BOUNDED, NOW OR FORMERLY, AS FOLLOWS: ON THE NORTH BY PROPERTY OF HARTWELL RAILROAD; ON THE EAST BY RIGHT OF WAY OF JUD COLE ROAD; ON THE SOUTH BY PROPERTY OF JAMES H. ROBINSON; AND ON THE WEST BY THE CENTERLINE OF A DITCH.
SAID PROPERTY IS MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED ON A PLAT OF SURVEY DATED OCTOBER 06, 1997, PREPARED BY DEAN H. TEASLEY, REGISTERED LAND SURVEYOR, WHICH PLAT IS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 31, PAGE 276, HART COUNTY, GEORGIA CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT RECORDS, SAID PLAT AND THE RECORDATION THEREOF ARE BY REFERENCE INCORPORATED HEREIN AND MADE A PART OF THIS LEGAL DESCRIPTION.
TAX ID #: C44 031
BY FEE SIMPLE DEED FROM NORTHEAST GEORGIA BANK AS SET FORTH IN DEED BOOK 555, PAGE 791 AND RECORDED ON 5/30/2006, HART COUNTY RECORDS.
THE SOURCE DEED AS STATED ABOVE IS THE LAST RECORD OF VESTING FILED FOR THIS PROPERTY. THERE HAVE BEEN NO VESTING CHANGES SINCE THE DATE OF THE ABOVE REFERENCED SOURCE.
Said property is known as 56 Jud Cole Road, Bowersville, GA 30516, together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any.
Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not now due and payable), the right of redemption of any taxing authority, 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.
The proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness and all expenses of said sale as provided in said Deed, and the balance, if any, will be distributed as provided by law.
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 secured creditor.
The property is or may be in the possession of Bennie W. Hicks and Audry A. Hicks, a/k/a Audrey Ann Hicks, successor in interest or tenant(s).
Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC as Attorney-in-Fact for Bennie W. Hicks and Audry A. Hicks
File no. 16-058497
SHAPIRO PENDERGAST & HASTY, LLP*
Attorneys and Counselors at Law
211 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E., Suite 300?Atlanta, GA 30346
770-220-2535/KMM
shapiroandhasty.com
*THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

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444952
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE:
DIANE STACY COX,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO 18ES116
NOTICE OF PETITION TO
FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT
The Petition of STEVEN RANDALL COX, for a year's support from the estate of DIANE STACY COX, Deceased, for Decedent's Surviving Spouse, having been duly filed, all interested persons are hereby notified to show cause, if any they have, on or before 10:00 a.m. on August 20, 2018, 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 on or before the time stated in the preceding sentence. 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.
/s/Merry Kirk
Merry Kirk,
Judge of the Probate Court

The Gordon Law Firm
Attorneys at Law, LLC
415 East Howell Street
Post Office Box 870
Hartwell, Georgia 30643
706-376-5418
706-376-5416 fax
kim@gordonlawfirm.com

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445130
NOTICE OF
DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
GEORGIA, MADISON COUNTY
All creditors of the ESTATE OF DEMPSEY HOYT PRUITT, deceased, of Madison 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 me.
This 23rd day of July 2018.
Jane Ellen Pruitt Thompson
Executor
Estate of Dempsey Hoyt Pruitt

R. Keith Milford
Attorney-at-Law
P.O. Box 247
Carnesville, GA 30521

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444120
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE:
ESTATE OF FRANK RHETT
WILSON, DECEASED
ESTATE NO 18ES130
NOTICE OF PETITION TO
FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT
The Petition of Susan Wilson, for a year's support from the estate of Frank Rhett Wilson, Deceased, for Decedent's (Surviving Spouse) (and) (minor child(ren)), having been duly filed, all interested persons are hereby notified to show cause, if any they have, on or before 10:00 a.m. August 20, 2018, 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 on or before the time stated in the preceding sentence. 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.
Merry P. Kirk
Judge of the Probate Court
P.O. Box 1159
Hartwell, GA 30643
706-376-2565

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444971
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
HARRY HAROLD WHITE, II,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 18ES108
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
TO: Whom it may concern:
Nathan Daniel White has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of HARRY HAROLD WHITE, II, 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 10:00 a.m. August 20, 2018.
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.
/s/ Merry P. Kirk
Judge of the Probate Court

Hart County Probate Court
P.O. Box 1159
Hartwell, Georgia 30643
706-376-2565

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446883
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE:ESTATE OF SHARRON
H. HULME, DECEASED
NOTICE TO
DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the Estate of SHARRON H. HULME late of Hart County, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment.
This 30th day of July, 2018.
Gale D. Hulme
128 Woodhurst Drive
Hartwell, Georgia 30643
The Gordon Law Firm
Attorneys at Law, LLC
Post Office Box 870
Hartwell, Georgia 30643
(706) 376-5418

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446565
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
Kirby L. Crider,
Plaintiff,
v.
Leroy John Crider, II,
Defendant
Civil Action No. 18HV292P
NOTICE OF SUMMONS
SERVICE BY PUBLICATION
TO: Leroy John Crider, II, Defendant Named Above:
You are hereby notified that the above-styled action seeking a Divorce was filed against you in said court on the 27th day of July, 2018, and that by reason of an order for service of summons by publication entered by the court on July 27, 2018 you are hereby commanded and required to file with the clerk of said court and serve upon Kirby Crider, plaintiff, whose address is 71 Rotary Boy Scout Dr, Hartwell, GA 30643 an answer to the complaint within sixty (60) days of the date of the order for service by publication. If you fail to do so, judgment by default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the complaint.
Witness the Honorable R. Chris Phelps, Judge of said Court.
This the 26th day of July, 2018.
Betty Evans, Deputy
Clerk of Superior Court
Hart County

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446572
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
FLOYD W. HILL,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO 18ES125
NOTICE OF PETITION TO
FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT
The Petition of Opal Eugenia Hill, for a year's support from the estate of Floyd W. Hill, Deceased, for Decedent's (Surviving Spouse) (and) (minor child(ren)), having been duly filed, all interested persons are hereby notified to show cause, if any they have, on or before 10:00 a.m. August 27, 2018, 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 on or before the time stated in the preceding sentence. 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.
Merry P. Kirk
Judge of the Probate Court
P.O. Box 1159
Hartwell, GA 30643
706-376-2565

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446582
NOTICE OF SALE
UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, HART 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 Helen I. Thornton to Beneficial Mortgage Co. of Georgia, dated December 5, 2008, recorded in Deed Book 625, Page 231, Hart County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Citibank, N.A., not in its individual capacity, but solely as trustee of NRZ Pass-Through Trust VI by assignment recorded in Deed Book 833, Page 92, Hart County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of THIRTY-SIX THOUSAND SEVEN HUNDRED FORTY-EIGHT AND 95/100 DOLLARS ($36,748.95), 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 Hart 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 September, 2018, 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.
Citibank, N.A., not in its individual capacity, but solely as trustee of NRZ Pass-Through Trust VI 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: Fay Servicing, LLC, 440 S Lasalle St, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60605, 800-495-7166.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Helen I. Thornton, Nancy E. Thornton and Imogene Thornton or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 124 Hill St, Hartwell, Georgia 30643.
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. Citibank, N.A., not in its individual capacity, but solely as trustee of NRZ Pass-Through Trust VI as Attorney in Fact for Helen I. Thornton McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net
EXHIBIT "A"
All that tract land, with improvements thereon, lying and being in the City of Hartwell, Hart County, Georgia, fronting Seventy-seven (77) feet on the East side of Hill Street, and being more definitely described as to courses and distanced in the following manner: Beginning at an iron pin located at the Northwest corner of the lot herein conveyed, which corner is situated at the point where this lot and the lot of Millie Strange corners on the East side of Hill Street and running thence 223 1/2 feet along a line separating this lot from the Millie Strange lot in an Easterly direction to an iron pin; thence in a Westerly direction 211 feet to an iron pin located on the East side of Hill Street; thence in a Northerly direction along the East side of Hill Street 77 feet to an iron pin, the beginning corner. This lot of land is triangular in shape and is rounded on the West by Hill Street; on the South by property now or formerly owned by Millie Strange; and on the South by property now or formerly owned by N.H. Burton. Tax Map or Parcel ID No.: 169M-200 MR/lwa 9/4/18 Our file no. 5321517 - FT18

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448004
NOTICE OF SALE
UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA,
COUNTY OF HART
THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT, ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from James F. Dove to United States of America acting through the Rural Housing Service or successor agency, United States Department of Agriculture, dated October 28, 2009 and recorded on October 28, 2009 in DEED Book 645, Page 585, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Hart County,Georgia, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date, in the original principal amount of One Hundred Thirty-Seven Thousand and 00/100 dollars ($137,000.00) with interest thereon as provided therein, will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Hart County, Georgia, or at such place as has or may be lawfully designated as an alternative location, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday ofSeptember, 2018, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:
All that lot or parcel of land, with improvements thereon, lying and being in the City of Royston, in the 113th G.M. District, Hart County, Georgia, containing 0.75 of an acre more or less, being known and designated as LOT NO. TWO (2) of the MEADOWS SUBDIVISION. This lot or parcel of land is more particularly shown and delineated on a subdivision plat of survey dated June 12, 1997, prepared by G. Brian Slate, Georgia Registered Land Surveyor, recorded in Plat Book 2-F, at Page 222 in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Hart County, Georgia. Said plat and the recordation thereof are by reference incorporated herein and made a part of this description.
The above-described property is conveyed subject to a Declaration of Covenants, Conditions, and Restrictions dated June 16, 1997, recorded in Deed Book 298, Pages 53-57 in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Hart County, Georgia.
Said property may more commonly be known as 57 Bowers Street, Royston, GA 30662.
The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of,among other possible events of default, non-payment of the monthly installments on said loan. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given).
The individual or entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the loan is United States of America acting through Rural Development or successor agency, United States Department of Agriculture, USDA RURAL DEVELOPMENT, RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, 1400 INDEPENDENCE AVE., SW, RM 5014, STOP 0701, WASHINGTON, DC 20250-0701; (800) 414-1226.
Said property will be sold on an "as-is" basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the above-named or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: a) zoning ordinances; b) matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; c) any outstanding ad valorem taxes, including taxes, which constitute liens upon said property whether or not now due and payable; d) special assessments; e) the right of redemption of any taxing authority; f) all outstanding bills for public utilities which constitute liens upon said property; g) all restrictive covenants, easements, rights-of-way and any other matters of record superior to said Security Deed. To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the owners and party in possession of the property are James F. Dove and or tenant(s). 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.
United States of America acting through Rural Development or successor agency, United States Department of Agriculture
as Attorney-in-Fact for
James F. Dove
Contact: Padgett Law Group: 6267 Old Water Oak Road, Suite 203, Tallahassee, FL 32312;
(850) 422-2520
Ad Run Dates: 08/08/18; 08/15/18; 08/22/18; 08/29/18

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448237
NOTICE OF SALE
UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, HART COUNTY
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in that certain Deed to Secure Debt from James Michael Jordan (the "Grantor") to Pinnacle Bank, ("Grantee"), dated May 21, 2013, filed and recorded June 7, 2013, in Deed Book 733, Page 91, Hart County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure that certain Georgia Promissory Note dated May 21, 2013, from Grantor, to Grantee, in the original principal amount of One Hundred Twenty Four Thousand Four Hundred Sixty and 89/100 Dollars ($124,460.89) with interest thereon as set forth therein (as amended and renewed, the "Note"), there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Hart County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September, 2018, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land, with improvements thereon, lying and being in the City of Bowersville, in the 1116th G.M. District, Hart County, Georgia, containing 5.005 acres, more or less, being bounded, now or formerly, substantially as follows: Southeast by the right of way of Georgia Highway #17; South, West and North by property formerly of Mark W. & Janet C. Dean (now owned by Sheila W. Lane). This tract or parcel of land is more particularly shown and delineated by a plat of survey dated May 8, 1996, prepared by Bauknight & Associates, W. Slate Bauknight, Georgia Registered Land Surveyor, recorded in Plat Book 2-F, at Page 97 in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Hart County, Georgia. Said plat and the recordation thereof are by reference incorporated herein and made a part of this description.
The above-described property is the same as that conveyed to Garry M. Holland and Deborah J. Holland by Special Warranty Deed dated December 22, 2008, recorded in Deed Book 626, Pages 441- 443 in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Hart County, Georgia.
The indebtedness 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 and when due and in the manner provided in the Note. 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 as provided by law).
The property will be sold for cash or certified funds and subject to any and all matters of record superior to said Security Deed, outstanding ad valorem taxes, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, easements against the property, if any, and subject to any unpaid water and waste bills that constitute liens against the property, whether due and payable or not yet due and payable. The sale will be conducted as set forth herein subject to (1) confirmation prior to the sale that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) final confirmation and audit prior to the sale of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed.
Grantee reserves the right to sell the property in one parcel or as an entirety, or in such parcels as Grantee may elect, as permitted in the Security Deed.
The following information is being provided in accordance with O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2. Pinnacle Bank is the secured creditor under the Security Deed and loan being foreclosed. The following entity shall have full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the above-described Security Deed and associated Note on behalf of the secured creditor: Pinnacle Bank Attn: Foreclosures, P.O. Box 430, Elberton, Georgia 30635, (706) 213-3352. O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2 states in pertinent part that, "nothing in this subsection shall be construed to require a secured creditor to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of a mortgage instrument."
To the best of the undersigned's knowledge and belief, the property is known as: 7941 GA Highway 17, Bowersville, Hart County, Georgia 30516, and the party in possession of the property is James Michael Jordan, or his tenant or tenants.
Pinnacle Bank, as Attorney-in-Fact for James Michael Jordan
Thompson, O'Brien, Kemp & Nasuti, P.C.
40 Technology Parkway South, Suite 300
Norcross, Georgia 30092
(770) 925-0111
This is notice that we are attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. This communication is from a debt collector.

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446840
Notice of Sale Under Power
State of Georgia, County of HART
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Deed to Secure Debt given by JOSE L GONZALEZ to BANK OF AMERICA, NA, dated 08/16/2007, and Recorded on 08/28/2008 as Book No. 620 and Page No. 168-181, AS AFFECTED BY BOOK 620 PAGE 168-181, HART County, Georgia records, as last assigned to BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. (the Secured Creditor), by assignment, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of $98,000.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the HART County Courthouse within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September, 2018, the following described property: THE FOLLOWING REAL PROPERTY SITUATE IN COUNTY OF HART AND STATE OF GEORGIA, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND, WITH IMPROVEMENTS LOCATED THEREON, LYING AND BEING IN THE 1115th DISTRICT G.M., HART COUNTY, GEORGIA, CONTAINING 1.21 ACRES MORE OR LESS, AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY SHOWN AND DELINEATED ON A PLAT DATED SEPTEMBER 25, 1989, MADE BY A.M. BRITT, REGISTERED LAND SURVEYOR, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 27, PAGE 73, IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT OF HART COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS, WHICH PLAT TOGETHER WITH THE RECORDATION THEREOF IS BY REFERENCE INCORPORATED HEREIN IN AID OF THIS DESCRIPTION.
THIS TRACT OF LAND IS BOUNDED, NOW OR FORMERLY, AS FOLLOWS AS SHOWN ON SAID PLAT: NORTH BY PROPERTY OF CHARLES G. RISNER; EAST BY PROPERTY OF JIMMY MAJESKI; AND WEST BY GEORGIA 51 SPUR.
THIS IS THE SAME PROPERTY CONVEYED BY QUITCLAIM DEED DATED 07/24/2007 BY ERIKA MARTI TO JOSE L. GONZALEZ, RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 592, AT PAGE 516, HART COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS.
PROPERTY ADDRESS: 216 HATTON FORD ROAD PARCEL ID: C65 008 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 the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Deed to Secure Debt. 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 Deed to Secure Debt and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given). BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. holds the duly endorsed Note and is the current assignee of the Security Deed to the property.
BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP, acting on behalf of and, as necessary, in consultation with BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. (the current investor on the loan), 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, BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP may be contacted at: BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP, 7105 CORPORATE DRIVE, PLANO, TX 75024, 800-669-6650.
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 216 HATTON FORD ROAD, HARTWELL, GEORGIA 30643 is/are: JOSE L GONZALEZ 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 Deed to Secure Debt 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. Section 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.
BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. as Attorney in Fact for JOSE L GONZALEZ.
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 00000007687338
BARRETT DAFFIN FRAPPIER TURNER & ENGEL, LLP 4004 Belt Line Road, Suite 100 Addison, Texas 75001 Telephone: (972) 341-5398.

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443676
NOTICE OF
SALE UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA,
COUNTY OF HART
THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT, ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from Mary V. Wilkins to United States of America acting through the Rural Housing Service or successor agency, United States Department of Agriculture, dated May 17, 2002 and recorded on May 21, 2002 in DEED Book 411, Page 699, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Hart County, Georgia, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date, in the original principal amount of Seventy-Nine Thousand Nine Hundred and 00/100 dollars ($79,900.00) with interest thereon as provided therein, will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Hart County, Georgia, or at such place as has or may be lawfully designated as an alternative location, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday of September, 2018, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:
All that lot or parcel of land, with improvements thereon, situated in the City of Hartwell in the1112th Georgia Militia District of Hart County, Georgia, containing 0.267 acres, more or less,and being known and designated as Lot Seventeen (17) of Rome Street Subdivision, and being bounded now or formerly substantially as follows: North by lands of Stanley C. and Dorothy M. Poll and by lands of Sidney L. Moore; East by Lot 18 of said Subdivision; South by the 60-footwide right of way of Fay Kight Circle; and West by Lot 16 of said Subdivision; and being more particularly shown and delineated on a plat of a survey prepared for the City of Hartwell by Bauknight & Associates, Registered Land Surveyors, dated April 10, 1996, recorded in Plat Book 2-F, Page 146, in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Hart County, Georgia. The above property is a portion of those lands described in a Warranty Deed from Hart County, Georgia, a political subdivision to the City of Hartwell, Georgia, a municipal corporation dated May 10, 1994, recorded in Deed Book 258, Pages 794-795, Hart County, Georgia Records; and by reference, said plat and said deed are specifically incorporated herein and made a part of this description and conveyance.
This deed is made and said property conveyed subject to that Declaration of Protective and Restrictive Covenants for the Rome Street Subdivision dated April 7, 1997, recorded in Deed Book 295, Pages 636-643, Hart County, Georgia Records, which Declaration of Protective and Restrictive Covenants are likewise specifically incorporated herein and made a part hereof. This deed is also made and said property conveyed subject to the encroachment of a 20-footwide utility easement along the Eastern side of the above described property, as shown on the aforementioned plat.
Said property is commonly known as Lot 17 Faye Kight Circle, Hartwell, GA 30643.
The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of,among other possible events of default, non-payment of the monthly installments on said loan. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given).
The name, address and telephone number of the individual or entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the Security Deed is: USDA RURAL DEVELOPMENT, RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, 1400 INDEPENDENCE AVE., SW, RM5014, STOP 0701, WASHINGTON, DC 20250-0701; (800) 414-1226.
Said property will be sold on an "as-is" basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the above-named or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: a) zoning ordinances; b) matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; c) any outstanding ad valor taxes, including taxes, which constitute liens upon said property whether or not now due and payable; d) special assessments; e) the right of redemption of any taxing authority; f) all outstanding bills for public utilities which constitute liens upon said property; g) all restrictive covenants, easements, rights-of-way and any other matters of record superior to said Security Deed. To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the owners and party inpossession of the property are Mary V. Wilkins and or tenant(s). 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.
United States of America acting through Rural Development or successor agency, United States
Department of Agriculture
as Attorney-in-Fact for
Mary V. Wilkins.
Contact: Padgett Law Group: 6267 Old Water Oak Road, Suite 203, Tallahassee, FL 32312;
(850) 422-2520
Ad Run Dates: 08/09/18; 08/16/18; 08/23/18; 08/30/18

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NOTICE
Notice is given that Articles of Incorporation that will incorporate GACI Land Development 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 1476A Harbor Light Marina Road, Lavonia, GA 30553, in Hart County.

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APPLICATION TO REGISTER A
BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED
UNDER TRADE NAME,
PARTNERSHIP OR OTHERS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HART
The undersigned does hereby certify that CareSouth HHA Holdings of Washington, LLC conducting a business as CareSouth HHA Holdings of Washington, LLC in the City of Hartwell County of Hart in the State of Georgia, under the name of Encompass Health Home Health and that the nature of the business is home health services and that the names and addresses of the persons, firms or partnership owning and carrying on said trade or business are
CareSouth HHA Holdings
of Washington, LLC
6688 North Central Expressway
Suite 1300
Dallas, TX 75206

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448097
NOTICE TO
DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HART
IN RE: C.G. HARDIGREE,
DECEASED.
All creditors of the Estate of C.G. HARDIGREE, deceased, late of Hart 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 1st day of August, 2018.
Scott Hardigree
Executor of the
Estate of C.G. Hardigree
306 Athens Street
Hartwell, GA 30643

Robert E. Ridgway III
Ridgway & Ridgway, LLP
Attorneys and Counselors at Law
93 Chandler Center
P.O. Box 710
Hartwell, Georgia 30643
(706) 376-3991

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IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
GEORGE MICHAEL GEDDINGS,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 18ES101
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
All creditors of the Estate of GEORGE MICHAEL GEDDINGS, deceased, are hereby notified to render an account of their demands to the undersigned, and all debtors are required to make immediate payment.
This 30th day of July, 2018.
Sherry Lynn Geddings, Administrator of the Estate of George Michael Geddings, deceased.
Respectfully submitted,
J. Christopher NeSmith
Attorney for Administrator
Georgia Bar No. 535768

Law Office of
J. Christopher NeSmith, LLC
268 East Howell Street
Post Office Box 931
Hartwell, Georgia 30643
706-376-6554
Facsimile: 706-376-7721
chris@chrisnesmithlaw.com

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NOTICE TO
DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF HART
IN RE: JEANETTE H. HARDIGREE, DECEASED.
All creditors of the Estate of JEANETTE H. HARDIGREE, deceased, late of Hart 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 1st day of August, 2018.
Scott Hardigree
Executor of the
Estate of Jeanette H. Hardigree
306 Athens Street
Hartwell, GA 30643

Robert E. Ridgway III
Ridgway & Ridgway, LLP
Attorneys and Counselors at Law
93 Chandler Center
P.O. Box 710
Hartwell, Georgia 30643
(706) 376-3991

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NOTICE TO
DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
All Creditors of the Estate of KAREN SOBOLESKI TEW, late of Hart County, deceased, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons to said estate are required to make immediate payment.
This 1st day of August, 2018.

Charles Edgar Stevens Executor of
The Last Will and Testament of
KAREN SOBOLESKI TEW

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NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE
OF RIGHT TO REDEEM
[REF. O.C.G.A., Section 48-4-5 et seq.; 48-4-45 & 48-4-46]

TO:LAURA TURNER;
V. SIMPSON TURNER AND ANY UNKNOWN ESTATE REPRESENTATIVE OR HEIRS AT LAW OF V. SIMPSON TURNER;
ALL PARTIES KNOWN AND UNKNOWN HAVING OF RECORD IN HART COUNTY ANY RIGHT, TITLE, INTEREST IN, OR LIEN UPON 473 ROME STREET, INCLUDING ANY TENANT / OWNER / OCCUPANT OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY;
RE:FORECLOSURE OF EQUITY OF REDEMPTION FOR TAX SALE DEED (REF. O.C.G.A. 48-4-45, 46)
Take notice that:
The right to redeem the following described property, to wit will expire and be forever foreclosed and barred as of five o'clock (5 p.m.) on and after September 20, 2018 or 30 days after legal service of the Notice pursuant to OCGA 48-4-45 et seq., whichever date is later:
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND designated as Tax Parcel I69M 044, lying and being in the 1112th GMD, City of Hartwell, Hart County Georgia, containing 1.68 acres, more or less, being a portion of the property shown in Plat Book 20, Page 228, Hart County records, and being that property described in Deed Book 106, Page 891, less and except that portion conveyed in Deed Book 567, Page 696, aforesaid records, the descriptions contained therein being incorporated herein by this reference, known as 473 Rome Street.
The tax deed to which this notice relates is dated February 7, 2017 and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Hart County, Georgia in Deed Book 819, Page 373.
The property may be redeemed on or before the time and date stated above by payment of the redemption price as fixed and provided by law to the undersigned at the following address:

Ovidiu Putureanu
c/o John Coleman, Esq.
675 Seminole Avenue, Suite 302
Atlanta, Georgia 30307
404-974-4537
Please be governed accordingly.

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IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF RUBY NELL
BANNISTER, DECEASED
NOTICE TO
DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the Estate of RUBY NELL BANNISTER late of Hart County, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment.
This 10th day of August, 2018.
Sue Bannister Caughman
3360 Lismore, NW
Conyers, Georgia 30012

The Gordon Law Firm
Attorneys at Law, LLC
Post Office Box 870
Hartwell, Georgia 30643
706-376-5418

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IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
ARNOLD RISNER,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 18ES138
PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
TO: WHOM IT MAY CONCERN
Allen Risner has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Arnold Risner 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 10:00 a.m., September 10, 2018.
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.
Merry P. Kirk
Judge of the Probate Court
P.O. Box 1159
Hartwell, GA 30643
(706) 376-2565

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IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
JAMES EDWARD BAILEY,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 18ES049
NOTICE
[For Discharge from Office
and all Liability]
IN RE: Petition for Discharge of Personal Representative
TO: WHOM IT MAY CONCERN
and (all and singular the heirs of said Decedent,)(the beneficiaries under the will,) and 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 10:00 a.m., August 27, 2018.
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.
Merry P. Kirk
Judge of the Probate Court
P.O. Box 1159
Hartwell, GA 30643
(706) 376-2565

The Hartwell Sun

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 700, 8 Benson St.
Hartwell, GA 30643
Phone: 706-376-8025
Fax: 706-376-3016