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THOMAS W. CATOE, SR. ...

Catoe

NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

All creditors of the Estate of Thomas W. Catoe, Sr., deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render int heir demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to us.

This 19th day of June, 2017.

Alvalee Wessinger, Executor
792 Rider Road
Dawsonville, Georgia 33054

06/28, 07/05, 07/12, 07/19/17

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LOLA PEAL RIDER ...

Rider

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF
LUMPKIN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF
LOLA PEAL RIDER,
DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 2017-80

PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE

To whom it may concern:

Sue Duff Stuart has petitioned for to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Lola Pearl Rider, 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 July 24, 2017.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk. If any objections re filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.

Michael A. Chastain
Judge of the Probate Court

By: Shelley Wilson
Clerk of the Probate Court
325 Riley Road, Room 122
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
706-864-3847

06/28, 07/05, 07/12, 07/19/17

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NANCY ANN CURTIS ...

Curtis

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF
LUMPKIN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF
NANCY ANN CURTIS,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 2017-65

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE

To whom it may concern:

John Hill Vickers, IV has petitioned for to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Nancy Ann Curtis, 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 July 24, 2017.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections re filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.

Michael A. Chastain
Judge of the Probate Court

By: Shelley Wilson
Clerk of the Probate Court
325 Riley Road, Room 122
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
706-864-3847

06/28, 07/05, 07/12, 07/19/17

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RICHARD JACKSON WITCHER ...

Witcher

NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

All creditors of the Estate of Richard Jackson Witcher, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment ot us.

This 3rd day of July, 2017.

Michael David Witcher, Administrator
5458 S. Chestatee Street
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533

07/05, 07/12, 07/19, 07/26/17

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NOS - GETZ ...

Getz

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in that certain Deed to Secure Debt (Security Deed) executed by Anna Getz, also known as Anna Elizabeth Getz-Scarbrough, in favor of GMRC Loan Program, Inc., dated February 5, 2014, and recorded at Deed Book 1268, pages 668-675, of the Lumpkin County, Georgia Deed Records, the undersigned will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the door of the Courthouse of Lumpkin County, Georgia, during the legal hours of sale, on the first Tuesday in August, 2017, that being August 1, 2017, the following described property:

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 241 of the 15th District, 1st Section, Lumpkin County, Georgia, being described as Tract 4A containing 1.051 acres, more or less, and Tract 5A, containing 1.100 acres, more or less, on a plat prepared by John T. Gaston, Georgia Registered Land Surveyor, dated September 19, 2005, recorded in Plat Cabinet One, Slide 120, Plat 189A, Lumpkin County Records, said plat being incorporated herein by reference thereto.

The debt secured by said Security Deed is evidenced by a Promissory Note (Note), dated February 5, 2014, executed by Anna Elizabeth Getz-Scarbrough, in the original amount of $150,000.00, payable, principal and interest from the date thereof shown on said Note on the unpaid balance until paid.

Default has occurred in the payment of the debt evidenced by the Note and secured by the Security Deed as a result of the nonpayment of installments owed thereunder. The total balance of said debt has, therefore, been declared due and the Security Deed foreclosable according to its terms.

The debt remaining in default, the property will be sold to the highest bidder for cash as the property of Anna Getz, a/k/a Anna Elizabeth Getz-Scarbrough, the proceeds to be applied to the payment of said indebtedness, attorneys fees (notice of intention to collect attorneys fees having been given), and the lawful expenses of said sale, all as provided in the Notes and the Security Deed, said sale to be subject to any and all unpaid taxes and assessments, and restrictions, easements and liens of record with priority over the Security Deed referenced above.

An Order of Dismissal was entered on January 28, 2016 in the Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Case of Anna Elizabeth Getz-Scarbrough, Case No. 15-22032-jrs, in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

To the best of the undersigneds knowledge and belief, the property is in the possession of Anna Getz, a/k/a Anna Elizabeth Getz-Scarbrough, and will be sold as the property of Anna Getz, a/k/a Anna Elizabeth Getz-Scarbrough.

The undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser as authorized in the aforementioned Security Deed.

Anna Getz, a/k/a Anna Elizabeth Getz-Scarbrough By: GMRC Loan Program, Inc. as Attorney-in-Fact

Hulsey, Oliver & Mahar, LLP
P. O. Box 1457
Gainesville, GA 30503
(770) 532-6312

07/05, 07/12, 07/19, 07/26/17

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NOS - SILVA ...

Silva

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER CONTAINED IN SECURITY DEED
STATE OF GEORGIA,
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

Pursuant to a power of sale contained in a certain security deed executed by Hugo A. Silva and Doris G. Silva, hereinafter referred to as Grantor, to Mariah Construction LLP recorded in Deed Book S-32, beginning at page 419, of the deed records of the Clerk of the Superior Court of the aforesaid state and county, and by virtue of a default under the terms of said security deed, and the related note, the undersigned attorney-in-fact for the aforesaid Grantor (which attorney-in-fact is the present holder of said security deed and note secured thereby) will sell at the usual place of conducting Sheriff's sales in said county within the legal hours of sale, for cash, to the highest bidder on the first Tuesday in August 2017, all property described in said security deed including but not limited to the following described property:

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 46 of the 11th District, originally Hall now Lumpkin County, Georgia, consisting of 1.501 acres, more or less, being more fully described and delineated as Lot #9 on a plat of survey of the Sherwood Forest Subdivision, Phase One, prepared by Donald Rex Jones, Registered Georgia Land Surveyor #2396, dated June 22, 2000, and recorded in Cabinet #1, Slide #50, Plat #188, Lumpkin County Records, said plat is incorporated by reference herein.

Said legal description being controlling, however, the Property is more commonly known as: 240 Friar Tuck Trail North, Murrayville, GA 30564

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 be subject to the following items which may affect the title: 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, and all other matters of record superior to the said Security Deed.

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.

First National Bank of America is the entity with authority to negotiate, amend and modify the terms of the Note and Security Deed. First National Bank of Americas address is 241 East Saginaw, East Lansing, MI 48826. First National Bank of America may be contacted by telephone at 800-642-4578.

To the best of the undersigned's knowledge and belief, the party in possession of the property is believed to be Hugo A. Silva aka Hugo Aroldo Silva and Doris G. Silva aka Doris Giuliano aka Doris Green aka Doris C. Heme aka Doris Carol Green-Silva, or tenant(s).

Rose Acceptance, Inc.,
as Transferee, Assignee, and Secured Creditor As attorney-in-fact for the aforesaid Grantor

Campbell & Brannon, LLC
Attorneys at Law
Glenridge Highlands II
5565 Glenridge Connector
Suite 350
Atlanta, GA 30342
(770) 392-0041

THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE HELD TO BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR, UNDER FEDERAL LAW. IF SO, ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

07/05, 07/12, 07/19, 07/26/17

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NOS - THOMAS ...

Thomas

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Deed to Secure Debt given by WAYNE EZEKIEL THOMAS to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., ("MERS"), AS NOMINEE FOR MORTGAGE LENDERS OF AMERICA, LLC , dated 09/05/2013, and Recorded on 09/06/2013 as Book No. 1257 and Page No. 559 573, LUMPKIN County, Georgia records, as last assigned to JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (the Secured Creditor), by assignment, conveying the after described property to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of $184,320.00, 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 LUMPKIN County Courthouse within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in August, 2017, the following described property:

ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 307 OF THE 5TH DISTRICT, 1ST SECTION, LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA, CONSISTING OF 10.20 ACRES, MORE OR LESS AND BEING MORE FULLY DESCRIBED AND DELINEATED ACCORDING TO A PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED JANUARY 27, 1999 BY MARK E. CHASTAIN, GEORGIA REGISTERED LAND SURVEYOR, WHICH IS RECORDED IN PLAT CABINET ONE, SLIDE 26, PLAT 108, LUMPKIN COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS, WHICH PLAT IS INCORPORATED HEREIN AND MADE A PART HEREOF BY REFERENCE.

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).

JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION holds the duly endorsed Note and is the current assignee of the Security Deed to the property. JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, acting on behalf of and, as necessary, in consultation with JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (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, JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION may be contacted at: JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, 3415 VISION DRIVE, COLUMBUS, OH 43219, 866 550 5705.

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 756 NIMBLEWILL CREEK RD, DAHLONEGA, GEORGIA 30533 is/are: WAYNE EZEKIEL THOMAS 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.

JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION as Attorney in Fact for WAYNE EZEKIEL THOMAS.

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

00000005697503
BARRETT DAFFIN FRAPPIER LEVINE & BLOCK, LLP
4004 Belt Line Road
Suite 100
Addison, Texas 75001
Telephone: (972) 341 5398

07/05, 07/12, 07/19, 07/26/17

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ANN PATTERSON SHIRLEY ...

Shirley

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF
LUMPKIN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE:
ANN PATTERSON SHIRLEY,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 2017-84

NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE
FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT

The Petition of Paul W. Shirley, for a year's support from the estate of Ann Patterson Shirley, Deceased, for Decedent's (Surviving Spouse) having been duly filed, all interested person are hereby notified to show cause, if any they have, on or before August 7, 2017, 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. 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.

Michael A. Chastain
Judge of the Probate Court

By: Shelley Wilson
Clerk of the Probate Court
325 Riley Road, Room 122
Dahlonega, GA 30533
706-864-3547

07/05, 07/12, 07/19, 07/26/17

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BYRON H. LEFEVRE ...

LeFevre

NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

All creditors of the Estate of Byron H. LeFevre, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to us.

This 6th day of July, 2017.

D. Thomas LeFevre
3064 Chattahoochee Trace
Gainesville, GA 30506

07/12, 07/19, 07/26, 08/02/17

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DANNY PRESETON KIRK, SR. ...

Kirk

NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

All creditors of the Estate of Danny Preston Kirk, Sr., deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to us.

This 6th day July, 2017.

John Roger Palmour, Administrator
583 Riverview Trail E.
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533

07/12, 07/19, 07/26, 08/02/17

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DOYLE BUTLER ...

Butler

NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

All creditors of the Estate of Doyle Butler, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to us.

This 5th day of July, 2017.

Kristopher Butler
Executor
2573 Cam Wahsega Road
Dahlonega, GA 30533

07/12, 07/19, 07/26, 08/02/17

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HAROLD GLEN TEMPLE ...

Temple

NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

All creditors of the Estate of Harold Glen Temple, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate required to make immediate payment to us.

This 6th day of July, 2017.

Jacquelyn Cobb Temple, Executor
93 Temple Drive
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533

07/12, 07/19, 07/26, 08/02/17

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PHILIP GARY CAIIN, SR. ...

Cain

NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

All creditors of the Estate of Philip Gary Cain, Sr., deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are requited to make immediate payment ot us.

This 5th day of July, 2017.

Catherine Cain
Administrator
117 Turner Road
Dahlonega, GA 30533

07/12, 07/19, 07/26, 08/02/17

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RAYMOND JOHN ARATARI ...

Aratari

NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

All creditors of the Estate of Raymond John Aratari, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to us.

This 6th day of July, 2017.

Christopher A. Aratari
940 Crescent Ridge Dr.
Buford, GA 30518

07/12, 07/19, 07/26, 08/02/17

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WILLIAM HENRY PLEASANTS ...

Pleasants

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF
LUMPKIN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF
WILLIAM HENRY PLEASANTS, JR
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 2015-132

NOTICE
(For Discharge from Office
and all Liability)

IN RE: Petition for Discharge of Personal Representative

TO: 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 here is any, to the above-reference Petition, in this Court on or before July 31, 2017.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections of he 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. 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.

Michael A. Chastain
Judge of the Probate Court

By: Shelley Wilson
Clerk of the Probate Court
325 Riley Road, Room 122
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
706-864-3847

07/19/17

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WINSTON LUKE WHITEY ...

Whitey

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF
LUMPKIN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF
WINSTON LUKE WHITEY,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 2017-94

PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE

TO: Kailyn McVay and
Robert McVay
and to whom it may concern:

Martha Jane Karnes has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Winston Luke Whitey, deceased, of said County. 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 file with the Court on or before August 14, 2017.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting for the the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk. 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.

Michael A. Chastain
Judge of the Probate Court

By: Shelley Wilson
Clerk of the Probate Court
325 Riley Road, Room 122
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
706-864-3847

07/19, 07/26, 08/02, 08/09/17

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HAROLD SIMMONS ...

Simmons

NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LUMPKIN

All creditors of the Estate of Harold Simmons, deceased, late of said county and state, are hereby notified to render in writing their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment.

This 13th day of July, 2017.

RONA DEE SIMMONS
Executor of the Estate of
Harold Simmons, deceased
7395 Nicholson Road
Cumming, Georgia 30028

07/19, 07/26, 08/02, 08/09/17

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ELLEN GAIL CAIN HOLBROOK ...

Holbrook

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF
LUMPKIN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF
ELLEN GAIN CAIN HOLBROOK
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 00-15

NOTICE
(For Discharge from Office
and all Liability)

IN RE: Petition for Discharge of Personal Representative

TO: 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 here is any, to the above-reference Petition, in this Court on or before July 31, 2017.

BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections of he 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. 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.

Michael A. Chastain
Judge of the Probate Court

By: Shelley Wilson
Clerk of the Probate Court
325 Riley Road, Room 122
Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
706-864-3847

07/19/17

The Dahlonega Nugget

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 36,
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Phone: 706-864-3613
Fax: 706-864-5812