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LEGALS

PETITION FOR LETTERS
OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
JACOB AARON HUTTO has petitionedto be appointed Administrator of the estate ofSTEPHEN RAY HUTTO, deceased, of saidCounty. The petitioner has also applied forwaiver of bond and grant of certain powerscontained in O.C.G.A. 53-12-261. All inter­ested parties are hereby notified to show causewhy said petition should not be granted. Allobjections to the petition must be in writing,setting forth the grounds of any such objec­tions, and must be filed with the court by MAY26TH , 2017. All pleadings/objections must besigned under oath before a notary public or be­fore a probate court clerk, and filing fees mustbe tendered with your pleadings/objections,unless you qualify to file as an indigent party.Contact probate personnel at the following ad­dress/ telephone number for required amountof filing fees. If any objections are filed, ahearing will be held at a later date. If no ob­jections are filed, the petition may be grantedwithout a hearing.
Lee D. Moss, Probate Judge
Debbie Pruett, Clerk
P. O. Box 205
Lincolnton, GA 30817
706-359-5528
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PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
MARY P. GOLDMAN has petitioned tobe appointed Administrator of the estate ofJEAN . PARADISE, deceased, of said County.The petitioner has also applied for waiver ofbond and grant of certain powers contained inO.C.G.A. 53-12-261. All interested parties arehereby notified to show cause why said peti­tion should not be granted. All objections tothe petition must be in writing, setting forththe grounds of any such objections, and mustbe filed with the court by MAY 27TH , 2017.All pleadings/objections must be signed underoath before a notary public or before a probatecourt clerk, and filing fees must be tenderedwith your pleadings/objections, unless youqualify to file as an indigent party. Contactprobate personnel at the following address/telephone number for required amount of fil­ing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearingwill be held at a later date. If no objectionsare filed, the petition may be granted withouta hearing.
Lee D. Moss, Probate Judge
Debbie Pruett, Clerk
P. O. Box 205
Lincolnton, GA 30817
706-359-5528
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF
LINCOLN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: MARGARET KATHERINE LIV­INGSTON, DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 2017-044
NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE
FOR YEAR’S SUPPORT
The petition of VAN RHETT LIVINGS­TON, for a year’s support from the estate ofMARGARET KATHERINE LIVNGSTON,deceased, for Decedent’s surviving spouse,having been duly filed, all interested personsare hereby notified to show cause, if any theyhave, on or before May 26, 2017, why said pe­tition should not be granted.
All objections to the petition must be inwriting, setting forth the grounds of any suchobjections, and must be filed on or beforethe time stated in the preceding sentence. Allpleadings/objections must be sworn to beforea notary public or before a probate court clerk,and filing fees must be tendered with yourpleadings/objections. Contact probate courtpersonnel at the following address/telephonenumber for the required amount of filing fees.If any objections are filed, a hearing will bescheduled at a later date. If no objections arefiled, the petition may be granted without ahearing.
Lee D. Moss,
Judge of the Probate Court
By: Debbie Pruett,
Clerk of the Probate Court
P. O. Box 205
Lincolnton, Ga. 30817
Kristen T. Jones
Turner Jones Legal
290 N. Peachtree St.,
PO Box 1703

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
All persons having claims against LOUISEANDERSON PARTRIDGE and her estateare required to present the same to the under­signed, properly itemized and proven, withinthe time required by law. Any and all personsindebted to said deceased, or her estate, arerequested to make immediate payment to theundersigned.
This 2nd day of May, 2017.
EARL C. PARTRIDGE Administrator
Attorney:Chadwick D. Medlin
Address: P.O. Box 3225
Evans, GA
30809
Estate of:
LOUISE ANDERSON PARTRIDGE
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GEORGIA, LINCOLN COUNTY
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
By virtue of the power of sale containedin that certain Deed to Secure Debt fromByron S. Baldwin, Jr. and Melissa Baldwinto Farmers State Bank, dated June 24, 2005and recorded in Deed Book 153 pages 0540-0545, Lincoln County, Georgia records, saidDeed to Secure Debt having been given to se­cure a Note dated June 24, 2005 in the origi­nal principal sum of Two Hundred EightyThousand One Hundred and 00/100 Dollars($280,100.00), with interest from date at therate stated in said Note on the unpaid balanceuntil paid, there will be sold by the under­signed at public outcry to the highest bidderfrom cash before the Courthouse door at Lin­coln County, Georgia, within the legal hoursof sale on the first Tuesday in June, 2017, theproperty described on Exhibit “A” attachedhereto and incorporated herein by reference.The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debthas been and is hereby declared due becauseof, among other possible events of default,non-payment of the monthly installments onsaid loan. The debt remaining in default, thissale will be made for the purpose of payingthe same and all expenses of this sale, includ­ing attorney’s fees.
Said property will be sold as the propertyof Byron S. Baldwin, Jr. and Melissa Bald­win subject to a prior deed to secure debt infavor of Farmers State Bank dated June 24,2005, and recorded in Deed Book 153 pages0540-0545, Lincoln County, Georgia records,aforesaid records, to the outstanding ad va­lorem taxes and/or assessments, if any, andall easements and restrictions of record, ifany, having priority over this Deed to SecureDebt.
Farmers State Bank
As Attorney in Fact for
Byron S. Baldwin, Jr. and
Melissa Baldwin
Kristen T. Jones
Turner Jones Legal, LLC
Post Office Box 1703
Lincolnton, Georgia 30817
EXHIBIT “A”
Legal Description, from Security Deed ofProperty
PROPERTY DESCRIPTION FOR
BYRON S. BALDWIN, JR. AND MELISSABALDWIN
PROPERTY ADDRESS: 1140 CHOCTAWDRIVE, LINCOLNTON, GA 30817
TRACT ONE
All that tract or parcel of land, situate, lyingand being in the 186th District, G.M., LincolnCounty, Georgia, being known and designatedas Lot No. 59 of the Soap Creek Subdivision,containing 1.2 acres, more or less, and beingmore particularly described according to aplat of said Subdivision recorded in Plat Book1, at page 217 of the records located in theOffice of the Clerk of Superior Court, LincolnCounty, Georgia.
Said lot is conveyed subject to RestrictiveCovenants recorded in said Clerk’s Office inDeed Book 20, at page 135.
Said lot is conveyed subject to the followingRestrictions: any and all existing easements,for public roads, public highways, publicutilities and pipe lines; subject to the restric­tion that no structure shall be erected thereonwithin 25 feet of the road rights of way or 25feet of common lot boundary lines.
Conveyance is further made on the condi­tion that the property conveyed shall be usedfor cottage site purposes only and in the eventof use for any other purposes, title to the landand improvements shall revert to and vest inthe United States of America. As used hereinthe term “cottage site” means a parcel of landdeveloped or to be developed by the construc­tion

of a private cottage thereon and used, orto be used for private recreational purposes
Also, Excepting and Reserving to the Unit­ed States of America and its assigns a perpet­ual right and easement to occasionally over­flow, flood and submerge the above-describedlands, lying below elevation 346 m.s.l. as maybe required in connection with the operationand maintenance of the Thurmond Lake Res­ervoir (formerly known as Clark Hill Damand Reservoir Project) as authorized by theact of Congress approved December 22, 1944(Public Law 534, 78th Congress).
TRACT TWO
Also, all that tract or parcel of land, situate,lying and being in the 186th District, G.M.,Lincoln County, Georgia, containing 1.07acres, more or less, and being bound, now orformerly, in the North by Choctaw Drive; Eastby Choctaw Drive; South by Indian Road;and West by lands of the Estate of AdolphusS. Callaway, and being more particularly de­scribed according to a plat of the same madefrom a survey by William B. Ficklen, Survey­or, dated May 8, 1975, and recorded in PlatBook 5, at Page 368 of the records located inthe Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court,Lincoln County, Georgia.
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GEORGIA, LINCOLN COUNTY
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE
OF RIGHT TO REDEEM
[REF. O.C.G.A. § 48-4-5 et seq; 48-4-45 &48-4-46]
To: HELEN L. YOUNG & UNKNOWNHEIRS/ ESTATE REPRESENTATIVE OFHELEN L. YOUNG, IF ANY; TENANT/OWNER/ OCCUPANT OF 1256 FIRE­TOWER ROAD, LINCOLNTON, GEOR­GIA 30817; AND ALL PERSONS KNOWNAND UNKNOWN HAVING RECORD INLINCOLN COUNTY ANY RIGHT, TITLE,INTEREST IN, OR LIEN UPON 1256 FIRE­TOWER ROAD, LINCOLNTON, GEORGIA30817. RE: FORECLOSURE OF EQUITYOF REDEMPTION FOR TAX SALE DEED(REF. O.C.G.A. §48-4-45, 46)
Take notice that:
The right to redeem the following describedproperty, to wit will expire and be foreverforeclosed and barred at five o’clock (5 p.m.)on and after June 18, 2017 or within 30 daysafter legal service of the Notice pursuant to48-4-45 et seq., whichever date is later:
All that tract or parcel of land lying andbeing in the 186th District, G.M., LincolnCounty, Georgia, lying on South side of FireTower Road and bound, now or formerly, asfollows: North by Fire Tower road; East byother lands of Robert B. Norman and WalkerT. Norman; South by the North right-of-wayline of the Georgia Power Company Easementand West by lands of Mamie Cox and beingmore particularly described as Tract “A” andcontaining 0.50 acres, more or less, as shownon a plat prepared by Robert F. Wilkes, Lin­coln County, Georgia Surveyor, dated June21, 1985 and which plat is recorded in PlatBook 8, at Page 369, of the Lincoln Countyrecords and incorporated herein as part of thisdescription by reference.
ALSO: All that tract or parcel of land lyingand being in the 186th District, G.M., Lincolncounty, Georgia, lying on South side of FireTower Road and bound, now or formerly, asfollows: North by the tract above describedand being this day conveyed to Grantee: Eastby lands of Robert B. Norman and Walker T.Norman (Georgia Power Company Right-of-way Easement); South by lands of Robert B.Norman and Walker T. Norman, the centerlineof the Georgia Power Company Easementbeing the line; and West by lands of RobertB. Norman and Walker T. Norman (GeorgiaPower Company Right-of-way easement) andbeing described as Tract “B” and containing0.20 acres, more or less, on the plat abovereferenced and incorporated herein by suchreference.
As described in Deed Book 70, at Page630. Further described as Tax Map and ParcelNo. 037/081.
The property may be redeemed on or beforethe time and date stated above by payment ofthe redemption price fixed and provided bylaw to the undersigned at the following ad­dress: Kimberly Beggs
c/o Kristen T. Jones
Turner Jones Legal, LLC
Post Office Box 1703
Lincolnton, Georgia 30817
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PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
EARL C. PARTRIDGE has petitioned to beappointed Administrator of the estate of LOU­ISE ANDERSON PARTRIDGE, deceased, ofsaid County. The petitioner has also appliedfor waiver of bond and grant of certain powerscontained in O.C.G.A. 53-12-261. All inter­ested parties are hereby notified to show causewhy 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 by MAY26TH , 2017. All pleadings/objections must besigned under oath before a notary public or be­fore a probate court clerk, and filing fees mustbe tendered with your pleadings/objections,unless you qualify to file as an indigent party.Contact probate personnel at the following ad­dress/ telephone number for required amountof filing fees. If any objections are filed, ahearing will be held at a later date. If no ob­jections are filed, the petition may be grantedwithout a hearing.
Lee D. Moss, Probate Judge
Debbie Pruett, Clerk
P. O. Box 205
Lincolnton, GA 30817
706-359-5528
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PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
JOHN O. OLSON has petitioned to be ap­pointed Administrator of the estate of JOHNA. R. OLSON, deceased, of said County.The petitioner has also applied for waiver ofbond and grant of certain powers contained inO.C.G.A. 53-12-261. All interested parties arehereby notified to show cause why said peti­tion should not be granted. All objections tothe petition must be in writing, setting forththe grounds of any such objections, and mustbe filed with the court by JUNE 9, 2017. Allpleadings/objections must be signed underoath before a notary public or before a probatecourt clerk, and filing fees must be tenderedwith your pleadings/objections, unless youqualify to file as an indigent party. Contactprobate personnel at the following address/telephone number for required amount of fil­ing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearingwill be held at a later date. If no objectionsare filed, the petition may be granted withouta hearing.
Lee D. Moss, Probate Judge
Debbie Pruett, Clerk
P. O. Box 205
Lincolnton, GA 30817
706-359-5528
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PROBATE COURT OF
LINCOLN COUNTY, GEORGIA
RE: ESTATE OF: VIOLA M. STONE
This is to notify all interested parties tofile objection, if any, to the above referencedpetition, in this Court on or before June 9th,2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: Objections tothe petition must be in writing, setting forththe grounds of any such objections. All plead­ings/ objections must be singed before a notarypublic or before a probate court clerk, and fil­ing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an in­digent party. Contact probate court personnelat the following address/telephone number forthe required amount of filing fees. If any ob­jections are filed, a hearing will be scheduledat a later date. If no objections are filed, thepetition may be granted without a hearing.
Lee D. Moss, Probate Judge
Debbie Pruett, Clerk
P. O. Box 205
Lincolnton, Ga. 30817
706-359-5528
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NOTICE OF MERGER
Notice is given that a certificate of mergerwhich will effect a merger by and betweenLincoln Interim Corporation, a Georgia cor­poration, and Lincoln Bancshares, Inc., aGeorgia corporation, has been delivered tothe Secretary of State for filing in accordancewith the Georgia Business Corporation Code.The name of the surviving corporation in themerger is Lincoln Bancshares, Inc., a corpora­tion incorporated in the State of Georgia. Theregistered office of such corporation is locatedat 115 N. Washington St., Lincoln County,Lincolnton, Georgia 30817 and its registeredagent at such address is J. Bruce Turner. 518 2tp

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