2018-12-06 / Public Notices

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NOTICE OF SERVICE BY
PUBLICATION
Superior Court of Lincoln County,
Case No. 18-CV-0042;
Barbara Williams, Sara H. Efird, JoyceMacMullen (f/k/a Joyce Mayon, f/k/a JoyceMason), Donnie M. Hammett, and RonnieC. Hammett, as heirs of NARDIE G. HAM­METT (late of South Carolina) and current ti­tle holders of record, Plaintiffs v. THE HEIRSOF NARDIE G. HAMMETT, LATE OFSOUTH CAROLINA, KNOWN AND ANYUNKNOWN INTERESTED PARTIES, ANDALL OF THE WORLD, Respondents.
To: Sara Efrid, Joyce Mason MacMullen,Donald (Donnie) Hammett, Ronald (Ron­nie) Hammett, Barbara H. Williams, heirs ofthe late John D. Hammett, Sr., late of SouthCarolina, who is believed to have died March8, 2007, Tina H. Redmond, Rebecca H. Sulli­van, John D. Hammett, Jr., Jason D. Hammett,Faye Hammett, and all unknown heirs of lawof each of the foregoing individuals:
By Order Granting Service by Publica­tion dated 11/05/2018 entered and filed on11/09/2018, you are hereby notified that onApril 11, 2018 Plaintiffs, named above, fileda Petition to Quiet Title in the Superior Courtof Lincoln County, Case No. 18-CV-0042.The subject matter of the Petition to QuietTitle is that Plaintiffs seek to quiet title toand cancel any interest you may have to theproperty commonly known as 1035 DelawareDrive, Lincolnton, Georgia 30817, and moreparticularly described in the Petition to QuietTitle which is available for you to review inthe office of the Clerk of the Superior Court ofLincoln County.
You are commanded to file with the Clerkof the Superior Court of Lincoln County, andto serve upon Plaintiffs’ attorney, Kristen T.Jones, Turner Jones Legal, LLC, Post OfficeBox 1703, Lincolnton, Georgia 30817, an An­FOR

swer to the Petition to Quiet Title in writingwithin thirty (30) days of the date of the OrderGranting Service by Publication.
This 9th day of November, 2018.
WITNESS, the
Hon. Judge Harold A. Hinesley,
Chief Judge of the Superior Court
of Lincoln County.
Signed: Amanda Doss, CLERK,
Superior Court of Lincoln County.
Kristen T. Jones
Attorney for Plaintiffs
Turner Jones Legal, LLC
Post Office Box 1703
Lincolnton, Georgia 30817
(706) 359-3332
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NOTICE
GEORGIA, LINCOLN COUNTY PROBATECOURT
The petition of DANIEL BRETT BUSSEYfor a year’s support from the estate of TRACIW. BUSSEY, deceased, for decedent’s surviv­ing spouse, having been duly filed, interestedpersons are hereby notified to show cause, ifany, on or before DECEMBER 20TH , 2018,why said petition should not be granted. 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 statedin the preceding sentence. All pleadings/ob­jections must be signed before a notary publicor before a probate court clerk, and filing feesmust be tendered with your pleadings/objec­tions. Contact probate court personnel at thefollowing address/telephone number for therequired amount of filing fees. If any objec­tions are filed, a hearing will be scheduled ata later date. If no objections are filed, the peti­tion may be granted without a hearing.
LEE D. MOSS, PROBATE JUDGE
By: Debbie Pruett, Clerk
P. O. Box 205
Lincolnton, Ga. 30817
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NOTICE TO DEBTORS
AND CREDITORS
All persons having claims against EARLCLARENCE PARTRIDGE and his 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 his estate, arerequested to make immediate payment to theundersigned.
This 16th day of November 2018.
Pamela Partridge Jordan
Administrator
Chadwick D. Medlin
P.O. Box 3225
Evans, GA 30809
Estate of: EARL CLARENCE PAR­TRIDGE 11 22 4tc

To: PATRICK LEEKING, a/k/a PATRICK T.LEEKING, SR., and anyone claiming an inter­est in the property described below.
Take Notice That:
The right to redeem the following describedproperty, to wit:
All that lot, tract or parcel of land, lying andbeing in the 269th G.M. D. of Lincoln County,Georgia, and being shown and depicted as “Fi­nal Subdivision Plat for “Longleaf Pointe” onthat certain plat prepared for Georgia Shoeline,LLC, by James F. Mattison, IV, R.L.S. No.2701, which plat is recorded in the Office ofthe Clerk of Superior Court of Lincoln County,Georgia, in Plat Cabinet A, Slide 156-157, asLot 49. Referenced is hereby made to said platfor a more complete and accurate descriptionas to the metes, bounds, and location of saidproperty.
Subject to all easements and restrictions ofrecord.
Said tract of land is known as Map/Parcel59G 049, with an address of 1010 PineknollLane, Lincolnton, Georgia 30817 in the TaxAssessor’s Office of Lincoln County, Georgia.
will expire and be forever foreclosed andbarred on and after the 14th day of DECEM­BER, 2018. The tax deed to which this noticerelates is dated the 5th day of September, 2017,and is recorded in the office of the Clerk of theSuperior Court of Lincoln County, Georgia, inDeed Book 255, at page 446-447.
The property may be redeemed at any timebefore the 14th day of DECEMBER, 2018, bypayment of the redemption price as fixed andprovided by law to the undersigned at the fol­lowing address: 12 Siebald Street, Statesboro,Georgia 30458.
ROBERT K. BELL, JR.

INVESTMENTS, INC.
Stephen T. Rushing, Esq.
Taulbee, Rushing, Snipes,
Marsh & Hodgin, LLC
12 Siebald Street, Statesboro, Georgia 30458
912/764-9055
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Notice is given that articles of incorporationthat will incorporate the Mildred Estes FortsonHeritage Foundation have been delivered tothe Secretary of State for filing in accordancewith the Georgia Nonprofit Corporation Code.The initial registered office of the corporationis located at 2060 White Rock Road, Lincoln­ton, Georgia and its initial registered agent atsuch address is Gary Edwards.
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To: ESTATE OF CAROLYN DOCKERY,AUSTIN DOCKERY, JR., ANGELA HER­RICK, and anyone claiming an interest in theproperty described below.
Take Notice That:
The right to redeem the following describedproperty, to wit:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and be­ing in the 184th G.M. District, Lincoln Coun­ty, Georgia, containing six (6) acres, bounded,now or formerly, as follows: NORTH bylands of Clinton and Patricia Mobley; EASTby State Route No. 43; SOUTH by lands ofMr. and Mrs. Coleman G. McKellar, Jr.; andWEST by lands of Burton and Norman. Saidtract is more particularly described accord­ing to a plat of same made from a survey byWalter Bell, Surveyor, dated December 20,1972, and recorded in Plat Book 5, at page122 of the records in the Office of the Clerkof Superior Court, Lincoln County, Georgia,and which plat and the recording thereof areincorporated herein by reference as a part ofthis description.
Said tract of land is known as Map/Par­cel 40 012, with an address of 3003 ThomsonHwy. Lincolnton, Georgia 30817 in the TaxAssessor’s Office of Lincoln County, Geor­gia. will expire and be forever foreclosed andbarred on and after the 14th day of DECEM­BER, 2018. The tax deed to which this noticerelates is dated the 5th day of September, 2017,and is recorded in the office of the Clerk of theSuperior Court of Lincoln County, Georgia, inDeed Book 255, at page 454-455.
The property may be redeemed at any timebefore the 14th day of DECEMBER, 2018, bypayment of the redemption price as fixed andprovided by law to the undersigned at the fol­lowing address: 12 Siebald Street, Statesboro,Georgia 30458.
ROBERT K. BELL, JR.
INVESTMENTS, INC.
Stephen T. Rushing, Esq.
Taulbee, Rushing, Snipes,
Marsh & Hodgin, LLC
12 Siebald Street, Statesboro, Georgia 30458
912/764-9055
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NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
UNDER POWER
LINCOLN COUNTY, GEORGIA
Under and by virtue of the Power of Salecontained in a Security Deed given by MaryElizabeth Jones to United States of Americaacting through the Rural Housing Serviceor successor agency, United States Depart­ment of Agriculture, dated July 23, 2010,and recorded in Deed Book 204, Page 57,Lincoln County, Georgia Records, convey­ing the after-described property to secure aNote in the original principal amount of OneHundred Fifteen Thousand and 0/100 dollars($115,000.00), with interest thereon as setforth therein, there will be sold at public out­cry to the highest bidder for cash before thecourthouse door of Lincoln County, Georgia,within the legal hours of sale on January 2,2019, the following described property:
ALL that lot or parcel of land with im­provements thereon, situate, lying and beingin the 186th District, G.M., and within theCity Limits of Lincolnton, State of Georgia,County of Lincoln, containing 0.42 acre, moreor less, and being designated as Tract B on aplat of property of Mack Matthews preparedfrom survey by Walter Bell, Surveyor, datedNovember 19, 1974 and recorded in the Officeof the Clerk of the Superior Court of LincolnCounty, Georgia, in Plat Book 5, Page 319;reference being made to said plat for a morecomplete and accurate description as to themetes, bounds and location of said property.Said property is bounded, now or formerly:North by lands of Romie Beckum and lands ofthe Mrs. J.P. Cothran; and West by the right ofway of Dallis Street.
Said property is conveyed subject to andwith notice of the following matters: a) drain­age easements, building setback lines, and allother matters shown on the plat of record; b)general utility easements and road right-of-way grants and easements.
Said property is hereby conveyed subject toany and all other easements and restrictions ofrecord in the aforesaid Clerk's Office.
Tax map & parcel number: L6:05
Said property being commonly knownas 190 Dallas Street, Lincolnton, Georgia30817.
The debt secured by said Security Deed hasbeen and is hereby declared due because of,among other possible events of default, failureto pay the indebtedness as and when due andin the manner provided in the Note and Secu­rity Deed. The debt remaining in default, thissale will be made for the purpose of payingthe same and all expenses of this sale, as pro­vided in Security Deed and by law, includingattorney’s fees (notice of intent to collect at­torney’s fees having been given).
The entity having full authority to nego­tiate, amend or modify all terms of the loan(although not required by law to do so) is:USDA, Rural Development they can be con­tacted at (800) 349-5097 x 4500 for Loss

Mitigation Dept, or by writing to 1400 Inde­pendence Ave, SW, Procurement ManagementDivision, Washington, District of Columbia20250, to discuss possible alternatives toavoid foreclosure.
Said property will be sold subject to anyoutstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxeswhich are a lien, but not yet due and payable),any matters which might be disclosed by anaccurate survey and inspection of the property,any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoningordinances, restrictions, covenants, and mat­ters of record superior to the Security Deedfirst set out above.
To the best knowledge and belief of the un­dersigned, the party in possession of the prop­erty is Mary Elizabeth Jones or tenant(s); andsaid property is more commonly known as 190Dallas Street, Lincolnton, GA 30817.
The sale will be conducted subject to (1)confirmation that the sale is not prohibitedunder the U.S. Bankruptcy Code (2) final con­firmation and audit of the status of the loanwith the holder of the security deed and (3)any right of redemption or other lien not extin­guished by foreclosure.
Rural Housing Service, U.S. Departmentof Agriculture as Attorney in Fact for MaryElizabeth Jones.
Brock & Scott, PLLC
4360 Chamblee Dunwoody Road
Suite 310
Atlanta, GA 30341
404-789-2661
B&S file no.: 18-11036

STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF LINCOLNNOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Under and by virtue of the power of salegranted by James W. Hopkins, Jr. and CherriA. Hopkins A/K/A Cherri Hopkins ("Grant­or") to Queensborough National Bank andTrust Company ("Grantee") in that certainDeed to Secure Debt dated August 22, 2007,and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of theSuperior Court of Lincoln County, Georgia, inDeed Book 181, Page(s) 279, et seq., Granteewill offer for sale at public outcry before theCourthouse Door, in Lincoln County, Geor­gia, within the legal hours of sale on the FirstWednesday in January 2019, being January2, 2019, for CASH to the highest bidder, thepurchaser paying the transfer tax, all costs ofpreparing and recording a deed of conveyance,ad valorem taxes and all other assessments orliens against the property, if any, the follow­ing described properties, to-wit:
SEE “EXHIBIT A” ATTACHED HERE­TO The above-referenced Deed to Secure Debtwas given to secure an indebtedness evidencedby a Promissory Note in the original principalamount of Four Hundred Fifty-Four ThousandOne Hundred Seventy-Five Dollars and FiftyCents Dollars ($454,175.50) with interestthereon, and also any renewals, extensions,or modifications of any such indebtedness inwhole or in part and all future advances thatwere made by Grantee.
The indebtedness secured by said Deed toSecure Debt has been and is again declareddue and payable in full because of, amongother events of default, the failure of Borrowerto make payments when due in the mannerprovided in the Promissory Note. The indebt­edness remaining in default, the sale will bemade for the purpose of applying the proceedsthereof to the payment of the indebtednesssecured by the said Deed to Secure Debt, ac­crued interest thereon, expenses of the sale,attorneys' fees (notice of intention to collectattorneys' fees having been given) and all oth­er sums secured by the Deed to Secure Debt,and the remainder, if any, shall be applied asprovided by said Deed to Secure Debt and bylaw.
To the best of the undersigned's knowledgeand belief, the property described on “ExhibitA” is in the possession of James W. Hopkins,Jr. and Cherri A. Hopkins A/K/A Cherri Hop­kins, or a tenant or tenants. The property ismore commonly known as 1090 ApacheeDrive
Lincolnton, Georgia 30817 and Lots 31, 32,and 33 Section H in Indian Cove Sub Div, Lin­coln, Georgia 30817 . Said property will besold as the property of James W. Hopkins, Jr.and Cherri A. Hopkins A/K/A Cherri Hopkinsand subject to any outstanding ad valoremtaxes (including taxes which are a lien, but arenot yet due and payable), any matters whichmight be disclosed by an accurate survey andinspection of the property, any assessments,zoning ordinances, covenants, all liens, en­cumbrances, easements, restrictions or othermatters of record that may have priority oversaid Deed to Secure Debt, if any. The sale willbe conducted subject (1) to confirmation thatthe sale is not prohibited under the U. S. Bank­ruptcy Code, and (2) to final confirmation andaudit of the status of the Loan with the holderof the Deed to Secure Debt.
In compliance with Official Code of Geor­gia Section 44-124-162.2, Grantee herebystates that the person with full authority tonegotiate, amend, and modify all terms of thesecurity deed with the debtor is Tom Watson,whose address is P.O. Box 467 and whosetelephone number is 478-625-2000. However,this statement does not imply that Grantee willin fact agree to negotiate, amend and modifythe terms of the security deed. QueensboroughNational Bank And Trust Company, JamesC. Overstreet, Jr., Klosinski Overstreet, LLP,1229 Augusta West Parkway, Augusta, Geor­gia 30909, Tel: 706-863-2255.
“EXHIBIT A”
TRACT 1:
ALL THAT LOT OR PARCEL OF LAND,together with all buildings and improvementsthereon, situate, lying and being in the State ofGeorgia, County of Lincoln, being known anddesignated as Lot No. 31, Block H of the In­dian Cove Subdivision of Kimberling Invest­ment Corporation land within the Clark HillReservoir Area in said county, according to aplat of Indian Cove as prepared by James G.

Swift, P.E., Augusta, Georgia, dated March 12,1963, and which plat is recorded in Plat Book3, Page 2 of the records of the Office of theClerk of Superior Court for Lincoln County,Georgia; reference being made to said platfor a more complete and accurate descriptionas to the metes, bounds and location of saidproperty.
SAID property is conveyed subject to anyand all applicable easements, restrictions andcovenants recorded in aforesaid clerk's officeincluding restrictions, easements, and reser­vations contained in a deed from the UnitedStates of America to Kimberling InvestmentCorporation recorded in Deed Book 23, page112-113 and restrictive covenants recorded inDeed Book 23, pages 257-258 of the LincolnCounty records.
Said property is subject to an easementfrom Kimberling Investment Corporation toGeorgia Power Company dated March 1963recorded in Deed Book 23, page 493; and tothe rights of Lincoln County, Georgia under aright of way deed dated May 22, 1964, record­ed in Deed Book 21, page 491, of the LincolnCounty Records.
Map and Parcel No.: 67A:141
TRACT 2:
ALL THAT LOT OR PARCEL OF LAND,together with all buildings and improvementsthereon, situate, lying and being in the State ofGeorgia, County of Lincoln, being known anddesignated as Lots No. 32 and Lot 33, BlockH, Indian Cove Subdivision according to aplat of Indian Cove as prepared by James G.Swift, P.E,, Augusta, Georgia, dated March 12,1963, and which plat is recorded in Plat Book3, Page 2 of the records of the Office of theClerk of Superior Court for Lincoln County,Georgia; reference being made to said platfor a more complete and accurate descriptionas to the metes, bounds and location of saidproperty.
This property is subject to such restrictivecovenants as pertain to Indian Cove Subdivi­sion Estates as shown of record in said Clerk'sOffice in Deed Book 23 at page 248.
Tax Map No.: as to Lot 32, 67A:142
as to Lot 33, 67A:143
TRACT 3:
ALL THAT LOT OR PARCEL OF LAND,lying and being in the 269th District, G.M.,Lincoln County, Georgia, being known anddesignated as Lot No. 34, Section H of IN­DIAN COVE SUBDIVISION, as shown on asubdivision plat of said subdivision made froma survey by James G. Swift, P.C., dated March23,1963 and recorded in Plat Book 3, Page 2of the records in. the Office of the Clerk ofSuperior Court, Lincoln County, Georgia, andwhich plat and the recording thereof is incor­porated herein by reference as a part of thisdescription.
This property is subject to such restrictivecovenants as pertain to Indian Cove Subdivi­sion Estates as shown of record in said Clerk'sOffice in Deed Book 23 at page 248.
Tax Map No.: 67A:144

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF LIN­COLNTON COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE:ROBERT D. ADAMS,
ESTATE NO.
DECEASED
TO: DARRYL ADAMS AND VICKI AD­AMS duly filed, all interested persons are herebynotified to show cause, if any they have, on orbefore December 28, 2018, why said Petitionshould not be granted.
All objections to the Petition must be inwriting, setting forth the grounds of any suchobjections, and must be filed on or before thetime stated in the preceding sentence. All ob­jections should be sworn to before a notarypublic or before a Probate Court Clerk, andfiling fees must be tendered with your objec­tions, unless you qualify to file as an indigentparty.
Contact Probate Court personnel for therequired amount of filing fees. If any objec­tions are filed, a hearing will be in the ProbateCourt of the above named County, scheduledat a later date. If no objections are filed, thePetition may be granted without a hearing.
HON. LEE D. MOSS
Judge of the Probate Court
John C. Hammond, LLC
Attorney at Law, LLC
Post Office Box 1137
By: Clerk of the Probate Court
244 Jackson Street
Post Office Box 205
Thomson, Georgia 30824
Lincolnton, Georgia 30817

NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE AD
Under and by virtue of the Power of Salecontained in a Security Deed given by HarryOlin Hamlet, Jr. to FARMERS AND MER­CHANTS BANK, dated, July 2, 2007, record­ed in Deed Book 179, Pages 178-182, LincolnCounty, Georgia Records, conveying the after-

described property to secure a Note in theoriginal principal amount of SIXTY THOU­SAND FOUR HUNDRED SEVENTY ONEAND 50/100 DOLLARS ($60,471.50), withinterest thereon as set forth therein, there willbe sold at public outcry to the highest bidderfor cash before the courthouse door of LincolnCounty, Georgia, within the legal hours of saleon the second Tuesday in January, 2019, thefollowing described property:
All that tract or parcel of land, lying andbeing in he 187th District, G.M., LincolnCounty, Georgia, being known and designatedas Lot No. 2 of Section “J” of the PONDE­ROSA SUBDIVISION, as shown on a August27, 1987 plat of said subdivision, entitled“Ponderosa Subdivision Revision” preparedby Charles W. Elam, Georgia RegisteredLand Surveyor No. 968, a copy of which isrecorded in Plat Book A, at page 186 of therecords contained in the office of the Clerk ofSuperior Court, Lincoln County, Georgia, andto which plat, reference is specifically made inaid of and for a more accurate and completedescription as to its courses, metes, boundsand distances.
SUBJECT TO SUCH RESTRICTIVECOVENANTS as pertain to the PonderosaSubdivision as shown of record in the office ofthe Clerk of Superior Court, Lincoln County,Georgia, in Deed Book 28, at pages 175-176and also subject to such conditions, easementsand reservations in favor of the United Statesof America as are contained in the Deed Book20, at page 515-516.
This is the same tract as that conveyed toHarry Olin Hamlet by General Warranty Deeddated July 2, 2007, a copy of which is recordedin Deed Book 179 at page 183 in the office ofthe Clerk of Superior Court, Lincoln County,Georgia.
Tax Map and Parcel No.: 35A010
The debt secured by said Security Deed hasbeen and is hereby declared due because of,among other possible events of default, failureto pay the indebtedness as and when due andin the manner provided in the Note and Secu­rity Deed. The debt remaining in default, thissale will be made for the purpose of paying thesame and all expenses of this sale, as providedin Security Deed and by law, including attor­ney fees (notice of intent to collect attorneyfees having been given). Said property willbe sold subject to any outstanding ad valoremtaxes (including taxes which are a lien, but notyet due and payable), any matters which mightbe 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.
To the best knowledge and belief of the un­dersigned, the party in possession of the prop­erty is the Estate of Harry Olin Hamlet, Jr. ora tenant or tenants and said property is morecommonly known as Lot Number 2 of Sec­tion J of the Ponderosa Subdivision, LincolnCounty, Georgia.
The sale will be conducted subject (1) toconfirmation that the sale is not prohibited un­der the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to finalconfirmation and audit of the status of the loanwith the holder of the security deed, Farmersand Merchants Bank, as Attorney in Fact forHarry Olin Hamlet, Jr.
FARMERS AND MERCHANTS BANK
Attorney-in-Fact for Harry Olin Hamlet, Jr.
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS DEBTCOLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECTA DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINEDWILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
James T. Jones, Jr.
Post Office Box 1255
Thomson, Georgia 30824
706-595-2333
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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF LINCOLNCOUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
In Re: VICKY LYNN DAWKINSCIVIL ACTION FILE NO: 18CV0132
NOTICE OF PETITION TO
CHANGE NAME
GEORGIA, Lincoln County
Notice is hereby given that VICKY LYNNDAWKINS filed her petition in the SuperiorCourt of Lincoln County, Georgia on the 28thof November, 2018, praying for a change inthe name of petitioner from VICKY LYNNDAWKINS to VICKY LYNN HOLLOWAY.Notice is hereby given pursuant to law to anyinterested or affected party to appear in saidCourt and to file objections to such namechange. Objections must be filed with saidCourt within 30 days of the filing of said peti­tion. This 28th day of November, 2018.
John P. Wills
Attorney for Petitioner
Wills Law Firm, LLC
P.O. Box 1620
Thomson, GA 30824
706-595-8100
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