Legals

PUBLIC NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR BIDS
FOR NEW WATER LINES AT THE
COPPER BASIN MEDICAL CENTER
TO BE RECEIVED ON OR BEFORE NOVEMBER 4TH, 2019
Polk County Government is seeking bids for new water lines at the Copper Basin Medical Center for the purpose of tying in Building A, Building B, Building C and Building D.
Specification will be:
2 lines at approximately 855 ft. of 3/4" pipe
1 line at approximately 1020 ft. of 3/4" pipe
1 line at approximately 1200 ft. of 3/4" pipe
With quarter turn shutoff valves installed every 250 ft. & easily accessible.
Purpose is for new meter that is set to tie onto existing buildings at the site.
**Accepting Bids until November 4th, 2019 at 12 noon, and to be open at 12:15 pm on November 4th, 2019.
Oct. 9-16
#538205

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
GEORGIA, FANNIN 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 Franklin M Barnett to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as grantee, as nominee for Stearns Lending, LLC, its successors and assigns, dated July 20, 2018, recorded in Deed Book 1260, Page 336, Fannin County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Freedom Mortgage Corporation by assignment recorded in Deed Book 1301, Page 575, Fannin County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of THREE HUNDRED FORTY-SEVEN THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED SEVEN AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($347,207.00), 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 Fannin 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 November, 2019, 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. Freedom Mortgage Corporation 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: Freedom Mortgage, 10500 Kinkaid Dr. Ste. 300, Fishers, IN 46037, 855-690-5900. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Franklin M Barnett and Kesha Faye Barnett or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 158 Ridge Brook Trail, Morganton, Georgia 30560. 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. Freedom Mortgage Corporation as Attorney in Fact for Franklin M Barnett McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net EXHIBIT "A" All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 208 of the 8th District and 1st Section of Fannin County, Georgia, containing 2.55 acres, more or less, and being described as Lot 41 of Ridge Brook, Phase II, as shown on a plat of survey by Polaris Surveyors, LLC, Richard E. Nutt, GRLS No. 1797, dated November 15, 2007, and recorded in Fannin County Records in Plat Hanger E-109, Pages 4-6. Said plat is incorporated herein, by reference hereto, for a full and complete description of the above described property. Benefited by Easement Agreement recorded in Fannin County Records in Deed Book 601, Pages 501-503 and Deed Book 634, Pages 746-748. Subject to conveyance of the right to use public and private roads as ingress and egress to and across property and the use of utility and water easements into and on property as shown in Warranty Deed recorded in Fannin County Records in Deed Book 85, Page 702. Subject to Blanket Easement to Blue Ridge Mountain Electric Membership Corporation recorded in Fannin County Records in Deed Book 791, Pages 248-249. Subject to Declaration of Covenants, Restrictions and Easements for Ridge Brook Subdivision; Declaration of Homeowners' Association for Ridge Brook Subdivision; Road Easement and Utility Easement and Erosion Control Easement for Ridge Brook Subdivision; Erosion and Sedimentation Agreement/Hold Harmless/Indemnification; Water Use, Maintenance and Easement Agreement for Ridge Brook Subdivision; Controlled Access Provisions for Ridge Brook Subdivision recorded in Fannin County Records in Deed Book 808, Pages 539 - 555; amended in Fannin County Records in Deed Book 964, Pages 383-400; Deed Book 966, Pages 664-681; Deed Book 976, Pages 219-239; Deed Book 1059, Pages 100-117 and Deed Book 1143, Pages 792-809. Subject to all easements, restrictions, rights-of-way (including those of others, if any, in and to the use of same), flood plain and buffer zones as shown on plat recorded in Fannin County Records in Plat Book 5, Page 245; Plat Hanger E-109, Pages 4-6; Plat Hanger E-61, Pages 5-8, and Plat Hanger E-371, Page 8. MR/ca 11/5/19 Our file no. 5629319 - FT17
Oct. 9-30
#533687

IN THE JUVENILE COURT OF FANNIN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN THE INTEREST OF: S.C.
SEX: F
DOB: 11-18-2014
CASE NO: 2017-JV-44
NOTICE OF SUMMONS
TO: SEAN COCKREHAM, biological father of the child.
You are hereby notified that the above styled action has been filed alleging the child to be a dependent child and to place custody of said child with the Petitioner, Christie Green, was filed on March 27, 2017, you are hereby commanded and required to appear and answer the allegations of the petition at the time and date of the hearing as set forth below. A copy of the Petition can be obtained from the Clerk of this Court. A hearing in this matter is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. on December 2, 2019 in the Fannin County Juvenile Court, 400 West Main Street, Blue Ridge, Georgia 30513.
This is a very serious matter. You should contact an attorney immediately so that you can be prepared for the court hearing. You have the right to hire an attorney and to have him or her represent you. If you cannot afford to hire an attorney, the court will appoint an attorney if the court finds that you are an indigent person. Whether or not you decide to hire an attorney, you have the right to attend the hearing of your case, to call witnesses on your behalf, and to question those witnesses brought against you.
If you have any questions concerning this notice, you may call the telephone number of the clerk's office which is 706-632-2039.
Witness the hand of the Honorable Judge Jan Wheeler, Juvenile Court Judge, Fannin County, this 30th day of September, 2019.
Honorable Jan WheelerFannin County Juvenile Court Judge
Oct. 9-23
#537431

STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF FANNIN
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER
Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in a Security Deed from JAMES WALTER VAUGHN, JR. to UNITED COMMUNITY BANK, dated September 11, 2014, recorded October 8, 2014, in Deed Book 1106, Page 368, Fannin County, Georgia records, said Security Deed being given to secure a Note from JAMES WALTER VAUGHN, JR. and JAMES WALTER VAUGHN, SR. dated September 11, 2014, in the original principal amount of Forty Thousand and 00/100 ($40,000.00) Dollars, with interest due thereon on the unpaid balance until paid; there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door at Fannin County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in November, 2019, the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 7th District, 1st Section, Land Lots 2, 3 and 35, Fannin County, Georgia, designated as Lot 79 of Star Creek Estates, containing 1.75 acres, as shown on plat of survey by Lane S. Bishop, GRLS No. 1575, dated May 4, 1992 and recorded in Plat Hanger A-57, Page 2-8, Fannin County Records, to which reference is hereby made for a more complete and accurate legal description.
Also conveyed herewith is an undivided 1/81 interest in and to Lot 17 as shown on the above referenced survey. Said Lot 17 is a community lot for access to Lake Blue Ridge and for the use as a common area by all property owners in Star Creek Estates Development.
This being the same property as was conveyed to Grantor herein by Warranty Deed from C & N Development, LLC dated August 15, 2001 and recorded in Deed Book 405, Page 294, Fannin County Records.
Subject to Restrictions, Reservations, Easements, Covenants, Oil, Gas or Mineral Rights of record, if any.
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, easements, 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 JAMES WALTER VAUGHN, JR. or a tenant or tenants.
UNITED COMMUNITY BANK,
as attorney in Fact for JAMES WALTER VAUGHN, JR.
L. Lou Allen
Stites & Harbison, PLLC
303 Peachtree Street, N.E.
Suite 2800
Atlanta, Georgia 30308
(404) 739-8893
THIS LAW FIRM IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
Oct. 9-30
#538180

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF FANNIN COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
In re the Name Change of:
Jette Bartholdy Brennan,
Petitioner
Civil Action Case Number 2019-V-328
NOTICE OF PETITION TO CHANGE NAME OF ADULT
Jette Bartholdy Brennan filed a petition in the Fannin County Superior Court on October 1, 2019, to change the name from: Jette Bartholdy Brennan to Jetta Bartholdy Brennan.
Any interested party has the right to appear in this case and file objections within 30 days after the Petition was filed.
Dated 10-1-2019
Jette Bartholdy Brennan
Petitioner, Pro se
599 Toccoa River Forest Lane
Mineral Bluff, GA 30559
Oct. 9-30
#537840

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
State of Georgia
County of Fannin
All creditors of the estate of Mary Abernathy, deceased, late of Fannin County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands against said estate to the undersigned, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.
This the 27th day of September, 2019.
Derrick Gregory Abernathy
1325 County Line Rd
Acworth, GA 30101
Oct. 9-30
#538293

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
State of Georgia
County of Fannin
All creditors of the estate of Mary Maxine Fuller, deceased, late of Fannin County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands against said estate to the undersigned, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned.
This the 20th day of September, 2019.
David Fuller
23 Monte Sano Drive
Hanahan, SC 29410
Oct. 9-30
#538297

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, FANNIN 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 Michael R Crace to ABN AMRO Mortgage Group, Inc., dated September 9, 2005, recorded in Deed Book 666, Page 595, Fannin County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to 1900 Capital Trust III, BY U.S. BANK TRUST NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY BUT SOLELY AS CERTIFICATE TRUSTEE by assignment recorded in Deed Book 1310, Page 89, Fannin County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE THOUSAND SIX HUNDRED AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($159,600.00), 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 Fannin 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 November, 2019, 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. 1900 Capital Trust III, BY U.S. BANK TRUST NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY BUT SOLELY AS CERTIFICATE TRUSTEE 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: Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing, 55 Beattie Place, Suite 110, Greenville, SC 29601, (800) 539-0267. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Michael R Crace or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 252 Lord's View, Mineral Bluff, Georgia 30559. 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. 1900 Capital Trust III, BY U.S. BANK TRUST NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY BUT SOLELY AS CERTIFICATE TRUSTEE as Attorney in Fact for Michael R Crace McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net EXHIBIT "A" All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 197 of the 8th District, 2nd Section of Fannin County, Georgia, being Lot 2, Schechinah Ridge, as per plat of survey recorded in Plat Hanger C-317, Page 2, Fannin County, Georgia Records, which plat is incorporated herein and made a part hereof by reference. MR/ved 11/5/19 Our file no. 5405619 - FT18
Oct. 9-30
#536507

PUBLIC AUCTION OF PROPERTY
Be advised that the personal property and misc contents of named rented units listed below and presently at North Georgia Storage (McCaysville location) will be sold at public auction on October 20th starting at 9 AM to the highest CASH bidder. Auction will be held on www.storagetreasures.com. Auction will start on Oct. 17th and will close on Oct 20th starting at 9:00 AM. Property will be sold to recover outstanding storage charges in accordance with the leasing agreements executed between North Georgia Storage and the below named parties. Tenants have the right to pay the entire past due amount, plus late fees and redeem contents prior to October 20th at 9:00 AM.
Location: 62 Midway St., McCaysville GA
(formerly Johnson's Storage)
Jack Bowman - Unit 20 (misc household goods)
Kristy Miller - Unit 35 (misc household goods)
Oct. 9-16
#536978

Polk County 911 Emergency Communications District is seeking bids on excavation and asphalt of parking lot at 1660 Highway 68 Ducktown TN. The work will include any and all leveling, asphalt, connection to highway, culvert, and striping of proposed parking lot. The contractor must be licensed and bonded to work in the State of Tennessee. Contractor must show proof of workers compensation insurance and comprehensive insurance with Emergency Communications District named as additional insured. Bids need to be sent to Polk County 911 Emergency Communications District P.O. Box 132 Ocoee, TN 37361 no later than November 1st, 2019. Any questions can be directed to Director Wes Davis 423-338-1090. Site is opened 24/7 for inspection.
Oct. 9
#538398