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SMITH, GUYNELLE C ...

NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE
OF RIGHT TO REDEEM

To: Guynelle C. Smith, Estate and Heirs known and unknown, Stephens County Georgia Probate Court, and any known and unknown parties with legal interest.
Take notice that: To redeem the following described property, to wit: All that tract or parcel of land, together with all improvements thereon, lying and being in the City of Toccoa, Stephens County, Georgia, located in Section II, of the Popular Street Addition Subdivision and being more particularly described as follows, BEGINNING at an iron pin corner on the Northwest side of Poplar Street next to Lot No. 66 of said subdivision and running thence along the line of Lot 66 North 36 degrees 48 minutes West 189.2 feet to an iron pin corner common to Lots 64, 65 and 66 of said subdivision; thence along the line of Lot 64 North 65 degrees 34 minutes East 156.3 feet to an iron pin corner on the West side of an unnamed street; thence along the West side of said unnamed street South 24 degrees 50 minutes Ease 141.7 feet to the point of curvature at the Northwest corner of the intersection of Poplar Street and an asphalt unnamed street; thence along the curve forming the Northwest corner of the intersection of Poplar Street and an unnamed street on a radius of 20 feet, a distance of 27 feet to the point of tangent on the Northwest side of Poplar Street; thence along the Northwest side of Poplar Street South 52 degrees 35 minutes West 104 feet to the beginning iron pin corner and being Lot No. Sixty (65), of Section II, Poplar Street Addition Subdivision, according to plat and survey by Patton-Pless & Associates, dated April 1, 1970. As described in Deed Book 216, Page 85. Further described as Map and Parcel T30111. Will expire and be forever foreclosed and barred on and after the 19th day of July 2017. The Sheriffs Tax Deed to which this notice relates is dated the 3rd day of May 2016, and is recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Stephens County, Georgia in Deed Book 1091, Pages 438-439. The property may be redeemed at any time before the 19th day of July 2017, by payment of the redemption price as fixed and provided by law to the undersigned at the following address.

Tony Chadwick
1195 Cowart Mountain Trail
Waleska, GA 30183
Please be governed accordingly.
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TR346355

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BARNES, DAVID & LAURIE ...

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER, STEPHENS COUNTY

Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Laurie Beth Barnes and David Lee Barnes to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for FREEDOM MORTGAGE CORPORATION dated 3/10/2006 and recorded in Deed Book 752 Page 19 Stephens County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) a corporation organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $117,000.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Stephens County, Georgia (or such other area as designated by Order of the Superior Court of said county), within the legal hours of sale on July 05, 2017 (being the first Tuesday of said month unless said date falls on a Federal Holiday, in which case being the first Wednesday of said month), the following described property:

THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED REAL PROPERTY SITUATE IN THE CITY OF TOCCOA, COUNTY OF STEPHENS, AND STATE OF GEORGIA, TO WIT:

THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED PROPERTY:

ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND TOGETHER WITH IMPROVEMENTS THEREON LYING AND BEING IN THE TOCCOA (440) G.M.D., STEPHENS COUNTY, GEORGIA, LOCATED ON THE SOUTHERLY SIDE OF THE RIGHT OF WAY OF VANMAR DRIVE AND BEING ALL OF LOT 18, SECTION ONE, BROOKHAVEN SUBDIVISION, AS SHOWN ON SUBDIVISION PLAT BY CLELLAND A. TYSON, REGISTERED LAND SURVEYOR, DATED MAY 1972 RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, PAGE 40, STEPHENS COUNTY RECORDS WHICH PLAT OF SURVEY IS INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE AS PART OF THIS DESCRIPTION.

TAX ID #: 042C-078

BY FEE SIMPLE DEED FROM FRANCES M. BOGGUS AS SET FORTH IN DEED BOOK 321, PAGE 146 AND RECORDED ON 1/18/1995, STEPHENS 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.

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 attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given).

Said property is commonly known as 110 Vanmar Drive, , Toccoa, GA 30577 together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are): David Lee Barnes and Laurie Beth Barnes or tenant or tenants.

Seterus, Inc. is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.

Seterus, Inc.
Loss Mitigation
PO Box 4121
Beaverton, OR 97076-4121
866.570.5277

Note, however, that such entity or individual is not required by law to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the loan.

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) unpaid water or sewage bills that constitute a lien against the property whether due and payable or not yet due and payable and which may not be of record, (c) the right of redemption of any taxing authority, (d) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (e) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.

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 non-judicial 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 immediately above.

Federal National Mortgage Association ("Fannie Mae") a corporation organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America as agent and Attorney in Fact for Laurie Beth Barnes and David Lee Barnes

Aldridge Pite, LLP, 15 Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7637.
1168-5022A

THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 1168-5022A
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TR347689

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EDGE, PATRICIA COLLINS ...

STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF STEPHENS

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

Pursuant to the power of sale contained in the Security Deed executed by PATRICIA C. EDGE to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR CASTLE POINT MORTGAGE, INC., ITS SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS in the original principal amount of $48,000.00 dated September 21, 2005 and recorded in Deed Book 731, Page 354, Stephens County records, said Security Deed being last transferred to GREEN TREE SERVICING, LLC in Deed Book 1040, Page 34, Stephens County records, the undersigned will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, before the Courthouse door in said County, or at such other place as lawfully designated, within the legal hours of sale, on July 05, 2017, the property in said Security Deed and described as follows:

LAND REFERRED TO IN THIS COMMITMENT IS DESCRIBED AS ALL THAT CERTAIN PROPERTY SITUATED IN CITY OF TOCCOA IN THE COUNTY OF STEPHENS, AND STATE OF GA AND BEING DESCRIBED IN A DEED DATED 09/26/1997 AND RECORDED 09/26/1997 IN BOOK 380 PAGE 328 AMONG THE LAND RECORDS OF THE COUNTY AND STATE SET FORTH ABOVE, AND REFERENCED AS FOLLOWS:

LOT:

BLOCK:

ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND SITUATE, WITH IMPROVEMENTS THEREON, LYING AND BEING IN THE 1473TH DISTRICT G.M., STEPHENS COUNTY, GEORGIA, BEING SHOWN AND DESIGNATED AS TRACT NO. 1 CONTAINING 0.16 ACRES, MORE OR LESS AND TRACT NO. 2, CONTAINING 1.36 ACRES, MORE OR LESS, AND HAVING SUCH AREAS, COURSES, DIRECTIONS, DIMENSIONS, DISTANCES, METES, SHAPES AND BOUNDS AS SHOWN BY PLAT MADE BY G. BRIAN SLATE, SURVEYOR, DATED SEPTEMBER 24,1997, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 16, AT PAGE 224, RECORDS OF STEPHENS COUNTY, GEORGIA, TO WHICH REFERENCE IS MADE AND THE DESCRIPTION AND RECORD THEREOF INCORPORATED HEREIN AS A PART OF THIS DESCRIPTION BY REFERENCE THERETO.

PARCEL NO. 0228-00-026A

Said property being known as: 1013 OLD CARNES CREEK RD, TOCCOA, GA 30577

To the best of the undersigneds knowledge, the party or parties in possession of said property is/are PATRICIA C. EDGE or tenant(s).

17-032968 - AmH

The debt 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 provided for in the Note and said Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of sale, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given).
Said property will be sold subject to the following: (1) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not yet due and payable); (2) the right of redemption of any taxing authority; (3) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property; and (4) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.
Said sale will be conducted subject to the following: (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.
The name, address, and telephone number of the individual or entity who has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage is as follows:
Ditech Financial LLC fka Green Tree Servicing LLC 2100 E. Elliot Road, Bldg. 94 Mail Stop T325 Tempe, AZ 85284 877-816-9125
Note that pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2, the above individual or entity is not required by law to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of the mortgage.
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED MAY BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

RAS Crane LLC 10700 Abbotts Bridge Road Suite 170 Duluth, GA 30097 Phone: 470.321.7112
Firm File No. 17-032968 - AmH

DITECH FINANCIAL LLC, as Attorney-in-Fact for PATRICIA C. EDGE

17-032968 - AmH
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TR345701

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GALL, THOMAS FORE #6 JULY ...

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed from THOMAS GALL and TAMMY GALL to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Mortgage Investors Corporation dated June 18, 2010, and recorded on June 25, 2010, in DEED BOOK 929, PAGE 483, of the Stephens County, Georgia Records, as last assigned to GREEN PLANET SERVICING, LLC n/k/a PLANET HOME LENDING, LLC (Secured Creditor); conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of THREE HUNDRED THOUSAND SEVEN HUNDRED SEVENTY-FOUR Dollars and 00/100 ($300,774.00) 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 Stephens County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on JULY 5, 2017, the following described property:

LAND SITUATED IN THE COUNTY OF STEPHENS IN THE STATE OF GA:

ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND SITUATE, LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 135 OF THE 12TH LAND DISTRICT OF STEPHENS COUNTY, GEORGIA, LYING ON THE NORTH AND NORTHWEST RIGHT-OF-WAY OF TRESTLE VIEW ROAD, AND BEING KNOWN AND DESIGNATED AS LOT FORTY-NINE (49), LOT FIFTY (50), LOT FIFTY-ONE (51), AND ONE-HALF OF LOT FIFTY-TWO (52), TRESTLE FALLS SUBDIVISION, PHASE ONE A, ACCORDING TO A PLAT AND SURVEY FOR AC&D REAL ESTATE, L.L.P BY BARTLETT AND CASH LAND SURVEYORS DATED AUGUST 8, 2000, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 16, PAGE 920, STEPHENS COUNTY PLAT RECORDS.

*Now designated as 009D 054 pursuant to the revised Stephens County Tax Map Plat.

The indebtedness secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due and payable because of, among other possible events of default, non-payment of the monthly installments as required by said 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 attorneys fees having been given) and all other payments provided for under the terms of the Security Deed and Note.
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.
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.
The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Planet Home Lending, LLC, 321 Research Parkway, Suite 303, Meriden, CT 06450, 866-882-8187. Please understand that the secured creditor is not required to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument.
To the best of the undersigned's knowledge and belief, said property is also known as 98 Trestle View Road, Toccoa, Georgia 30577, and the party in possession of the property is Tammy Gall or a tenant or tenants of said property.

PLANET HOME LENDING, LLC
As Attorney-in-Fact for
THOMAS GALL AND TAMMY GALL

SOLOMON | BAGGETT, LLC
3763 Rogers Bridge Road
Duluth, GA 30097
(678) 243-2512

THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
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TR341982

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MAHER, SEAN #2 ...

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER, STEPHENS COUNTY

Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Sean M. Maher and Jessica Maher to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Pine State Mortgage Corporation dated 6/5/2001 and recorded in Deed Book 508 Page 307 Stephens County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $ 106,800.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Stephens County, Georgia (or such other area as designated by Order of the Superior Court of said county), within the legal hours of sale on July 05, 2017 (being the first Tuesday of said month unless said date falls on a Federal Holiday, in which case being the first Wednesday of said month), the following described property:

All that tract or parcel of land together with improvements thereon situate, lying and being in the Toccoa (440) G.M.D., Stephens County, Georgia, CONTAINING 1.50 Acre lying on the Southwest right-of-way of Cawthon Road, and being more particularly described as follows: BEGINNING at an iron pin corner located on the Southwest right of way of Cawthon Road adjacent to Lot 4 on the plat hereinafter described, said beginning corner being 766.6 feet South from an iron pin found adjacent to Dunson property as measured along the Southwest right-of-way of Cawthon Road; thence running along the Southwest right of way of Cawthon Road South 12 degrees 25 minutes East 114.4 feet and South 00 degrees 16 minutes East 72.3 feet to an iron pin corner adjacent to Lot 6 on the plat hereinafter described; thence running along Lot 6 South 70 degrees 30 minutes West 360.5 feet to an iron pin corner adjacent to now or formerly Caudell property North 11 degrees 48 minutes West 170.7 feet to an iron pin corner adjacent to Lot 4; thence running along Lot 4 North 68 degrees 35 minutes East 375.7 feet to the beginning iron pin corner, and being known and designated as LOT FIVE (5) on a plat survey for Elliott Caudell by Clelland A. Tyson dated June 28, 1990, as last revised October 11, 1990, the description as contained therein being incorporated herein by reference.
This conveyance is and subject to Restrictive Covenants dated November 15, 1990 and recorded in Deed Book 239, Pages 61-62, Stephens County Records.

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 attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given).

Said property is commonly known as 4754 Cawthon Road, Toccoa, GA 30577 aka 538 Cawthon Road, Toccoa, GA 30577 together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are): Sean M. Maher and Julie M. Maher or tenant or tenants.

Wells Fargo Bank, NA is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.

Wells Fargo Bank, NA
Loss Mitigation
3476 Stateview Boulevard
Fort Mill, SC 29715
1-800-678-7986

Note, however, that such entity or individual is not required by law to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the loan.

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) unpaid water or sewage bills that constitute a lien against the property whether due and payable or not yet due and payable and which may not be of record, (c) the right of redemption of any taxing authority, (d) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (e) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.

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 non-judicial 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 immediately above.

Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as agent and Attorney in Fact for Sean M. Maher and Jessica Maher

Aldridge Pite, LLP, 15 Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7637.
1000-6400A

THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 1000-6400A
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TR345694

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MANNS, CHESTER A ...

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER, STEPHENS COUNTY

Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Chester A Manns to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Homestar Financial Corp. dated 5/28/2010 and recorded in Deed Book 928 Page 160 Stephens County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $ 131,479.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Stephens County, Georgia (or such other area as designated by Order of the Superior Court of said county), within the legal hours of sale on July 05, 2017 (being the first Tuesday of said month unless said date falls on a Federal Holiday, in which case being the first Wednesday of said month), the following described property:

All that tract or parcel of land together with improvements thereon, lying and being in the 215th G.M.D, Stephens County, Georgia, CONTAINING 3.09 ACRES, more or less, located on the Southerly and Westerly sides of the right-of-way of County Road No. 398 and being more particularly shown and described as Tract I on a plat of survey for Stephanie W. Sertain by Kenneth V. Cash, Registered Land Surveyor, dated February 10, 1992, revised August 2, 2005, recorded in Plat Book 17, Page 369B, Stephens County Records, which plat of survey is incorporated herein by reference as part of this description

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 attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given).

Said property is commonly known as 80 Country Lake Trail, , Martin, GA 30557 together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are): Chester A Manns or tenant or tenants.

JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.

JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA
Homeowner's Assistance Department
3415 Vision Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43219
1-866-550-5705

Note, however, that such entity or individual is not required by law to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the loan.

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) unpaid water or sewage bills that constitute a lien against the property whether due and payable or not yet due and payable and which may not be of record, (c) the right of redemption of any taxing authority, (d) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (e) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.

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 non-judicial 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 immediately above.

JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association as agent and Attorney in Fact for Chester A Manns

Aldridge Pite, LLP, 15 Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7637.
1031-77761A

THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 1031-77761A
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TR345376

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MAULDIN, JIMMY L ...

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER IN SECURITY DEED

STATE OF GEORGIA,
COUNTY OF STEPHENS.

On October 17, 2012, John Alex Edwards executed a Security Deed to Jimmy L. Mauldin, dated October 17, 2012 securing a note of even date for Forty Four Thousand and 00/100 Dollars ($44,000.00), said Security Deed being recorded in Deed Book 997, Pages 40-45, Stephens County Records. Said Security Deed conveyed the property hereinafter described. Said Security Deed subsequently being assigned to Holly M. Pointer by Transfer and Assignment dated February 1, 2016, recorded in Deed Book 1082, Page 393, Stephens County Deed Records. By virtue of the power of sale contained in said Security Deed to Jimmy L. Mauldin, as assigned to Holly M. Pointer, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, before the Stephens County Courthouse door in Toccoa, Georgia, during the legal hours of sale, being 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Eastern Time, on the first Wednesday in July, the same being July 5, 2017 (pursuant to O.C.G.A. 9-13-161 because the first Tuesday in July falls on a legal holiday), the following described property:

All that tract or parcel of land, together with all improvements thereon, lying and being in the City of Toccoa, Stephens County, Georgia, described as Lot 23 of the Pine Valley Extension Subdivision, according to Plat and Survey by Patton-Pless and Associates, R.S., dated May 1969, recorded in Plat Book 5, Page 128, Stephens County Records.

This is the same property as conveyed by Special Warranty Deed from JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association to Homesales, Inc., dated August 2, 2011, and recorded in Deed Book 981, Pages 95-96, Stephens County Records.

The debt secured by said Security Deed and note has been and is hereby declared due and payable because of default for non payment as required by the note and Security Deed. The debt having been declared due and payable and remaining unpaid, and the terms in the note and Security Deed remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the principal, accrued interest and attorneys fees pursuant to the note and Security Deed, plus all expenses of this sale.

Said property will be sold as the property of John Alex Edwards subject to outstanding ad valorem taxes and/or easements and/or restrictive covenants appearing of record, if any. The undersigned will comply with Georgia law, O.C.G.A. Section 44-14-162.2, prior to conducting the sale.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, equitable title to said property is now held by John Alex Edwards.
The entity with full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage with the Debtor is Holly M. Pointer, P. O. Box 750, Lavonia, Georgia 30553, Phone Number 706-714-6255.
The undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser at said sale as provided in the aforementioned Security Deed to Jimmy L. Mauldin, as assigned to Holly M. Pointer by Transfer and Assignment dated February 1, 2016.
Dated this 31st day of May, 2017.

Holly M. Pointer
Attorney-in-fact for John Alex Edwards
by Transfer and Assignment dated February 1, 2016

Sanders, Ranck & Skilling, P.C.
P. O. Box 1005
Toccoa, GA 30577
706-886-7533
Attorneys for Holly M. Pointer
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TR347541

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MITCHELL, JESSICA A #2 ...

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, STEPHENS 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 Jessica A. Mitchell to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Homestar Financial Corp., its successors and assigns, dated June 3, 2011, recorded in Deed Book 957, Page 361, Stephens County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association by assignment recorded in Deed Book 1098, Page 452, Stephens County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of FIFTY-FOUR THOUSAND SEVEN HUNDRED FOURTEEN AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($54,714.00), 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 Stephens County, Georgia, or at such place as may be lawfully designated as an alternative, within the legal hours of sale on the first Wednesday in July, 2017, 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 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. JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association 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: JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, 3415 Vision Drive, Columbus, OH 43219 800-446-8939. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Jessica A. Mitchell or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 312 Hickory Circle, Toccoa, Georgia 30577. 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. JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association as Attorney in Fact for Jessica A. Mitchell McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net EXHIBIT A All that tract or parcel of land situate, lying and being in the County of Stephens, State of Georgia, within the Corporate Limits of the City of Toccoa, and being more particularly described as follows: Beginning at the iron pin corner of the Northeast side of Hickory Circle beginning at the Southwest corner of Lot No. 15; thence running along the Northwest side of Lot No. 15 North 40 degrees, 42 minutes East 182.58 feet to an iron pin corner next to now or formerly Smith property; thence running along now or formerly Smith property north 73 degrees 05 minutes West 105.90 feet to an iron pin corner on the Northeast side of Lot No. 17; thence running along the Southeast side of Lot No 17 South 40 degrees 20 minutes West 166.30 feet to an iron pin corner on the Northeast side of Hickory Circle; thence running along the Northeast side of Hickory Circle South 64 degrees 38 minutes East 100 feet back to the iron pin point of beginning on the Northeast side of Hickory Circle and being all of Lot No. Sixteen (16) Forest Hills Sub-Division, according to plat and survey by James H. Garrett, Jr., R.S., dated September 5, 1956, recorded in Plat Book 3, Page 194, Stephens County Records, the description as contained therein being incorporated herein by reference. The above described property being the same as that conveyed from Wallace Martin to John F. Kell by Warranty Deed dated October 1, 1957, recorded in Deed Book 69, Page 62, Stephens Counts Records. The above described property being as that conveyed from John F. Kell to Lessie Campbell Kell by Warranty Deed dated April 13, 1992, recorded in Deed Book 262, Page 407, Stephens County Records. MAP ID:: T21 036 Parcel ID No.: T21-036 Being Property Conveyed by Deed Under Power from Diane Funderburk, acting through their duly appointed agent and attorney in fact, Wells Fargo Bank N.A., successor by merger to Wells Fargo Bank Minnesota, N.A., as Trustee f/k/a Norwest Bank Minnesota, N.A., as Trustee for the Registered Holder of Renaissance Home Equity Loan Asset-Backed Certificates, Series 2004-2 to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., successor by merger to Wells Fargo Bank Minnesota, N.A., as Trustee f/k/a Norwest Bank Minnesota, N.A., as Trustee for the Registered Holders of Renaissance Home Equity Loan Asset-Backed Certificates, Series 2004-2, recorded March 21, 2001, in Deed Book 951, Page 8-10, Stephens County, Georgia. MR/mtj 7/5/17 Our file no. 5489616 - FT3
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TR345423

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DEFOREST, MARY L -YR SUP ...

IN THE PROBATE COURT
COUNTY OF STEPHENS
STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF
DANNY R. DEFOREST,
DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 12319

NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT

The Petition of MARY L. DEFOREST for a year's support from the estate of DANNY R. DEFOREST 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 JULY 3rd, , 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 pleadings/objections must be signed before a notary public 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 personnel at the following address/telephone number 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.

GLENDA S. ERNEST
Judge of the Probate Court
By: Cindy Simmons
Clerk of the Probate Court

70 N ALEXANDER ST SUITE 108
TOCCOA, GA 30577
706-886-2828
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TR348475

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MARTIN, DAVID ...

FORECLOSURE OF RIGHT OF REDEMPTION

NOTICE

Take notice that: David Martin

The right to redeem the following described property, to wit:

All that tract or parcel of land situated, lying and being in the 215 GMD, Stephens County, Georgia, being Lot 10, TIMBER RIDGE CONTAINING 3.65 ACRES, more or less and being more particularly described on a plat of survey for Stacy Smith prepared by Ken Cash, Registered Surveyor, dated March 5, 1998, recorded in Deed Book 16, Page 314, Stephens County Records.

The above described property being a portion conveyed in a Warranty Deed dated April 10, 2007 from Stacy Smith to Timberlock Development, LLC, a Georgia Limited Liability Company, recorded in Deed Book 804, Pages 283-285, Stephens County Deed Records.

As described in Deed Book 859, Page 204. Further described as Map & Parcel 052d116.

THIS CONVEYANCE is made subject to all zoning ordinances, easements, rights-of-way for public roads and public utilities and any restrictions of record affecting said described property.

Will expire and be forever foreclosed and barred on and after the 25th day of July, 2017.

The tax deed to which this notice relates is dated the 1st day of June, 2016, and is recorded in the office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Stephens County, Georgia, in Deed Book 1091 at page 418-419.

The property may be redeemed at any time before the 25th day of July, 2017, by payment of the redemption price as fixed and provided by law to the undersigned at the following address:

Justin Berelc
Attorney At Law
P. O. Box 786
Lavonia, GA 30553

Please be governed accordingly.
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TR347746

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WALTON, STEPHEN F ...

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF STEPHENS COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF
STEPHEN FRANCIS WALTON,
DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 12322

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: to whom it may concern:
SUSAN L. HUGGINS has petitioned for to be appointed Administrator( s) of the estate of STEPHEN FRANCIS WALTON 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 10 2017.

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 orbefore 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.

Glenda S. Ernest
Judge of the Probate Court
By: Cindy Simmons
Clerk of the Probate Court

70 N Alexander St
Toccoa, GA 30577

706-886-2828
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TR349248

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PRESSLEY, JONATHAN B ...

To: Jonathan Brian Pressley, his heirs, beneficiaries, executors, administrators and assigns:

Take Notice that:

The right to redeem the following described property to wit:

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the Wolf Pit (267) G.MD., Stephens County, Georgia containing 1.49 acres, more or less and being more particularly shown and described according to plat of survey for Jonathan Brian Pressley by Clelland A. Tyson, Registered Land Surveyor, dated March 15, 1993, revised March 26, 1993, recorded in Plat Book 15, Page 581, Stephens County Records which plat of survey is incorporated herein by reference as part of this description.

This being a portion of property, conveyed by Warranty Deed from Pressley Wood Products, Inc. to James Melvin Pressley, dated May 22, 1991, recorded in Deed Book 246, Page 245, Stephens County Records.

Also conveyed herein is a perpetual nonexclusive easement for public road access ingress and egress to and from property described herein over through and across that certain "20' ingress-egress easement" shown on Tyson Survey Plat referenced herein running in a general East-West direction connecting property described herein with right-of-way of Pressley Road.

LESS AND EXCEPT:

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the Wolf Pit (267) G.MD., Stephens County, Georgia, containing 1.01 acres, more or less and being more particularly described in that certain Plat of Survey for Doug Cash as prepared by Kenneth V, Cash, Bartlett & Cash Land Surveyors, Inc., Georgia
Registered Land Surveyor, dated December 10, 2007, recorded in Plat Book 17, Page 649C, Stephens County Records, which plat of survey is incorporated herein by reference as part of this description.

This is a portion of the property conveyed by Warranty Deed from James Melvin Pressley and Jonathan Brian Pressley, dated March 30, 1993 and recorded in Deed Book 282, Page 331, Stephens County Records. As described in Deed Book 840, Page 88, Stephens County, Georgia records.

Will expire and forever be foreclosed and barred on or after the 21st day of July, 2017.

The tax deed to which this notice relates is dated May 3, 2016, and is recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Stephens County, Georgia in Deed Book 1091, Pages 416-417.

Property may be redeemed at any time before the 21st day of July, 2017, by payment of the redemption price as fixed and provided by law to the undersigned at the following address:
415 Eastanollee School Road, Eastanollee, GA 30538

Please be governed accordingly.
Douglas Lamar Cash
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TR351305

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MOORE, JACKIE C - YR SUP ...

IN THE PROBATE COURT
COUNTY OF STEPHENS
STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: JACKIE CAROLYN MOORE, a/k/a Jackie Williams Moore, a/k/a Jackie W. Moore, DECEASED

ESTATE NO. 12325

NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT

The petition of Marvin Steve Moore, for a year's support from the estate of Jackie Carolyn Moore a/k/a Jackie Williams Moore a/k/a Jackie W. Moore, 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 July 17th, 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 pleadings/objections must be signed before a notary public 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 personnel at the following address/telephone number 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.

Glenda S. Ernest
Judge of the Probate Court
By: Cindy Simmons
Clerk of the Probate Court

70 N ALEXANDER ST SUITE 108
TOCCOA, GA 30577
706-886-2828
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TR350443

The Toccoa Record

Mailing Address:
P.O. Drawer 1069
Toccoa, GA 30577

Phone: 706-886-9476
Fax: 706-886-2161