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Page 4C August 8, 2018 :l Deadline Friday, 12 Noon Miscellaneous Miscellaneous Probate Court Probate Court Public Hearing sale Under Power Monroe County, Georgia, Defendants. TO: CECIL B. DAY COMPANIES, INC. (AND ANY SUCCESSOR COMPANY), ALL ADJOINING PROPERTY OWNERS, AND ALL PERSONS KNOWN AND UNKNOWN WHO MIGHT CLAIM ADVERSELY TO PLAINTIFF'S TITLE IN AND TO 0.29 ACRES IN LAND LOT 183, 6TH LAND DISTRICT, MONROE COUNTY, GEORGIA. You are hereby notified that the above-styled action seeking to establish title to the below- described, property against all the world was filed on the 12th day of, June, 2018, in the Superior Court of Monroe County, Georgia, Towaliga Judicial Circuit, and that by reason of an Order for service entered pursuant to O.C.G.A. 23-3-65 on July 19, 2018, you are hereby commanded to be and appear at said court within 30 days of the order for service to answer said petition and file pleadings before the court. All that tract or parcel of land consisting of 0.29 acres, more or less, in Land Lot 183 of the Sixth Land District of Monroe County, Georgia, and in the City of Forsyth and being designated at "Tract III Area 0.29 Acres" on a plat of survey entitled "Boundary Survey for Narendra Pater' dated July 21, 2017, prepared by S. L. Colwell & Assoc Inc. (See Exhibit "E" to said Petition to Quiet Title) WITNESS W. Douglas Smith, Court Appointed Special Master, Towaliga Judicial Circuit, Monroe County Superior Court. This 30th day of July, 2018. /s/L. Scott Mayfield Georgia Bar No. 479526 Attorney for Plaintiff Smith Welch Webb and White 404 Thomaston Street Barnesville, GA 30204 770-358-3630 8/1-8/22 18-333 NOTICE OF ELECTION TO THE QUALIFIED VOTERS OF MONROE COUNTY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on the 6th day of November, 2018, an election will be held in all of the precincts of Monroe County, Georgia (the "County") at which time there will be submitted to the qualified voters of County, for their determination the question of whether a one percent (1%) sales and use tax (the "SPLOST") shall be imposed on all sales and uses in the special district created in the County, for a period of time of twenty-four consecutive quarters, commencing January 1,2020, following the expiration of the SPLOST presently in effect, to raise an estimated amount of $25,500,000 for the purpose of providing. funds to pay the costs of the hereinafter described capital outlay projects pursuant to an Intergovernmental Agreement, dated July 31,2018, between the County, the City of Forsyth, and the City of Culloden: (a) Projects to be owned or operated or both by the County (the ~'County Projects") at an estimated total cost of $21,215,337: (1) Internet capital outlay projects $700,000 (2) Road Department Equipment 1,119,045 (3) Emergency Management Services 2,524,751 (4) Roads 5,895,227 (5) Water projects 6,827,765 (6) Recreation Facilities 500,000 (7) Sheriffs Office Patrol Vehicles 746,030 (8) Future land acquisition & infrastructure 1,865,075 (9) New Government Buildings 850,986 (10) County Conference Center 186,507 (b) Projects to be owned or operated or both by the City of Forsyth (the "Forsyth Projects") at an estimated total cost of $3,827,091: (1) Water and sewer upgrades $2,502,091 (2) Road improvements 500,000 (3) Public safety 825,000 (c) Projects to be owned or operated or both by the City of Culloden (the "Culloden Projects") at an estimated total cost of $457,725: (1) Land acquisition and improvements $109,000 (2) Public facilities and improvements 200,000 (3) Parks & recreation impro~/ements 100,000 (4) Water & utilities improvements 48,725 Voters desiring to vote for the imposition of said SPLOST for the purpose~ set forth above shall do so by voting "Yes" and voters desiring to vote against the imposition of said SPLOST for such purposes shall do so by voting "No" as to the question propounded, to wit: YES ( ) NO () Shall a special one percent sales and use tax be imposed In the special district of Monroe County for a period of time of twenty-four calendar quarters (6 years) and for the raising of an estimated amount of $25,500,000 for the following purposes, pursuant to an Intergovernmental Contract, dated July 31,2018, among Monroe County, Georgia, the City of Forsyth, and the City of Culloden: (A) funding the following capital outlay projects for Monroe County: (1) internet capital outlay projects, (2) road department equipment, (3) Emergency Management Services, (4) roads, (5) water projects, (6) recreation facilities, (7) Sheriff's Office patrol vehicles, (8) future land acquisition and infrastructure, (9) new government buildings, and (10) county conference center; (B) funding the following capital outlay project for the City of Forsyth: (1) water and sewer upgrades, (2) road improvements, and (3) public safety; and (C) funding the following capital outlay projects for the City of Culloden: (1) land acquisition and improvements, (2) public safety facilities and improvements, (3) parks & recreation improvements, and (4) water & utilities improvements? The several places for holding the election shall be in the regular and established precincts of the County, and the polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the date fixed for the election. Those qualified to vote at the election shall be determined in all respects in accordance and in conformity with the Constitution and statutes of the United States of America and of the State of Georgia. The last day to register to vote in this special election is October 9, 2018, through 5:00 p.m. Those residents of the County qualified to vote at said election shall be determined in all respects in accordance with the election laws of the State of Georgia. This notice is given pursuant to joint action of the Board of Commissioners of Monroe County and the Election Superintendent of Monroe County. MONROE COUNTY, GEORGIA Chairman, Board of Commissioners ELECTION SUPERINTENDENT OF MONROE COUNTY Chairman, Board of Elections and Registration 8/8, 10/3-10/31 Probate Court 18-302 IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF MONROE STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF ROBERT THOMAS CRUTHOFF, DECEASED ESTATE NO. 2018PC083 NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE FOR YEAR'S SUPPORT The Petition of Sally Kathleen Cruthoff, for a year's support from the estate of ROBERT THOMAS CRUTHOFF, Deceased, for Decedent's surviving spouse and minor children, having been duly filed, all interested persons are hereby notified to show cause, if any they have, on or before September 10, 2018, 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 wilt be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed the Petition may be granted without a hearing. /s/Donna S. Robins Judge of the Probate Court By: Mary Ashlin Breland Clerk/Deputy Clerk of the Probate Court PC Box 187 Forsyth, GA 31029 478-994-7036 Thomas M. Green Spivey, Pope, Green & Greer, LLC RO. Box 899 Macon, GA 31202-0899 (53171.001) 7/25-8/15 18-305 IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF MONROE STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF RICHARD LEE DAVIS, SR DECEASED ESTATE NO. 2018PC088 PETITION FOR LETrERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE TO: Richard Lee Davis, Jr. and Brian Keith Davis And to whom it may concern Debra Ann Wimberly has petitioned for Debra Ann Wimberly to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Richard Lee Davis, Sr. deceased, of said County. (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bend 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 o.bjections to tile petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the court on or before September 10, 2018 @ 10:00AM. 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 or before 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. /s/Donna S. Robins Judge of the Probate Court By: Mary Ashlin Breland Clerk/Deputy Clerk of the Probate Court PC Box 187 Forsyth, GA 31029 478-994-7036 7/25-8/15 18-311 IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF MONROE STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF WARSAW G. LAMAR DECEASED ESTATE NO. 2018PC089 PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE TO: Jerall Moreland, Roger Taylor and Dorothy Ogletree And to whom it may concern Patricia Moreland Cox and June Allen have petitioned for Patricia Moreland Cox and June Allen to be appointed Administrators of the estate of Warsaw G. Lamar, deceased, of said County. (The Petitioners have 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 September 10, 2018 @ 10:00 AM. 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 or before 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. Donna S. Robins Judge of the Probate Court By: Mary Ashlin Breland Clerk/Deputy Clerk of the Probate Court PC Box 187 Forsyth, GA 31029 478-994-7036 7/25-8/15 18-321 IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF MONROE STATE OF GEORGIA" IN RE: ESTATE OF ROBERT LEE WILLIS SR DECEASED ESTATE NO. 2014PC006 PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE TO: Robert L. Willis, Bobby Duffy, Sr Savanna Willis, Chilinda Willis, Metsa Mitchell, Agnes Price Willis and Shandora Mitchell And to whom it may concern Pamela Bolton on behalf of Tyler Willis has petitioned for Jefferson Adams, County Administrator to be appointed Administrator of the estate of ROBERT LEE WILLIS SR. 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 September 10, 2018@ 10:00AM. 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 or before 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. Donna S. Robins Judge of the Probate Court By: Mary Ashlin Breland Clerk/Deputy Clerk of the Probate Court PC Box 187 Forsyth, GiA 31029 478 994-7036 8/1-8/22 18-327 IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF MONROE STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF MARY FRANCES J. SMARTE DECEASED ESTATE NO. 2018PC097 PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE TO: And to whom it may concern FREDERICK DOUGLAS SMARTE III has petitioned for FREDERICK DOUGLAS SMARTE III to be appointed Administrator of the estate of MARY FRANCES J. SMARTE 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 October 1, 2018 @ 10:00 AM. 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 or before 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. /s/Donna S. Robins Judge of the Probate Court By: Mary Ashlin Breland Clerk/Deputy Clerk of the Probate Court PC Box 187 Forsyth, GA 31029 478-994-7036 8/8-8/29 18-332 CITATION PROBATE COURT OF MONROE COUNTY RE: ESTATE OF LOLA JANELLE STARR, (FORMER) MINOR/WARD TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN AND: The conservator of the above estate has applied for Discharge from said trust. This is to notify the above interested party(lee) to show cause, if any they can, why said conservator should not be discharged from office and liability. All objections must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and filed with the above Probate Court, PC Box 187, Forsyth, GA 31029 on or before September 10, 2018, said date being more than 30 clays from the date of publication, or if personally served, then 10 days from th.e date of such service. All pleadings must be signed before a notary public or probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel at the below address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections am filed, a hearing will be scheduled for a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing. /s/Donna S. Robins Probate Court By: Donna S. Robins Probate Clerk/Deputy Clerk PC Box 187 Forsyth, GA 31029 478-994-7036 8/8 Public Hearing 18-328 PUBLIC HEARING A Variance application has been filed by Renee' Claxton for the property located at 5784 Hwy 42 North (037068A). The request is for a two acre lot in an Agricultural zoned area. The Planning and Zoning Board will hold a public meeting to review this application on August 27, 2018 at 5:30 pro. The application requires approval by the Board of Commissioners of Monroe County and a public hearing will be held on September 4, 2018 at 6:00 pm. If you have any questions, please contact Anita Buice, Zoning Officer at 478-994-7040. Or visit www. monroecoga.org 8/8 18-329 PUBLIC HEARING A Variance application has been filed by Julie Paul for property located at 2258 Smith Road (015009). The request is to have two homes on one property with a lot size of two acres located in an agriculturally zoned area. The Planning and Zoning Board will hold a public meeting to review this application on August 27, 2018 at 5:30 pm. The application requires approval by the Board of Commissioners of Monroe County and a public hearing will be held on September 4, 2018 at 6:00 pm. If you have any questions, please contact Anita Buice, Zoning Officer at 478-994-7040. Or visit www. monroecoga.org 8/8 18-330 PUBLIC HEARING A Variance application has been filed by Julie Paul for property located at 59 Mize Street (FI3002). The request is to have two homes on one property with a lot size of .37 acres located in a residentially zoned area. The Planning and Zoning Board will hold a public meeting to review this application on August 27, 2018 at 5:30 pm. The application requires approval by the Board of Commissioners of Monroe County and a public hearing will be held on September 4, 2018 at 6:00 pm. If you have any questions, please contact Anita Buice, Zoning Officer at 478-994-7040. Or visit www. monioecoga.org 8/8 Public Sales/ Auctions 18-316 Notice of Public Sale of Abandoned Vehicles Pursuant to OCGA Subsection 40-11-2, Mid Ga Service Center, through its Agents, states that the followihg vehicles are abandoned and will be sold at auction on August 23rd, 2018 at 10:00 am at 817 Hwy 41 South, Forsyth GA 31029. 2009 Nissan Altima VIN: 1N4BL24E59C122727 2005 Chevrolet Malibu VIN: 1 G1ZT52805F259306 1998 Buick Park Avenue VIN: 1G4CW52K4W4651474 2003 Cadillac DeVille VIN: 1G61~D54Y73U228927 2010 Chrysler 300 VIN: 2C3CA5CV4AH270638 2000 Mazda 626 VIN: 1YVGF22D2Y5169163 2013 GMC Terrain VIN: 2GKALMEK7D6275086 8/1-8/15 18-320 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Store-By-U, Inc. 475 N, Frontage Rd Forsyth, GA 31029 August 10, 2018 9 AM - 10 AM J, Lancaster Unit # 12 TV, child's bike, fridge, baby toys, baby swing, dresser, coffee table, dining chairs & table, box of kitchen items, Christmas tree 811-8/6 Sale Under Power 18-334 Notice of Sale Under Power State of Georgia, County of MONROE Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Deed to Secure Debt given by DARREN M HOWARD AND TEREASA L HOWARD to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC ("MERS"), AS NOMINEE FOR SYNOVUS MORTGAGE CORR, ITS SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS,dated 08/07/2009, and Recorded on 08/11/2009 as Book No. 1364 and Page No. 280, AS AFFECTED BY BOOK 1730, PAGE 317, MONROE County, Georgia records, as last assigned to JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. (the Secured Creditor), by assignment, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of $198,979.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the MONROE County Courthouse within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September, 2018, the following described property: ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT 288 OF THE 13TH DISTRICT, MONROE COUNTY, GEORGIA, BEING TRACT 1D, CONTAINING 2.23 ACRES, MORE OR LESS, OF FINNEY ESTATES, AS PER PLAT RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 28, PAGE 205, MONROE COUNTY, GEORGIA RECORDS, TO WHICH PLAT REFERENCE IS MADE FOR A MORE DETAILED DESCRIPTION. The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of.default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Deed to Secure Debt. Because the debt remains in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Deed to Secure Debt and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given). JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. holds the duly endorsed Note and is the current assignee of the Security Deed to the property. JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, acting on behalf of and, as necessary, in consultation with JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. (the current investor on the loan), is the entity with the full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the loan. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2, JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION may be contacted at: JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, 3415 VISION DRIVE, COLUMBUS, OH 43219, 866-550-5705 Please note that, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2, the secured creditor is not required to amend or modify the terms of the loan To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party/parties in possession of the subject property known as 2422 PATE ROAD, JULIETTE, GEORGIA 31046 is/are: DARREN M HOWARD AND TEREASA L HOWARD or tenant/ tenants. Said property will be sold subject to (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (c) all matters of record superior to the Deed to Secure Debt first set out above, including, but not limited to, assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, easements, restrictions, covenants, etc. The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code; and (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and nonjudicial sales in the State of Georgia, the Deed Under Power and other foreclosure documents may not be provided until final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan as provided in the preceding paragraph JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. as Attorney in Fact for DARREN M HOWARD AND TEREASA L HOWARD. THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR AFrEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 00000007263197 BARRETT DAFFIN FRAPPIER TURNER & ENGEL, LLP 4004 Belt Line Road, Suite 100 Addison, Texas 75001 Telephone: (972) 341-5398 18-335 STATE OF GEORGIA, COUNTY OF MONROE. Under and by virtue of the power of sale in a certain Deed to Secure Debt from Jon G. Branan and Gall S. Branan, Grantors, to THE FOUR COUNTY BANK, Grantee, dated the 15th day of August, 2000 and recorded in Deed Book 679, Page 108, Clerk's Office, Monroe County Superior Court, said Deed to Secure having been given to secure an original Note dated the 15th day of August, 2000, being modified by Modification Agreement dated the 29th day of March, 2005, recorded in Deed Book 1036, Page 312, with a final Renewal of said Note dated the 4th day of February, 2016 in the sum of $147,455.53, all of record in the Clerk's Office, Monroe County Superior Court, there is due to be sold by the undersigned at public outcry, during the legal hours of sale before the Courthouse of Monroe County, Georgia on the first Tuesday in September 2018, to-wit: the 4th day of September, 2018, to the highest and best bidder for cash, the following described property: ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND lying and being in Land Lot 258, 13th Land District, Monroe Cou~y, Georgia, being known and designated as Lot 25, Weatherford Plantation, containing 3.34 acres, more or less, according to a plat recorded in Plat Book 15, Pages 56-59, Clerk's Office, Monroe Superior Court. Said plat is incorporated herein for the purpose of a more complete !' #