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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

STATE OF GEORGIA, COUNTY OF EMANUEL

By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from Joanne Carswell to CitiFinancial Services, Inc., dated May 24, 2004 and recorded on May 27, 2004 in Deed Book 226, Page 381, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Emanuel County, Georgia, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date, in the original principal amount of Fifteen Thousand Seven Hundred Fifty-Eight and 74/100 dollars ($15,758.74) with interest thereon as provided therein, as last transferred to Wilmington Savings Fund Society FSB d/b/a Christiana Trust, as Trustee for PNPMS Trust III, recorded in Deed Book 516, Page 563, aforesaid records, will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Emanuel County, Georgia, or at such place as has or may be lawfully designated as an alternative location, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in August, 2022, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:

ALL THAT LOT OR PARCEL OF LAND LYING, SITUATE, AND BEING IN THE 1208TH G.M. DISTRICT OF EMANUEL COUNTY, GEORGIA, DESIGNATED AS LOT F AND FRONTING A DISTANCE OF ONE HUNDRED NINE (109) FEET ON THE EASTERN SIDE OF A 40 FOOT ROAD AS SHOWN ON PLAT OF SURVEY, DATED JUNE 15, 1985 MADE WALTER K. MAUPIN SURVEYOR, AND RECORDED IN THE OFFICE OF CLERK EMANUEL SUPERIOR COURT IN PLAT BOOK 11, PAGE 704, TO WHICH REFERENCE IS MADE AS A PART OF THIS DESCRIPTION. SAID PROPERTY IS BOUNDED ON THE NORTH BY LOT G AS SHOWN ON SAID PLAT OF SURVEY; EAST BY LANDS OF DENNIS KELLY; SOUTH BY LOT E AS SHOWN ON SAID PLAT OF SURVEY; AND WEST BY A 40 FOOT ROAD.

Said property may more commonly be known as 9 Squirrel Road, Midville, GA 30441.

The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, non-payment of the monthly installments on said loan. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, including attorney’s fees (notice of intent to collect attorney’s fees having been given).

The individual or entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the loan is Statebridge Company, LLC, 5680 Greenwood Plaza Blvd., Suite 100S, Greenwood Village, CO 80111.

Said property will be sold on an “as-is” basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the above-named or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: a) zoning ordinances; b) matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; c) any outstanding ad valorem taxes, including taxes, which constitute liens upon said property whether or not now due and payable; d) special assessments; e) the right of redemption of any taxing authority; f) all outstanding bills for public utilities which constitute liens upon said property; g) all restrictive covenants, easements, rights-of-way and any other matters of record superior to said Security Deed. To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the owners and party in possession of the property are Joanne Carswell and or tenant(s). 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.

Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB, d/b/a Christiana Trust as Trustee For PNPMS Trust III

as Attorney-in-Fact for

Joanne Carswell

Contact:

Padgett Law Group: 6267 Old Water Oak Road, Suite 203, Tallahassee, FL 32312; (850) 422-2520

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF EMANUEL COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

SHIRLEY WILLIAMS, ESTATE NO. 22E0091

DECEASED

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: ALL INTERESTED PARTIES and to whom it may concern:

LARRY WILLIAMS has petitioned to be appointed administrator of the estate of SHIRLEY WILLIAMS deceased, of said county. (The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond, waiver of reports, waiver of statements, and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. § 53-12-261.) All interested persons 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 AUGUST 1, 2022.

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.

DON E. WILKES

Judge of the Probate Court

By: Jeanie Hooks

Clerk of the Probate Court

P. O. Box 70 / 125 South Main Street

Swainsboro, Ga. 30401

Address

478-237-7091

Telephone Number

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NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE GEORGIA, EMANUEL COUNTY

WHEREAS, heretofore on September 29, 2017, WILLIE FORMAN and MARIE FORMAN did execute and deliver to HAROLD N. BRAUN (Now Deceased) of the County of Emanuel, State of Georgia, a Deed to Secure Debt conveying the land described in Exhibit “A” below; and,

WHEREAS, said Deed to Secure Debt was executed to secure a Note of even date therewith in the original amount of TWO THOUSAND ONE HUNDRED SIXTEEN AND NO/100 ($2,116.00) DOLLARS together with all other indebtedness of the Borrowers to the Lender then due or that might thereafter become due, or thereafter contracted, including any renewals thereof which was or would be evidenced by the Note or Notes from WILLIE FORMAN and MARIE FORMAN all of which is shown by said Deed to Secure Debt recorded in the Office of Clerk, Emanuel County Superior Court, in Deed Book 454, Pages 258-260 and,

WHEREAS, said Note and Deed to Secure Debt as described therein, which were due and payable in monthly installments are past due and WILLIE FORMAN and MARIE FORMAN have been notified that the mortgage is in default and that the lender(s) therein have elected to accelerate payment of said Note; and,

WHEREAS, notice has been given to WILLIE FORMAN and MARIE FORMAN, as required by O.C.G.A. 44-14-162 through 44-14-163.4 (MICHIE 1982).

NOW THEREFORE, according to the terms of said Deed to Secure Debt and the laws in such cases made and provided, the undersigned will expose for sale to the highest and best bidder for cash, the property described in said Deed to Secure Debt from after proper advertisement, on the first Tuesday in August, 2022, to-wit: August 2nd, 2022, between the legal hours of sale before the courthouse door in Emanuel County, Georgia. Said sale will be subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes, and the purchaser will be responsible for any Georgia Real Estate Transfer Tax.

Proceeds from said sale will be used first, to pay the cost and expense of said sale; second, to pay the balance on the indebtedness mentioned above due by WILLIE FORMAN and MARIE FORMAN and third, to pay the surplus, if any, to the person or persons legally entitled thereto.

This ¬¬¬¬1st day of July, 2022.

THE ESTATE OF HAROLD N. BRAUN, acting by and through JULIANNE GLISSON, the duly appointed Administrator of his Estate, as Attorney-in-Fact for WILLIE FORMAN and MARIE FORMAN

SHEPHERD, GARY & McWHORTER, LLC

Attorneys at Law

P.O. Drawer 99

Swainsboro, Georgia 30401

(478) 237-7551

EXHIBIT “A”

All that tract or parcel of land, together with improvements, situate, lying and being in the 58th G.M. District of Emanuel County, City of Oak Park, Georgia, containing 0.694 acres of

land having such metes, bounds, and location as shown on a plat of survey dated February 8, 2002, prepared by A. G. Wells, Jr., G.R.L.S. #1656 which is recorded in Plat Book 21, Page 448, Emanuel County, Georgia Deed records and incorporated herein by reference.

Said property is currently identified by the Emanuel County Tax Assessor’s Office as Tax Map #102, Parcel 070A.

SUBECT TO: Existing easements for public utilities and rights of way.

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STATE OF GEORGIA EMANUEL COUNTY

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS

Re: Jere D Tapley

All debtors and creditors of the Estate of Jere D Tapley deceased, late of Swainsboro, Emanuel County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render their demands and payments to the Personal Representative of the estate, according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the Personal Representative.

This 8th of July, 2020.

Personal Representative: Kenneth Tapley

Kenneth Tapley

426 Kings Road

Milledgeville, Georgia 31061

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IN THE JUVENILE COURT OF EMANUEL COUNTY STATE OF ¬¬¬¬¬GEORGIA

IN THE INTEREST OF:

J.H. SEX: M DOB: 05/06/2021 CASE #

CHILD UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE

NOTICE OF SUMMONS

TO: Any Unknown biological, legal, and/or putative father of the above-named child born to Jasmine Nicole Powell at AU MEDICAL CENTER Hospital in Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia.

You are hereby notified that the above-styled action has been brought by the Emanuel County Department of Family and Children Services, and the Georgia Department of Human Services, seeking to terminate your parental rights with regard to the above referenced child; that said action has been filed in the Juvenile Court of Emanuel County, Georgia; and that by reason of an Order for Service of Summons by Publication dated __________________ , 2022, you are hereby notified that you may obtain a copy of the petition from the Clerk of the Juvenile Court of Emanuel County, Georgia and may file with the Clerk of said Court and serve upon Marnique Oliver, Petitioner's Attorney, whose mailing address is P.O. Box 308, 115 S. Racetrack Street, Swainsboro, Georgia, 30401, an answer to the petition at any time prior to the Final Hearing.

You are hereby commanded and required to appear before this court on the __ __ day of _, 2022 at the EMANUEL County Courthouse in Swainsboro, Georgia at 10:00 a.m., for a FINAL HEARING and show cause, if any you have, why the relief requested in the petition should not be granted. You are hereby commanded and required to appear before this Court at said final hearing or the findings of the Court will be made the permanent order of this Court in the above case. You must attend the final hearing in order to preserve your rights. At the final hearing you will be given an opportunity to show cause, if any you have, why the relief requested in the petition should not be granted. Prior to the Final Hearing a Provisional Hearing on the petition will be held before the Court on , 2022_at 10:00 a.m. in the Juvenile Courtroom at the Emanuel County Courthouse, Swainsboro, Georgia.

The parties notified hereby are entitled to legal counsel in the proceedings, and the Court will appoint legal counsel if any party should be unable, without undue hardship, to employ counsel.

You are further notified that you will lose all rights to the child and will not be entitled to object to the termination of your rights to the child unless, within thirty days of receipt of this notice, you file:

A petition to legitimate the child pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 19-7-22; and

Notice of the filing of the petition to legitimate with the Emanuel County Juvenile Court.

The Findings of Fact and Order of Disposition made at the Provisional Hearing will become final at the Final Hearing unless the party served by publication appears at the Final Hearing. If the party served by publication fails to appear at the Final Hearing on the petition, the Findings of Fact and Interlocutory Orders made will become final without further evidence and will be governed by the Juvenile Court Code as if made at the Final Hearing. If the party served by publication appears at the Final Hearing, the Interlocutory findings and Orders shall be vacated and disregarded, and the hearing shall proceed upon the allegations of the motion.

The parties notified hereby are entitled to legal counsel in the proceedings, and the Court will appoint legal counsel if any party should be unable, without undue hardship, to employ counsel.

A copy of this petition may be obtained at no charge from the Office of the Clerk of Court between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

WITNESS, the Honorable Sherri McDonald, Judge of said Juvenile Court.

This ________ day of ___________________, 2022.

______________________________

Clerk, Emanuel County Juvenile Court

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IN THE JUVENILE COURT OF EMANUEL COUNTY STATE OF ¬¬¬¬¬GEORGIA

IN THE INTEREST OF:

S.F. SEX: F DOB: 03/22/2021 CASE #

CHILD UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE

NOTICE OF SUMMONS

TO: GEORGIA FLOYD and Any Unknown biological, legal, and/or putative father of the above-named child born to Georgia Ann Floyd at Fairview Park Hospital in Laurens County, Georgia.

You are hereby notified that the above-styled action has been brought by the Emanuel County Department of Family and Children Services, and the Georgia Department of Human Services, seeking to terminate your parental rights with regard to the above referenced child; that said action has been filed in the Juvenile Court of Emanuel County, Georgia; and that by reason of an Order for Service of Summons by Publication dated _July 5th , 2022, you are hereby notified that you may obtain a copy of the petition from the Clerk of the Juvenile Court of Emanuel County, Georgia and may file with the Clerk of said Court and serve upon Marnique Oliver, Petitioner's Attorney, whose mailing address is P.O. Box 308, 115 S. Racetrack Street, Swainsboro, Georgia, 30401, an answer to the petition at any time prior to the Final Hearing.

You are hereby commanded and required to appear before this court on the 6th day of October, 2022 at the EMANUEL County Courthouse in Swainsboro, Georgia at 10:00 a.m., for a FINAL HEARING and show cause, if any you have, why the relief requested in the petition should not be granted. You are hereby commanded and required to appear before this Court at said final hearing or the findings of the Court will be made the permanent order of this Court in the above case. You must attend the final hearing in order to preserve your rights. At the final hearing you will be given an opportunity to show cause, if any you have, why the relief requested in the petition should not be granted. Prior to the Final Hearing a Provisional Hearing on the petition will be held before the Court on September 22 , 2022_at 10:00 a.m. in the Juvenile Courtroom at the Emanuel County Courthouse, Swainsboro, Georgia.

The parties notified hereby are entitled to legal counsel in the proceedings, and the Court will appoint legal counsel if any party should be unable, without undue hardship, to employ counsel.

You are further notified that you will lose all rights to the child and will not be entitled to object to the termination of your rights to the child unless, within thirty days of receipt of this notice, you file:

A petition to legitimate the child pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 19-7-22; and

Notice of the filing of the petition to legitimate with the Emanuel County Juvenile Court.

The Findings of Fact and Order of Disposition made at the Provisional Hearing will become final at the Final Hearing unless the party served by publication appears at the Final Hearing. If the party served by publication fails to appear at the Final Hearing on the petition, the Findings of Fact and Interlocutory Orders made will become final without further evidence and will be governed by the Juvenile Court Code as if made at the Final Hearing. If the party served by publication appears at the Final Hearing, the Interlocutory findings and Orders shall be vacated and disregarded, and the hearing shall proceed upon the allegations of the motion.

The parties notified hereby are entitled to legal counsel in the proceedings, and the Court will appoint legal counsel if any party should be unable, without undue hardship, to employ counsel.

A copy of this petition may be obtained at no charge from the Office of the Clerk of Court between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

WITNESS, the Honorable Sherri McDonald, Judge of said Juvenile Court.

This ________ day of ___________________, 2022.

______________________________

Clerk, Emanuel County Juvenile Court

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IN THE JUVENILE COURT OF EMANUEL COUNTY STATE OF ¬¬¬¬¬GEORGIA

IN THE INTEREST OF:

G.G. SEX: M DOB: 08/26/2021 CASE #

CHILD UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE

NOTICE OF SUMMONS

TO: Carmelita Falliner Gregory, Jeffrey Allen Gregory, Jr., and any Unknown biological, legal, and/or putative father of the above-named child born to Carmelita Falliner Gregory at Memorial Health Meadows Hospital in Vidalia, Toombs County, Georgia.

You are hereby notified that the above-styled action has been brought by the Emanuel County Department of Family and Children Services, and the Georgia Department of Human Services, seeking to terminate your parental rights with regard to the above referenced child; that said action has been filed in the Juvenile Court of Emanuel County, Georgia; and that by reason of an Order for Service of Summons by Publication dated July 5th , 2022, you are hereby notified that you may obtain a copy of the petition from the Clerk of the Juvenile Court of Emanuel County, Georgia and may file with the Clerk of said Court and serve upon Marnique Oliver, Petitioner's Attorney, whose mailing address is P.O. Box 308, 115 S. Racetrack Street, Swainsboro, Georgia, 30401, an answer to the petition at any time prior to the Final Hearing.

You are hereby commanded and required to appear before this court on the 6th__ day of October_, 2022 at the EMANUEL County Courthouse in Swainsboro, Georgia at 10:00 a.m., for a FINAL HEARING and show cause, if any you have, why the relief requested in the petition should not be granted. You are hereby commanded and required to appear before this Court at said final hearing or the findings of the Court will be made the permanent order of this Court in the above case. You must attend the final hearing in order to preserve your rights. At the final hearing you will be given an opportunity to show cause, if any you have, why the relief requested in the petition should not be granted. Prior to the Final Hearing a Provisional Hearing on the petition will be held before the Court on September 22 , 2022_at 10:00 a.m. in the Juvenile Courtroom at the Emanuel County Courthouse, Swainsboro, Georgia.

The parties notified hereby are entitled to legal counsel in the proceedings, and the Court will appoint legal counsel if any party should be unable, without undue hardship, to employ counsel.

You are further notified that you will lose all rights to the child and will not be entitled to object to the termination of your rights to the child unless, within thirty days of receipt of this notice, you file:

A petition to legitimate the child pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 19-7-22; and

Notice of the filing of the petition to legitimate with the Emanuel County Juvenile Court.

The Findings of Fact and Order of Disposition made at the Provisional Hearing will become final at the Final Hearing unless the party served by publication appears at the Final Hearing. If the party served by publication fails to appear at the Final Hearing on the petition, the Findings of Fact and Interlocutory Orders made will become final without further evidence and will be governed by the Juvenile Court Code as if made at the Final Hearing. If the party served by publication appears at the Final Hearing, the Interlocutory findings and Orders shall be vacated and disregarded, and the hearing shall proceed upon the allegations of the motion.

The parties notified hereby are entitled to legal counsel in the proceedings, and the Court will appoint legal counsel if any party should be unable, without undue hardship, to employ counsel.

A copy of this petition may be obtained at no charge from the Office of the Clerk of Court between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

WITNESS, the Honorable Sherri McDonald, Judge of said Juvenile Court.

This ________ day of ___________________, 2022.

______________________________

Clerk, Emanuel County Juvenile Court

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF EMANUEL COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

BOBBIE LEE SMITH-HUGHES, ESTATE NO. 22E0098

DECEASED

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

NOTICE

TO: ALL INTERESTED PARTIES and to whom it may concern:

BARBARA SMITH DIXON has petitioned to be appointed administrator of the estate of BOBBIE LEE SMITH-HUGHES deceased, of said county. (The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond, waiver of reports, waiver of statements, and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. § 53-12-261.) All interested persons 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 AUGUST 15, 2022.

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.

DON E. WILKES

Judge of the Probate Court

By: Jeanie Hooks

Clerk of the Probate Court

P. O. Box 70 / 125 S. Main Street

Swainsboro, Ga. 30401

Address

478-237-7091

Telephone Number

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STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF EMANUEL

IN RE: ESTATE OF BETTY JO MAY, DECEASED

All creditors of the Estate of Betty Jo May, Deceased, late of Emanuel County, are hereby notified to render their demands to Richard M. McNeely, attorney for James (Jimmy) H. May, Jr. and Julie May Mercer, Executors of the Betty Jo May Estate, at P. O. Box 767, Swainsboro, Georgia 30401, according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment of any indebtedness due the estate.

This 18th day of July, 2022.

RICHARD M. MCNEELY,

Attorney for James (Jimmy) H. May, Jr.

And Julie May Mercer

Executors of the Betty Jo May Estate

Richard M. McNeely, P.C.

P. O. Box 767

Swainsboro, Georgia 30401

(478) 237-4225

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF EMANUEL COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF

DAVID A. HALEY, ESTATE NO. 22E0066

DECEASED

NOTICE

IN RE: The Petition to Probate Will in Solemn Form in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed.

TO: DAVID L. HALEY

This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the petition to probate will in solemn form, in this Court on or before AUGUST 22, 2022.

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.

DON E. WILKES

Judge of the Probate Court

By: Jeanie Hooks

Clerk of the Probate Court

P. O. Box 70 / 125 South Main Street

Swainsboro, Ga. 30401

Address

478-237-7091

Telephone Number

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