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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, MILLER COUNTY

By virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Security Deed from ROGER DANIEL GRIMES to MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS INC AS NOMINEE FORAMERIS BANK, dated May 4, 2017, recorded May 5, 2017, in Deed Book 246, Page 668, Miller County, Georgia Records, said Security Deed having been given to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of One Hundred Fifty-Nine Thousand Sixty-Five and 00/100 dollars ($159,065.00), with interest thereon as provided for therein, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned and transferred to PennyMac Loan Services, LLC, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the Miller County Courthouse, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday inAugust, 2018, all property described in said Security Deed including but not limited to the following described property:

ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND, TOGETHER WITH ALL IMPROVEMENTS THEREON, LYING AND BEING IN LAND LOT NO. 255 IN THE 13TH LAND DISTRICT OF MILLER COUNTY, GEORGIA, CONTAINING (FIVE) 5.0 ACRES, MORE OR LESS, AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED BY THAT CERTAIN PLAT OF SURVEY PREPARED BY RICHARD G. MATTHEWS, RLS NO. 2217, DATED JULY 1, 2002 ENTITLED “BOUNDARY SURVEY FOR SAMMY L. GOWAN AND SHEILA D. GOWAN”, RECORDED IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT OF MILLER COUNTY, GEORGIA, IN PLAT CABINET B, AT SLIDE 35-B, WHICH PLAT IS INCORPORATED HEREIN.

Said legal description being controlling, however the property is more commonly known as 773 GA HWY 45 S, COLQUITT, GA 39837.

The indebtedness secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of default under the terms of said Security Deed and Note. The indebtedness remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same, all expenses of the sale, including attorneys’fees (notice to collect same having been given) and all other payments provided for under the terms of the Security Deed and Note.

Said property will be sold on an “as-is” basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the abovenamed or the undersigned. The sale will also be subject to the following items which may affect the title: any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not now due and payable); the right of redemption of any taxing authority; matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; all zoning ordinances; assessments; liens; encumbrances; restrictions; covenants, and any other matters of record superior to said Security Deed.

To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the owner and party in possession of the property is ROGER DANIELGRIMES, or tenants(s).

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.

Please note that, pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 44-14-162.2, you are not entitled by law to an amendment or modification of the terms of your loan. The entity having full authority to negotiate, amend or modify all terms of the loan (although not required by law to do so) is: PennyMac Loan Services, LLC, Loss Mitigation Dept., 3043 Townsgate Rd., Suite 200, Westlake Village, CA 91361, Telephone Number: 1-866-549-3583.

PENNYMAC LOAN SERVICES, LLC as Attorney in Fact for

ROGER DANIEL GRIMES

THE BELOW LAW FIRM MAY BE HELD TO BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR, UNDER FEDERAL LAW. IF SO, ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.

Attorney Contact: Rubin Lublin, LLC, 3145 Avalon Ridge Place, Suite 100, Peachtree Corners, GA30071

Telephone Number: (877) 813-0992 Case No. PNY-18- 01859-1

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MILLER COUNTY, GEORGIA NOTICE OF APPLICATION TO SELL MALT BEVERAGES and WINE

The undersigned has made an application to the Mayor and Council of Colquitt for a retail license to sell liquor by the drink at LAREDO GRILL MONROEVILLE, INC. located at 407 W Crawford Street in Colquitt, Georgia for on premise consumption. This application will be heard by the City Council at its monthly meeting on August 14, 2018, at 6:30 o’clock p.m.

BY: Hector Bautista, Owner

LAREDO GRILL MONROEVILLE, INC.

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF MILLER COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: James Jackson, Jr.

ESTATE NO.

DECEASED NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE FOR YEAR’S SUPPORT

The Petition of Mary Margaret Jackson, for a year’s support from the estate of James Jackson, Jr., 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 August 20, 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 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.

Brenda G McNease
Judge of the Probate
Court
155 S First Street, Room
110 Colquitt, GA 39837
Address
(229) 758-4110
Telephone Number
Prepared by:
Ronald H. Rentz
Attorney at Law
P. O. Box 217
Colquitt, GA 39837
(229) 758-5575
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STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF MILLER NOTICE OF PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME

Notice is hereby given that on July 6, 2018, Petitioner, GEORGIA ALECIA BURR, 254 Reed Street, Colquitt, Georgia has filed a Petition in the Superior Court of Miller County, Georgia, Civil Action No. 2018- V- 049, to change her name to GEORGIA ALECIA BURR. Notice is given that the Petition is pending in the Superior Court of Miller County, Georgia and any interested or affected party shall file any objection, if any, to the Petition in the Superior Court of Miller County, Georgia, not later than (30) days from the date of filing of said Petition. If no objection is filed within thirty (30) days from July 6, 2018, the Superior Court shall proceed at chambers to hear and determine all matters raised by the Petition and render final judgment or decree thereon.

GEORGIA ALECIA
BURR, Petitioner
By: Ronald H. Rentz
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 217
Colquitt, GA 39837
(229)758-5575
State Bar No.: 601000
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IN THE PROBATE
COURT OF MILLER
COUNTY
STATE OF
GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
JAMES GREGORY
MASON,)
ESTATE NO. 18-
2308
DECEASED
PETITION FOR
LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION
AMENDED NOTICE

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

Andrea Beth Bedwell to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of James Gregory Mason 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 August 13, 2018.

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.

Judge of the Probate
Court
By: Brenda G. McNease
Clerk of the Probate
Court
155 South First Street,
Room 110 , Colquitt, GA
39837
229-758-4110
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IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF MILLER STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF TRACY MICHELLE HERRING ESTATE NO. 18-2314 DECEASED PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

NANNIE C. SMITH has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of TRACY MICHELLE HERRING, 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 August 20, 2018.

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.

BRENDAG. MCNEASE
Judge of Miller County
Probate Court
155 S 1st St. #110
Colquitt, GA 39837
(229) 758-4110
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MILLER COUNTY JUVENILE COURT

IN THE MATTER OF: D.M., B/M, DOB: 10/10/2007

TO: Randie McDaniel, mother of the above referenced child born October 10, 2007.

To: “Unknown John Doe” or any other individual who might be the biological father of a male child born to Randie McDaniel on October 10, 2007.

To: Michael Foster, putative father of the above referenced child born to Randie McDaniel on October 10, 2007.

A petition was filed in this Court by Social Services Case Manager Harriet Blanks, on the 20th day of July, 2018. The Petition alleges the above-referenced child to be dependent according to Georgia law and seeks termination of your parental rights, if any. You may obtain a copy of the Petition, which sets forth the specific allegations in detail, from the Clerk of Juvenile Court of Miller County, 155 South First Street, Colquitt, Georgia, phone is 229-758-4102.

By authority of an Order for Service by Publication by the Judge of said Court on the 20th day of July, 2018, you are commanded to be an appear in the Juvenile Court of Miller County, Georgia, located at 155 South First Street, Colquitt, Georgia, within sixty (60) days of said Order for Service by Publication and on the 26th day of September, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. to then and there make defense to allegations of the petition, and to show cause why the prayers of the petition should not be granted, and why the said child and all parties named herein should not be dealt with according to the provisions of the law. The hearing is for the purpose of terminating your parental rights.

You or any other interested party may file a written objection or answer on or before the date and time for the hearing stated above by filing the same at the office of the Clerk of Juvenile Court of Miller County, Georgia, and the Petitioner’s Attorney, Brumby M. Dwyer.

Be advised that any biological father who is not the legal father of this child shall lose all rights to this child and shall not be entitled to object to the termination of his rights unless within thirty (30) days of receipt of this notice, he files (1) a petition to legitimate the child pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 19-7-22 and (2) notice of the filing of the Petition to legitimate with the Dougherty County Juvenile Court.

Witness the Honorable Ronald H. Rentz, Judge of said Court this 20th day of JULY, 2018.

Kristin J. Godfrey,
(Deputy) Clerk of Miller
County Juvenile Court
Brumby M. Dwyer
Special Assistant Attorney
General
Post Office Box 71412,
Albany, Georgia 31708
Phone (229)854-3379,
Georgia Bar Number 492098
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF MILLER COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA

IN RE: ESTATE OF ARCHER DAWAYNEBEAU CATRETT, ESTATE NO.18-2312

MINOR

NOTICE

TO SAMUEL DAWAYNE CATRETT

You are hereby notified that John Chance Cook and Ashley Anita Cook have filed a Petition seeking to be appointed temporary guardian(s) of the abovenamed Minor. All objections to the Petition to the appointment of a temporary guardian or the appointment of the Petitioner(s) as temporary guardian(s), must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and be filed with this Court no later than fourteen (14) days after this notice is mailed, or ten (10) days after this notice is personally served upon you, or ten (10) days after the second publication of this notice if you are served by publication. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or Georgia 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.

NOTE: If a natural guardian files a timely objection to the creation of the temporary guardianship, the Petition will be dismissed. If a natural guardian files an objection to the appointment of the Petitioner(s) as guardian(s), or if a parent who is not a natural guardian files an objection to the Petition, a hearing on the matter shall be (held in the Probate Court of Miller County, Main Courtroom, Miller County Courthouse, 155 South First Street, Colquitt, Georgia (scheduled at a later date). If no objection is filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.

By/Brenda G. McNease

Judge of the Probate Court

By: /Brenda G. McNease/
Clerk of the Probate Court
155 South First Street,
Room 110
Colquitt, GA 39837
229-758-4110
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IN THE PROBATE
COURT OF MILLER
COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE
OF BILLIE EUGENE
RATHEL,
DECEASED
NOTICE

The Petition of Gena Rathel, for an Order Declaring No Administration is Necessary in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed,

TO: ALL INTERESTED PARTIES

This is to notify you to file objections, if there is any, to the Petition, in this Court on or before August 27, 2018.

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.

This 24th day of July, 2018.

/Brenda G. McNease
Judge of the Probate Court
By:/Brenda G. McNease
Clerk of the Probate Court
155 South First Street,
Room 110
Colquitt, GA 39837
229-758-4110
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NOTICE OF ELECTION TO THE QUALIFIED VOTERS OF MILLER, GEORGIA:

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on the 6th day of November, 2018, an election will be held at the regular polling places in all the election districts of Miller County, Georgia (“Miller County”), at which time there will be submitted to the qualified voters of Miller County for their determination the question of whether a special one percent (1 %) sales and use tax be imposed in the special district of Miller County for a period of time not to exceed five (5) years and for the raising of not more than an estimated amount of $4,500,000.00 for transportation purposes?

The proceeds of such TSPLOST are to be used to finance the projects and purposes described in Exhibit A attached to the Resolution Calling For an Election to Impose a County Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax, adopted on August 2, 2018, including repayment of any debt or other obligations associated with an y of said projects and purposes.

Voters desiring to vote for the imposition of the TSPLOST shall do so by voting “YES” and voters desiring to vote against the imposition of the TSPLOST shall do so by voting “NO”, as to the question propounded, to wit:

“Shall a special one percent (1%) sales and use tax be imposed in the special district of Miller County for a period of time not to exceed five years and for the raising of not more than an estimated amount of $4,500,000.00 for transportation purposes? “

The several places for holding the election shall be in the regular and established precincts of Miller County, and the polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on November 6, 2018, the date fixed for the election. Advance voting will be conducted in accordance with law. 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 election is October 9, 2018, through 5:00 p.m.

Any brochures, listings or other advertisements heretofore or hereafter issued by the Commission of Miller County, Georgia (the “Commission”) or by any other person, firm, corporation or association with the knowledge and consent of the Commission shall be deemed to be a statement of intention of the Commission concerning the use of the proceeds of the Debt and such statement of intention shall be binding upon the Commission with respect to the expenditure of the proceeds of such Debt or interest received from the investment of the proceeds of such Debt, to the extent provided in Section 36-82- 1(d) of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated.

Those residents of Miller County qualified to vote at said election shall be determined in all respects in accordance with the election laws of the State of Georgia.

WILLIAM H. MILLS • ATTORNEY AT LAW

33 LIBERTY STREET • POST OFFICE BOX 565 • BLAKELY, GEORGIA 39823 • (229) 723-3428

This notice is given pursuant to a resolution of the Miller County Board of Commissioners and a resolution of the Election Superintendent.

S/ Allen Worsley
Chairman, Miller County
Board of Commissions
S/ Brenda McNease
Election Superintendent
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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER

Under power of sale contained in a security deed from George H. Joiner and Mary C. Joiner to Security Bank and Trust Company dated September 14, 2000, recorded in Deed Book 151, page 635, Clerk’s Office, Miller Superior Court, all as transferred to Merchants & Farmers Bank by assignment recorded in Deed Book 161, page 580, and Ameris Bank being the successor by merger to Merchants & Farmers Bank, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door at Miller County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September, 2018, the property described as follows:

Lot No. 4 of Dozier Subdivision in Land Lot No. 153 in the 13th Land District of Miller County, Georgia, as shown by a plat of the same prepared by Grady Lodge Holman dated May 9, 1977, and recorded in Plat Book 3, page 73, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Miller County, Georgia.

Tax Map/Parcel: C017-028000

Property Address: 345 Phillips St., Colquitt, GA

The note is declared due because of non-payment. 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.

To the best knowledge of the undersigned the property is in the possession of Mary C. Joiner and it will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes and/or assessments and any easements or restrictions of record, having priority over this security deed.

Ameris Bank
as attorney in fact for
George H. Joiner and
Mary C. Joiner
Thomas M. Green
Spivey, Pope, Green &
Greer, LLC
P.O. Box 899
Macon, GA 31202-0899
(53013.082)

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