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062817-03
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF EARLY COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Rutha B. Smith, Deceased
ESTATE NO. 3070
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE
TO: Whom It May Concern
Annie Wells has petitioned to be
appointed Administrator of the
estate of Rutha B. Smith,
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 24,
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 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
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/ Robin M. Altman
Judge of the Probate Court
By: /s/ Angela C. White
Clerk of the Probate Court
111 Court Square, Suite D
Blakely, GA 39823
229-723-3454
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070517-04
NOTICE
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF EARLY
TO ALL DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF MARY BELLE
WILLIAMS:
All debtors and creditors of
MARY BELLE WILLIAMS,
deceased, late of said county, are
hereby notified to render an
account of their demands to the
undersigned according to law, and
all persons indebted to said estate
are required to make immediate
payment to me.
This 29th day of June, 2017.
/s/ Chris D. Williams
CHRIS D. WILLIAMS
Executor under the Will of
MARY BELLE WILLIAMS,
Deceased
c/o Danny S. Shepard
Attorney at Law
12837 Magnolia Street
Blakely, Georgia 39823
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071217-02
NOTICE
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF EARLY COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: Estate of Phyllis Angeline
Davis Benton Krack, Deceased
Estate No. 3076
NOTICE
(For Discharge from Office and all
Liability)
IN RE: Petition for Discharge of
Personal Representative
TO: Whom it may concern:
This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above
referenced Petition, in this Court
on or before August 7, 2017.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER:
All objections to the petition must
be in writing, setting forth the
grounds of any such objections. 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.
/s/ Robin M. Altman
Judge of the Probate Court
By: /s/ Angela C. White
Clerk of the Probate Court
111 Court Square, Suite D
Blakely, GA 39823
229-723-3454
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071917-01
NOTICE
The Southwest Georgia
Regional Commission Council will
meet on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at
the Regional Commission’s Joe B.
Adams Conference Center, located
at 181 E. Broad Street, Camilla,
Georgia. There will be a dinner for
the Council and their Guests at
6:30. The Business meeting will
convene at 7:00 p.m.
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071917-02
NOTICE
APPLICATION TO REGISTER
A BUSINESS TO BE
CONDUCTED UNDER A
TRADE NAME
STATE OF GEORGIA, COUNTY
OF EARLY
The undersigned hereby certifies that it is conducting a business
in the County of Early, State of
Georgia under the name: Happy
Transfer and that the type of business to be conducted is money
services business, and that said
business is composed of the following: First Global Money Inc., 5733
Rickenbacker Road, Commerce,
CA 90040. This affidavit is made
in accordance with the Official
Code of Georgia Annotated, Title
10, Chapter 1, Section 490.
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071917-03
NOTICE
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF EARLY
TO ALL DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF EMILY JANE
GEORGE:
All debtors and creditors of
EMILY JANE GEORGE, deceased,
late of said county, are hereby notified to render an account of their
demands to the undersigned
according to law, and all persons
indebted to said estate are
required to make immediate payment to me.
This 13th day of July, 2017.
/s/ Larry Lamar White
LARRY LAMAR WHITE
Executor under the Will of
EMILY JANE GEORGE,
Deceased
c/o Danny S. Shepard
Attorney at Law
State Bar No. 640950
12837 Magnolia Street
Blakely, Georgia 39823
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070517-02
NOTICE OF SALE
UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY
OF EARLY
Under and by virtue of the
power of sale contained with that
certain Security Deed dated
August 3, 2006, from Hoyt C.
Patterson and Dora P. Patterson to
Safeway Mortgage, Inc., recorded
on August 9, 2006 in Deed Book
276 at Page 835, Early County,
Georgia Records, having been last
sold, assigned, transferred and
conveyed to CIT Bank, N.A. by
Assignment and said Security
Deed having been given to secure a
note dated August 3, 2006, in the
amount of $157,500.00, said note
being in default, the undersigned

will sell at public outcry during the
legal hours of sale before the door
of the courthouse of Early County,
Georgia, on August 1, 2017, the following described real property
(hereinafter referred to as the
“Property”):
A PARCEL OF LAND IN THE
TOWN OF DAMASCUS, PART OF
LOT OF LAND NO. 255 IN THE
6TH DISTRICT OF EARLY
COUNTY, GEORGIA, MORE
PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED
AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCING
AT A POINT ON THE SOUTH
MARGIN OF FLORENCE
STREET THE DISTANCE OF 175
FEET EAST FROM THE EAST
MARGIN OF THE SIDEWALK
ALONG THE EAST SIDE OF
BRUMBY AVENUE (GA HIGHWAY 45), AND FROM SUCH
BEGINNING POINT RUN EAST
ALONG THE SOUTH MARGIN
OF FLORENCE STREET THE
DISTANCE OF 241 FEET;
THENCE SOUTH 0 DEGREES 35
MINUTES EAST THE DISTANCE OF 179 FEET TO AN
ALLEY; THENCE WEST ALONG
THE NORTH MARGIN OF THE
ALLEY THE DISTANCE OF
242.62 FEET; THENCE NORTH
THE DISTANCE OF 179 FEET
TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING.
A PLAT OF SAID PARCEL OF
LAND MADE BY G.L. HOLMAN,
GEORGIA REGISTERED LAND
SURVEYOR # 2033, DATED FEBRUARY 16, 1995, IS RECORDED
IN PLAT CABINET 251, PAGE 8,
LAND RECORDS OF EARLY
COUNTY, GEORGIA WHICH
PLAT AND THE RECORD
THEREOF ARE BY REFEENCE
INFORPORATED IN THIS
DESCRIPTION.
The debt secured by the
Security Deed and evidenced by
the Note and has been, and is
hereby, declared due and payable
because of, among other possible
events of default, failure to make
the payments as required by the
terms of the Note. The debt
remaining is in default and this
sale will be made for the purposes
of paying the Security Deed,
accrued interest, and all expenses
of the sale, including attorneys’
fees. Notice of intention to collect
attorneys' fees has been given as
provided by law.
To the best of the undersigned’s
knowledge, the person(s) in possession of the property is/are Hoyt C.
Patterson and Dora P. Patterson.
The property, being commonly
known as 70 Minnie Hightower
St., Damascus, GA, 39841 in
Early County, will be sold as the
property of Hoyt C. Patterson and
Dora P. Patterson, subject to any
outstanding ad valorem taxes
(including taxes which are a lien
and not yet due and payable), any
matters affecting title to the property which would be disclosed by
accurate survey and inspection

thereof, and all assessments, liens,
encumbrances, restrictions,
covenants, and matters of record to
the Security Deed.
Pursuant to O.C.G.A.Section
44-14-162.2, the name, address
and telephone number of the individual or entity who shall have the
full authority to negotiate, amend
or modify all terms of the above
described mortgage is as follows:
Financial Freedom, 2900
Esperanza Crossing, Austin, TX
78758, 866-727-4303. The foregoing notwithstanding, nothing in
O.C.G.A. Section 44-14-162.2 shall
require the secured creditor to
negotiate, amend or modify the
terms of the mortgage instrument.
The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the
sale is not prohibited under U.S.
Bankruptcy code and (2) to final
confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of
the Security Deed.
Albertelli Law Attorney for CIT
Bank, N.A. as Attorney in Fact for
Hoyt C. Patterson and Dora P.
Patterson 100 Galleria Parkway,
Suite 960 Atlanta, GA 30339
Phone: (770) 373-4242
By: James E. Albertelli, Esq. For
the Firm
THIS FIRM IS ACTING AS A
DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY
INFORMATION OBTAINED
WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 7/26/4tc

070517-01
NOTICE OF SALE
UNDER POWER
STATE OF GEORGIA
COUNTY OF EARLY
Because of a default in the payment of the indebtedness secured
by the Deed to Secure Debt executed by JASON MILTON COOK to
FIRST STATE BANK OF BLAKELY dated June 21, 2011, and
recorded in Deed Book 312, Pages
575-577, Early County, Georgia,
Deed Records, said Deed to Secure
Debt securing a Note in the original principal amount of $10,439.14
dated January 15, 2014. First
State Bank of Blakely as the holder
thereof pursuant to said Deed and
Note, and all extensions thereof,
thereby secured has declared the
entire amount of said indebtedness
due and payable and, pursuant to
the power of sale contained in said
Deed, will on the first Tuesday in
the month following the publication of this notice, being August 1,
2017, during the legal hours of sale
being 10:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m.,
before the Courthouse door in
Early County, sell at public outcry
to the highest bidder for cash, the
property described in said deed to
wit: A
parcel of land containing
2.505 acres, more or less, located in
Land Lot No. 29 in the 6th Land
District of Early County, Georgia,

and more particularly described as
follows: To establish the point of
beginning, start at the intersection
of the centerline of Sandy Bottom
Road and the centerline of Bright
Star Loop and thence run South 00
degrees 22 minutes 17 seconds
East along the centerline of Bright
Star Loop the distance of 521.88
feet to a point thereon, THE POINT
OF BEGINNING. From said point
of beginning thence run South 01
degree 36 minutes 59 seconds West
along said centerline the distance
of 85.35 feet; thence run South 01
degrees 21 minutes 00 seconds
East along said centerline the distance of 236.99 feet; thence run
South 06 degrees 02 minutes 00
seconds East along said centerline
the distance of 45.00 feet; thence
run North 76 degrees 07 minutes
56 seconds West the distance of
353.78 feet; thence run North 01
degree 07 minutes 00 seconds East
the distance of 288.68 feet; thence
run South 88 degrees 53 minutes
00 seconds East the distance of
330.00 feet to the point of beginning. A plat of said parcel of land
made by D. Conner Collins, dated
May 28, 2009, is recorded in Deed
Book 300, Page 114, Early County,
Georgia, Deed Records, which plat
and the record thereof are by reference incorporated in this description. Property Address: 995 Bright
Star Loop, Blakely, Georgia
39823.

Said property will be sold subject to 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, 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
Deeds to Secure Debt first set out
above.
The proceeds of said sale will be
applied to the payment of said
indebtedness and all expenses of
said sale as provided in said Deeds,
and the balance, if any, will be distributed as provided by law.
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 secured
creditor.
The property is or may be in the
possession of Jason Milton Cook.
First State Bank of Blakely,
as Attorney-in-fact for
JASON MILTON COOK
By: PATAULA LAW, LLC,
AMOS JOHN SHEFFIELD,
Lawyer
Attorney for FIRST STATE BANK
OF BLAKELY,
94 Court Square
Blakely, Georgia 39823
(229) 724-4471 Phone
(888) 420-5792 Fax

amos@pataulalaw.com
File No.: 2017-0188
THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING
AS A DEBT COLLECTOR AND
ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED
WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 7/26/4tc

071217-01
NOTICE
IN THE JUVENILE COURT FOR
THE
COUNTY OF EARLY
STATE OF GEORGIA
In the Interests of: AIG, Male
child, DOB: 11/22/2015, CASE NO.:
049-15J-085
Child Under 18 Years of Age
NOTICE OF SUMMONS
TO: UNKNOWN FATHER OF
MINOR CHILD
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED
that the above-styled action seeking a Petition for Termination of
Parental Rights was filed in the
Juvenile Court of EARLY County,
Georgia, and that by reason of an
Order for Service by Publication
dated June 23, 2017,
YOU ARE HEREBY COMMANDED AND REQUIRED to
appear before the Juvenile Court of
EARLY County, Georgia, at the
courtroom of the Miller County
Courthouse, 115 S. First Street,
Colquitt, GA 39837, on Friday,
September 8, 2017,
at 8:30 a.m. The hearing is for the
purpose of terminating parental
rights. The mother of the child is

Quinteshia Grier.
A copy of the petition may be
obtained from the Clerk of the
EARLY County Juvenile Court
during regular business hours,
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m.
until 5:00 p.m., exclusive of holidays. A free copy shall be available
to the parents. Upon request, the
copy will be mailed to the
requester. The child is presently in
the custody of the EARLY County
Department of Family and Child
Services.
The general nature of the allegations is that the child is a dependent in that he is neglected and/or
abused, and in need of the protection of the Court, that the parents
have failed, without justifiable
cause, to care for the child, provide
support for the child, or form a
parental bond with the child, for
the past 12 months or more.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that while responsive pleadings are not mandatory, they are
permissible and you are encouraged to file your objections to the
Clerk of this Court, EARLY COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 111 Court
Square, Blakely GA 39823, and
serve upon Petitioner's attorney,
Gail D. Drake, Special Assistant
Attorney General, PO Box 70245,
Albany GA 31708, by the last date
of publication.
Any putative/biological/legal
father of the child is hereby notified
that he will lose all rights to the
child and will not be entitled to

object to the termination of his
parental rights to the child, unless
within 30 days of publication of this
notice, he filed the following: (1) a
petition to legitimate the child pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 19-7-21.1; and
(2) a notice of the filing of the petition to legitimate or acknowledgement of legitimation with the
Juvenile Court of EARLY County,
Georgia, as required by O.C.G.A. §
15-11-96(h); and unless after filing
a petition to legitimate he prosecutes it to a final judgment.
All concerned parties are
informed that they are entitled to
be represented by a lawyer at all
stages of these proceedings. If you
want to hire a lawyer, please contact your lawyer immediately. If
you want a lawyer but are unable
to hire a lawyer without undue
financial hardship, you may ask for
a lawyer to be appointed to represent you. The Court would inquire
into your financial circumstances
and if the Court finds you to be
financially unable to hire a lawyer,
then a lawyer will be appointed to
represent you. If you want a lawyer
appointed to represent you, you
must let the Court or the officer of
the Court handling this case know
that you want a lawyer immediately. WITNESS THE HONORABLE
Ronald H. Rentz, Judge of said
court, this 10th day of July, 2017.
Clerk, Early County Juvenile
Court
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