Legals for 9/16/2022 – 9/22/2022

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

STATE OF Alabama COUNTY OF ETOWAH

Default having been made of the terms of the loan documents secured by that certain mortgage executed by Jacob Shaneyfelt An Unmarried Person to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortgagee, as nominee for Priority Bank, FSB, its successors and assigns dated December 20, 2013; said mortgage being recorded on December 30, 2013, as Instrument No. 3396386 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC in Instrument 3543945 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama.

The undersigned, Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the main entrance of the Court House in Etowah County, Alabama during the legal hours of sale (between 11am and 4pm), on the 12th day of October, 2022 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

To describe a point of beginning for the tract herein conveyed, commence at a point where the Northwest lint of that certain tract conveyed by Edgar. Keeling, etals to Gertrude K, Reeves, by deed dated October 24, 1968, and recorded in Book 1066, Page 697 in the Probate Office of Etowah County, Alabama, intersects the Southwest line of Paden-Keeling Road, and from thence run in a Northwesterly direction along the Southwest line of said road a distance of 50 feet to a point; thence deflect an angle of 88’15’ to the left and run south 23’45’ West a distance of 300 feet to a point; thence deflect to the right an angle of 90’ and run a distance of 146 feet to a point on the 510.0 contour line of the Alabama Power Company Henry Neely Reservoir, which said point is the point of beginning of the property herein conveyed, and from said point of beginning retrace the call last mentioned in arriving at the point of beginning by running Southerly a distance of 146 feet to a point; thence deflect an angle of 90’ to the right and run a distance of 150 feet to a point on said 510.0 contour line; thence deflect to the right and run in a Easterly direction and along said contour line of said Alabama Power Company Reservoir a distance of 225 feet, more or less, to the point of beginning, and embracing a portion of the SE 1/4 of the SW 1/4 in Section 24, Township 12 South, Range 6 East of Huntsville Meridian, and lying and being in Etowah County, Alabama.

Said property is commonly known as 907 Bing Forest Rd, Glencoe, AL 35905.

Should a conflict arise between the property address and the legal description the legal description will control.

Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), the right of redemption of any taxing authority, all outstanding liens for public utilities which constitute liens upon the property, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, easements, rights-of-way, zoning ordinances, restrictions, special assessments, covenants, the statutory right of redemption pursuant to Alabama law, and any matters of record including, but not limited to, those superior to said Mortgage first set out above. Said property will be sold on an “as-is” basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the above-named or the undersigned.  The successful bidder must present certified funds in the amount of the winning bid at the time and place of sale.

Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.

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 Mortgage.

LAKEVIEW LOAN SERVICING, LLC

as holder of said mortgage

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

Two North Twentieth

2 20th Street North, Suite 1000

Birmingham, AL 35203

(800) 275-7171

FT21@mccalla.com

File No. 9251320

www.foreclosurehotline.net

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FORECLOSURE NOTICE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that mortgage in favor of First Bank of Boaz, a corporation, and executed by Joseph Adam Smith, a single person, which mortgage is recorded September 14, 2020, as Instrument No. 3508356, in the probate records of Etowah County, Alabama, the mortgagee has elected to declare the entire indebtedness secured by said mortgage to be due and payable as provided in said mortgage, and notice is hereby given that pursuant to the law and power of sale contained in said mortgage, the undersigned will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the front doors of the Etowah County Courthouse at Gadsden, Alabama, at the legal hours of sale, on September 28, 2022, the following described real estate situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lot No. 1, Peaceful Acres Subdivision, as shown in Plat Book H, Page 40, recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate, Etowah County, Alabama.

LESS AND EXCEPT: All that part of Lot 1, Block B, of the Peaceful Acres Subdivision, as recorded in Plat Book H, Page 40 in the Judge of Probate Office in Etowah County, Alabama, more particularly described as follows: Commencing at an axle found, in the Easterly right-of-way (80’) of Alabama Highway #179, at the Southwest corner of Lot 1 of said subdivision;

thence leaving said right of way and along the Southerly line of said lot, South 62 degrees 46 minutes 01 seconds East a distance of 223.04 feet to a 2” pipe found, at the Southeast corner of said lot, on the Westerly right of way (35’) of Hope Street; thence along said right of way, North 37 degrees 51 minutes 17 seconds East a distance of 96.59 feet to an iron pin set at the

Point of Beginning. From said Point of Beginning and leaving said right of way, North 52 degrees 08 minutes 43 seconds West a distance of 86.70 feet to an iron pin set; thence North 37 degrees 51 minutes 17 seconds East a distance of 83.25 feet to an iron pin set on the Northerly line of said Lot 1; thence North 87 degrees 13 minutes 35 seconds East a distance of 114.23 feet to a 1” pipe found, on the Westerly right of way of said Hope Street, at the Northeast corner of said Lot 1; thence along said right of way, South 37 degrees 51 minutes 17 seconds West a distance of 157.63 feet to the Point of Beginning, less and except any easements or rights of way, and being a portion of Lot 1, Block B of Peaceful Acres Subdivision, as recorded in Plat Book H, Page 40, in the Judge of Probate Office of Etowah County, Alabama, said lot located in the SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of Section 11, Township 10 South, Range 4 East of the Huntsville Meridian, Etowah County, Alabama.(ccl/44621)

Said sale is being made for the purpose of applying the proceeds to the debt secured by the mortgage and the expenses of foreclosure.  The auctioneer will give to the purchaser an Auctioneer’s deed subject to ad valorem taxes due October 1, 2022, subject to any and all statutory rights of redemption, previous mortgages, if any, all easements, encroachments, unrecorded leases, if any, any rights of way for road, or otherwise, utilities, title to all minerals and all restrictions and covenants of record.

JONES & CAMERON LLC

ATTORNEY AND AUCTIONEER

P. O. BOX 940

GUNTERSVILLE, AL   35976

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Willard E. Mitchell and Barbara A. Mitchell, husband and wife, to Regions Bank, on December 31, 2014, said mortgage being recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, on January 22, 2015, as Document Number 3412734. Regions Bank, the current holder, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Etowah County Courthouse, in Gadsden, Alabama, on October 3, 2022, during the legal hours of sale, the following described real estate, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

A LOT DESCRIBED AS BEGINNING AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF LOT NUMBER 6 IN WHAT IS KNOWN AS BLOCK NUMBER 1 IN BISHOPS EAST END ADDITION TO EAST GADSDEN, AS SHOWN BY A MAP RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “A”. PAGE 17, PROBATE OFFICE, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA AND FROM THENCE RUN IN A NORTHEASTERLY DIRECTION AND ALONG THE NORTHERLY LINE OF SAID LOT NUMBER 6 A DISTANCE OF 125.5 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE IN A NORTHERLY DIRECTION, IN A DIRECT LINE, A DISTANCE OF 121.7 FEET TO A POINT IN THE SOUTHERLY LINE OF MARKER STREET, AS SHOWN BY THE MAP OF M.N. LANDERS SECOND ADDITION TO EAST GADSDEN AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “A”, PAGE 412, SAID PROBATE OFFICE, AND WHICH SAID POINT IS 75 FEET EASTERLY, MEASURED ALONG THE SOUTHERLY LINE OF MARKER STREET FROM THE POINT OF INTERSECTION WITH THE EASTERLY LINE OF RALLS AVENUE, AS SHOWN BY THE MAP OF SHADOWLAWN SUBDIVISION RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “C”, PAGES 74 AND 75, SAID PROBATE OFFICE; THENCE IN A WESTERLY DIRECTION AND ALONG THE SOUTHERLY LINE OF SAID MARKER STREET A DISTANCE OF 75 FEET TO A POINT IN THE EASTERLY LINE OF SAID RALLS AVENUE; THENCE IN A SOUTHERLY DIRECTION ALONG THE EASTERLY LINE OF SAID RALLS AVENUE, AND IN A DIRECT LINE, A DISTANCE OF 150 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, AND EMBRACING A PORTION OF LOT NUMBER FOUR (4) IN BLOCK NUMBER ONE (1) IN BISHOPS EAST END ADDITION TO EAST GADSDEN, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF AS THE SAME APPEARS OF RECORD IN PLAT BOOK “A”, PAGE 17, PROBATE OFFICE, AND BEING AND LYING IN THE CITY OF GADSDEN, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, TOGETHER WITH ALL IMPROVEMENTS LOCATED THEREON, THE FOREGOING DESCRIBED REAL ESTATE BEING CONVEYED, HOWEVER, SUBJECT TO THE RIGHTS OF THE ALABAMA MINERAL LAND COMPANY, A CORPORATION, AND THOSE CLAIMING UNDER BY AND THROUGH IT WITH RESPECT TO THE MINERALS, MINERAL AND MINING RIGHTS PRIVILEGES AND INTERESTS IN UNDER AND UPON THE SAME. SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS, RESERVATIONS, EASEMENTS, COVENANTS, OIL, GAS OR MINERAL RIGHTS OF RECORD, IF ANY. BEING THE SAME PREMISES CONVEYED TO WILLARD E. MITCHELL AND WIFE, BARBARA A. MITCHELL, AS JOINT TENANTS WITH RIGHT OF SURVIVORSHIP FROM NELLIE M. ALFORD, A SINGLE WOMAN BY WARRANTY DEED WITH

RIGHT OF SURVIVORSHIP DATED 12/1/1985, AND RECORDED ON 12/3/1985, AT BOOK 1435, PAGE 387, IN ETOWAH COUNTY, AL.

More commonly known as: 106 Ralls Ave, East Gadsden, AL 35903

This Property will be sold on as “as is, where is” basis, without warranty or recourse, expressed or implied as to title, use and/or enjoyment and will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto.  Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as part of the foreclosure process. This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expense of foreclosure. The successful bidder must tender certified funds by noon the next business day to Law Office of Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.  Certified funds must be in the form of a wire transfer, bank or credit union’s cashier’s check, or bank official check payable to Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C. Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C. reserves the right to award the bid to the next highest bidder should the highest bidder fail to timely tender the total amount due. If sale is voided, Mortgagee/Transferee shall return the bid amount to the successful purchaser and the Mortgagee/Transferee shall not be liable to the purchase for any damages. If the sale is set aside for any reason, the purchaser at the sale shall be only entitled to a return of the deposit and bid amount, if paid. The Mortgagee/Transferee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the real estate and to credit is purchase price against the expenses of sale and indebtedness secured by the real estate. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

Regions Bank (“Transferee”)

Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.

244 Inverness Center Drive

Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone: (801) 355-2886

September 9, 16 and 23, 2022

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FORECLOSURE NOTICE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by the mortgage given by Russ R. Middlebrooks and Lynn H. Middlebrooks, as Mortgagor, to Joe E. Gamberi, Jr., and Frank Minogue, as Mortgagee, dated April 21, 2008, and recorded as Instrument 3292875, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and the Mortgagee, by reason of such default, having declared the entire remaining indebtedness secured by said mortgage to be immediately due and payable and said mortgage subject to foreclosure, and such default continuing, notice is hereby given that acting under the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the Mortgagee will sell, at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the courthouse door in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama, during the legal hours of sale on the 29th day of September, 2022, the following described property to-wit:

Commencing at an existing 1/2” pipe at the SE corner of the NW 1/4 of the NW 1/4 of Section 17, Township 11 South, Range 8 East of the Huntsville Meridian, and run North 00°27’26” West along the East line thereof 335.46 feet to an existing 3/4” pipe; thence run North 89°41’00” West leaving said East line 625.78 feet to the point of beginning of the property described herein; thence continue North 89°41’00” West 235 feet to a point; thence run South 00°19’00” West 170.59 feet to the North right of way of Gowans Circle (40’ R/W); thence run South 82°20’06” East along said right of way 236.95 feet to a point; thence run North 00°19’00” East leaving said right way 200.90 feet to the point of beginning. Said property being a portion of the NW 1/4 of the NW 1/4 of Section 17, Township 11 South, Range 8 East, Etowah County, Alabama.

Said sale will be made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage and the proceeds thereof will be applied as provided by the terms of said mortgage.

Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.

This the 8th day of September, 2022.

Joe E. Gamberi, Jr. and Frank Minogue, Mortgagee

/s/ James C. Inzer, III

Inzer, Haney, McWhorter, Haney & Skelton, LLC

Attorney for Mortgagee

September 9, 16, and 23, 2022

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Virgil Danny Hancock to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., acting solely as nominee for Hometown Lenders Inc., dated July 1, 2021 said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, in Instrument Number 3523868 . Said mortgage was subsequently sold, assigned and transferred to Data Mortgage, Inc.. Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the undersigned, Data Mortgage, Inc., will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Courthouse in Etowah County, Alabama on October 12, 2022, during the legal hours of sale, all of its right, title, and interest in and to the following describe real estate situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

COMMENCING AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 9, TOWNSHIP 10 SOUTH, RANGE 5 EAST; THENCE NORTH 88 DEGREES 25 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST 619.80 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 06 DEGREES 12 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST 232.87 FEET TO A THREE FOURTH INCH PIPE BEING THE POINT OF BEGINNING FOR THE PROPERTY HEREIN DESCRIBED; THENCE SOUTH 14 DEGREES 45 MINUTES 00 SECONDS WEST 250.00 FEET TO A THREE FOURTH INCH PIPE ON THE NORTHEAST RIGHT-OF-WAY OF A COUNTY ROAD; THENCE NORTH 63 DEGREES 11 MINUTES 38 SECONDS WEST ALONG SAID RIGHT-OF-WAY 180.04 FEET TO A HALF INCH REBAR; THENCE NORTH 14 DEGREES 45 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST 249.82 FEET TO A HALF INCH REBAR; THENCE SOUTH 63 DEGREES 15 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST 180.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. PROPERTY BEING IN ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA. Property Street Address for Informational Purposes: 401 Rosser Blvd Boaz AL 35956 Said property will be sold “AS IS”. NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IS MADE AS TO THE TITLE OF SAID PROPERTY. Said property is subject to any title deficiencies including but not limited 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 Mortgage first set out above. Said property will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto. The highest bidder must tender a non-refundable deposit of five thousand dollars ($5,000) in certified funds at the time and place of sale. The highest bidder must tender the remainder to the ALAW Law office withing 24 hours of the sale. Should the winning bidder fail to tender the total amount due within 24 hours, ALAW reserves the right to award the sale to the next highest bidder. Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand the rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.This sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in said Mortgage and by Alabama law. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.**This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained may be used for that purpose.* *

Data Mortgage, Inc.,

Mortgagee or Transferee Jonathan Smothers ALAW

One Independence Plaza, Suite 416

Birmingham, AL 35209

Attorney for Mortgagee/Transferee 22-008331 A-4759599

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Rachel Bailey was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/05/2022 over the Estate of Bonnie Jo Hendricks, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Robyn Suzanne Bryant Swinford was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/20/2022 over the Estate Dustin Kyle Swinford, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Bernadette Bush was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/12/2022 over the Estate of Emily Janis Underwood, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Barry Hill was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/11/2022 over the Estate of Ivanell Hill, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Juliet Morgan was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/15/2022 over the Estate of Marcus Deanthony Morgan, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Rodney Eugene Morris was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/27/2022 over the Estate of Martha Jones, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

John T. McCartney was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/08/2022 over the Estate of Michael B. McCartney, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Ronald McWhorter was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/12/2022 over the Estate of Nolen Norman McCormick, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Samuel Smith Boozer was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/08/2022 over the Estate of Terry Smith Boozer, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Ronald McWhorter was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/12/2022 over the Estate of Yvonne McCormick, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Natasha Breann Rumrill was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/15/2022 over the Estate of Patricia Ann Hunter, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9 and 16, 2022   

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FILE CLAIMS

John Mitchell Leftwich and Cathy Jean Freedberg was/were appointed Personal Representa-tive(s) on 08/30/2022 to the Estate of Betty Sue Leftwich, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 22022

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FILE CLAIMS

Anna F. Cleveland was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/23/2022 to the Estate of John Franklin Watkins, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Jaimie Leigh Owens Sweeten was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/17/2022 over the Estate of Ty Derrick Owens, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama noti-fies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

James C. Pope, Jr. was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/30/2022 to the Estate of James C. Pope, Sr., deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all per-sons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Dollie Brown was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/15/2022 over the Estate of Leola P. Gladden, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022     

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FILE CLAIMS

Linda Sue Gilbert was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/18/2022 to the Estate Howard Gilbert, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022   

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FILE CLAIMS

Jolene Osborn Foster was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/24/2022 to the Estate Ruby Lean Osborn, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all per-sons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Quinton Pettis Young, III and J. Trinna Rutledge was/were appointed Personal Co-Representative(s) on 08/18/2022 to the Estate Christina West Young, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Joshua Mancil was/were appointed Personal Co-Representative(s) on 08/17/2022 over the Es-tate of Carla Wynn Hall, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all per-sons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Ginger Hunter was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/16/2022 to the Estate of Shirley Illowene Adkins, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Brian C. Smith was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/16/2022 to the Estate of Cleatis L. Smith, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Jason Hugh Knight was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/15/2022 to the Estate of Cecil William Nesbitt, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Deedra Pearson Koon was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/29/2022 over the Estate of Mary Frances Pearson, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Andrew David Bailey was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/31/2022 over the Estate of Diane Gillilan, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all per-sons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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NOTICE OF SALE OF PROPERTY FROM ESTATE

Whereas, on July 6, 2022, the Judge of Probate for Etowah County, Alabama, granted the Conservator’s application for Partial Settlement and the sale of land from the Conservatorship of Thomas M. Parks, Jr., Case No.: S-9414, and directed that the following property situated in Etowah County, Alabama, be sold:

Lot 8 Mitchell Park Supplement Addition Plat F-367, in City of Gadsden, Sec 29 TWP 11s R 6E.  Property Address:  228 Tabor Road, Gadsden, Alabama 35904.

The sale will occur at the office of Copeland Law, LLP, 816 Chestnut St., Gadsden, AL. 35901.  It is expected to occur on or before October 3, 2022.  The sale price is $87,500 pursuant to the existing purchase contact.  Said sale is subject to unpaid taxes or assessments whether of record or not.  Liens exist thereon.

Knowles & Sullivan, LLC

Attorney for Conservator

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-7200

September 16, 23 and 30, 2022   

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NOTICE OF ADOPTION HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE:  THE ADOPTION PETITION OF HARRY GARCIA KENNON AND ELISE MICHELLE KENNON

CASE NO:  A-1808

To:  Antearia Shantil Rutledge

Whereabouts Unknow

You are hereby notified that a Petition for Adoption of a minor child born to Antearia Shantil Rutledge on May 4, 2011 was filed on March 1, 2022.  Please be advised that if you intend to contest the same you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of the last date of publication with the Attorney for Petitioners whose name and address is listed below and with the Clerk of the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama P.O. Box 187, Gadsden, AL. 35902.

Done this the 24th day of August, 2022

Attorney for Petitioner(s):

Christopher Word, Esq.

P.O. Box 8241

Gadsden, AL. 35902

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2022

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE: SANDY D. FIELDS, DECEASED,

Case # S-10590

TO: Any and all unknown heirs of Sandy D. Fields Whose whereabouts are unknown

Please take notice that a Petition to Sell Real Property was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 18th day of October, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. was appointed a day and time for hearing on said Petition, thereof at which time you may appear and support and/or contest the Petition, if you so choose.

DONE THIS THE 6th DAY OF September , 2022

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

September 9, 16 and 23, 2022

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE:  CHARLES HUNT, ALLEGED INCAPACITATED,

Case # I.320

TO: Any and all relatives of CHARLES HUNT

Please take notice that a PETITION FOR LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 18th day of OCTOBER , 2022 at 2:30 p.m. was appointed a day and time for hearing on said Petition, thereof at which time you may appear and support and/or contest the Petition, if you so choose.

DONE THIS THE 2ND DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 2022.

Scatt W. Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

September 9, 16 and 23, 2022

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE: RICKEY UNDERWOOD,

ALLEGED INCAPACITATED,

Case # 1:318

TO: Any and all relatives of RICKEY UNDERWOOD

Please take notice that a PETITION FOR LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP AND CONSERVATORSHIP was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 11th day of OCTOBER , 2022 at 2:00 pm. was appointed a day and time for hearing on said Petition, thereof at which time you may appear and support and/or contest the petition, if you so choose.

DONE THIS THE 1ST  DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 2022

Scott Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

September 9, 16 and 23, 2022

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN RE: THE ESTATE OF SARAH JANE ANTHONY, DECEASED,

Case # S-12157

NOTICE TO:  Gerald Ray Hope, Carol Jean Brock, Donna Sue Works Gregory Pierce, Randy Ger-ald Pierce, Cynthia Elizabeth Pierce, heirs-at-law and next of kin of Vernon Lamar Bunn.

A Petition To Probate the Last Will and Testament of Sarah Jane Anthony shall be heard by un-dersigned at the Etowah County Courthouse on 14th day of November, 2022, at 11:00 A.M.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

Richard A. Rhea

RHEA BOYD & RHEA

930 Forrest Avenue

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-6801

September 16, 23, 30 and October 7, 2022

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NOTICE OF ESTATE

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE: THE ESTATE OF

JEFF MAYO, DECEASED

CASE NO.: S-12091

A Petition for Summary Distribution of the Estate of JEFF MAYO, having been submitted to the Honorable Scott W. Hassell, Judge of Probate, by Petitioner DOUGLAS M. MAYO, on the 28th day of June , 2022; Notice is hereby given that all persons contesting said Petition shall file a response thereto with the Judge of Probate, Etowah County, within 30 days of the date of this publication.

Jacob A. Millican, Esq.

Attorney for Petitioner

September 16, 2022

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NOTICE OF COMPLAINT FOR BILL TO QUIET TITLE

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

JACK MITCHELL, PLAINTIFF             

VS

CASE NO. 31-CV-2022-900281

T/S 2014- 753 BEING THE SW COR SW 1/4             

NW ¼ TH N 110 S TO SW ROW HYW 132 TH         

SE 880S ALONG SAID ROW TH W 875S TO            

POB LYING IN SW ¼ NW ¼ 36-11-3                         

D-2008-3303360                                                         

AND                                                                         

PETER G. THOMPSON                                      

DEFENDANTS,

Peter G. Thompson and any and all persons claiming any present, future, contingent, remainder, reversion, or other interest in the lands described above must answer Jack Mitchell’s Complaint to Quiet Title and other relief by the 16th day of September 2022 or thereafter a judgment by default may be rendered against them in the above-stated case by the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama.

Done the 19th day of August 2022.

Cassandra Johnson

Clerk of the Circuit Court of Etowah County

Sheri W. Stallings

Attorney for Plaintiff

220 West Main Street

Centre, AL. 35960

256-266-1270

August 26, September 2, 9 and 16, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE TO:  UKNOWN FATHER AND TO MOTHER OF FEMALE CHILD BORN JULY 22, 2015

IN RE:  Adoption Petition of KENNETH RAY HALL

Case Number:  A-1852

Please take notice that a Petition for Adoption in the above-styled matter has been filed in said Court by KENNETH RAY HALL, Petitioner, and the same has been set for hearing on the 2nd day of November 2022 at 10:30 A.M. in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama, 800 Forrest Avenue.  Please be advised that if you intend to contest this adoption, you must file a written response within thirty (30) days hereof with counsel for said Petitioner, whose name and address are as shown below, and with the Clerk of the said Probate Court, and/or appear at said Hearing.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

Richard A. Rhea

Attorney for Petitioner

930 Forrest Avenue

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-6801

September 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF SUMNER COUNTY,

TENNESSEE

AT GALLATIN

IN THE MATTER OF: EMMA LOUISE BAILEY, DOB:  01/26/2014

A CHILD UNDER THE AGE OF 18

Docket No.  83CC1-2022-CV-488

SAMUEL EVAN THRASHER

Petitioner,

V.S.

JASON SLOAN BAILEY Respondent/Father.

In this cause, it appearing from the Order of Publication, that the residence of the Respondent, Jason Sloan Bailey, is unknown and cannot be ascertained upon diligent inquiry, it was ordered that publication be made for four consecutive weeks, in The Messenger, to notify Respondent, Jason Sloan Bailey, to file an answer with the Sumner County Circuit Court Clerk at P.O. Box 549, Gallatin, TN 37066 and send a copy to Petitioner attorney, Jennifer L. E. Williams, whose address is 101 Fifth Avenue West, Suite 4, Springfield, TN 37172, within 30 days from the last date of publication, exclusive of the last date of publication, or a judgment by default may be entered against Respondent.  Failure to respond may result in the termination of parental rights in favor of the Petitioners regarding the above-named child. 

This the 31st day of August 2022

Honorable Joe H. Thompson

Judge

Jennifer L. E. Williams

Attorney for Petitioner

101 Fifth Avenue West, Suite 4

Springfield, TN 37172

(615) 384-3388 office

615) 384-9035 fax

September 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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NOTICE OF CIVIL ACTION TO QUIET TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

KEVIN PHILLIPS, PLAINTIFF

V.

CV-2022-900300.00

A PARCEL OF LAND DESCRIBED AS

FOLLOWS:

Parcel One –

The NE1/4 of the NE1/4 of Section 13, T-10- S, R-7-E and a portion of the SE1/4 of the NE1/4 described as follows: Begin at the NW corner of the SE1/4 of the NE1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-S and run East along the North line of Section 13 a distance of 1,320 feet to the Northeast corner of said forty; thence run South along the East line of said forty a distance of 300.00 feet; thence run Southwesterly a distance of 1,500.00 feet to a point on the Westerly line of said forty; thence run North along the West line of said forty a distance of 780.00 feet to the point of beginning.

Said Parcel No. One being a portion of the East ½ of the of the NE1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-S lying and being in Etowah County, Alabama.

Parcel Two –

Begin at the Southwest corner of the SW1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E, Etowah County, Alabama and run North along the West line of said forty a distance of 1320.00 feet to the Northwest corner thereof; thence run East along the North line of said forty a distance of 1,320.00 feet to the Northeast corner thereof; thence run North along the West line of the NE1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13 a distance of 1,320.00 feet to the Northwest corner thereof; thence run East along the North line of the NE1/4 of the SW1/4 a distance of 1,320.00 feet to the Northeast corner thereof; thence run North along the West line  of the West ½ of the SW1/4 of the NE1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S-R-7-E to the Northwest corner thereof, thence run East along the North line of said twenty to the Northeast corner thereof; thence run South along the East line of said twenty to the Southeast corner thereof; thence run East along the North line of the NW1/4 of the SE1/4 Section 13, T-10-S, R-7- E a distance of 85.00 feet; thence run Southwesterly a distance of 1215.00 feet to the East line  of the NE1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E; thence continue Southwesterly a distance of 455.00 feet to a point on the North line of the SE1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E; thence continue Southwesterly a distance of 1,430.00 feet to a point on East line of the SW1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13; thence continue Southwesterly a distance of 365.00 feet to  the South line of the SW1/4 of the SW1/4, Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E; thence run West along the South line of said forty a distance of  1,120.00 feet to the point of beginning.        

Said Parcel No. Two  being a portion of the SW1/4, NW1/4 of SE1/4,  SW1/4 of NE1/4, all of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E, Etowah, County, Alabama. 

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-001.001 PPIN 527

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-001.005 PPIN 531

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-001.006 PPIN 532

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-001.007 PPIN 533

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-012.000 PPIN 556

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-014.000 PPIN 558

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-015.000 PPIN 559                                                                               

AND

ETOWAH COUNTY PROPERTIES, LLC

INCLUDING ANY SUCCESSORS IN INTEREST, HEIRS OR DEVISEES OF THE SAME AND THOSE WHOSE ADDRESSES ARE UNKNOWN; 

AND ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES, including any persons claiming any present interest therein and including any persons claiming any future, contingent, reversionary, remainder, or other interest therein, who may claim any interest in the above described property,

DEFENDANTS.

NOTICE ISSUED TO THE FOLLOWING DEFENDANTS: any and all unknown parties, including any persons claiming any present interest therein and including any persons claiming any future contingent, reversionary, reminder, or other interest therein, who may claim any interest in the above described real property:

Parcel One –

The NE1/4 of the NE1/4 of Section 13, T-10- S, R-7-E and a portion of the SE1/4 of the NE1/4 described as follows: Begin at the NW corner of the SE1/4 of the NE1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-S and run East along the North line of Section 13 a distance of 1,320 feet to the Northeast corner of said forty; thence run South along the East line of said forty a distance of 300.00 feet; thence run Southwesterly a distance of 1,500.00 feet to a point on the Westerly line of said forty; thence run North along the West line of said forty a distance of 780.00 feet to the point of beginning.

Said Parcel No. One being a portion of the East ½ of the of the NE1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-S lying and being in Etowah County, Alabama.

Parcel Two –

Begin at the Southwest corner of the SW1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E, Etowah County, Alabama and run North along the West line of said forty a distance of 1320.00 feet to the Northwest corner thereof; thence run East along the North line of said forty a distance of 1,320.00 feet to the Northeast corner thereof; thence run North along the West line of the NE1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13 a distance of 1,320.00 feet to the Northwest corner thereof; thence run East along the North line of the NE1/4 of the SW1/4 a distance of 1,320.00 feet to the Northeast corner thereof; thence run North along the West line  of the West ½ of the SW1/4 of the NE1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S-R-7-E to the Northwest corner thereof, thence run East along the North line of said twenty to the Northeast corner thereof; thence run South along the East line of said twenty to the Southeast corner thereof; thence run East along the North line of the NW1/4 of the SE1/4 Section 13, T-10-S, R-7- E a distance of 85.00 feet; thence run Southwesterly a distance of 1215.00 feet to the East line  of the NE1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E; thence continue Southwesterly a distance of 455.00 feet to a point on the North line of the SE1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E; thence continue Southwesterly a distance of 1,430.00 feet to a point on East line of the SW1/4 of the SW1/4 of Section 13; thence continue Southwesterly a distance of 365.00 feet to  the South line of the SW1/4 of the SW1/4, Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E; thence run West along the South line of said forty a distance of  1,120.00 feet to the point of beginning.        

Said Parcel No. Two  being a portion of the SW1/4, NW1/4 of SE1/4,  SW1/4 of NE1/4, all of Section 13, T-10-S, R-7-E, Etowah, County, Alabama. 

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-001.001 PPIN 527

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-001.005 PPIN 531

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-001.006 PPIN 532

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-001.007 PPIN 533

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-012.000 PPIN 556

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-014.000 PPIN 558

ETOWAH COUNTY TAX PARCEL: 02-06-13-0-000-015.000 PPIN 559                     

Please take notice that Kevin Phillips has filed an action in the Circuit Court of Etowah County seeking to quiet title to the above described property.  The above named defendants, whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer said Complaint on or before October 7, 2022  or thereafter a judgment by default may be rendered against the said Defendants in Etowah County Circuit Court Case Number CV-2022-900300.00.

Done this 16th day of August, 2022

Cassandra Johnson

Clerk of the Court

Todd L. Frederick

TURNBACH, WARREN, RICE

FREDERICK & SMITH, P.C.

ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF

P. O. BOX 129

GADSDEN, ALABAMA 35902-0129

September 16, 23, 30 and October 7, 2022

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NOTICE OF CIVIL ACTION TO QUIET TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

KEVIN PHILLIPS, PLAINTIFF

V. CV-2022-900299.00

A PARCEL OF LAND DESCRIBED AS

FOLLOWS:

LOTS 22 AND 23 GREENBRIAR ESTATES ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF AS THE SAME APPEARS OF RECORD IN PLAT BOOK “J”, PAGE 17, PROBATE OFFICE, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA.

Lot 22 Etowah County Tax Parcel: 15-08-33-0-001-058.023; PPIN 046468

Lot 23 Etowah County Tax Parcel: 15-08-33-0-001-058.024; PPIN 046469

AND

BOBBY G. GOSS;

BRENDA W. GOSS

INCLUDING ANY HEIRS OR DEVISEES OF THE

SAME AND THOSE WHOSE ADDRESSES ARE

UNKNOWN; 

AND ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES,

including any persons claiming any present

interest therein and including any persons

claiming any future, contingent, reversionary,

remainder, or other interest therein, who may

claim any interest in the above described property,

DEFENDANTS.

NOTICE ISSUED TO THE FOLLOWING DEFENDANTS: any and all unknown parties, including any persons claiming any present interest therein and including any persons claiming any future contingent, reversionary, reminder, or other interest therein, who may claim any interest in the above described real property:

LOTS 22 AND 23 GREENBRIAR ESTATES ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF AS THE SAME APPEARS OF RECORD IN PLAT BOOK “J”, PAGE 17, PROBATE OFFICE, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA.

Lot 22 Etowah County Tax Parcel: 15-08-33-0-001-058.023; PPIN 046468

Lot 23 Etowah County Tax Parcel: 15-08-33-0-001-058.024; PPIN 046469

Please take notice that Kevin Phillips has filed an action in the Circuit Court of Etowah County seeking to quiet title to the above described property.  The above named defendants, whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer said Complaint on or before October 7, 2022 or there-after a judgment by default may be rendered against the said Defendants in Etowah County Circuit Court Case Number CV-2022-900299.00.

Done this 16th day of August, 2022

Cassandra Johnson

Clerk of the Court

Todd L. Frederick

TURNBACH, WARREN, RICE

FREDERICK & SMITH, P.C.

ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF

P. O. BOX 129

GADSDEN, ALABAMA 35902-0129

September 16, 23, 30 and October 7, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE TO:  UNKNOWN FATHER:

ADDRESS UNKNOWN

You will take notice that Petitioners for the Adoption of minor child born to Kayla LaShunda Smith (biological mother), was filed on the 16th day of August, 2022, alleging that the whereabouts of the minor child’s biological father is unknow and has not been disclosed to the court.  The minor child’s date of birth is December 2, 2010.

Please be advised that should you intend to contest these adoptions, you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of the date of the last publication herein with the counsel of the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama. P.O. Box 187, Gadsden, AL. 35902

This the 13th day of September, 2022. 

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

Attorney for Petitioners

Richard Rhea

930 Forrest Avenue,

Gadsden, AL. 35901

September 16, 23, 30 and October 7, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE TO:  UNKNOWN FATHER:

ADDRESS UNKNOWN

You will take notice that Petitioners for the Adoption of minor child born to Kayla LaShunda Smith (biological mother), was filed on the 16th day of August, 2022, alleging that the wherea-bouts of the minor child’s biological father is unknow and has not been disclosed to the court.  The minor child’s date of birth is September 27, 2014. 

Please be advised that should you intend to contest these adoptions, you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of the date of the last publication herein with the counsel of the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama. P.O. Box 187, Gadsden, AL. 35902

This the 13th day of September, 2022. 

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

Attorney for Petitioners

Richard Rhea

930 Forrest Avenue,

Gadsden, AL. 35901

September 16, 23, 30 and October 7, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE TO:  UNKNOWN FATHER:

ADDRESS UNKNOWN

You will take notice that Petitioners for the Adoption of minor child born to Kayla LaShunda Smith (biological mother), was filed on the 16th day of August, 2022, alleging that the whereabouts of the minor child’s biological father is unknow and has not been disclosed to the court.  The minor child’s date of birth is January 25, 2008. 

Please be advised that should you intend to contest these adoptions, you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of the date of the last publication herein with the counsel of the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama. P.O. Box 187, Gadsden, AL. 35902

This the 13th day of September, 2022. 

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

Attorney for Petitioners

Richard Rhea

930 Forrest Avenue,

Gadsden, AL. 35901

September 16, 23, 30 and October 7, 2022

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ORDER FOR SERVICE BY PUBLICATION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

DARRELL GREEN, Plaintiff,

V.

RJ Womack, Defendant,

Case Number:  CV-2022-900311.00

R.J. WOMACK and HEIRS; claiming any future, contingent, revisionary remainder, or other in-terest in the below-described property or who may claim an interest in such, and

A Parcel of land described as: H/S BASE YEAR; NW 25 LT 3 BLK 29 ORIGINAL SURVEY TO AT-TALLA PLAT A-226-27 3-12-5 4U-257 MORTGAGE 304-281, TAX DEED 5W-387, PROBATE CASE W-8-53

TAX PARCEL ID NO. 16-02-03-1-000-119.00

The Plaintiff, having made a Motion for Service by Publication including Plaintiff’s Attorney’s affidavit stating that Defendant R.J. WOMACK and HEIRS’ whereabouts are unknown and can-not be ascertained with due diligence; and it appearing that Plaintiff has filed a Bill to Quiet Title, it is: ORDERED AND ADJUDGED that Defendants and/or their heirs or next of kin answer the Complaint within thirty (30) days of the last publication date or thereafter a judgment by default may be rendered against him/her/them.

Done this the 14th day of September 2022

Cody D. Robinson

Circuit Judge

Knowles & Sullivan, LLC

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL 35901

(256) 547-7200

September 16, 23, 30 and October 7, 2022

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RESOLUTION

NO. R-247-22

Ordering Abatement of Nuisance                                                                       

Whereas, the Building Official has determined that the property or condition located at 923 WISTERIA LANE in District 2 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as: 

LT 6 BLK 3 BROOKLINE SUB PLAT D-141 35-11-6: Tax ID#: 10-07-35-4-000-074.000

is a nuisance and ordered its abatement; and

Whereas, as required by the Code of Ordinances, notice of a public hearing has been given to NANCY L. LANGLEY, 4311 YORKETOWNE ROAD, ORLANDO, FL, 923 WISTERIA LANE, GADSDEN, AL.

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY   

OF GADSDEN, ALABAMA, as follows:

1. The Council finds that the property constitutes a nuisance in violation of the Code Ordinances and should be abated.

2. The Building Official is authorized to abate the nuisance by removing said nuisance and to give notice of this decision in accordance with the Code Ordinances.                               

Adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama, at a meeting held on September 6, 2022.                                   

Iva Nelson, City Clerk              

September 16, 2022

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RESOLUTION

NO. R-248-22

Ordering Abatement of Nuisance                                                                       

Whereas, the Building Official has determined that the property or condition located at 2818 MARSHALL STREET (Marshall Street Trailer Park) in District 6 in the City of Gadsden, more par-ticularly described as: 

BEG SE COR BLK 2 MRS W F REDDEN SUB PLAT D-133 TH W 588 TH N 210 TH E 588 TO W ROW OF MARSHALL ST TH S 210 ALONG ROW TO POB BEING PT BLK 2 MRS W F REDDEN SUB PLAT D-133 7-12-6

is a nuisance and ordered its abatement; and

Whereas, as required by the Code of Ordinances, notice of a public hearing has been given to VLADIMIR SALGADO, 1333 HILL AVENUE, GADSDEN, AL, PAUL & WF ANA DEL GIUDICE, 804 RUSSELL DRIVE, WEAVER, AL.

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY   

OF GADSDEN, ALABAMA, as follows

1. The Council finds that the property constitutes a nuisance in violation of the Code Ordi-nances and should be abated.

2. The Building Official is authorized to abate the nuisance by removing said nuisance and to give notice of this decision in accordance with the Code Ordinances.                            

Adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama, at a meeting held on September 6, 2022.                                                                                                                                         

Iva Nelson, City Clerk         

September 16, 2022     

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LEGAL ZONING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that on the 28th day of September, 2022 at 4:00 p.m., the Planning Commission of the City of Gadsden will hold a regularly scheduled public hearing in the Council Chamber at City Hall, First Floor, 90 Broad Street to give all persons who desire an opportunity to be heard, in opposition to or in favor of, the following request:

“A request for approval of a Final Plat for the Gadsden Mall Subdivision Re-plat 1st Addition.”

“A request to rezone the following described property from I-1, Light Industry District and R-2, Multiple-Family Residence District to B-2, General Business District:

Parcel One: A tract of land described as beginning at the southeast corner of Lot No. 17, in Block No. Two in Crocheron’s Addition, as recorded in Plat Book “A,” Page 69, in the Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and from thence running in a northerly direction and along the east line of said Lot a distance of 150 feet to the northeast corner thereof; thence in a westerly direction and along the north line of said Lot No. 17 a distance of 51 feet; thence in a southerly direction and parallel to the east line of said Lot No. 17 a distance of 150 feet to the north line of Malone Street; thence in an easterly direction and along the north line of Malone Street a distance of 51 feet to the point of beginning, and being a portion of said Lot No. 17, said property being 51 feet off the east side of Lot No. 17, fronting 51 feet on the north side of Malone Street, and extending back northwardly of even width 150 feet.

Parcel Two: Lot Nos. 33, 34, 35, and 36, in Crocheron’s Addition, as recorded in Plat Book “A,” Page 69, in the Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama. Save and Except those portions of Lot 36 described in the deed from W.A. Crocheron to M.E. Land by deed dated April 28, 1888, and recorded in Deed Record “N,” Page 602, said Probate Office; Together With all of the vacated portion of Railroad Street, as shown on said plat, lying north of and abutting the above-described property and south of the L&N Railroad ROW.

Parcel Three: A tract or parcel of land described as beginning at the southwest corner of Lot No. 17, and from thence run in an easterly direction and along the south line of said Lot a dis-tance of 40 feet to a point; thence run in a northerly direction parallel with the west line of said Lot a distance of 150 feet to a point in the north line thereof; thence run in a westerly direction and along the north line of Lot Nos. 17 and 18 a distance of 74 feet to a point; thence run in a southerly direction in a direct line a distance of 150 feet, ±, to a point in the south line of Lot No. 18, which said point is 30 feet westerly, measured along said south line, from the south-east corner of said Lot No. 18; thence in an easterly direction and along the south line of said Lot No. 18, a distance of 30 feet to the point of beginning, said description embracing the West 40 feet of Lot No. 17, and portions of Lot No. 18, in Block Two of Crocheron’s Addition, as rec-orded in Plat Book “A,” Page 69, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

Parcel Four: Lot Nos. 30, 31, and 32, in Block No. Two, in Crocerhon’s Addition as recorded in Plat Book “A,” Page 69, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, Together with all of the va-cated portion of Railroad Street, lying north of and abutting the above described property and south of the L&N Railroad ROW.

Parcel Five: Lot 16 in Block Two in W.A. Crocheron’s No. One Addition, as recorded in Plat Book “A,” Page 69, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama (street addresses being 1229 Malone Street, 1225 Malone Street, and 213 Mountain Street).”

September 16, 2022

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U.S. POSTAL SERVICE STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP MANAGEMENT AND CIRCULATION

Required by 39 USC 3685

(1) Publication Title: The New Messenger, LLC

(2) Publication Number: 011757

(3) Filing Date: September 14, 2022

(4) Issue Frequency: Weekly

(5) Number of issues Published Annually: 52

(6) Annual Subscription Price: Local $30.00

(7) Complete Mailing Address of Known Office of Publication: Post Office Box 858, Gadsden, AL 35902.

(8) Complete Mailing Address of Headquarters or General Business office of Publication: 1957 Rainbow Drive, Gadsden, AL 35901

(9) Full Names and Complete Mailing Address of Publisher, Editor and Managing Editor: Publisher – Chris  McCarthy, Post Office Box 858, Gadsden, AL 35902; Editor – Chris McCarthy, Post Office Box 858, Gadsden, AL 35902

(10) Owner: The New Messenger, LLC

(11) Known Bondholders, Mortgagees and Other Security Holders Owning or Holding 1 Percent or More of Total Amount of Bonds, Mortgages, or Other Securities: Jon Craig Ford, Post Office Box 858, Gadsden, AL 35902.

(12) Tax Status: Has Not Changed During Preceding 12 Months.

(13) Publication Title: The New Messenger, LLC

(14) Issue Date for Circulation Data Below: September 16, 2022

(15) Extent and Nature of Circulation: General

Average No. Copies each Issue During Preceding 12 Months/No. Copies of Single Issue Published Nearest to Filing Date

a. Total Number of Copies (net press run) 3200/3310 b. Paid and/or Requested Circulation: (1) Mailed Outside-County Paid Subscription Stated on PS Form 3541 134/134 (2) Mailed In-County Paid Subscriptions Stated on PS Form 3541 694/694 (3) Paid Distribution Outside the Mails including Sales Through Dealers and Carriers, Street Vendors, Counter Sales, and Other Paid Distribution Outside USPS® 1880/2000 (4) Paid Distribution by Other Classes of Mail Through The USPS 242/242 c. Total Paid Distribution 2950/3070 d. Free or Nominal rate Distribution (1) Free or Nominal Rate Outside-County Copies included on PS Form 3541 0/0 (2) Free or Nominal Rate In-County Copies included on PS Form 3541 0/0 (3) Free or Nominal Rate Copies Mailed at Other Classes Through the USPS 160/160 (4) Free or Nominal Rate Distribution Outside the Mail 0/0 e. Total Free or Nominal rate Distribution 160/160 f. Total Distribution 3110/3230 g. Copies not Distributed 90/80 h. Total 3200/3310 i. Percent Paid 95.00/95.00 Not applicable 17. Publication of Statement of Ownership Printed in the September 16, 2022 publication.

Signed on September 14, 2022, Chris McCarthy, Publisher

September 16, 2022

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Job Completion

Bedwell & Whorton Excavating, LLC hereby gives notice of completion of the Project RBC-2021-21 Additional Lane on Steele Station Road From Natco Drive to SR-77 For the City of Rainbow City, AL This notice will appear for four (4) weeks, once weekly beginning on Friday August 26, 2022 and ending on Friday September 16, 2022.              All claims should be filed with GMC 2400 5th Ave South, Suite 200 Birmingham, AL 35233 or call 205.879.4493.

Jeff Bedwell, Owner

August 26,

September 2, 9, and 16, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

In accordance with Chapter 1, Title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that

Hudak Construction Co., Inc. has completed the Contract for Renovations for Etowah County Board of Education, 401 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35901 for the Etowah County Commission, Owner, and have made request for final settlement of said contract.  All persons having any claim for labor, materials, or otherwise in connection with this project should immediately notify B. Craig Lipscomb, Architect, P.O. Box 1518, Gadsden, AL 35903.

Hudak Construction

400 W. Meighan Blvd.

Gadsden, AL 35901

September 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

In accordance with Chapter 1, Title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that

Hudak Construction Co., Inc. has completed the Contract for Keeling Village (New Building and Parking Area), 1908 Rainbow Drive, Gadsden, Alabama, 35901, for RGK Rental Properties, LLC, Owner, and have made request for final settlement of said contract.  All persons having any claim for labor, materials, or otherwise in connection with this project should immediately notify B. Craig Lipscomb, Architect, P.O. Box 1518, Gadsden, AL 35903.

Hudak Construction

400 W. Meighan Blvd.

Gadsden, AL 35901

September 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

Form of Advertisement for Completion

In accordance with Chapter 1, Title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that A&S Electrical Contractors, Inc, has completed the Contract for:  Tuscaloosa Avenue Pedestrian Lighting Repairs, in Gadsden, Alabama.  The City of Gadsden, Alabama, Owner(s) have made request for final settlement of said Contract.  All persons having any claim for labor, materials, or otherwise in connection with this project should immediately notify Heath Williamson, Director of Engineering, City of Gadsden, Engineering Division. P.O. Box 267, Gadsden, AL. 35902.

A&S Electrical Contractors, Inc.

906 Nuckolls Street

Gadsden, AL. 35903

September 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2022        

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

Sealed proposals will be received by the Gadsden State Community College at 1001 East Broad Street, Joe Ford Center, Room 210, Gadsden Alabama 35903 until 1:00 CST, Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at which time and place proposals will be publicly opened and read. 

Description of Work: The scope of work, will include, but is not limited to resurfacing (including materials, labor) of a 130’ x 350’ parking lot to include, but not limited to: Milling tie-in for a smooth transition parallel to West College Drive; sweeping and debris removal; traffic control/barricades; install surface mix to 2” thick overlay with 1” binder and ½” wearing and seal mix design; stripe parking lot area as previously laid out prior to improvements; excavate damaged area up to 2’ in depth, backfill damaged area with a dense grade base, replace asphalt in damaged areas with 1” binder and ½ wearing seal mix design; mill and fill 16’ x 140’ with 2” surface course; remove, dispose of existing asphalt, dig 2’ down, replace unsuitable soil with surge stone, form and pour 20’ x 40’ 4000 psi with fiber, backfill as needed

Services will be performed at 1001 George Wallace Drive, Gadsden, Alabama.

A cashier’s check or bid bond payable to Gadsden State Community College in an amount not less than five (5) percent of the amount of the bid, but in no event more than $10,000, must accompany the bidder’s proposal. Performance and Payment Bonds and evidence of insurance required in the bid documents will be required at the signing of the Contract.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at 1001 East Broad Street, Joe Ford Center, Room 210, Gadsden, Alabama 35903 at 1:00 CST, Wednesday, October 5, 2022.

Bids must be submitted on proposal forms furnished by Gadsden State Community College or copies thereof. Interested bidders should request a Request for Quotes from Ms. Kim Carter at kcarter@gadsdenstate.edu or 256 549 8483. All bidders bidding in amounts exceeding that established by the State Licensing Board for General Contractors must be licensed under the provisions of Title 34, Chapter 8, Code of Alabama, 1975, and must show evidence of license before bidding or bid will not be received or considered by Gadsden State Community College; the bidder shall show such evidence by clearly displaying his or her current license number on the outside of the sealed envelope in which the proposal is delivered. The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and to waive technical errors if, in the Owner’s judgement, the best interests of the Owner will thereby be promoted.

September 9, 16 and 23, 2022

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

PROJECT:Saferoom #2 Project

Project No. M-025

OWNER: The City of Attalla, Alabama

Separate sealed bids for the construction of the Saferoom #2 Project will be received by The City of Attalla at the City Hall of Attalla at 612 4th Street NW, Attalla, AL, 35954 until 10:00 A.M. CDST on Thursday, October 13, 2022 in the Council Chambers and then at said place publicly opened and read aloud. The project will consist of constructing a storm shelter behind the Attalla Police Department.

The Contract Documents may be examined at the Attalla City Hall or copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained from The City of Attalla Engineering Department (256) 538-9986.

The Owner reserves the right to waive any informalities or to reject any or all bids, and to award the contract to the lowest and responsible bidder.  All bidders must comply with requirements of the Contractor’s Licensing Law of the State of Alabama and be certified for the type of work on which the proposal is submitted.  Each bidder must deposit with his bid, security in the amount, form and subject to the conditions provided in the Instruction to Bidders.

All Bidders bidding in amounts exceeding that established by the State Licensing Board for General Contractors must be licensed under the provisions of Title 34, Chapter 8, Code of Alabama, 1975, and must show evidence of license before bidding or bid will not be received or considered by the Engineer; the Bidder shall show such evidence by clearly displaying the license number on the outside of the envelope in which the Proposal is delivered.  For this project the Bidder shall have one of the following license categories BC-S: Pre-Fab Buildngs, BC or BCU4.

No bidder may withdraw his bid within 60 days after the actual date of the opening thereof.

THE CITY OF ATTALLA

Larry Means, Mayor

September 16 and 23, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

In accordance with Chapter 1, Title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that Allen Building Company has completed the Contract for a New Fire Station No. 7 located at Banks Park for the City of Gadsden, Alabama.  Gadsden Bid Request No. 3458 located at 2815 South 11th Street Gadsden, AL 35904 for the City of Gadsden, Alabama, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama, Owner, and have made request for final settlement of said Contract.  All persons having any claim for labor, materials, or otherwise in connection with this project should im-mediately notify:  Thomas M. McElrath, Architect, 717 Merit Springs Road, Gadsden, Alabama 35901.

Allen Building Company

427 Mountain Lake Circle

Rainbow City, AL 35906

September 16, 23, 30 and October 7, 2022         

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LEGAL NOTICE

The following storage units will be auctioned on September 21, 2022 beginning at 10:00 am on the business premises of Southtowne Mini Warehouses.  Southtowne is located at 199 Woodland Drive, off of Steele Station Road in Rainbow City, Alabama.

Marcia Hardney  – Unit 11-170

Colby Helms  – Unit 24D

Larry Mackey  – Unit 183

Fatima Bibb – Unit 512

Lauri Price  – Unit 24-1B

Megan Garrard  – Unit 614

Ashley Bussey  – Unit 28-1B

Jerome Adams  – Unit 564

Esquinta Wright  – Unit 13-11

Liquilla Knight  – Unit 701

Pinky Prewitt – Unit 569 & 618

Southtowne Mini Warehouses

199 Woodland Drive

Rainbow City, AL. 35906

September 9 and 16, 2022

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NOTICE OF SALE

Notice is hereby given that the Contents of the following storage buildings will be Sold by Off Campus Storage on September 16, 2022 at 10:00 A.M. at 474 George Wallace Drive, Gadsden, AL. 35903:

Joseph Watkins  – Unit 40C

Brittney Coats  –Unit 106

Rakeers Davis  – Unit 150

Kim Morrow – Unit 144

Off Campus Storage

474 George Wallace Drive

Gadsden, AL. 35903

September 9 and 16, 2022

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NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle(s) on 10/17/2022.

2010 Ford Fusion – VIN:  3FAHP0HA3AR388344

M&D Salvage

201 N 22nd St

Gadsden, AL 35904

September 9 and 16, 2022

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NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle(s) on 11/04/2022.

2017 Nissan Altima  – VIN: 1N4AL3AP2HN358939

2007 Honda Accord  – VIN: 1HGCM56807A016376

2000 Dodge Neon  – VIN: 1B3ES4 6C2YD637731

1998 Ford Escort  – VIN: 1FAFP10P5WW166633

2004 Ford Explorer  – VIN: 1FMZU63K34UA67892

2010 Honda Civic  – VIN: 19XFA1F6XAE059459

Thacker Towing & Recovery

927 5th Avenue NE

Attalla, AL 35954

(256) 546-9994

September 9 and 16, 2022

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