Legals for 9/9/2022 – 9/15/2022

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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 Barbara A Laughlin A Widow to WAF World Alliance Financial Corp dated July 23, 2008; said mortgage being recorded on August 8, 2008, as Instrument No. 3299118 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to Mortgage Assets Management, LLC in Instrument 3541306 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama.

The undersigned, Mortgage Assets Management, 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 28th day of September, 2022 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

LOTS NUMBER FIVE (5), BLOCK NUMBER ONE (1) AS SHOWN ON MAP OF NOCCALULA HIGHLANDS, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “F”, PAGE 67, PROBATE OFFICE, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA.

Said property is commonly known as 2016 Noccalula Road, Gadsden, AL 35904.

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.

MORTGAGE ASSETS MANAGEMENT, 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. 21-02397AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

August 26, September 2 and 9, 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 Margie E. Schoonmaker and William K. Schoonmaker to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as Nominee of Superior Bank, dated December 29, 2006 said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, in Instrument Number 3262781. Said mortgage was subsequently sold, assigned and transferred to Nationstar Mortgage LLC d/b/a Mr. Cooper. Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the undersigned, Nationstar Mortgage LLC d/b/a Mr. Cooper, 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 September 28, 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: PARCEL ONELOT NUMBER ONE (1) IN BLOCK NUMBER ONE (1) IN VALEVIEW SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO MAP THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “C”, PAGE 157, IN THE OFFICE OF THE JUDGE OF PROBATE OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, AND LYING AND BEING IN GADSDEN, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, SAVE AND EXCEPT SO MUCH THEREOF AND THE STREETS ADJOINING AS MAY LIE IN THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE NORTHWEST QUARTER IN SECTION 27, TOWNSHIP 11, SOUTH OF RANGE 6, EAST OF HUNTSVILLE MERIDIAN, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA.ANDA LOT OR PARCEL OF LAND DESCRIBED AS BEGINNING AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE NE1/4 OF THE NW1/4, AND FROM THENCE RUN SOUTH AND ALONG THE WEST LINE OF SAID FORTY A DISTANCE OF 60.6 FEET; THENCE RUN IN A NORTHEASTERLY DIRECTION AND ALONG THE NORTHWESTERLY LINE OF SUNSET DRIVE TO THE NORTH LINE OF SAID FORTY; THENCE RUN WEST AND ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID FORTY TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, SAID DESCRIPTION EMBRACING PORTIONS OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER (NE1/4) OF THE NORTHWEST QUARTER (NW1/4) IN SECTION 29, TOWNSHIP 11, SOUTH OF RANGE 6, EAST OF HUNTSVILLE MERIDIAN, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, AND INCLUDING ALL THOSE PORTIONS OF BLOCK NUMBER 1 IN VALEVIEW SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO MAP THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “C”, PAGE 157, PROBATE OFFICE, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, AS MAY LIE IN SAID FORTY.PARCEL TWOLOT NUMBER THIRTEEN (13) IN BLOCK NUMBER FIVE (5), OF SCENIC PARK, ACCORDING TO THE REAARANGEMENT OF BLOCK NUMBER FIVE (5) RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “F”, PAGE 381, PROBATE OFFICE, AND LYING AND BEING IN THE CITY OF GADSDEN, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA. Property Street Address for Informational Purposes: 209 Sunset Drive Gadsden AL 35904 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.**

Nationstar Mortgage LLC d/b/a Mr. Cooper,

Mortgagee or Transferee Jonathan Smothers ALAW

One Independence Plaza, Suite 416

Birmingham, AL 35209

Attorney for Mortgagee/Transferee 22-005399 A-4757737

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FORECLOSURE NOTICE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that mortgage dated February 11, 2022, in favor of First Southern State Bank, a corporation, as successor in interest from Vantage Bank, and executed by Scott Maynor, which mortgage is recorded on February 17, 2020, in Instrument Number 3497964, 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 16, 2022, the following described real estate situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

TRACT ONE: To reach the Point of Beginning of the tract or parcel described herein;

Commence where the West line of Jacobs Lane intersect the North R/W line of Whisenant Road; thence run North along the West line of Jacobs Lane for a distance of 325 feet to a point which is the Point of Beginning; thence continue North and along the West line of said Jacobs Lane for a distance of 165 feet to a point; thence run West and parallel with the North line of Whisenant Road for a distance of 265 feet to a point; thence run South and parallel to the West line of Jacobs Lane for a distance of 165 feet to a point; thence run East and parallel to the North line of Whisenant Road for a distance of 265 feet to the Point of Beginning. Said description embracing a portion of the SE ¼ of the NE ¼ in Section 3, Township 10 South, Range 6 East of the Huntsville Meridian, Etowah County, Alabama.

TRACT TWO: To reach the Point of Beginning of the tract or parcel of land described herein: Commence where the West line of Jacobs Lane intersect to the North R/W line of Whisenant Road; thence run North along the West line of Jacobs Lane for a distance of 490 feet to a point which is the Point of Beginning; thence continue North along the West line of said Jacobs Lane for a distance of 95 feet to a point; thence run West and parallel with the North line of Whisenant Road for a distance of 265 feet to a point; thence run South and parallel to the West line of Jacobs Lane for a distance of 95 feet to a point thence East and parallel to the North line of Whisenant Road for a distance of 265 feet to the Point of Beginning. Said description embracing a portion of the SE ¼ of the NE ¼ in Section 3, Township 10 South, Range 6 East of the Huntsville Meridian, Etowah County, Alabama.

TRACT THREE: To reach the Point of Beginning of the tract of land described herein commence at the NW corner of the SE ¼ of the NE ¼ in Section 3, and run South along the West line of said forty for a distance of 987.69 feet to a point in the center line of Whisenant Road; thence run North 87 degrees 25 minutes East along said center line of a distance of 259.33 feet to a point; thence run North 84 degrees 43 minutes East along said center line for a distance of 123.92 feet to a point; thence run North 09 degrees 26 minutes West for a distance of 30.08 feet to a point, said point being the SW corner of that certain tract of land conveyed to Larry Wayne Freeman and wife, Doris Freeman by deed recorded in Book 1581, Page 285; thence continue North 09 degrees 26 minutes West and along the West line of said Freeman Tract for a distance of 420 feet to the NW corner thereof, said point being the Point of Beginning thence run Northwesterly and in a direct line to a point in the North line of the SE 1/4 of the NE 1/4 which is 225 feet East of the NW corner thereof; thence run Easterly and along the said line of said forty for a distance of 400 feet to a point; thence run North and parallel to the West line of the NE 1/4 of the NE 1/4 to the SW corner of that certain tract conveyed to Shannon Larry

Pendergrass by deed recorded in D-1999-1889; thence run Southeasterly and along the SW line of said lot for a distance of 300 feet more or less to the West margin of Jacobs Lane; thence run Southerly along the West line of said Lane to a point which is the NE corner of that certain tract conveyed to Ronald L. Jacobs and Terry K. Ingram by deed recorded in D-2005-0320; thence run Westerly and along the North line of said tract for a distance of 265 feet to the NW corner thereof; thence South and along the West line of said tract and along the West line of that certain tract conveyed by Ronald L. Jacobs and Terry K. Ingram by deed recorded in D- 2004-5587 for a distance of 165 feet, more or less, to the NE comer of 1581-285 tract; thence run South 84 degrees 43 minutes West and along the North line of said tract for a distance of 210 feet to the Point of Beginning. Said description embracing a portion of the E ½ of the NE ¼ in Section 3, Township 10 South, Range 6 East, Huntsville Meridian, Etowah County, Alabama.(ccl/44627)

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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 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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FILE CLAIMS

Mildred C. Stevens was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/08/2022 to the Estate of Robert Louis Stevens, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Bryan Keith Camp was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/01/2022 to the Estate of Virginia Louise Camp, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Teresa Darlene Gilliland Waters was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/05/2022 to the Estate of Lillie Bethel Gilliland, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Traci Paige Lumpkin was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/06/2022 over the Estate of James Edward Lumpkin, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Darryl Wayne Estes was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/07/2022 to the Estate of Lora Eudine Estes, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Lacrecia Dawn Kelly was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/07/2022 to the Estate of Bobby L. Miller, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Johnny Earl Rogers was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/08/2022 to the Estate of Sue N. Rogers, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Phillip Roe was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/11/2022 over the Estate of Phillip C. Row, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Virginia Mae Rann was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/06/2022 to the Estate of William Shane Hall, 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

August 26, September 2, and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Justin Jacobs was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/20/2022 to the Estate of Ray R. Morrow, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Kimberly Scissum Goldsby was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/01/2022 to the Estate of Kenneth Edwin Scissum, Sr., 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Deborah Manderson Ellis was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/03/2022 over the Estate of Barbara Ann Manderson, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Jimmie Linda Murphy was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/18/2022 to the Estate of Joseph Cox Murphy, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Johnny Brothers was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/27/2022 over the Estate of Gary Pervie Brothers, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Tina Hudgins Dooley was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/27/2022 to the Estate of Jimmie Iree Hudgins, 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 2022

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FILE CLAIMS

Russell Dakota Addison was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/02/2022 over the Estate of Kenneth Lamar Addison, Jr., 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

August 26, September 2 and 9, 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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NOTICE OF PUBLICATION

REBECCA ALEXANDER CARSON

V.S

ASHLEY NICOLE ANDERSON ET A

CASE NO. 31-CX-2020-900262.00

Defendants, ASHLEY NICOLE ANDERSON AND CALVIN ANDERSON whose address is unknown at this time, must answer Plaintiff’s Complaint for monetary relief filed on May 01, 2020, in conjunction with an incident wherein the Plaintiff was injured, or thereafter, a judgment by default may be rendered against them in Civil Action No., CV-2020-900262, Circuit Court of Etowah County.  Defendants, ASHLEY NICOLE ANDERSON and CALVIN ANDERSON, is required to answer such Complaint within thirty (30) days after the last publication at the bottom of this notice by filing a copy of their answer with the Etowah County Circuit Clerk and mailing a copy to Plaintiff’s Counsel.

Done 10th day of August, 2021

Cassandra Johnson,

Circuit Clerk

Gina D. Coggins, Esq.

The Coggin Firm, LLC

222 South 8th Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-485-0909

August 19, 26, September 2 and 9, 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 PUBLICATION

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE: THE ESTATE OF JOHN ED ALEXANDER, deceased

CASE NUMBER: S-12115

TO: RONDA LYNN CASLING, whereabouts unknown JONATHAN BRENT ALEXANDER, whereabouts unknown

You will hereby take notice that on this day came Neal Maddox and produced to the Court a paper in writing purporting to be the Last Will and Testament of John Ed Alexander, deceased, and moves the Court to admit the said Will to Probate and record in this Court.

You are hereby notified to be and appear before me, at my office in the Courthouse of said County, on the 11th day of October 2022, at 10:00 a .m., when the Petition for Probate of Will and for Letters Testamentary will be considered, and to show cause, if any you have, why the purported Last Will and Testament of the decedent should not be admitted to Probate and record as the true Last Will and Testament of the decedent, John Ed Alexander

This the 16th day of August 2022

SCOTT W. HASSELL

Judge, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama

August 26, September 2, and 9 2022

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NOTICE OF

COMPLAINT FOR BILL TO QUIET TITLE

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

ANDERSON REALTY GROUP, LLC,

Plaintiff              

A PARCEL OF LAND DESCRIBED AS

FOLLOWS:  LOT NUMBER TWENTY FIVE (25), IN BLOCK

TEN (10), IN THE WALNUT PARK ADDITION, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “B”, PAGE 117, PROBATE OFFICE, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA,

and

CLIFTON PENDERGRASS, SUE PENDERGRASS,

INCLUDING ANY HEIRS OR ADDRESSES OF

THE SAME AND THOSE WHOSE UNKNOWN

AND ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN

PARTIES, including any persons claiming any

present interest therein and including any person claiming

any future, contingent, reversionary, remainder, or other

interest therein, who may claim any interest in the above

described property,

The Defendants, CLIFTON PENDERGRASS and SUE PENDERGRASS, and/or their heirs or next of kin, and any other individuals who may claim an interest in the aforementioned property, whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer the Bill to Quiet Title filed by Anderson Realty Group, LLC within thirty (30) days of the completion of the publication or thereafter a judgment of default may be rendered against you in the aforementioned case.

Done the 12th day of August, 2022.

Cassandra Johnson

Clerk of the Circuit Court of Etowah County

August 19, 26,

September 2 and 9, 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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City of Gadsden Request for Qualifications

(RFQ)

The City of Gadsden, Alabama requests qualifications (RFQ) from firms interested in providing complete land acquisition consulting services for various infrastructure projects located within the City of Gadsden, AL.  

RFQ packages should list a brief history of the firm, office location(s), the firms experience and method to providing land acquisition services for Federal-aid projects required to comply with the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970 (Uniform Act), references. RFQ packages may be submitted to Heath Williamson, Director of Engineering, by email at hwilliamson@cityofgadsden.com. Qualifications will be accepted prior to 4:00 PM (central time) on Friday, September, 23, 2022. The City of Gadsden is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

September 9, 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 CONSTRUCTION BIDS

A NEW SENIOR WELLNESS CENTER at 2829 W. Meighan Boulevard for The City of Gadsden, Alabama Gadsden Bid Request No. 3485

Sealed construction proposals will be received by the City Clerk, City of Gadsden, Alabama, at the City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Room 411, Gadsden, Alabama until 2:00 P.M., Thursday, October 6 , 2022, for furnishing all labor, materials, equipment, and service required to complete Senior Wellness Center, Bid Request No. 3485, located in the City of Gadsden, Alabama. 

Bids submitted prior to the bid opening by mail shall be directed to “City Clerk, P.O. Box 267, Gadsden, Alabama 35902-0267” or in person delivered to the office of the City Clerk, Room 401, City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama.  Bids will be publicly opened and read at the above time and place.

Bid Documents are open to the public for inspection at the City Hall, Room 301, City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama, Alabama AGC / ISQFT Plan Room; Dodge Project Data; and Construct Connect. Electronic copies of Bid Documents may be obtained from the Architect through email request only. The same process is applicable to sub-contractors and vendors. No printed hard copies of bid documents will be issued. Requests for Bid Documents should be submitted to tom@tmm-architect.com. In order to submit a bid, all General Contractor bidders must use the procedures above to procure Bid Documents and having done so, will be placed on the Architect’s Official Bidders List. Bids received from bidders who obtained Bid Documents through any other method and are not on the Architect’s Official Bid List will be rejected.

A Mandatory Attendance Pre-Bid Meeting will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, September 29, 2022 at the office of the Director of Engineering, Gadsden City Hall, Room 301.  All General Contractor Bidders expecting to submit a bid shall have a knowledgeable representative present at this meeting.

A Cashier’s Check (drawn on an Alabama bank) or Bid Bond for 5% of the amount bid (maximum of $10,000) and made payable to the City of Gadsden, Alabama must accompany each bid as evidence of good faith. It is not required that a contractor be licensed in order to submit a bid; however, prior to award of a contract, proper proof of all applicable licensures must be provided by the contractor, proof of insurance coverages of the types and amounts as set forth in the project specifications will be required of the contractor, and any and all subcontractors, prior to beginning work. The contractor will be required to perform work amounting to at least 30% of the total contract cost with its own organization.

This is a Federally Funded Project. The proposed work shall be performed in conformity with the rules and regulations for carrying out the Federal Highway Act and other acts amendatory, supplementary, or relative thereto. The project is subject to the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act and its implementing regulations. MBE/DBE participation is encouraged; however, no specific MBE/DBE goals have been established for this project.

Minimum wage rates (Davis Bacon Act) for this project have been pre-determined by the Secretary of Labor and are set forth in the advertised specifications.

In accordance with TITLE 49, Code of Federal Regulations, all bidders are hereby notified that it will be affirmatively ensured that in the contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, minority business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex or national origin in consideration for an award.

The successful bidder will be required to furnish and pay for the satisfactory Performance and Payment Bond or Bonds in the amount required by Section 39-1-1(a), Code of Alabama 1975, and evidence of insurance as required by the bid documents within ten (10) days after being notified that he has been awarded the contract.

No bidder may withdraw his bid within six (60) days after the actual date of the opening thereof.  The bidder must comply with all requirements of the public works bid law Section 39-2-1 et seq., Code of Alabama 1975.

The right to reject any or all bids and to disregard any minor irregularities is reserved by the owner.

Any bidder, whether a resident or non-resident of the State of Alabama, must comply with all applicable provisions of Section 34-8-1, et. seq., Code of Alabama, 1975, including requirements for licensing as a general contractor and the necessity to show evidence of license, before the bid will be considered by the awarding authority.  A current license number must be included on the bid or a statement that is has been applied for.

Bidders must comply with the President’s Nos. 11246 and 11375 which prohibit discrimination in employment regarding race, creed, color, sex, or national origin. Bidders must also comply with Title IV of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of1968, and Section III of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968, as amended, 12 U.S.C. 170lu.

By signing this contract, the contracting parties affirm, for the duration of the agreement, that they will not violate federal immigration law or knowingly employ, hire for employment, or continue to employ an unauthorized alien within the state of Alabama. Furthermore, a contracting party found to be in violation of this provision shall be deemed in breach of the agreement and shall be responsible for all damages resulting therefrom.

Bidders must certify that they do not and will not maintain or provide for their employees any facilities that are segregated on a basis of race creed, color, sex, or national origin.  Bidders must also certify they will make facilities handicap accessible to the extent required by law.

THE CITY GADSDEN, ALABAMA

Sherman Guyton, Mayor

THOMAS M. McELRATH, ARCHITECT

Thomas M. McElrath, Principal

Iva Nelson, City Clerk

September 9, 2022                               

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LEGAL NOTICE

The contents of the following unit will be disposed of on Friday September 9, 2022 for charges past due:

Thomas Franklin – # 121

William Hershberger – # 118

Briarmeade Village Mini Warehouses

409 W. Main Street

Glencoe, AL. 35905

September 2 and 9, 2022

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LEGAL NOTICE

Stuff-It Mini Storage, 3605 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, 35904. The following storage unit(s) will be sold at auction on September 16, 2022 at 9 a.m. for non-payment:

Chris Deavor – Unit 18

Stuff-It Mini Storage

3605 Forrest Avenue

Gadsden, AL. 35904

September 2 and 9, 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

September9 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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