Legal Notices For The Week Of October 30, 2019

Notice

The Fentress Courier reserves the right to refuse and reject any advertising or submitted material.

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IN THE GENERAL SESSIONS court fOR FENTRESS COUNTY, TENNESSEE

Case no. 2019-CV-414

phyllis d. lockridge,

Plaintiff

VS.

kevin p. lockridge,

Defendant

ORDER OF PUBLICATION

It appears that process is unable to be served on the Defendant, Kevin P. Lockridge, and the defendant cannot be located to effectuate service of process upon the person.

The defendant, Kevin P. Lockridge, is hereby required to appear and answer or otherwise defend against a Complaint for Divorce by Phyllis D. Lockridge, whose attorney is Harold E. (Toby) Deaton, P.O. Box 1540, Jamestown, Tennessee 38556, within 30 days after the publication of this notice, otherwise default judgment may be entered against him for the relief demanded in the complaint.

It is further ordered that this notice shall be published in the Fentress Courier for four consecutive weeks  – October 9, 16, 23, 30 of 2019, and a hearing date set for December 5, 2019 in the General Sessions Court at the Justice Center in Jamestown at 9:00 a.m., for the relief demanded in the complaint should the Defendant fail to appear and answer or otherwise defend.

Signed this 2nd day of October, 2019.

Todd Burnett

General Sessions Judge

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IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR FENTRESS COUNTY, TENNESSEE

PROBATE DIVISION

IN RE: ESTATE OF WALTER EUGENE

CRAVENS, DECEASED

CASE NO. P-18-65

LAND SALE NOTICE

In obedience to an Order of the Chancery Court at Jamestown, Tennessee, made on August 19, 2019, in the above-styled case, I will on the 9th day of November, 2019, at 10 a.m. Central Standard Time, on the premises of the below-described property located at 302 Taylor Avenue, Jamestown, Tennessee 38556, sell to the highest and best bidder the property described as follows:

Lying and being in the First Civil District of Fentress County, Tennessee, and in the Town of Jamestown and situated roughly 52/100 of a mile northwestwardly from the Courthouse in Jamestown, Tennessee by way of Main Street or U.S. Highway 127 North about 32/100 of a mile to Taylor Avenue; thence westwardly along Taylor Avenue one-fifth of a mile and beginning on an iron pin (found) in the north right-of-way of Taylor Avenue at the southwest corner of Huling (290, 859), being approximately south 70 degrees west 1026.5 feet, more or less, from the intersection of the northern right-of-way of Taylor Avenue and the west right-of-way of North Main Street (Hwy. 127); thence from the point of beginning with the north right-of-way of Taylor Avenue, south 71 degrees 09 minutes 31 seconds west 215.67 feet to a ½” iron pin and cap set this survey at the corner of the chain link fence and southeast corner of Wright (109, 327); thence leaving the right-of-way and with the east line of Wright with or near the old fence, north 13 degrees 46 minutes 11 seconds west 198.93 feet to a 30” white oak in the fence and south right—of-way of the old railroad bed, a corner of Ferguson (283, 604); thence with the old railroad right-of-way, north 23 degrees 22 minutes 57 seconds east 177.15 feet to a 32” white oak in the old fence, a corner of Leonard (W-6, 720); thence with the line of Leonard, north 64 degrees 24 minutes 04 seconds east 114.82 feet to an iron pin (found) in the west line of HT Sandstone, LLC (181, 638); thence south 12 degrees 56 minutes 54 seconds east 155.07 feet to an iron pin (found), the northwest corner of Huling (290, 859); thence south 13 degrees 04 minutes 10 seconds east 189.56 feet to the point of beginning, containing 1.50 acres, more or less.

The bearings and distances are taken from a survey by G1 & Associates Surveying, Drawing #13219-01, dated October 7, 2019.

Being the same lands described in a deed from Maude Taylor, surviving tenant by the entirety with Oscar Taylor, deceased, to her daughter, Evelyn Taylor, recorded August 22, 1984, in Deed Book E-6, Page 204, in the Register’s Office of Fentress County, Tennessee. Evelyn Taylor predeceased her mother, Maude Taylor, who was her only heir at law, and Maude Taylor reacquired ownership of the property. Maude Taylor bequeathed said property to Walter Eugene Cravens by her Will recorded June 18, 1996, in Deed Book S-7, Page 651, in the Register’s Office of Fentress County, Tennessee.

Map 63B, Group A, Parcel 31.00

TERMS OF SALE:

Sale will be cash in hand. Twenty (20%) percent down payment due day of sale with balance due on or before the Court’s confirmation of sale.  Announcements made day of sale take precedence over all previous announcements or advertised material.

This 11th day of October, 2019.

SCOTT A. HODGE

Attorney/Administrator

502 North Jackson Street

Morristown, TN  37814

423-581-3334

LINDA SMITH, SPECIAL MASTER

140 Justice Center Drive

Suite 110

Jamestown, TN  38556

931-879-8615

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

(As required by TCA 30-509 as amended by Chapter 229, Public Acts of Tennessee, 1971)

Docket No. P-19-43

Estate of Kathleen Mary Ritchie, Late of Fentress County, Tennessee

Notice is Herby Given that on the 16th day of October, 2019, Letters Testamentary, of Administration, in respect to the Estate of Kathleen Mary Ritchie, deceased, were issued to the undersigned by the Clerk & Master of the Chancery Court of Fentress County, Tennessee.

All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or un-matured against his (or her) Estate are required to file the same in triplicate with the Clerk & Master of the above named Court within: (1) (A) four (4) months from the date of the first publication or posting of the public notice if the creditor received an actual copy of such notice at least 60 days before the date that is four months from the date of the first publication or posting; or (B) 60 days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of this notice; if the creditor received the copy of the notice less than 60 days prior to the date that is four months from the date of first publication or posting as described in (1) (A); or (2) twelve (12) months from the decedent’s date of death; otherwise their claim will be forever barred.

All persons indebted to the above Estate must come forward and make proper settlement with the undersigned at once.

This 16th day of October, 2019.

Scott A. Hodge

Administrator for the  Estate of 

Kathleen Mary Ritchie

502 North Jackson Street

Morristown, TN 37824

Attorney for Estate

Cameron Himes, Attorney

Office of General Councel, 

Division of TennCare

310 Great Circle Road, 3 West

Nashville, TN 37243

Linda Smith

Clerk & Master

Linda P. Taylor, 

Chief Deputy Clerk & Master

140 Justice Center Dr., Ste 110

Jamestown, TN 38556

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

NO. P-19-53

(As required by T.C.A. §30-2-306)

Estate of Brent Richard Atkinson, Late of Fentress County, Tennessee

Notice is hereby given that on the 18th day of October, 2019, Letters Testamentary (or of Administration, as the case may be) in respect of the Estate of Brent Richard Atkinson, deceased, who died the 5th day of October, 2019, were issued to the undersigned by the Clerk & Master of the Chancery Court of Fentress County, Tennessee.

All persons, resident and nonresident, having claims, matured or unmatured, against the Estate are required to file the same with the Clerk & Master of the above-named Court on or before the earlier of the dates prescribed in (1) or (2), otherwise their claims will be forever barred:

(1) (A) Four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting, as the case may be) of this notice if the creditor received an actual copy of this notice to creditors at least sixty (60) days before the date that is four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting); or

(B) Sixty (60) days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of the notice to creditors if the creditor received the copy of the notice less than sixty (60) days prior to the date that is four (4) months from the date of first publication (or posting) as described in (1) (A); or 

(2) Twelve (12) months from the decedent’s date of death.

This 18th day of October, 2019.

Kenneth Carlene Hassler

Executrix of Estate of 

Brent Richard Atkinson

190 Johnny Todd Road

Monterey, TN 38574

Linda Smith

Clerk & Master

140 Justice Ctr. Dr., Ste. 110

Jamestown, TN 38556

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Notice

The Fentress County ID Board will meet in its regularly scheduled monthly meeting Friday, November 1, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Historic Courthouse in the Economic & Community Development Room.

(10-23-30-2tc)

NOTICE

EVELYN DANIELS

The State of Tennessee, Department of Children’s Services, has filed a Petition to Declare Child Dependent and Neglected as to Jackie Edward Taylor.  It appears that ordinary process of law cannot be served upon you because your whereabouts are unknown.  You are hereby ORDERED to serve upon Jessica Krebs, Attorney for the Tennessee Department of Children Services, 600 Hearthwood Court, Cookeville, Tennessee 38506, (931) 646-3010, an Answer to the Petition to Declare Child Dependent and Neglected filed by the Tennessee Department of Children Services, within thirty (30) days of the last day of publication of this notice, and pursuant to Rule 39(e)(1) of the Tenn. R. Juv. P. you must also appear in the Juvenile Court of Fentress County, Tennessee at Jamestown, Tennessee on the 13th day of January, 2020, at 9:00 a.m., for the Hearing on the Petition to Declare Child Dependent and Neglected filed by the State of Tennessee, Department of Children’s Services  If you fail to do so, a default judgment will be taken against you pursuant to Tenn. Code Ann. § 36-1-117(n) and Rule 55 of the Tenn. R. of Civ. P. for the relief demanded in the Petition.  You may view and obtain a copy of the Petition and any other subsequently filed legal documents at the Juvenile Court Clerk’s Office, Jamestown, Tennessee.

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Notice for Bid

City of Jamestown, Tennessee is now accepting bids for the rehabilitation of homes through its THDA HOME Program rehabilitation grant project.  

All construction plans, written specifications and bid forms will be available at the Jamestown City Hall located at 314 E. Central Ave., Jamestown, TN  38556.  You may also obtain bid documents by contacting Project Administrator Amanda Mainord at 931-267-7048 or grassrootsplanning@gmail.com.

Bids will be opened at the Jamestown City Hall on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 3:00 p.m..  

A copy of Contractor’s State license must be submitted with bid.  Certificate of Builder’s Risk,

Workman’s Compensation and Comprehensive Liability Insurance is required before construction can begin.  Minority and female contractors are encouraged to apply. 

This project is funded under an agreement with Tennessee Housing Development Agency through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

10-30; 11-6-2tc)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

(As required by TCA 30-509 as amended by Chapter 229, Public Acts of Tennessee, 1971)

Docket No. P-19-50

Estate of Elizabeth Faye Stewart Hull, Late of Fentress County, Tennessee

Notice is Herby Given that on the 24th day of October, 2019, Letters Testamentary, of Administration, in respect to the Estate of Elizabeth Faye Stewart Hull, deceased, were issued to the undersigned by the Clerk & Master of the Chancery Court of Fentress County, Tennessee.

All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or un-matured against his (or her) Estate are required to file the same in triplicate with the Clerk & Master of the above named Court within: (1) (A) four (4) months from the date of the first publication or posting of the public notice if the creditor received an actual copy of such notice at least 60 days before the date that is four months from the date of the first publication or posting; or (B) 60 days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of this notice; if the creditor received the copy of the notice less than 60 days prior to the date that is four months from the date of first publication or posting as described in (1) (A); or (2) twelve (12) months from the decedent’s date of death; otherwise their claim will be forever barred.

All persons indebted to the above Estate must come forward and make proper settlement with the undersigned at once.

This 24th day of October, 2019.

Brenda Faye Hull

Cheryl Beth Hull Crouch

Co-Executrixes for the  Estate of 

Elizabeth Faye Stewart Hull

4229 Jamesborough Place

Nashville, TN 37215

Linda Smith

Clerk & Master

Linda P. Taylor, 

Chief Deputy Clerk & Master

140 Justice Center Dr., Ste 110

Jamestown, TN 38556

(10-30; 11-6-2tp) 

NOTICE OF SALE

WHEREAS, DOUG JONES, Substitute Trustee, pursuant to a Deed of Trust executed by Claude Stephens and wife, Alma Jean Stephens unto William J. Campbell, as Trustee, recorded August 20, 2009 in Record Book 162, Page 637 of the Register’s Office of Fentress County, Tennessee, which said Deed of Trust secures a Promissory Note dated August 13, 2009, payable by Claude Stephens and wife, Alma Jane Stephens to the Union Bank of Jamestown, Tennessee;

WHEREAS, default has occurred in the terms, conditions, and payment of the indebtedness secured by said Deed of Trust and Union Bank of Jamestown, Tennessee, has declared the entire unpaid principal balance of said Note, together with all accrued and unpaid interest, due and payable as provided in said Note and Deed of Trust and has authorized and instructed me, as their duly authorized representative and their Substitute Trustee, to foreclose said Deed of Trust by advertisement of sale at public auction in accordance with the Statutes made and provided therefore.

THEREFORE, notice is hereby given that pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed of Trust, and in accordance with the Statutes made and provided therefore, the said Deed of Trust will be foreclosed and the property covered thereby and hereinafter described will be sold at public auction to the highest bidder for cash at the East door of the Fentress County Courthouse in the City of Jamestown, in Fentress County, Tennessee at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 21, 2019, to satisfy the indebtedness now due under and secured by said Deed of Trust; said property will be sold in bar of all right and equities of redemption, homestead, dower and all other exemptions of every kind from the borrower which are expressly waived by the terms of said Deed of Trust; said real estate will be sold without any warranties as to liens, existing highway, roadway and utility easements, applicable building and zoning regulations, such state of facts as an accurate survey would disclose, to all encumbrances, Federal Tax Liens, assessments, and mechanics’ and materialmen’s liens.  The undersigned Substitute Trustee will execute a Deed to the purchaser as Substitute Trustee only.  The proceeds of this sale will be applied as set out in the Deed of Trust.  The real estate to be sold is described as follows:

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION: Abbreviated description per TCA 35-5-104(a)(2) is the property referenced and described fully as Deed Book A-5, Page 274, and being ½ acre.

PROPERTY ADDRESS: 921 Barney Holt Road, Jamestown, TN 38556

TAX MAP 53, PARCEL 48

(However, the property description shall control in the event of any inconsistencies between the description and address or tax identification number) 

The Substitute Trustee reserves the right to postpone or set over the date of sale in the event the Substitute Trustee deems it best for any reason at the time of sale to postpone or continue this sale from time to time, which such notice of postponement as deemed reasonable by the Substitute Trustee. In the event the highest bidder at such sale fails to complete his purchase of the subject real property within applicable time allowed, the undersigned Substitute Trustee reserves the right to complete the sale of the subject real property, without further notice or advertisement, to the next highest bidder who is able to consummate his purchase of the property within the time permitted by the Substitute Trustee.

Pursuant to Tennessee Code Section 35-5-104, there are no liens filed in the Fentress County Register’s Office by the taxing authorities.

SUBORDINATE LIENHOLDERS:  NA

OTHER INTERESTED PARTIES: NA

Buyers shall be responsible for paying the 2019 real property taxes and any delinquent taxes.

Doug Jones

Substitute Trustee

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NOTICE

The Fentress County Board of Commission will meet in a Reconvened Session Monday, November 4, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the Historic Courthouse, located at 101 Main Street, Jamestown, TN 38556.  Meeting is open to the public.

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NOTICE

The Fentress County Sheriff and Jail Committee will meet Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the Fentress County Justice Center, located at 116 Justice Center Drive.  Open to the public.

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