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LEGAL PUBLICATION

IN THE JUVENILE COURT FOR BRADLEY COUNTY, TENNESSEE IN RE: BRIAN LEE SMITH, DOB: 12-04-2007, a minor child under the age of 18. BRENDA SMITH, Petitioner, v. SARAH VICTORIA SMITH, Co-Petitioner v. UNKNOWN FATHER, Respondent. Docket No. J-09-211. ORDER OF PUBLICATION. In this cause, it appearing from the Motion for Publication and the entire record as a whole, that the Respondent Unknown Father's whereabouts are uncertain such that ordinary service of process cannot be had upon him; it is therefore ORDERED that publication of this order be made one time per week for four consecutive weeks in the Cleveland Daily Banner, a newspaper published in Bradley County, Tennessee, notifying the Defendant Unknown Father that he is required to answer and make defense to the Petition for Termination of Parental Rights and Adoption filed in the office of the Juvenile Court for Bradley County, Tennessee located at the Bradley County Courthouse, 155 North Ocoee St., Cleveland Tennessee 37311, within 30 days after the fourth weekly publication of this order and that, upon his failure to do so, the petition will be taken as admitted by them and the case set for hearing without their presence. This 23rd day of May, 2019. HONORABLE ASHLEY GAITHER. Respectfully submitted, Andrew B. Morgan BPR #26879, Frank F. Pursell BPR #036906, Attorney for Petitioners, 3910 North Ocoee St., Cleveland, TN 37312, 423-829-1429. Filed May 23, 2019 by Gayla H. Miller, Sessions Court Clerk.
June 25, 2019;
July 2, 9, 16, 2019
LEGAL PUBLICATION

INVITATION TO BID
CLEVELAND UTILITIES Electric Division will be accepting sealed bids for the following work: Utility Pole Storage Rack System
Interested bidders should contact Shantae Thompson by telephone at (423) 478-9315 to obtain a bid package.
Please identify as Bid No. EO080119-1 in the lower left corner of the envelope. BIDS MUST BE RETURNED IN A SEALED ENVELOPE to the attention of:
Shantae Thompson
Cleveland Utilities
2450 Guthrie Drive NW
P.O. Box 2730
Cleveland, TN
37320-2730
Bids will be opened in the Cleveland Utilities, Tom Wheeler Training Center on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.
Cleveland Utilities reserves the right to waive all formalities and informalities in any bid received, to reject any and all bids for any reason whatsoever and to accept any bid which in its opinion may be in the best interest of Cleveland Utilities.
“Cleveland Utilities does not discriminate based on race, color or national origin in federal or state sponsored programs, pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000d).”
July 14, 16, 17, 2019
LEGAL PUBLICATION

NOTICE OF
TRUSTEE'S SALE
WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms, and conditions of a Deed of Trust Note dated 11/17/2010, and the Deed of Trust of even date securing the same, recorded 11/17/2010, in Instrument No. 10013985 BK/PG: 2005/594-600, in Office of the Register of Deeds for Bradley County, Tennessee, executed by Christal M. Humberd, conveying certain property therein described to First Choice Title Inc. as Trustee for USDA Rural Development, as nominee for Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, its successors and assigns; and the undersigned, The Sayer Law Group, P.C., having been appointed Successor Trustee by First Choice Title Inc., as trustee for Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
NOW, THEREFORE, notice is hereby given that the entire indebtedness has been declared due and payable; and that an agent of The Sayer Law Group, P.C., as Successor Trustee, by virtue of the power, duty, and authority vested in and imposed upon said Successor Trustee, by First Choice Title Inc., as trustee for Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, will, on 07/29/2019 on or about 12:00 PM, at the Main door of the Bradley County Courthouse, 155 North Ocoee Street, Cleveland, TN, offer for sale certain property hereinafter described to the highest bidder FOR certified funds paid at the conclusion of the sale, or credit bid from a bank or other lending entity pre-approved by the successor trustee. The sale is free from all exemptions, which are expressly waived in the Deed of Trust, said property being real estate situated in Bradley County, Tennessee, and being more particularly described as follows:
All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the Fourth Civil District of Bradley County, Tennessee, being Lot 46, Fox Ridge Phase III Subdivision, as shown by plat recorded in Plat Book 11, Page 38, in the Register's Office of Bradley County, Tennessee.
Being the same property conveyed by Warranty Deed recorded in Deed Book 2005, Page 592 in the said Register's Office.
THIS CONVEYANCE IS MADE SUBJECT TO THE FOLLOWING.
Restrictions as set out in instrument of record in Misc. Book 272, Page 562, in the Register's Office of Bradley County, Tennessee, but omitting any covenant or restriction base on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin unless and only to the extent that said covenant (a) is exempt under Chapter 42, Section 3607, of the United States Code or (b) relates to handicap but does not discriminate against handicapped persons.
Requirements as set out in the Legend of Fox Ridge Phase III Subdivision, as recorded in Plat Book 11, page 38, in Register's Office of Hamilton County, Tennessee.
Twenty (20) foot Utility Easement on all lot lines abutting public roads, as shown or specified by the recorded plat.
Ten (10) foot Drainage/Utility Easement along all lines, as shown or specified by the recorded plat.
Five (5) foot Drainage/Utility Easement along all interior lot lines as shown or specified by the recorded plat.
Building setback lines: 25 foot on front lot line, 15 foot on recar lot line, 10 foot on side lot lines and 25 foot on side street lot lines, as shown by the recorded plat.
Bradley County Health Department requirements as attached to recorded plat.
Conditions, Restrictions, Reservations, Limitations, Easements, Stipulations, etc., as set out on the recorded plat.
Any governmental zoning and subdivision ordinances or regulations in effect thereon.
ALSO KNOWN AS: 128 Fox Hill Lane SW, Cleveland, TN 37311
Parcel ID:
065J-G-028.00-000

This sale is subject to all matters shown on any applicable recorded plat; any unpaid taxes; any restrictive covenants, easements, or setback lines that may be applicable; any statutory rights of redemption of any governmental agency, state or federal; any prior liens or encumbrances as well as any priority created by a fixture filing; and to any matter that an accurate survey of the premises might disclose. In addition, the following parties may claim an interest in the above-referenced property:
CHRISTAL M. HUMBERD
SPOUSE OF
CHRISTAL M. HUMBERD
PARTIES IN POSSESSION

The sale held pursuant to this Notice may be rescinded at the Successor Trustee’s option at any time. The right is reserved to adjourn the day of the sale to another day, time, and place certain without further publication, upon announcement at the time and place for the sale set forth above.
DATED June 24, 2019
THE SAYER
LAW GROUP, P.C.,
AS SUCCESSOR
TRUSTEE
July 2, 9, 16, 2019
LEGAL PUBLICATION

NOTICE OF PROCESS
BY PUBLICATION
STATE OF
NORTH CAROLINA
GRAHAM COUNTY
IN THE
SUPERIOR COURT
CLAUDIA SHAY JUMPER vs. BARRY KEITH SHELTON, JR. (FILE NO: 19-CVS-42)) TO: BARRY KEITH SHELTON, JR. Take notice that a pleading seeking relief against you has been filed in the above entitled action. The nature of the relief being sought is: money damages for negligence in causing injuries to the Plaintiff, Claudia Shay Jumper, in an automobile accident. You are required to make defense to such pleading not later than September 1, 2019 and upon your failure to do so the parties seeking service against you will apply to the Court for the relief sought. This the 5th day of July, 2019. Zeyland G. McKinney, Jr., Attorney for Claudia Shay Jumper, 135 Peachtree Street, Suite 2, Murphy, NC 28906, (828) 837-9973.
July 9, 16, 23, 2019
LEGAL PUBLICATION

NOTICE OF SUCCESSOR
TRUSTEE'S SALE
WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms and conditions of a Deed of Trust Note dated August 13, 2001, and the Deed of Trust of even date, securing said Deed of Trust Note recorded in Book TD263, at Page 76-91, in the Register's office for Polk County, Tennessee, and re-recorded in the Register's office for Polk County, Tennessee, in Book TD263, at Page 145-162, executed by JAMES P. SUITS AND WIFE, CYNTHIA L. SUITS, conveying the certain property described therein to Real Estate Loan Services of Tennessee, Inc., Trustee, for the benefit of Home Loan Corporation D/B/A Expanded Mortgage Credit and to Renee Kammer, having been appointed as Successor Trustee by instrument of record in the Register's office for Polk County, Tennessee in Book MS165, at Pages 181-182, as Instrument Number 18001508.
WHEREAS, the owner and holder of the Deed of Trust Note has declared the entire indebtedness due and payable and demanded that the hereinafter described real property be advertised and sold in satisfaction of indebtedness and costs of foreclosure in accordance with the terms and provisions of the Deed of Trust Note and Deed of Trust.
NOW, THEREFORE, notice is hereby given that an agent of Renee Kammer, as Successor Trustee, pursuant to the power, duty and authority vested in and conferred upon said Successor Trustee, by the Deed of Trust, will on July 30, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the West door of the Polk County Courthouse in Benton, Tennessee offer for sale to the highest bidder for cash, and free from all legal, equitable and statutory rights of redemption, exemptions of homestead, rights by virtue of marriage, and all other exemptions of every kind, all of which have been waived in the Deed of Trust, certain real property located in Polk County, Tennessee, described as follows:
The following described real estate in the Third Civil District of Polk County, Tennessee, and being more particularly described as follows, to-wit:
A certain tract of land situated in the Southwest Quarter of Section No. 7, Fractional Township 4, South Range 5, East of the Ocoee Basis Line of the Third Civil District of Polk County, Tennessee, being more particularly described as follows:
Beginning at an iron pin located on the Northwest side of road, said point being North 42 deg. 28’ East a distance of 1928.7 feet from the Southwest corner of Section 7, and from said point of beginning running thence North 13 deg. 28’ East a distance of 284.38 feet to an iron pin; thence North 0 deg. 08” East a distance of 292.05 feet to an iron pin at the Northeast corner of the property conveyed; thence North 74 deg. 53” West a distance of 406.09 feet to an iron pin at the Northwest corner of the property conveyed; thence South 26 deg. 34’ West a distance of 575.26 feet to an iron pin at the Southwest corner of the property conveyed in the center of old road bed; thence North 02 deg. 53’ West a distance of 32.05 feet to an iron pin; thence North 02 deg. 53’ West a distance of 41.08 feet to an iron pin on the Northeast side of road; thence with said road right of way on the Northeast side of road; thence with said road right of way South 33 deg. 42’ East a distance of 65.27 feet to a point; thence South 70 deg. 32’ East a distance of 98.54 feet to a point; thence North 57 deg. 47’ East a distance of 87.73 feet to a point at iron pin; the point of beginning, consisting of 7.4 acres, more or less.
Said property being shown on plat of survey by M. L. Hampton dated March 1977 which is recorded in Register’s Office Polk County, Tennessee, in Plat Book____, Page____.
Road right of way of 40 feet in width is hereby excepted from the above described real estate as shown and described by said plat of survey, said right of way easement shall be covenant running with title to the land and shall inure to the benefit of adjoining owners and first parties, their heirs, assigns, and shall constitute a burden upon said described real estate.
Being the same property conveyed to James P. Suits and wife, Cynthia L. Suits by Deed of Record from Rose Waters in Book 170, Page 277, Dated February 22, 1994, Recorded March 4, 1994 in the Register’s Office of Polk County, Tennessee.
More Commonly Known As: 340 OLIVER ROAD, COPPERHILL, TN 37317-5447
Fka 101 Carrianne Lane, Copperhill, TN 37317
Said sale shall be held subject to all matters shown on any applicable recorded plat; any unpaid taxes; any restrictive covenants, easements, or setback lines that may be applicable; any statutory rights of redemption of any governmental agency, state or federal; any prior liens or encumbrances as well as any priority created by a fixture filing; to any matter that an accurate survey of the premises might disclose; and subject to, but not limited to, the following parties who may claim an interest in the above-referenced property: none.
The following individuals or entities have an interest in the above-described property: (1) James P. Suits, (2) The Unknown Spouse of James P. Suits (3) Cynthia L. Suits (4) The Unknown Spouse of Cynthia L. Suits (5) American General Finance, Inc. (6) Occupants/Tenants of 340 Oliver Road, Copperhill, TN 37317-5447.
To the best of the Trustee’s knowledge, information, and belief, there are no other Federal or State tax lien claimants or other claimants upon the subject property which would require notice pursuant to the terms and provision of T.C.A. § 35-5-104 or T.C.A. § 67-1-1433 or 26 U.S.C. § 7425.
The sale held pursuant to this Notice may be rescinded at the Successor Trustee’s option at any time. The Successor Trustee may postpone the above referenced sale from time to time as needed without further publication. The Successor Trustee will announce the postponement on the date and at the time and location of the originally scheduled sale.
This is an attempt to collect a debt, and any information gathered in connection herewith will be utilized for that purpose.
DATED this 1st day of
July, 2019
Prepared by:
Renee Kammer
Marinosci Law Group, P.C.
50 Peabody Place,
Suite 255
Memphis, TN 38103
Renee Kammer
Successor Trustee
July 9, 16, 23, 2019
LEGAL PUBLICATION

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR BRADLEY COUNTY, TENNESSEE AT CLEVELAND - PROBATE DIVISION. In the Matter of the Estate of ERNEST STEPHEN RATLEDGE, NO. 2019-PR-80. NOTICE TO CREDITORS. ESTATE OF: ERNEST STEPHEN RATLEDGE (deceased). Notice is hereby given that on the 25th day of March, 2019, Letters Testamentary in respect of the Estate of ERNEST STEPHEN RATLEDGE deceased, who died 18 December, 2018, were issued to the undersigned by the Probate Court of Bradley County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or un-matured, against the Estate are required to file same with the Clerk of the above-named Court within 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 (2)(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 25th day of March, 2019. SHANE STEPHEN RATLEDGE, Personal Representative, Estate of ERNEST STEPHEN RATLEDGE, Deceased. Holly Thompson, Clerk & Master. DIETRICH & DIETRICH, Paul H. Dietrich, BPR #005876, Attorney for Estate, P.O. Box 198, Cleveland, TN 37364-0198, (423) 479-8681.
July 16, 23, 2019
LEGAL PUBLICATION

Public Notice
The Bradley County Board of Zoning Appeals will hold a meeting on Thursday, July 18 at 5:15 PM at the Commission Room of the Bradley County Courthouse
July 16, 2019
LEGAL PUBLICATION

PUBLIC NOTICE
TO AFFORD THE
OPPORTUNITY
FOR A PUBLIC HEARING
Date: July 11, 2019
Notice is hereby given that the Cleveland Urban Area Transit System operated by the Southeast Tennessee Human Resource Agency is applying to the Tennessee Department of Transportation and the Federal Transit Administration for a capital grant under Section 5310 of Chapter 53 of Title 49 of the United States code, for the purchase of four expansion vehicles to be used for the transportation of elderly and disabled persons. Service would consist of transporting elderly and disabled clients daily to local health and human service organizations.
The purpose of this notice is to ensure that such service would not duplicate current or proposed services provided by existing transit or Para- transit operators.
Comments either for or against the proposed service by public and private transit and Para- transit operators must be received within thirty (30) days from the date hereof. Written comments should be sent to Southeast Tennessee Human Resource Agency; Attention: Chris Kleehammer, 312 Resource Road, P.O. Box 909, Dunlap, TN. 37327 and a copy furnished to the Division of Multimodal Transportation Resources, Suite 1800, James K. Polk Building, Nashville, TN. 37243.
July 16, 2019
LEGAL PUBLICATION
NOTICE TO CREDITORS

STATE OF TENNESSEE CHANCERY COURT OF BRADLEY COUNTY PROBATE DIVISION. NOTICE TO CREDITORS. ESTATE OF EDNA RUTH GATES WHALEY (deceased) Docket No. 2019-PR-148. Notice is hereby given that on the 27th day of June, 2019, Letters Testamentary (or of Administration as the case may be) in respect of the estate of Edna Ruth Gates Whaley, deceased, who died May 9, 2019, were issued to the undersigned by the Chancery Court (Probate Division) of Bradley County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or unmatured, against the estate are required to file the same with the Clerk of the Chancery 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 this 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 27th day of June, 2019. Signed Robbie V. Huff, Executor/ Administrator, Gary T. Davis, Executor/ Administrator, Nan R. Jenne, Attorney for the Estate, Holly Thompson, Clerk. Attorney: The Jenne Law Firm, Nan R. Jennie
July 9, 16, 2019
LEGAL PUBLICATIONS
NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Estate of Vera H. Kinches No. 2019-PR-156. In the Chancery Court of Bradley County, Tennessee Probate Division. Notice is given that on July 9, 2019 Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Vera H. Kinches, who died May 8, 2019, were issued to the undersigned by the Chancery Court of Bradley County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or unmatured, against the estate are required to file their claims with the Clerk and Master of the Chancery Court of Bradley County 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 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 (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 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 as described in (1)(A); or (2) twelve (12) months from the decedent's date of death. The address of the Clerk and Master is Bradley County Clerk & Master's Office, Room 203, 155 North Ocoee Street, Cleveland, TN 37311. This July 9, 2019. VERA H. KINCHES ESTATE By: Lynne E. Jenkins, Personal Representative. MCMURRAY LAW OFFICE, PLLC By: Marcia M. McMurray, BPR#013337 Attorney for Personal Representative. P.O Box 610, Cleveland, TN 37364-0610 (423) 479-7171 Filed this July 9, 2019. Holly Thompson, Clerk & Master.
July 16, 23, 2019

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