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FORECLOSURE NOTICE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness described in and secured by that certain mortgage executed by Cheri M. Parker, a married woman and her husband, Jordan H. Parker to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., (MERS) acting solely as nominee for Lender, MortgageAmerica, Inc., and Lender's successors and assigns dated August 24, 2011, and Recorded in DMM Book 1389, page 519 of the records in the Office of the Judge of Probate, Clarke County, Alabama, which said mortgage was subsequently assigned to Central Mortgage Company, by instrument recorded in DMM Book 1430, Page 694 of said Probate Court Records: notice is hereby given that the undersigned as mortgagee will under power of sale contained in said mortgage, sell at public outcry for cash to the highest bidder, during legal hours of sale on the April 28, 2014, at the front door of the Courthouse of Clarke County, Alabama, 114 Court Street, Grove Hill, AL 36451, the following described real property in the County of Clarke, State of Alabama, being the same property described in the above referred to mortgage:

LOT 35, OF THE EASTERN VIEW SUBDIVISION, THOMASVILLE, ALABAMA, AS SHOWN BY THE PLAT OF SAID SUBDIVISION RECORDED IN THE PROBATE OFFICE OF CLARKE COUNTY, ALABAMA IN MAP BOOK 3, PAGE 30.

THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD ON AN “AS IS, WHERE IS” BASIS, SUBJECT TO ANY EASEMENTS, ENCUMBRANCES AND EXCEPTIONS REFLECTED IN THE MORTGAGE AND THOSE CONTAINED IN THE RECORDS OF THE OFFICE OF THE JUDGE OF THE PROBATE WHERE THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED PROPERTY IS SITUATED. THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD 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.

Said sale is made for the purpose of paying the said indebtedness and the expenses incident to this sale, including a reasonable attorney's fee.

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 mortgagee.

Central Mortgage Company

Mortgagee Beth McFadden Rouse McFadden, Lyon & Rouse, L.L.C. 718 Downtowner Blvd. Mobile, AL 36609 Publish in The Clarke County Democrat: April 3, 2014, April 10, 2014 and April 17, 2014

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NOTICE OF LEGAL ACTION

IN RE: The Matter of the

Leasing of Oil, Gas and

Mineral

Rights of Calvin Hawkins,

Maude Hawkins and Mary

Hawkins Scruggs

IN THE PROBATE COURT

OF CLARKE COUNTY,

ALABAMA

CASE NO. PC-14-0 Calvin Hawkins, Maude Hawkins and Mary Hawkins Scruggs, or if they are deceased, the unknown heirs of Calvin Hawkins, Maude Hawkins and Mary Hawkins Scruggs, persons whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer the Petition of Black Thorne Petroleum Company, Inc. on or before the 29th day of April, 2014. Black Thorne Petroleum Company, Inc. has filed a Petition seeking to have the Probate Court of Clarke County, Alabama issue an order authorizing the execution of an Oil, Gas and Mineral Lease covering the interest of Calvin Hawkins, Maude Hawkins and Mary Hawkins Scruggs, or if they are deceased, the unknown heirs of Calvin Hawkins, Maude Hawkins and Mary Hawkins Scruggs in and to the following described lands located in Clarke County, Alabama, to wit: TOWNSHIP 9 NORTH, RANGE 1 WEST Section 9: Southeast Quarter of Northeast Quarter Said Petition is set to be heard by the Probate Judge of Clarke County, Alabama on April 29, 2014, at 10:00 o’clock a.m. Done March 27, 2014

Valerie Bradford Davis,

Probate Judge of

Clarke County, Alabama Bruce N. Wilson Wilson & Drinkard P.O. Box 99 Grove Hill, AL 36451 (251) 275-3221

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NOTICE BY

EXECUTRIX

IN THE ESTATE OF

HOMER L. ALLISON JR.,

DECEASED

CASE NO. PC-14-027 Letters Testamentary of said decedent having been granted to the undersigned on the 20th day of March, 2014, by the Honorable Valerie Bradford Davis, Judge of the Probate Court of Clarke County in the State of Alabama, Notice is hereby given that all parties having claims against the said estate must present the same within the time required by law or they will be barred.

Barbara Allison

Executrix Bruce N. Wilson Attorney for Executrix P.O. Box 99 Grove Hill, AL 36451

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NOTICE BY

ADMINISTRATOR

TO FILE CLAIMS

IN THE ESTATE OF

ANNIE W. HARRIS,

DECEASED

CASE NO. PC-14-035 Letters of Administration of said decedent having been granted to the undersigned on the 3rd day of April, 2014, by the Honorable Valerie Bradford Davis, Judge of the Probate Court of Clarke County, State of Alabama, Notice is hereby given that all parties having claims against the said estate must present the same within the time required by law or they will be barred.

Curtis Cecil Harris

Administrator Philip G. Perkins Attorney for Administrator 601 College Avenue Jackson, AL 36545 (251) 246-4279

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PUBLIC NOTICE

OF INVITATION

TO BID

Notice is hereby given that the Clarke County Commission of Clarke County, Alabama shall receive and open bids for the purchase of a metal building to be used as a shelter for animals in its regular meeting dated May 12, 2014 at 9:15 a.m. The County Commission meeting will be held at the Clarke County Courthouse located at 114 Court Street, Grove Hill, Alabama.

Bidding documents may be obtained from the Clarke County Commission Office Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Any questions regarding this invitation to bid should be directed to County Administrator, Lois Morris at (251) 275-3507 or by email at lmorris@clarkecountyal.com.

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE

SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by James W. Jones, a single man, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., acting solely as nominee for Peoples Bank & Trust Co., on the 11th day of August, 2010, said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Clarke County, Alabama, in Book 1371 Page 781; said mortgage having subsequently been transferred and assigned to Federal National Mortgage Association (“FNMA”); the undersigned Federal National Mortgage Association (“FNMA”), as Mortgagee/Transferee, 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 Courthouse at Grove Hill, Clarke County, Alabama, on May 14, 2014, during the legal hours of sale, all of its right, title, and interest in and to the following described real estate, situated in Clarke County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lot No. 10 and Lot No. 11 in Idlewild Subdivision, First Addition which is recorded in Subdivision Plat Book 4, Page 17 in the Clarke County Court House, Grove Hill, Alabama.

THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD ON AN “AS IS, WHERE IS” BASIS, SUBJECT TO ANY EASEMENTS, ENCUMBRANCES, AND EXCEPTIONS REFLECTED IN THE MORTGAGE AND THOSE CONTAINED IN THE RECORDS OF THE OFFICE OF THE JUDGE OF PROBATE OF THE COUNTY WHERE THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED PROPERTY IS SITUATED. THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD 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.

This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expenses of foreclosure.

The Mortgagee/Transferee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the real estate and to credit its purchase price against the expenses of sale and the indebtedness secured by the real estate.

This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

Federal National Mortgage

Association (“FNMA”),

Mortgagee/Transferee Rebecca Redmond SIROTE & PERMUTT, P.C. P. O. Box 55727 Birmingham, AL 35255-5727 Attorney for Mortgagee/Transferee www.sirote.com/foreclosures 323344

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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF

CLARKE COUNTY, ALABAMA

RE: Estate of Barbara Ann

Dalhaus,

Deceased.

CASE NO. PC-10-092

NOTICE OF A HEARING FOR

FINAL SETTLEMENT

A Petition for Final Settlement of the above referenced estate having been filed in this Court by Kathy Jones, the Executrix thereof;

A hearing on said Petition for Final Settlement has been scheduled for the 8th day of May, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in the Probate Court of Clarke County, Alabama, in the Clarke County Courthouse in Grove Hill, Alabama.

Any and all interested parties may attend said hearing and participate in the same.

Dated this 7th day of April, 2014.

VALERIE BRADFORD DAVIS

JUDGE OF PROBATE

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SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Jouan J. Jackson, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., acting solely as nominee for Lend America, LTD Corp., on the 5th day of October, 2009, said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Clarke County, Alabama, in Book 1360 Page 3; Loan Modificaton recorded in Book 1397, Page 307; said mortgage having subsequently been transferred and assigned to Loancare, A Division of FNF Servicing, Inc., by instrument recorded in Book 1403 Page 711, in the aforesaid Probate Office; the undersigned Loancare, A Division of FNF Servicing, Inc., as Mortgagee/Transferee, 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 Courthouse at Grove Hill, Clarke County, Alabama, on June 11, 2014, during the legal hours of sale, all of its right, title, and interest in and to the following described real estate, situated in Clarke County, Alabama, to-wit:

The Home Lot of the George Subdivision, being a part of Block No. 36 of the Town of Jackson, Alabama plat of which is recorded in Map Book 3, Page 3 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Clarke County, Alabama.

THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD ON AN “AS IS, WHERE IS” BASIS, SUBJECT TO ANY EASEMENTS, ENCUMBRANCES, AND EXCEPTIONS REFLECTED IN THE MORTGAGE AND THOSE CONTAINED IN THE RECORDS OF THE OFFICE OF THE JUDGE OF PROBATE OF THE COUNTY WHERE THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED PROPERTY IS SITUATED. THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD 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.

This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expenses of foreclosure.

The Mortgagee/Transferee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the real estate and to credit its purchase price against the expenses of sale and the indebtedness secured by the real estate.

This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

Loancare, A Division of FNF

Servicing, Inc.,

Mortgagee/Transferee Andy Saag SIROTE & PERMUTT, P.C. P. O. Box 55727 Birmingham, AL 35255-5727 Attorney for Mortgagee /Transferee www.sirote.com/foreclosures 264277

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NOTICE BY EXECUTRIX

IN THE ESTATE OF

DAVID MICHAEL JOHNSON,

DECEASED

CASE NO. PC-14-016 Letters Testamentary of said decedent having been granted to the undersigned on the 3rd day of April, 2014, by the Honorable Valerie Bradford Davis, Judge of the Probate Court of Clarke County in the State of Alabama, Notice is hereby given that all parties having claims against the said estate must present the same within the time required by law or they will be barred.

Teresa Sue Johnson

Executrix Robert D. Keahey, Esq. Attorney for Executrix P. O. Box 934 Grove Hill, AL 36451

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NOTICE BY PUBLICATION

Case No. CV-2013-900160

Plaintiff: JP Morgan Chase

Bank, N.A. v.

Defendant: Leo Joseph Miller

Jr.

TO: Leo Joseph Miller Jr., whose whereabouts are unknown:

You are hereby notified that the above styled cause was filed against you by JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. on October 16, 2013, seeking equitable relief concerning the real property located at 416 Forest Ave., Jackson, Alabama 36545 (“the Property”) in Clarke County, Alabama.

The Complaint seeks to show that Leo J. Miller is one and the same Leo Joseph Miller Jr., party to the deed recorded in Book 1287, Page 451, (the “Miller Deed”) in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Clarke County, Alabama (the “Probate Office”).

The Complaint also seeks to have the Miller Deed, the deed recorded on May 24, 2007, in Book 1311, Page 98, in the Probate Office, and the mortgage given by Alisa Walker to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for International Mortgage Corp. and its successors and assigns, which was recorded on or about May 24, 2007, in Book 1312, Page 160, in the Probate Office and subsequently assigned to the Plaintiff, to be reformed with the following correct legal description:

Lot #2 in Block 26 of Strickland’s Subdivision of Block 26 in the Town of Jackson, Alabama, as per Robinson and Finch Survey, re-surveyed and mapped by J.B. McVay, County Surveyor, December 26, 1925, and recorded in Plat Book 1, Page 12-B and being located in Section 5, Township 6 North, Range 2 East.

Finally, the Complaint seeks to show that the Plaintiff maintains a secured interest in the Property and that the Mortgage is a valid first position lein against the Property, prior and superior to any existing liens and/or Judgments on the Property, and that all terms and provisions of the Mortgage are to remain in full force and effect.

You are hereby required to provide a copy of your Answer to Bank of America’s Complaint to Jahan N. Berns, Sirote & Permutt, P.C., 2311 Highland Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35205 (Tel: 205-930-5100) by May 29, 2014 or a default judgment may be entered against you.

Summer Scruggs

Circuit Clerk of Clarke County

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NOTICE TO

FILE CLAIMS

IN THE ESTATE OF

ALICE G. QUINLEY,

DECEASED

CASE NO. PC-14-041 Letters Testamentary of said decedent having been granted to the undersigned on the 11th day of April, 2014, by the Honorable Valerie Bradford Davis, Judge of the Probate Court of Clarke County in the State of Alabama, Notice is hereby given that all parties having claims against the said estate must present the same within the time required by law or they will be barred.

Susan Quinley Raines

Executor Bruce N. Wilson Attorney for Executrix P.O. Box 99 Grove Hill, AL 36451

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