Legals

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Having qualified as Personal Representative of the estate of Victoria Elizabeth Adams Horton, deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the estate of said Victoria Elizabeth Adams Horton, deceased, to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 10th day of May, 2020, or this Notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 5th day of February, 2020.

Neil Gregory Johnson
Personal Representative

R. S. Jones, Jr., Attorney
for the Estate
JONES, KEY, MELVIN & PATTON, P.A.
61 East Main
Franklin, North Carolina 28734 (828) 524-4444
02/05/2020-02/26/2020#560340

EXECUTOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Howard William Southard, deceased, and owning property in Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the Estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 29th day of April, 2020 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 29h day of January, 2020.

Brenda S. Wooten
(Co-Executor)
215 Wooten Rd.
Franklin, NC 28734

Steven H. Southard
(Co-Executor)
619 Thomas Rd.
Franklin, NC 28734
01/29/2020-02/19/2020#558825

Notice of Primary Election
Macon County North Carolina
2020
A Primary Election will be held in Macon County Tuesday, March 3rd 2020. The polls will be open Election Day from 6:30am-7:30pm. All 15 polling locations in Macon County will be open on Election Day. Curbside voting is available for voters who are unable to physically enter the polling location. There will be NO voting at the Macon County Courthouse on Election Day, you must go to your polling location to vote. If you do not know your polling location, please contact the Board of Elections office and they can assist you with that information.
All voters may participate in a Primary Election. If you are not registered to vote, you may register at the Board of Elections office, located in the basement of the Macon County Courthouse, or contact the office and one can be mailed to you, or you may go to the website, maconnc.org, and print one, fill it out and mail it in to the office. The voter registration deadline is February 7th , 2020 at 5:00pm. If you miss this deadline you can register to vote, and vote in the same day during early voting with the proper documents.
Early voting will begin on Thursday, February 13th , 2020 and will end on Saturday, February 29th , 2020. There will be 2 locations for early voting: the Macon County Community Building (1288 Georgia Rd, Franklin, NC) and the Highlands Civic Center (600 N. 4th Street, Highlands, NC). The hours for early voting will be Monday-Friday 8:00am-7:30pm for both locations. Both locations will be open on the last Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 8:00am-3:00pm.
Absentee Voting by mail will begin on Monday, January 13th , 2020 and will end on Tuesday, February 25th , 2020. Any voter can submit a completed, required State Absentee request form and your Election ballot and instructions will be mailed to you. The required State Absentee request form can be found on the Board of Elections website or you may contact the Board of Election office 828-349-2034 and one can be mailed to you, or you may go to the Board of Elections office and fill one out in person.
Absentee meetings will be held in the Board of Elections office on February 11th, February 18th, and February 25th at 5:00pm. Absentee ballots will be approved on March 3rd at 5:00pm but will not be made public until 7:30pm. A Canvass meeting will be held on Friday, March 13th, 2020 at 11:00am. Canvass is a meeting in which Provisional ballots are counted and the Election results are made official.
If you have any questions in regards to the above information, or other Election matters, please contact the Board of Elections Office at 828-349-2034. The office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm.
01/29/2020-02/26/2020#558755

NOTICE TO HEIRS

IN RE: The Application for Probate and Letters Testamentary in the Estate of Paul Daniel Allen, Deceased, having been duly filed, notification is hereby served by publication to Bryan J. Allen, having an unknown address. TAKE NOTICE that the Last Will and Testament of the deceased named herein, of which you are a beneficiary, was admitted to probate in the office of the Macon County Clerk of Superior Court. The fiduciary who qualified is Carolyn Jordan Allen, Executor, 1771 Simonton Bridge Road, Oconee, GA 30677. This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the Application for Probate and Letters Testamentary, Estate File #19-E-370, with the Macon County Clerk of Superior Court, on or before February 24, 2020.
This the 22nd day of January, 2020.

Carolyn Jordan Allen, Executor
Jeffrey W. Gillette
Attorney for the Estate
133 East Palmer St., Suite 101
Franklin, NC 28734
01/29/2020-02/19/2020#558487

PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Personal Representative of the estate of Neal Russell Riendeau, deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the Estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 22th day of April, 2020 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 22nd day of January, 2020.

Leonard W. Gabris, Jr.
(Personal Representative)
1225 N. Skeenah Road
Franklin, NC 28734

John A. VanHook
(Attorney for the Estate
Sloan & VanHook, PLLC
70 lotla Street
Franklin, NC 28734
01/22/2020-02/12/2020#557565