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ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE
TO CREDITORS

Having qualified as Administrator of the estate of Jack B. Angel, deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the estate of said Jack B. Angel, deceased, to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 28th day of November, 2018, or this Notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 29th day of August, 2018.

Fred H. Jones
Administrator
JONES, KEY, MELVIN & PATTON, P.A.
61 East Main
Franklin, North Carolina 28734
(828) 524-4444
08/29/2018-09/19/2018 #453052

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EXECUTOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the estate of Jane Lyons Anderson, 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 29th day of November, 2018 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 29th day of August, 2018.

Kandace Murphy (Executor)
717 Knight Rd
Knoxville, TN 37920
08/29/2018-09/19/2018 #452959

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CREDITOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Christian N. Frolund, deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the said deceased, to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 30th day of November 2018, or this notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 31st day of August 2018.

Sonja K. Frolund
Executor

Karen L. Kenney Attorney for the Estate 673 Siler Rd, Suite 4
Franklin, NC 28734-2370
08/31/2018-09/21/2018 #454181

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CREDITOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Thomas Neil Van Hoogen, deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the said deceased, to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 30th day of November 2018, or this notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 31st day of August 2018.

Paula Van Hoogen
Executor
Karen L. Kenney
Attorney for the Estate
673 Siler Rd, Suite 4
Franklin, NC 28734-2370
08/31/2018-09/21/2018 #453999

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EXECUTOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the estate of Carroll Jackson Gregory, 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 7th day of December, 2018 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 7th day of September, 2018.

Jackie C. Gregory (Co-Executor)
269 Oak Grove Church Road
Franklin, NC 28734

Joy G. Evers (Co-Executor)
PO Box 565
Franklin, NC 28744
09/07/2018-09/28/2018 #455304

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Having Qualified as Executor of the Estate of Zeiven B. Beitchman, deceased, late of Miami Beach Florida, and owning property in Macon County, North Carolina, the undersigned does hereby notify all persons, firms, and corporations having claims against the estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the * 12th day of December, 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate payment to the undersigned.
This the 6th day of September, 2018.

/s/ Teresita Ojeda
Executor of the Estate of Zeiven B. Beitchman

Ile Adaramola, Esq.
The Adaramola Law Firm
One Oak Plaza, Suite 306
Asheville, NC 28801
09/12/2018-10/03/2018 #456294

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CREDITOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Personal Representative of the Estate of Idalyn Baldwin Spooner, deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the said deceased, to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 12th day of December 2018, or this notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 12th day of September 2018.

Kalen S. Inabinett
Personal Representative
Karen L. Kenney
Attorney for the Estate
673 Siler Rd, Suite 4
Franklin, NC 28734-2370
09/12/2018-10/03/2018#456730

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18 SP 46
NOTICE OF
FORECLOSURE SALE

NORTH CAROLINA,
MACON COUNTY

Under and by virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Deed of Trust executed by Janet E. Sutton to William R. Echols, Trustee(s), which was dated May 17, 2007 and recorded on June 12, 2007 in Book K-31 at Page 2311, Macon County Registry, North Carolina.
Default having been made of the note thereby secured by the said Deed of Trust and the undersigned, Trustee Services of Carolina, LLC, having been substituted as Trustee in said Deed of Trust, and the holder of the note evidencing said default having directed that the Deed of Trust be foreclosed, the undersigned Substitute Trustee will offer for sale at the courthouse door of the county courthouse where the property is located, or the usual and customary location at the county courthouse for conducting the sale on September 28, 2018 at 10:00AM, and will sell to the highest bidder for cash the following described property situated in Macon County, North Carolina, to wit:
First Tract:
Being and comprehending the identical lands, privileges, easements and appurtenances described in and conveyed by the deed from Southside of North Carolina, Inc., to Donald E. Robinson and wife, Ann M. Robinson, dated 23 October, 2001, recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds for Macon County, North Carolina, in Book E-23, Pages 422-425, and being described therein as follows:
"BEING a portion of the lands, easements, privileges and appurtenances as described in the Deed dated April 20, 1999 from Carlyne J. Robichaud, et al. to Southside of North Carolina, Inc., recorded in Deed Book F-23, Pages 1511, 1517, Macon County Public Registry and being more particularly described as follows:
"BEGINNING at a point in the northern boundary of the above described lands, said point being situated from a point in the centerline of State Road 1636, Tessentee Road, along said northern boundary, South 84-00-00 West 666.15 feet, said point of beginning being situated from a point in the Little Tennessee River along said northern boundary, North 84-00-00 East 1059.13 feet and runs thence from said point of beginning with said northern boundary, South 84-00-00 West 125.00 feet; runs thence with the eastern boundary of Lot 7, South 06-25-19 West 196.62 feet; runs thence with a fence line and the boundary of the lands now or formerly owned by Helen P. Jones (Deed Book X-17, Page 97, Macon County Public Registry) North 83-46-47 East 125.00 feet; runs thence with the western boundary of Lot 5, North 06-27-09 East 198.15 feet to the point of BEGINNING, containing 0.55 acres and being denominated Lot 6 of Southside Subdivision as shown on a survey map by G.L. Sprinkle, R.L.S., Sprinkle Surveying, P.A., drawing number 3280, dated March 8, 1999.
"Grantor further conveys to Grantee, their heirs, successors and assigns, an easement and right-of-way for roadway and utility lines and facilities, the northern edge of which corresponds to the northern boundary of the above described lands, North 84-00-00 East running with the northern boundary of the lands described in the Deed first hereinabove referred to, to the point of intersection with State Road 1636, Tessentee Road.
"Grantors specifically reserve unto itself, its successors and assigns, an easement and right-of-way for roadway and utility lines and facilities, 25 feet in width, the northern edge of which corresponds to the northern boundary of the above described lands.
SUBJECT TO restrictive covenants of record.
Second Tract:
Being and comprehending the identical lands, privileges, easements and appurtenances described in and conveyed by the deed of easement from Southside of North Carolina, Inc., to Donald E. Robinson and wife, Ann M. Robinson, dated August 8, 2005, recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds for Macon County, North Carolina, in Book L-29, Pages 872-873, and being described therein as follows:
"THE RIGHT to take an undivided portion of the flow of water produced by the well located on Lot 1 of Southside Subdivision for domestic use in one single family residence; together with the right to maintain at the site of the well a well house, pump, tank and other equipment necessary and appropriate for the use of the well; together with the right to install and maintain a water pipeline running from said well to a residence located upon Lot 6, as described in the deed from Southside of North Carolina, Inc., to Donald E. Robinson and wife, Ann M.Robinson, dated 23 October, 2001, recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds for Macon County, North Carolina, in Deed Book E-25, Pages 422-425."
Save and except any releases, deeds of release or prior conveyances of record.
Said property is commonly known as 132 Southside Lane, Franklin, NC 28734.
A cash deposit (no personal checks) of five percent (5%) of the purchase price, or Seven Hundred Fifty Dollars ($750.00), whichever is greater, will be required at the time of the sale. Following the expiration of the statutory upset bid period, all the remaining amounts are immediately due and owing. THIRD PARTY PURCHASERS MUST PAY THE EXCISE TAX AND THE RECORDING COSTS FOR THEIR DEED.
Said property to be offered pursuant to this Notice of Sale is being offered for sale, transfer and conveyance AS IS WHERE IS. There are no representations of warranty relating to the title or any physical, environmental, health or safety conditions existing in, on, at, or relating to the property being offered for sale. This sale is made subject to all prior liens, unpaid taxes, any unpaid land transfer taxes, special assessments, easements, rights of way, deeds of release, and any other encumbrances or exceptions of record. To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the current owner(s) of the property is/are The Estate of Janet Elaine Sutton a/k/a Janet E. Sutton.
An Order for possession of the property may be issued pursuant to G.S. 45-21.29 in favor of the purchaser and against the party or parties in possession by the clerk of superior court of the county in which the property is sold. Any person who occupies the property pursuant to a rental agreement entered into or renewed on or after October 1, 2007, may, after receiving the notice of sale, terminate the rental agreement by providing written notice of termination to the landlord, to be effective on a date stated in the notice that is at least 10 days, but no more than 90 days, after the sale date contained in the notice of sale, provided that the mortgagor has not cured the default at the time the tenant provides the notice of termination [NCGS 45-21.16A(b)(2)]. Upon termination of a rental agreement, the tenant is liable for rent due under the rental agreement prorated to the effective date of the termination.
If the trustee is unable to convey title to this property for any reason, the sole remedy of the purchaser is the return of the deposit. Reasons of such inability to convey include, but are not limited to, the filing of a bankruptcy petition prior to the confirmation of the sale and reinstatement of the loan without the knowledge of the trustee. If the validity of the sale is challenged by any party, the trustee, in their sole discretion, if they believe the challenge to have merit, may request the court to declare the sale to be void and return the deposit. The purchaser will have no further remedy.

Trustee Services of Carolina, LLC
Substitute Trustee
Brock & Scott, PLLC
Attorneys for Trustee Services of Carolina, LLC
5431 Oleander Drive Suite 200
Wilmington, NC 28403
PHONE: (910) 392-4988
FAX: (910) 392-8587
File No.: 13-15405-FC03
09/12/2018-09/19/2018 #455920

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CREDITOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Personal Representative for the Estate of JAMES BELCH, deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claim against the Estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 21st day of December, 2018, or this Notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 12th day of September, 2018.John Joseph BelchPersonal Representativec/o Russell R. BowlingAttorney for the Estate77 West Main StreetFranklin, NC 28734
09/12/2018-10/03/2018#456717

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IN THE GENERAL
COURT OF JUSTICE
SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION
BEFORE THE CLERK FILE 18 E 317
NORTH CAROLINA
MACON COUNTY

IN THE MATTER
OF THE ESTATE OF
Richard B. Moulton a/k/a R.B. Moulton
a/k/a Richard Brooks Moulton
Deceased

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
AND DEBTORS
Having qualified as Co-Executors of the Estate of Richard B. Moulton a/k/a R.B. Moulton a/k/a Richard Brooks Moulton deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the said Estate to present such claims to the undersigned on or before, December 12, 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate payment.
This, the 12th day of September 2018.
Janet L. Moulton
Linda Ann Moulton
c/o Strauss Attorneys, PLLC
77 Central Avenue, Suite F
Asheville, NC 28801(828) 258-0994
09/12/2018-10/03/2018#456801

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STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA
COUNTY OF MACON

IN THE GENERAL
COURT OF JUSTICE
SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION
18 SP 94

NOTICE OF
FORECLOSURE SALE
UNDER DEED OF TRUST

In the Matter of the Foreclosure of a Deed of Trust executed by STEPHANIE A. ROONEY and husband, ANDREW J. ROONEY, Grantor, to LAW OFFICE OF JOHN K. WHITE, JR. PLLC, Trustee for ALFIE INVESTORS, LLC, Beneficiary, dated the 3rd day of October, 2017 and recorded in Book E-38, page 2391-2408, Macon County Public Registry. See Substitution of Trustee dated the 17th day of July, 2018 and recorded in Book S-38, page 1345, Macon County Public Registry.

Under and by virtue of the power and authority contained in that certain Deed of Trust, (hereinafter Deed of Trust) executed and delivered by Stephanie A. Rooney and husband, Andrew J. Rooney, dated the 3rd day of October, 2017, and recorded in the Macon County Public Registry, North Carolina, in Book E-38, at Page 2391, and because of default in the payment of the indebtedness thereby secured and failure to carry out or perform the stipulations and agreements therein contained, and pursuant to the demand of the owner and holder of the indebtedness secured by said Deed of Trust, and pursuant to the Order of the Clerk of Superior Court for Jackson County, North Carolina entered in this foreclosure proceeding, the undersigned, Andrew C. Buckner, Substitute Trustee, will offer for sale at public auction to the highest bidder for cash on the 27th day of September, 2018 at 10:00 a.m., at the door of the Macon County Superior Courthouse, 5 West Main Street, Franklin, North Carolina, the following described property:
BEING Tract I, containing 4.10 acres, more or less, as surveyed by Appalachian Surveying Company, Inc., William F. Rolader, Professional Land Surveyor, dated 11 June 2007, revised 28 October 2009, entitled ANDREW J. & STEPHANIE A. ROONEY, drawing number 02-099S, and subsequently being recorded on Plat Card #7587, to which reference is hereby made for a more complete description.
BEING the lands described in Warranty Deed from Bobby Eugene Hill, Jr., unmarried, to Andrew J. Rooney and wife, Stephanie A. Rooney, as recorded in Book M-37, at Page 980, of the Macon County Public Registry.
The sale will be made subject to all deeds of trust, liens, unpaid taxes, restrictions, easements, assessments, leases, and other matters, if any, which, as a matter of law, survive the foreclosure of the above described Deed of Trust; provided, however, that the inclusion of this clause in this Notice of Foreclosure Sale Under Deed of Trust shall not be deemed to validate or otherwise give effect to any such matter or other right which, as a matter of law, does not survive the foreclosure.
The record owner of the property as reflected on the records of the Macon County Register of Deeds not more than ten (10) days prior to the posting of this Notice is Andrew J. Rooney and wife, Stephanie A. Rooney.
Pursuant to N.C. General Statutes ' 45-21.10(b) and the terms of the Deed of Trust, any successful bidder will be required to deposit with the Trustee immediately upon conclusion of the sale a cash deposit of an amount not to exceed the greater of five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid or Seven Hundred Fifty Dollars ($750). Any successful bidder shall be required to tender the full balance of the purchase price so bid in cash or certified check at the time the Trustee tenders to him a deed for the property or attempts to tender such deed and, should said successful bidder fail to pay the full balance of the purchase price so bid at that time, he shall remain liable on his bid as provided for in N.C. General Statutes ' 45-21.30(d) and (e).
This sale will be held open ten (10) days for upset bids as required by law. If no advance or upset bids are filed with the Clerk of Superior Court, the sale will be confirmed.
This the 6th day of September, 2018.

Andrew C. Buckner,
Substitute Trustee
705 West Main Street
Sylva, NC 28779
(828) 586-2147
09/14/2018-09/21/2018 #456322

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EXECUTOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the estate of Stroube William Lander, 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 14th day of December, 2018 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 14th day of September, 2018.

Kimberly Gurdak (Executor)
171 Ledford Road
Franklin, NC 28734
09/14/2018-10/05/2018 #457178

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EXECUTOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the estate of Delmar C. Cope, 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 14th day of December, 2018 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 14th day of September 2018.

Melody Cope (Executor)
64 Van Bomel Blvd.
Oakdale, NY 11769
09/14/2018-10/05/2018 #457269

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TOWN OF FRANKLIN
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

TAKE NOTICE THAT: Pursuant to N.C.G.S. 158-7.1(d), the Town Council for the Town of Franklin will hold a hearing on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 6:05 p.m. or as soon thereafter as possible, in the Town Hall boardroom. The purpose of said hearing shall be to consider the conveyance of a fee simple interest in a parcel of property to Project Wayah, subject to such covenants, conditions, and restrictions as are deemed by the Town Council to be in the public interest, for purposes of economic development. The value of the property to be conveyed is estimated to be $115,878.00 per acre. The total acreage to be conveyed is approximately 1.25 acres, and the parcel is located to the south of Van Raalte Street within the Town Limits. The proposed consideration for the conveyance consists of a capital investment of $5 million and employment of 33 new employees at an average wage of $46,509 per year, with such capital investment and new hires to be made over the next two years, and such employees kept at full employment until at least 2024. Town Council intends to approve the conveyance, provided that 1) it can determine that the probable average hourly wage to be paid to workers employed by Project Wayah, together with the prospective tax revenues and other income to be realized by the Town within a 10 year period following the conveyance, will meet or exceed the value of the property to be conveyed, and 2) that Project Wayah enters into an economic development agreement that is satisfactory to the Town.
Parties in interest and citizens shall have an opportunity to be heard at the hearing.

Town of Franklin
Travis Tallent, Clerk
#456756-09/14/18-09/28/2018

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF DOROTHY MYRICK

Having qualified as Administrator of the Estate of DOROTHY MYRICK, deceased, of Macon County, State of North Carolina, I hereby notify all persons having claims against the estate of the decedent to exhibit them to the undersigned at the following address: P.O. Box 714, Murphy, NC 28906, on or before the 15th day of December, 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery.
All persons indebted to said decedent will please make immediate payment.
This 14th day of September, 2018.

Larry G. Myrick, Sr., Administrator
Julie G. Walker
Attorney for the Estate
P.O. Box 714 Murphy, NC 28906 (828) 837-6178
09/14/2018-10/05/2018 #457350

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PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES NOTICE

Having qualified as Personal Representative of the estate of Sydney F. Acker, Jr, deceased, late of Beaufort County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the estate of said Sydney F. Acker, Jr., deceased, to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 21st day of December, 2018, or this Notice wil be pled in bar of their recovey. All persons
indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 19th day of September. 2018.

Richard Huston,
Personal Representative
R. S. Jones, Jr.,
Resident Process Agent
JONES, KEY, MELVIN & PATTON, P.A.
61 East Main
Franklin, NC 28734
(828)524-4444
09/19/2018-10/10/2018 #457686

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18 SP 81
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE

NORTH CAROLINA, MACON COUNTY

Under and by virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Deed of Trust executed by Robert C. Sanders, Married Man, and Wife, Christy Alaine Sheffield-Sanders a/k/a Christy Sanders to Collins & Hensley P.A., Trustee(s), which was dated October 28, 2016 and recorded on October 28, 2016 in Book CRP P-37 at Page 1644, Macon County Registry, North Carolina.
Default having been made of the note thereby secured by the said Deed of Trust and the undersigned, Trustee Services of Carolina, LLC, having been substituted as Trustee in said Deed of Trust, and the holder of the note evidencing said default having directed that the Deed of Trust be foreclosed, the undersigned Substitute Trustee will offer for sale at the courthouse door of the county courthouse where the property is located, or the usual and customary location at the county courthouse for conducting the sale on October 5, 2018 at 11:30AM, and will sell to the highest bidder for cash the following described property situated in Macon County, North Carolina, to wit:
Beginning at an existing iron pipe, being the westernmost corner of subject property, and being a corner common to Gladys S. Biggers, L-27/1675-1678 and C-20/1432-1435, and also a corner to Richard L. Gibson, Tr. W-21/307-310, thence N 00-29-14 E, passing an existing iron rod near the south edge of a branch at 294.57 feet, passing a second existing iron rod, located near the north edge of a branch at an additional 19.99 feet continuing an additional 138.78 feet, total distance 453.34 feet to an existing iron pipe, thence S 69-24-00 E, passing an iron rod located near the southeastern edge of the branch, at 139.41 feet and continuing all additional 91.05 feet total distance 230.46 feet to an existing iron pipe at marked black oak, thence S 78-46-04 E 818.18 feet to an existing iron pipe at oak stump, thence S 88-21-02 E, passing an existing iron pipe near the western margin of the roadway at 493.64 feet and continuing an additional 39.75 feet, total distance 540.47 feet to a pk nail set near the center of N.C.S.R. 1350, Snow Hill Road, thence S 11 06-52 E 237.89 feet to an existing iron pipe in old road bed with witnesses; thence N 60-36-52 W, passing a pk nail set at or near the centerline of Snow Hill Road at 48.87 feet, passing an iron pipe set at the western margin of Snow Hill Road at an additional 34.61 feet and continuing an additional 178.50 feet, total distance 261.98 feet to an existing iron pipe; thence N 87-27-49 W 275.34 feet to an existing iron pipe, thence N 88-58-57 W 154.99 feet to an iron pipe set, thence S 53-00-20 W 278.34 feet to an existing iron pipe; thence S 20-48-00 E, passing an existing iron pipe near the north margin of Snow Hill Road at 524.18 feet, and continuing an additional 21.79 feet, total distance 545.97 feet to a pk nail set at or near the centerline of Snow Hill Road; thence, with or near the centerline thereof, the following 27 courses and distances, each to a point, unless otherwise stated:
1. S 62-21-54 W 58.08 feet,
2. S 62-37-14 W 58.16 feet,
3. S 64-39-18 W 58.21 feet,
4. S 62-13-56 W 34.58 feet,
5. S 58-45-02 W 21.05 feet,
6. S 52-36-23 W 22.97 feet,
7. S 46-19-23 W 15.15 feet,
8. S 38-49-11 W 33.32 feet,
9. S 30-31-43 W 23.56 feet,
10. S 25-58-37 W 35.75 feet,
11. S 23-14-10 W 28.14 feet,
12. S 24-25-29 W 59.48 feet,
13. S 30-17-09 W 22.08 feet,
14. S 37-10-14 W 24.00 feet,
15. S 44-49-37 W 22.40 feet,
16. S 51-50-17 W 20.39 feet,
17. S 57-34-03 W 18.04 feet,
18. S 64-16-13 W 24.25 feet,
19. S 69-03-37 W 19.93 feet,
20. S 73-31-19 W 19.92 feet,
21. S 76-03-28 W 26.40 feet,
22. S 77-23-48 W 46.36 feet,
23. S 75-40-17 W 24.69 feet,
24. S 70-43-06 W 38.61 feet,
25. S 61-07-24 W 25.63 feet,
26. S 51-33-22 W 31.43 feet,
27. S 40-34-21 W 17.81 feet,
thence, leaving the roadway, N 00-28-22 E, passing an iron pipe set at 35.00 feet, continuing an additional 78.56 feet, total distance 113.56 feet to an existing iron pipe; thence N 00-24-23 E 245.93 feet to an existing iron pipe; thence N 01-04-00 E 669.09 feet to an existing iron pipe; thence N 87- 53-00 W 266.94 feet to the point and place of BEGINNING, CONTAINING 19.277 acres, more or less, as surveyed by Sprinkle Surveying, PA and shown on a plat thereof entitled "Boundary Survey W. Leo Hurst Heirs", dated October 16. 2008, Drawing No. 5121
This property is taken subject to the right of way of N.C.S.R. 1350, Snow Hill Road, and further subject to existing utilities, whether or not of record.
Save and except any releases, deeds of release or prior conveyances of record.
Said property is commonly known as 540 Snow Hill Road, Franklin, NC 28734.
A cash deposit (no personal checks) of five percent (5%) of the purchase price, or Seven Hundred Fifty Dollars ($750.00), whichever is greater, will be required at the time of the sale. Following the expiration of the statutory upset bid period, all the remaining amounts are immediately due and owing. THIRD PARTY PURCHASERS MUST PAY THE EXCISE TAX AND THE RECORDING COSTS FOR THEIR DEED.
Said property to be offered pursuant to this Notice of Sale is being offered for sale, transfer and conveyance AS IS WHERE IS. There are no representations of warranty relating to the title or any physical, environmental, health or safety conditions existing in, on, at, or relating to the property being offered for sale. This sale is made subject to all prior liens, unpaid taxes, any unpaid land transfer taxes, special assessments, easements, rights of way, deeds of release, and any other encumbrances or exceptions of record. To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the current owner(s) of the property is/are Robert C. Sanders.
An Order for possession of the property may be issued pursuant to G.S. 45-21.29 in favor of the purchaser and against the party or parties in possession by the clerk of superior court of the county in which the property is sold. Any person who occupies the property pursuant to a rental agreement entered into or renewed on or after October 1, 2007, may, after receiving the notice of sale, terminate the rental agreement by providing written notice of termination to the landlord, to be effective on a date stated in the notice that is at least 10 days, but no more than 90 days, after the sale date contained in the notice of sale, provided that the mortgagor has not cured the default at the time the tenant provides the notice of termination [NCGS 45-21.16A(b)(2)]. Upon termination of a rental agreement, the tenant is liable for rent due under the rental agreement prorated to the effective date of the termination.
If the trustee is unable to convey title to this property for any reason, the sole remedy of the purchaser is the return of the deposit. Reasons of such inability to convey include, but are not limited to, the filing of a bankruptcy petition prior to the confirmation of the sale and reinstatement of the loan without the knowledge of the trustee. If the validity of the sale is challenged by any party, the trustee, in their sole discretion, if they believe the challenge to have merit, may request the court to declare the sale to be void and return the deposit. The purchaser will have no further remedy.

Trustee Services of Carolina, LLC
Substitute Trustee
Brock & Scott, PLLC
Attorneys for Trustee Services of Carolina, LLC
5431 Oleander Drive Suite 200
Wilmington, NC 28403
PHONE: (910) 392-4988
FAX: (910) 392-8587
File No.: 18-04471-FC01
09/19/2018-09/26/2018#457600

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NOTICE OF
FORECLOSURE SALE
18 SP 91
Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in a certain Deed of Trust made by Virginia B. Belcher and Marvin W. Belcher, (Virginia B. Belcher, deceased) to Trste, Inc., Trustee(s), dated the 19th day of July, 2002, and recorded in Book X-25, Page 894, in Macon County Registry, North Carolina, default having been made in the
payment of the note thereby secured by the said Deed of Trust and the undersigned, Substitute Trustee Services, Inc. having been substituted as Trustee in said Deed of Trust by an instrument duly recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds of Macon County, North Carolina and the holder of the note evidencing said indebtedness having directed that the Deed of Trust be foreclosed, the undersigned Substitute Trustee will offer for sale at the courthouse door in the City of Franklin, Macon County, North Carolina, or the customary location designated for foreclosure sales, at 10:00 AM on October 4, 2018 and will sell to the highest bidder for cash the following real estate situated in the County of Macon, North Carolina, and being more particularly described as follows:
All that parcel of land in City of Franklin, Macon County, State of North Carolina, as more fully described in Deed Book Y-15, Page 70, ID#01-05656, being known and designated as metes and bounds property. Together with improvements located thereon; said property being located at 564 Wildwood Acres Road, Franklin, North Carolina.
By fee simple deed from Charles Webb and Ellavople Y. Webb, husband and wife as set forth in Book Y-15, Page 70 dated 08/24/1984 and recorded 09/11/1984, Macon County Records, State of North Carolina.
Trustee may, in the Trustee's sole discretion, delay the sale for up to one hour as provided in NCGS 45-21.23.
Should the property be purchased by a third party, that party must pay the excise tax, as well as the court costs of Forty-Five Cents ($0.45) per One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) required by NCGS 7A-308(a)(1).
The property to be offered pursuant to this notice of sale is being offered for sale, transfer and conveyance AS IS, WHERE IS. Neither the Trustee nor the holder of the note secured by the deed of trust/security agreement, or both, being foreclosed, nor the officers, directors, attorneys, employees, agents or authorized representative of either the Trustee or the holder of the note make any representation or warranty relating to the title or any physical, environmental, health or safety conditions existing in, on, at or relating to the property being offered for sale, and any and all responsibilities or liabilities arising out of or in any way relating to any such condition expressly are disclaimed. Also, this property is being sold subject to all taxes, special assessments, and prior liens or prior encumbrances of record and any recorded releases. Said property is also being sold subject to applicable Federal and State laws.
A deposit of five percent (5%) of the purchase price, or seven hundred fifty dollars ($750.00), whichever is greater, is required and must be tendered in the form of certified funds at the time of the sale.
If the trustee is unable to convey title to this property for any reason, the sole remedy of the purchaser is the return of the deposit. Reasons of such inability to convey include, but are not limited to, the filing of a bankruptcy petition prior to the confirmation of the sale and reinstatement of the loan without the knowledge of the trustee. If the validity of the sale is challenged by any party, the trustee, in their sole discretion, if they believe the challenge to have merit, may request the court to declare the sale to be void and return the deposit. The purchaser will have no further remedy.
Additional Notice for Residential Property with Less than 15 rental units, including Single-Family Residential Real Property
An order for possession of the property may be issued pursuant to N.C.G.S. 45-21.29 in favor of the purchaser and against the party or parties in possession by the clerk of superior court of the county in which the property is sold.
Any person who occupies the property pursuant to a rental agreement entered into or renewed on or after October 1, 2007, may after receiving the notice of foreclosure sale, terminate the rental agreement by providing written notice of termination to the landlord, to be effective on a date stated in the notice that is at least 10 days but not more than 90 days, after the sale date contained in this notice of sale, provided that the mortgagor has not cured the default at the time the tenant provides the notice of termination. Upon termination of a rental agreement, the tenant is liable for rent due under the rental agreement prorated to the effective date of the termination.
SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE SERVICES, INC. SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE

c/o Hutchens Law Firm
P.O. Box 1028
4317 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, North Carolina 28311 Phone No: (910) 864-3068
https://sales.hutchenslawfirm.com Case No: 1248161 (FC.FAY)
09/19/2018-09/26/2018 #457960

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STATE OF NORTH CAROINA MACON COUNTY
FILE NO. 18-E-313
IN THE GENERAL
COURT OF JUSTICE
SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION
BEFORE THE CLERK
IN THE MATTER OF THE
ANCILLARY ESTATE OF DENNIS CONLEY,
DECEASED
NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Having qualified as Ancillary Executor of the Estate of Dennis Conley (Ancillary Estate File Number 18-E-313), deceased, late of Gloucester County, New Jersey, the undersigned does hereby notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the decedent and/or the estate of said decedent to exhibit them to the undersigned in care of Gilreath Shealy Law, PLLC, 224 6th Avenue East, Hendersonville, NC 28792 on or before December 19, 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons, firms and corporations indebted to said decedent and/or decedents estate will please make immediate payment.
Dated the 19th day of September, 2018.

Kian Conley, Ancillary Executor
of the Ancillary Estate of Dennis Conley, Deceased
Adam L. Shealy, Esq.
Gilreath Shealy Law, PLLC
224 6th Avenue East
Hendersonville, NC 28792
09/19/2018-10/10/2018 #458339

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EXECUTOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the estate of Donna Bills McClure, 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 19th day of December, 2018 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 19th day of September 2018

Bennie Lamar McClure (Executor)
19 Canary Lane
Franklin, NC 28734
09/19/2018-10/10/2018 #458360

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EXECUTOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Ronald L. Balkom a/k/a Ronald Lew Balkom a/k/a Ronnie L. Balkom, deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claim against the estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 19th day of December, 2018, or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 13th day of September, 2018.

Teresa J. Fought, Executor
Attorney for the estate:ORVILLE D. COWARD, JR.COWARD, HICKS & SILER, P.A.
43 West Main Street Franklin, North Carolina 28734
09/19/2018-10/10/2018 #457965

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NOTICE OF
GENERAL ELECTION
MACON COUNTY,
NORTH CAROLINA

A General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 6th, 2018. All registered Voters of Macon County may participate in this Election. The polls will be open 6:30am-7:30pm at all 15 locations. Voters must go to their proper Precinct in order to cast their vote on Election Day. There is NO voting at the Board of Elections Office on Election Day. If you do not know your Polling location, please contact the Board of Elections office and you will be assisted with the information. Lists of polling locations are available on the Macon County Board of Elections webpage.
Absentee by Mail for this Election is available. Absentee by Mail will end October 30, 2018. Registered Voters may request for an Absentee ballot to be mailed to their home to be filled out at their convenience. An Absentee request form is required to be submitted in order to receive an Absentee ballot. Request forms are available on the Macon County Board of Elections Website. Requests must be received by Tuesday, October 30th, 2018. Completed Absentee ballots must be returned to the office by 5:00pm on Election Day.
The Voter registration deadline is Friday, October 12th, 2018 at 5:00pm. Same day registration will also be available at Early Voting locations for those who miss the deadline. With the proper documents, you may register and vote on the same day.
The following contests will appear on the 2018 General Election ballot: US House of Representatives District 11, NC State Senate District 50, NC House of Representatives District 120, District Attorney District 43, NC Supreme Court Associate Justice Seat 1, NC Court of Appeals Judge Seat 1, NC Court of Appeals Judge Seat 2, NC Court of Appeals Judge Seat 3, NC District Court Judge District 30 Seat 1, NC District Court Judge District 30 Seat 2, NC District Court Judge District 30 Seat 3, Macon County Board of Commissioners District 1, Macon County Board of Commissioners District 2, Macon County Clerk of Superior Court, Macon County Register of Deeds, Macon County Sheriff, Macon County Board of Education District 2, Macon County Board of Education District 4, Macon Soil & Water Conservation District Supervisor.
The following Amendments will appear on the ballot: SL2018-96 Hunt and Fish, SL2018-110 Victims Rights, SL2018-117 Ethics and Elections, SL2018-118 Judicial Vacancy, SL2018-119 Maximum Tax Rate, SL2018-128 Require Photo ID. Official explanations of the amendments can be found at ncsbe.gov/Elections/2018-Election-Information or the Board of Elections Office.
Early Voting will begin on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 -Saturday, November 3, 2018. Macon County has 2 Early Voting locations. Voters may cast their ballot at either location:
1. The Board of Elections Office located on floor 1 of the Macon County Courthouse, 5 West Main Street, Room 127B
2.The Highlands Civic Center 600 N. 4th Street, Highlands, NC
The hours for both locations will be Monday-Friday 7:00am-7:00pm. Early Voting will also be available on the last Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 8:00am-1:00pm.
For further information on the Candidates, please contact your local Republican and Democrat Headquarters.
If you have any questions, please contact the Board of Elections Office. 828-349-2034.
Your Vote is your Voice!

Melanie D. Thibault
Director
09/21/2018-10/05/2018 #457376

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STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA UTILITIES COMMISSION RALEIGH

DOCKET NO. G-41, SUB 53 BEFORE THE NORTH CAROLINA UTILITIES COMMISSION

In the Matter of
Application of Toccoa Natural Gas for Annual Review of Gas Costs Pursuant to
N.C.G.S. 62-133.4(c) and Commission Rule R1-17(k)(6)

PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North Carolina Utilities Commission has scheduled a public hearing to conduct an annual review of the cost of natural gas supply, storage and transportation for Toccoa Natural Gas (Toccoa). The public hearing has been scheduled for Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at 10:00 a.m., in Commission Hearing Room 2115, Dobbs Building, 430 North Salisbury Street, Raleigh, North Carolina. The hearing is being held pursuant to the provisions of N.C. Gen. Stat. 62-133.4(c) and Commission Rule R1-17(k)(6) for the purpose of comparing Toccoa's prudently-incurred gas costs with costs recovered from all of the utility's customers served during the test period. Public witness testimony will be received in accordance with Commission Rule R1-21(g).
Toccoa filed testimony relating to the subject matter of this hearing on September 1, 2018. Further information may be obtained from the Office of the Chief Clerk, North Carolina Utilities Commission, 430 North Salisbury Street, Raleigh, North Carolina, where a copy of Toccoa's testimony is available for review by the public. Also, documents can be viewed on the Commission's website at www.ncuc.net.
The Public Staff is authorized by statute to represent consumers in proceedings before the Commission. Correspondence regarding the annual review proceeding and the hearing thereon should be directed to the Public Staff and should include any information which the writer wishes to be considered by the Public Staff in its investigation of the matter. Such statements should be addressed to Mr. Christopher J. Ayers, Executive Director, Public Staff, 4326 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-4300.
The Attorney General is also authorized by statute to represent consumers in proceedings before the Commission. Statements to the Attorney General should be addressed to The Honorable Josh Stein, Attorney General, c/o Consumer Protection Utilities, 9001 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-9001.
Written statements are not evidence unless the writers appear at a public hearing and testify concerning the information contained in their written statements.
Persons desiring to intervene in this proceeding as formal parties should file a petition to intervene pursuant to Commission Rules R1-5 and R1-19 on or before Monday, October 22, 2018. Such petitions should be filed with the Chief Clerk of the North Carolina Utilities Commission, 4325 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-4300. The direct testimony and exhibits of expert witnesses to be presented by intervenors should also be filed with the Commission on or before Monday, October 22, 2018.
ISSUED BY ORDER OF THE COMMISSION.
This the 11th day of September, 2018.

NORTH CAROLINA UTILITIES COMMISSION
Janice H. Fulmore, Deputy Clerk
09/21/2018-09/28/2018 #457587

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Having qualified as the Personal Representative of the Estate of Dorothy M. Guffey, 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 21st day of December 2018, or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 21st day of September 2018.

Joyce Guffey Cook
Personal Representative
82 Easy Street
PO Box 58
Franklin, North Carolina 28734 (28744)

Joseph M. Collins
Collins & Hensley, P.A.
Attorney for the Estate
217 Iotla Street
Franklin, North Carolina 28734
09/21/2018-10/12/2018 #459092

The Franklin Press

Mailing Address:
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Franklin, NC 28744 

Phone: 828-524 2010
Fax: 828-524-8821