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CREDITORS NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the estate of Johannes Cornellis Boertjens Jr., deceased, late of Macon County, State of North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the estate of said Johannes Cornellis Boertjens Jr., deceased, to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 30th day of July, 2019, or this Notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 1st day of May 2019.

Carl R. Boertjens, Executor Gregory F. Boyer, Attorney for the Estate
673 Siler Road, STE 3,
Franklin, NC 28734
GREGORY F. BOYER ATTORNEY AT LAW
673 Siler Road, STE 3,
Franklin, NC 28734
828) 369-0005
05/01/2019-05/22/2019#504961

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CREDITOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Personal Representative of the Estate of Karen M. Venza, 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 1st day of August 2019, or this notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 1st day of May 2019.

Joseph J. Venza
Personal Representative
Karen L. Kenney
Attorney for the Estate
673 Siler Rd, Suite 4
Franklin, NC 28734-2370
05/01/2019-05/22/2019#504501

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ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Administrator of the estate of Lamar Patterson Pinckard, 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 1st day of August, 2019 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 1sth day of May, 2019.

Dinah Mashburn (Administrator)
299 Hurst Circle
Franklin, NC 28734
05/01/2019-05/22/2019#504947

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State of North Carolina
County of Macon
In the General Court of Justice
Superior Court Division
Before The Clerk
File#19E150
In The Matter of The Estate of Lillian Labovitz

Notice To Creditors and Debtors

Susan Lipton having qualified as Executrix of the will and estate of Lillian Labovitz, deceased, late of Macon County, North Carolina, gives notice to all persons, firms, and corporations having claims against the estate to present such on or before the 1st day of August, 2019, or this notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to the estate will please make immediate payment.

Susan Lipton, Executrix
193 Songbird Lane
Sylva, NC 28779
05/01/2019-05/22/2019#504216

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ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Administrator of the estate of Vivian Anne Robbins, 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 1st day of Aug, 2019 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 1st day of May, 2019.

Delores Schettini (Administrator)
224 Hemlock Court
Sevierville, TN 37862
05/01/2019-05/22/2019#504956

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CREDITOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Personal Representative of the Estate of Alan Jon Popper, 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 6th day of August, 2019, or this Notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 3rd day of May, 2019.

Neil Popper
Personal Representative
c/o Russell R. Bowling
Attorney at Law
77 West Main Street
Franklin, NC 28734
05/03/2019-05/24/2019#505731

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ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Administrator of the estate of Ellard Carl Bolick , 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 8th day of August, 2019 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 8th day of May 2019.

Marty Jay Bolick
(Administrator CTA)
37 E. Whitman Street
Toccoa, Ga. 30577
05/08/2019-05/29/2019#506198

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Having qualified as the Personal Representative of the Estate of Robert Dale Litten, 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 August 2019, or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 8th day of May 2019.

Joe Carroll Litten
Personal Representative

Joseph M. Collins
Resident Process Agent
Collins & Hensley, P.A.
217 Iotla Street
Franklin, North Carolina 28734
05/08/2019-05/29/2019#506153

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CREDITOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Personal Representative of the Estate of Wayne L. Klimas, 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 8th day of August 2019, or this notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 8th day of May 2019.

Karen Scinta
Personal Representative
Karen L. Kenney
Attorney for the Estate
673 Siler Rd, Suite 4
Franklin, NC 28734-2370
05/08/2019-05/29/2019#506037

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EXECUTOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the estate of Bonita Marie Bruce, 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 10th day of August 2019 or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said Estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 10th day of May, 2019.

Kelly Alexander Bruce (Executor)
15 Bonita Rd.
Highlands, NC 28741
05/10/2019-05/31/2019#506841

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State of North Carolina
County of Macon
In The General Court of Justice
Superior Court Division
Before the Clerk
File #19E21
In The Matter of The Estate of
Michael Scott Knibbs,
A/K/A Michael Laverne Knibbs,
A/K/A Scott Michael Knibbs,

Notice To Creditors and Debtors

Melissa B. Knibbs having qualified as Administrator CTA of the estate of the above-named decedent, late of Macon County, North Carolina, gives notice to all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the estate to present such on or before the 10th day of August, 2019, or this notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to the estate will please make immediate payment.

Melissa B. Knibbs
102 Lloyd Tallent Rd.
Franklin, NC 28734
(828)421-3428
05/10/2019-05/31/2019#506881

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NORTH CAROLINA
MACON COUNTY

Special Proceedings
No. 19 SP 44
Substitute Trustee:
Philip A. Glass

NOTICE OF
FORECLOSURE SALE

Date of Sale: May 28, 2019
Time of Sale: 10:00 a.m.
Place of Sale: Macon County Courthouse
Description of Property: See Attached Description
Record Owners:
William L. Stanfield
Address of Property:
2233 River Road
Franklin, NC 28734

Deed of Trust:
Book : L-32 Page: 296
Dated: July 9, 2008
Grantors: William L. Stanfield
Original Beneficiary: State Employees' Credit Union
CONDITIONS OF SALE: Should the property be purchased by a third party, that person must pay the tax of Forty-five Cents (45 ) per One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) required by N.C.G.S. 7A-308(a)(1).
Exhibit A
Being the same lands, easements, privileges and appurtenances described in and conveyed by the deed from Harlie Stanfield and wife, to William L. Stanfield and wife, Ruth Annette Stanfield, dated 5 September, 1969, recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds for Macon County, North Carolina, in Book O-8, page 63, to which deed as so recorded reference is hereby had for a more complete description of the property hereby covneyed.
PIN: 7513335845
Property Address: 2233 River Rd. Franklin, NC 28734
This sale is made subject to all unpaid taxes and superior liens or encumbrances of record and assessments, if any, against the said property, and any recorded leases. This sale is also subject to any applicable county land transfer tax, and the successful third party bidder shall be required to make payment for any such county land transfer tax.
A cash deposit of 5% of the purchase price will be required at the time of the sale. 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 Substitute 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 purchase price so bid at that time, he shall remain liable on his bid as provided for in North Carolina General Statutes Section 45-21.30 (d) and (e). This sale will be held open ten (10) days for upset bids as required by law.
Residential real 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 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 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 not 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. 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.
Dated: 4/30/19
Philip A. Glass, Substitute Trustee
Nodell, Glass & Haskell, L.L.P.
Posted on 4/30/19
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PUBLIC NOTICE

The recommended Macon County budget for Fiscal Year 2019-2020 was submitted to the Macon County Board of Commissioners on May 14, 2019, and a copy is now available for public inspection at the receptionist desk at the Macon County Courthouse Annex Building in Franklin, N.C. Copies will also be on file at the Hudson Library in Highlands, the Macon County Public Library in Franklin and the Nantahala Library at 128 Nantahala School Road. The recommended budget, along with the county managers budget message, can be accessed on the Countys web site at www.maconnc.org.
The Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on the recommended budget on June 11, 2019, at 6 p.m. in the Commission Boardroom on the third floor of the Macon County Courthouse, 5 West Main Street, Franklin, NC.

Derek C. Roland,
County Manager
Ex Officio Clerk to the Board
05/22/2019 #509103

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CREDITOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Personal Representative of the Estate of F. Morris Davis, deceased, late of Spaulding County, Georgia, this is to notify all persons having claims against the said deceased, to exhibit them to the undersigned on or before the 22nd day of August 2019, or this notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 22nd day of May 2019.

Lynne Cobb
Personal Representative
Karen L. Kenney
Attorney for the Estate
673 Siler Rd, Suite 4
Franklin, NC 28734-2370
05/22/2019-06/12/2019 #509245

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ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Administrator of the estate of Timothy Brian McGuire, 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 22nd day of August, 2019 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 May, 2019.

Michael McGuire (Administrator)
20900 Lagoona Drive
Cornelius, NC 28031
05/22/2019-06/12/2019#509804

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NOTICE OF
FORECLOSURE SALE
19 SP 57

Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in a certain Deed of Trust made by Laurie A. Carlisle and Bradley R. Carlisle (PRESENT RECORD OWNER(S): Laurie A. Carlisle) to Jim Day, Trustee(s), dated the 6th day of June, 2017, and recorded in Book CRP Z-37, Page 589, 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 June 6, 2019 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:
BEING LOT NUMBER ONE (1) AND TWO (2) OF CASTLEBERRY VIEW SUBDIVISION, as shown on that plat by survey recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds for Macon County, North Carolina, on Plat Card #3642, to which said plat and record reference is hereby made.
Beginning at an existing iron pipe on the southeast corner of property owned by Charles E. Wicker, now or formerly, in Deed Book R-28, Pages 1555, Macon County Registry, and runs thence N 01 deg. 11' 45" W 208.57 feet to an existing iron rod; runs thence N 01 deg. 11' 45" W. 13.12 feet to a point; runs thence along the boundary of property owned by Wayne & Mary Sheffield, now or formerly, in Deed Book E-25 Page 894, Plat Card #3642, N 58 deg. 43' 58" E 151.76 feet to an existing iron pipe; runs thence N 52 deg. 40' 19" E 137.62 feet to a point; runs thence S 84 deg. 42' 40" E 36.80 feet to a point in the middle of an existing 20 foot private access road and utility right of way; runs thence N 42 deg. 06' 01" W 14.67 feet; runs thence N 50 deg. 59' 46" E 10.01 feet to an existing axle; runs thence along the boundary line of property owned by Ralph D. Capan, now or formerly, in Deed Book U-23, Page 1437, S 42 deg. 06' 05" E 153.58 feet to an existing iron pipe; runs thence S 52 deg. 40' 30" W 10.03 feet to a point in the centerline of the right of way referenced above; runs thence S 52 deg. 40' 30" W 10.03 feet to a point; runs thence S 52 deg. 40' 30" W 187.39 feet to an existing concrete monument; runs thence S 52 deg. 40' 30" W 34.26 feet to an iron rod set; runs thence S 52 deg. 40' 30" W 226.18 feet to the Point of Beginning, containing 1.52 acres, more or less, as depicted on the unrecorded survey by Sprinkle Surveying, P.A. dated October 9, 2007, under drawing #5245. Together with improvements located thereon; said property being located at 76 Castleberry View, Franklin, North Carolina.
THIS CONVEYANCE IS FURTHER MADE TOGETHER WITH AND SUBJECT TO the right to use in common with the grantors herein, their heirs and assigns, and all others who now have or may hereafter acquire the right to use the same, the roads within the said Castleberry View Subdivision as shown on the plat by survey recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds for Macon County, North Carolina, on Plat Card #3642, together with their continuation to the state road.
THIS CONVEYANCE IS FURTHER MADE TOGETHER WITH A one-eighth (1/8) interest in and to the well and water system located near the northwest corner of Lot #7 of Castleberry View as shown on the plat by survey referred to hereinabove, together with the right to obtain one-eighth (1/8) of the water therefrom for domestic purposes. Further together with an easement of ingress, regress, and egress upon the said Lot #7 and within the road right of way easement as shown on the said recorded plat for purposes of laying, constructing, maintaining and repair of an underground water line from said well and water system to the property described hereinabove. Further subject to the rights of the grantors herein, their heirs and assigns, to the remaining seven-eights (7/8) intersect in said well and water system; it being the intention of the grantors herein that said well and water system shall and will be shared equally by all eight (8) lots as shown on the plat by survey referred to hereinabove.
THIS CONVEYANCE IS FURTHER MADE SUBJECT TO all existing road and utility easements of record.
SUBJECT TO the restrictive covenants, conditions, and easements, which shall run with the above described lands as described in the Deed recorded in Book F-32, Page 1985, Macon County Public Registry.
Macon County Tax PIN 6578-64-4468
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: 1270960 (FC.FAY)
05/22/2019-05/29/2019#509802

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EXECUTOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Executor of the estate of Margaret Tallent Queen , 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 22nd day of August, 2019 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 May, 2019.

Donna Q. Mathis (Executor)
61 Willow Cove Rd.
Franklin, NC 28734
05/22/2019-06/12/2019#509816

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

A public hearing will be held by the Franklin Town Council of Franklin, North Carolina at 6:05 p.m. or as soon as possible thereafter on Monday June 3, 2019 in the Town Hall boardroom. The purpose of the said hearing is to allow any person(s) to speak about the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year Proposed Budget for the Town of Franklin.
The proposed budget has been submitted to the Franklin Town Council, and is available for inspection and review in the office of the Town Clerk located at Town Hall; 95 East Main Street, Franklin, North Carolina, 28734.

Town of FranklinTravis Tallent Clerk
05/24/2019-05/29/2019 #510793

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PUBLIC NOTICE
Beginning May 23, 2019, the proposed budget of Vaya Health LME/MCO for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, will be available for public inspection in the office of the Clerk to the Board at 200 Ridgefield Court, Suite 206, Asheville, NC, and may be viewed online at http://vayahealth.com/. The governing Board will hold a public hearing on the budget at 4:30 p.m. on June 27, 2019, at 200 Ridgefield Court, Suite 206, Asheville, NC, at which time any persons who wish to be heard on the budget may appear.
05/24/2019 #510466

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North Carolina
Macon County
In the General Court of Justice
Superior Court Division
Before the Clerk
File No.: 19-SP-47

In the Matter of the Foreclosure
of the Deed of Trust of
Chelsey B. Mills
Mortgagor-Grantor,
to
Windy H. Rose, Substitute Trustee And
United States of America, acting throughthe Rural Housing Service, United States Department of Agriculture,
Noteholder.
As recorded in Deed Book R-33, Page 1649
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE UNDER DEED OF TRUST
Under the virtue of an order of the Clerk of Superior Court of Macon County, entered in this action authorizing the undersigned to proceed with the foreclosure of the above-referenced Deed of Trust, the undersigned Substitute Trustee will offer for sale at public auction to the highest bidder for cash at 11:00 a.m. on June 6, 2019 in Macon County, North Carolina, the following described property:
BEING the same lands, easements, privileges and appurtenances as described in and conveyed by the deed dated May 5, 2010, from James P. Moffitt, unmarried, to Chelsey B. Mills, recorded in Book R-33 at Pages 1647-1648, Macon County Public Registry, to which reference is hereby made for a full and complete description.
The above-described will be sold subject to ALL UNPAID TAXES, including unpaid county and city ad valorem taxes, including those for the year 2019, and also city assessments, if any. The buyer of the property shall be responsible for all taxes upon transfer, including excise tax and land transfer tax.
The record owner of the property as reflected on the records of the Register of Deeds office not more than ten (10) days prior to posting of this notice is Chelsey B. Mills.
The highest bidder at the sale will be required to make a cash deposit of $750.00 or five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid when knocked down to him, whichever is greater, and the balance upon confirmation of the sale.
The sale will be reported to the court and will remain open for advance or upset bids for a period of ten (10) days. If no advance or upset bids are filed with the Clerk of Superior Court, the sale will be confirmed.
This the 15th day of May, 2019.
Windy H. RoseAttorney at LawState Bar No.: 28084P.O. Box 54Columbia, NC 27925(252) 796-4600
05/24/2019-05/31/2019#509649

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CREDITOR'S NOTICE

Having qualified as Personal Representative of the Estate of William T. Doerr, Jr., deceased, late of Forsyth County, Georgia, and owning property in 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 8th day of August 2019, or this notice will be pled in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said estate will please make immediate settlement.
This the 20th day of May 2019.

Larry L. Ruff, Personal Representative
Jeff Gillette
Attorney for the Estate
133 East Palmer St., Suite 101
Franklin, NC 28734
05/24/2019-06/14/2019#510468

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