Legals - Week of September 8, 2016

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
 
LETTERS TESTAMENTARY having been granted on the 8th day of August, 2016, by the Chancery Court of Attala County, Mississippi, to the undersigned, upon the Estate of Opal Frances Williams in Civil Action No. 2016-128, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against said estate to present same to be proved and registered according to law within ninety (90) days from this date or they will be forever barred.
 
This the 11th day of August, 2016.
 
SARAH HENRY AND NEENA GALE MONTZ,
Executrices
 
AMANDA TRAWICK RAINEY
MISSISSIPPI STATE BAR NO. 99694
WITHERSPOON & COMPTON
ATTORNEYS AT LAW
POST OFFICE BOX 845
MERIDIAN, MS  39302-0845
TELEPHONE:  (601) 693-6466
 
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IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF ATTALA COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
 
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF
RAYMOND HILL PEE
 
CIVIL ACTION NO. 2016-216
 
GRACE PEE
PLAINTIFF
 
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
RAYMOND HILL PEE, DECEASED
 
Letters Testamentary upon the Estate of Raymond Hill Pee, Deceased, having been granted to the undersigned by the Chancery Court of Attala County, Mississippi, on the 22nd day of August, 2016, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against the said Estate to present the same to the Clerk of the said Court for probate and registration, according to law, within ninety (90) days from the first publication hereof, or they will forever be barred.  
 
THIS the 22nd day of August, 2016.
 
GRACE PEE
EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF
RAYMOND HILL PEE, DECEASED
 
FRANK H. SHAW, JR. (MSB# 6743)
FRANK SHAW LAW FIRM, PLLC
133 EAST JEFFERSON STREET
KOSCIUSKO, MS  39090
PHONE:  (662) 289-4790
 
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SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE
 
WHEREAS, on November 12, 2010, Quitman L. Bain, III, a married man and Jennifer N. Bain, his wife executed a certain deed of trust to L. Scott Pickle, Trustee for the benefit of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Merchants & Farmers Bank, its successors and assigns which deed of trust is of record in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Attala County, State of Mississippi in Book 932 at Page 561; and
 
WHEREAS, said Deed of Trust was subsequently assigned to JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association by instrument dated April 2, 2015 and recorded in Book 1034 at Page 559 of the aforesaid Chancery Clerk's office; and
 
WHEREAS, JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association has heretofore substituted Shapiro & Massey, LLC as Trustee by instrument dated July 9, 2015 and recorded in the aforesaid Chancery Clerk's Office in Book 1044 at Page 011; and
 
WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said deed of trust and the entire debt secured thereby having been declared to be due and payable in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust, JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, the legal holder of said indebtedness, having requested the undersigned Substituted Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust and for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney's fees, trustee's fees and expense of sale.
 
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Shapiro & Massey, LLC, Substituted Trustee in said deed of trust, will on September 15, 2016 offer for sale at public outcry and sell within legal hours (being between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.), at the South Door of the County Courthouse of Attala County, located at Kosciusko, Mississippi, to the highest and best bidder for cash the following described property situated in Attala County, State of Mississippi, to-wit: 
 
Beginning at the NW corner of Lot 21 Hughes West South Street Addition to the City of Kosciusko as per map and plat of said subdivision now on file in the Chancery Clerk's Office of Attala County, Mississippi, and from said point run East along said street 20 feet to a point; thence South 150 feet to a point, which said point marks the beginning point of this description. From this point of beginning run South along the Western boundary line of street a distance of 150 feet; thence West 475 feet; thence North 150 feet; thence East 455 feet to the point of beginning. This lot or parcel of land is located in the NW 1/4 of the NE 1/4 of Section 29, Township 14 North, Range 7 East, Attala County, Mississippi.
 
I WILL CONVEY only such title as vested in me as Substituted Trustee.
 
WITNESS MY SIGNATURE on this 12th day of August, 2016.
 
Shapiro & Massey, LLC
SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE
Shapiro & Massey, LLC
1080 River Oaks Drive
Suite B-202
Flowood, MS 39232
(601) 981-9299
 
605 Taylor Street
Kosciusko, MS 39090
15-012819AH
Publication Dates: 
August 25, 2016 and 
September 1 and 8, 2016
 
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SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE
 
WHEREAS, on August 4, 2003, Wesley David Rule and Sherri Fay Rule, executed a certain deed of trust to Debera Bridges, Trustee for the benefit of Citicorp Trust Bank, FSB which deed of trust is of record in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Attala County, State of Mississippi in Book 744 at Page 346; and
 
WHEREAS, said Deed of Trust was subsequently assigned to Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB, as trustee for Stanwich Mortgage Loan Trust A by instrument dated May 17, 2016 and recorded in Book 1060 at Page 567 of the aforesaid Chancery Clerk's office; and
 
WHEREAS, Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB, as trustee for Stanwich Mortgage Loan Trust A has heretofore substituted Shapiro & Massey, LLC as Trustee by instrument dated July 26, 2016 and recorded in the aforesaid Chancery Clerk's Office in Book 1066 at Page 351; and
 
WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said deed of trust and the entire debt secured thereby having been declared to be due and payable in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust, Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB, as trustee for Stanwich Mortgage Loan Trust A, the legal holder of said indebtedness, having requested the undersigned Substituted Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust and for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney's fees, trustee's fees and expense of sale.
 
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Shapiro & Massey, LLC, Substituted Trustee in said deed of trust, will on September 15, 2016 offer for sale at public outcry and sell within legal hours (being between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.), at the South Door of the County Courthouse of Attala County, located at Kosciusko, Mississippi, to the highest and best bidder for cash the following described property situated in Attala County, State of Mississippi, to-wit: 
 
The following described property together with all improvements, hereditaments, and appurtenances located thereon and thereto belonging, located and situated in Attala County, Mississippi, to-wit:
 
Beginning at the intersection of the East Boundary of said Hill Public Road and the South Boundary of the SW 1/2 of the SE 1/2 of Section 1, Township 15 North, Range 6 East. From said Point of Beginning, run thence in a Northeasterly direction along the Southeastern right-of-way boundary of the Sand Hill Public Road to a point on the East Side of a private road or drive, run thence Southeasterly along the East side of a private road and the extension there-of to the South Boundary of the SW 1/2 of the SE 1/2 of Section 1, Township 15 North, Range 6 East. Run thence West along said South Boundary of Section 1 to the Point of Beginning. Said tract or parcel of land is located and situated in the SW 1/4 of the SE 1/4 of Section 1, Township 15 North, Range 6 East, and contains Three (3) acres, more or less.
 
By fee simple deed from Thadious J. Rule and wife, Ernestine C. Rule as set forth in Book 593, Page 217 dated 02/18/1999 and recorded 02/19/1999, Attala County Records, State of Mississippi.
 
I WILL CONVEY only such title as vested in me as Substituted Trustee.
 
WITNESS MY SIGNATURE on this 17th day of August, 2016.
 
 
Shapiro & Massey, LLC
SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE
 
Shapiro & Massey, LLC
1080 River Oaks Drive, Suite B-202
Flowood, MS 39232
(601) 981-9299
 
4362 Attala Road 3231
West, MS 39192
16-016635BE
Publication Dates: 
August 25, September 1 
and 8, 2016
 
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INDEXING INSTRUCTIONS:
Section 35, Township 14 North, Range 5 East, and being part of Lot No. 92 of the W. E. Holmes Map and Plat of the Town of Sallis, Attala County, Mississippi.
0.02 acres at the SE corner of Lot # 88 of the W. E. Holmes Map and Plat of Sallis, Attala County, Mississippi.
 
SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE
      WHEREAS, on June 16, 2014, Michael Mabry and Kasey J. Mabry, Husband and Wife, executed a Deed of Trust to Marshall H. Smith, Jr., Trustee for the use and benefit of Holmes County Bank & Trust Company, which said Deed of Trust is on file and of record in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Attala County, Mississippi, in Deed of Trust Book 1016 at Page 282 thereof; and
      WHEREAS, the legal holder of the said Deed of Trust and the note secured thereby, substituted John M. Gilmore, as Trustee therein, as authorized by the terms thereof, by instrument recorded in the office of the aforesaid Chancery Clerk in Trust Deed Book 1064 at Page 473 thereof; and
      WHEREAS, default having been made in the performance of the conditions and stipulations as set forth by said Deed of Trust, and having been requested by the legal holder of the indebtedness secured and described by said Deed of Trust so to do, notice is hereby given that I, John M. Gilmore, Substitute Trustee, by virtue of the authority conferred upon me in said Deed of Trust, will offer for sale and will sell at public sale and outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash, during the legal hours (between the hours of 11 o’clock a.m. and 4 o’clock p.m.) at the North door of the Attala County Courthouse, Kosciusko, Mississippi, on the 23rd day of September, 2016, at 11:05 A.M., the following described land and property being the same land and property described in said Deed of Trust, situated in the Town of Sallis, Attala County, State of Mississippi, to‑wit:
      TRACT I:
Commence at the Northwest corner of property now owned by George Miller and formerly known as the F. D. Brown Lot and on the South side of the Kosciusko and Sallis Public Road, also known as Mississippi State Highway No. 429; and run West up the said Kosciusko and Sallis Public Road a distance of 356 feet to the property now owned by W. E. Edwards and to a point 20 feet East of what was formerly known as the M. L. Allen Lot; run thence South along the Eastern boundary of the property of W. E. Edwards a distance of 180 feet to a point 20 feet East of the Southeast corner of what was formerly known as the M. L. Allen Lot; run thence East 356 feet to the property of George Miller, formerly known as the F. D. Brown Lot; run thence North 200 feet to the starting point; said lot of land hereby conveyed being located in Section 35, Township 14 North, Range 5 East, and being part of Lot No. 92 of the W. E. Holmes Map and Plat of the Town of Sallis, which is on file in the office of the Chancery Clerk of said Attala County, Mississippi.  Less part East of ditch sold to Lutheran Church.  The lots mentioned herein are the lots as they existed on June 6, 1958, and this is the same property as conveyed to Lena Porter in Land Deed Book 184, Page 219 thereof, reference to which is hereby specially made.
 
TRACT II:
Beginning at the SE corner of Lot # 88 of the W. E. Holmes Map and Plat of Sallis, Mississippi, dated 3-31-1931, thence run North 2 degrees 34 feet West 213 feet to a point on the Southerly R.O.W. of Lloyd Street, thence run South 89 degrees 19 feet West 5.0 feet to a point, thence run South 2 degrees 34 feet East 213 feet to a point, thence run East 5.0 feet to the Point of Beginning.  This lot or parcel of land is located in Lot # 88 according to the above described Map and Plat prepared by W. E. Holmes of the Town of Sallis, Mississippi, which Map is on file in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Attala County, Mississippi.  This strip of land contains a total of 0.02 acres, more or less.
 
     Title to the above described property is believed to be good, but I will convey only such title as is vested in me as Substitute Trustee.
WITNESS MY SIGNATURE, on this the 26th day of August, 2016.
 
/s/ John M. Gilmore            
JOHN M. GILMORE, 
Substituted Trustee
 
Publish: 
09/01; 
09/08; 
09/15 
and 
09/22/2016
 
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PUBLIC NOTICE
OF INVITATION TO BID ON
HUNTING AND FISHING LEASE
ON SIXTEENTH SECTION LANDS
To all persons interested in the following described forest lands in Attala County, Mississippi to wit:
Section16-14N-8E
The SW/4 less 13 acres of the section; W/2 of the SE/4; SW/4 of the NE/4; Pt of the NW/4 of the NE/4 less 2.17 acres for a total of 304 acres more or less
 
You are hereby notified that sealed bids to lease the hunting and fishing rights on the above described forest land may be filed in the Attala County Courthouse with the Superintendent of Education, Kosciusko, Mississippi on or before 2:00 p.m. on October 3, 2016 .  The sealed bids must include 10% of the amount bid.  This amount will be refunded if not the highest bid.  The sealed bids submitted will be opened at 5:30 pm at the Attala County regular school board meeting on October 3, 2016  The minimum bid shall be $6.00 per acre, with a minimum lease of three years. The Board reserves the right to reject any and all bids, but if any bid is accepted, the Board will award said hunting and fishing lease to the highest bidder.  All recording cost and advertising cost will be charged to the lessee.
 
Attala County Board of Education
Bryan Weaver, Superintendent
 
Publish 2 times
September 8
September 15
 
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PUBLIC NOTICE
OF INVITATION TO BID ON
HUNTING AND FISHING LEASE
ON SIXTEENTH SECTION LANDS
To all persons interested in the following described forest lands in Attala County, Mississippi to wit:
Section16-13N-5E
Pt. of the NW/4 of the NW/4 less and except the highway running through said lands, containing 37 acres more or less and being part of parcel # 05 on tax map 018-05
 
You are hereby notified that sealed bids to lease the hunting and fishing rights on the above described forest land may be filed in the Attala County Courthouse with the Superintendent of Education, Kosciusko, Mississippi on or before 2:00 p.m. on October 3, 2016 .  The sealed bids must include 10% of the amount bid.  This amount will be refunded if not the highest bid.  The sealed bids submitted will be opened at 5:30 pm at the Attala County regular school board meeting on October 3, 2016  The minimum bid shall be $6.00 per acre, with a minimum lease of three years. The Board reserves the right to reject any and all bids, but if any bid is accepted, the Board will award said hunting and fishing lease to the highest bidder.  All recording cost and advertising cost will be charged to the lessee.
 
Attala County Board of Education
Bryan Weaver, Superintendent
 
Publish 2 times
September 8
September 15
 
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RESOLUTION FIXING AD VALOREM TAX LEVY ON REAL AND PERSONAL PROPERTY FOR TAXES FOR THE CITY OF KOSCIUSKO FOR THE YEAR, 2016
 
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE MAYOR AND BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY
OF KOSCIUSKO:
SECTION 1.    For the fiscal year beginning October 1, 2016, there shall be and there is hereby levied on all taxable property, real and personal, within the corporate limits of the City of Kosciusko for ad valorem taxes for municipal purposes the following levy to be collected upon each dollar of assessed value as shown upon the real and personal ad valorem assessment rolls of said City of Kosciusko as to such property within the city limits, to-wit:
 
For general purposes and for general improvements:
Twenty-One and 13/100ths (21.13) mills.
 
For Library:
Three and No/100ths (3.00) mills.
 
For Solid Waste:
Three and No/100ths (3.00) mills.
 
For Debt Service:
Five and 12/100ths (5.12) mills.
 
Total for said municipal purposes:
Thirty-Two and 25/100ths (32.25) mills.
 
Section 2. That the Tax Collector of Attala County, Mississippi, be and hereby is 
authorized and directed to collect said taxes for the City of Kosciusko, Mississippi.
 
Section 3. The clerk of this board be and he is hereby ordered to have this resolution printed and have a copy of this resolution published in its entirety in The Star Herald, a newspaper published in this municipality, within ten days after this date, and to certify a copy of this resolution to the Tax Collector of Attala County, to the State Tax Commission, and to the State Auditor, as required by Section 21-33-47, Mississippi State Code of 1972, Annotated.
 
Section 4. This resolution shall be in full force and effect after its passage.
RESOLVED AND ADOPTED this the 30th day of August, 2016.
 
Jimmy Cockroft
MAYOR
 
ATTEST:
Hart Pettit                                                       
CITY CLERK
 
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RESOLUTION FIXING AD VALOREM TAX LEVY ON REAL AND PERSONAL PROPERTY FOR TAXES FOR THE KOSCIUSKO SCHOOL DISTRICT FOR THE YEAR, 2016
 
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE MAYOR AND BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY
OF KOSCIUSKO:
SECTION 1.    For the fiscal year beginning October 1, 2016, there shall be and there is hereby levied on all taxable property, real and personal, within the Kosciusko School District, composed of the City of Kosciusko, Mississippi, together with added territory outside the corporate limits thereof,  for ad valorem taxes for school purposes, such levies having been requested by resolution adopted by the Board of Trustees of said school district,  the following levy to be collected upon each dollar of assessed value as shown upon the real and personal ad valorem assessment rolls of said Kosciusko School District, to-wit:
For District Maintenance Fund:
Fifty-One and 45/100ths (51.45) mills.
Section 37-57-35 of the MS Code of 1972, Recompiled.
 
For Debt Service Fund:
Two and 58/100ths (2.58) mills.
Section 37-59-101 of the MS Code of 1972, Recompiled.
 
Total for school purposes:
Fifty-Four and 3/100ths (54.03) mills.
 
Section 2. That the Tax Collector of Attala County, Mississippi, be and hereby is 
authorized and directed to collect said taxes for the City of Kosciusko, Mississippi and the Kosciusko School District.
 
Section 3. The clerk of this board be and he is hereby ordered to have this resolution printed and have a copy of this resolution published in its entirety in The Star Herald, a newspaper published in this municipality, within ten days after this date, and to certify a copy of this resolution to the Tax Collector of Attala County, to the State Tax Commission, and to the State Auditor, as required by Section 21-33-47, Mississippi State Code of 1972, Annotated.
 
Section 4. This resolution shall be in full force and effect after its passage.
RESOLVED AND ADOPTED this the 30th day of August, 2016. 
 
Jimmy Cockroft
MAYOR
ATTEST:
 
Hart Pettit
CITY CLERK
 
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