Courier Legals 11-23-16

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CASE NO. 2016-CP-39-00897

BY VIRTUE of a decree heretofore granted in the case of Branch Banking and Trust Company Successor by Merger to First Federal Bank against Heath Bolton and Discover Bank by its Servicing Agent Discover Financial Services, LLC, I, the Special Referee for Pickens County, will sell on Monday, December 5, 2016, at 11:00 o’clock a.m., at the Pickens County Courthouse, Pickens, South Carolina, to the highest bidder:

All that certain piece, parcel or lot of land lying and being situate in the State of South Carolina, County of Pickens, being shown and designated as Lot 21, of P. P. McDaniel Subdivision, according to a plat prepared by Robert R. Spearman, Surveyor, dated August 9, 1995, recorded in Plat Book 52 at Page 14, reference to which is hereby craved for a more complete and accurate description.

This being the identical property conveyed unto Heath Bolton by Deed of Leslie W. McWhorter, dated January 4, 2000, and recorded on January 6, 2000 in Deed Book 524 at Page 135 in the Register of Deeds Office for Pickens County, South Carolina.

205 Duke Street

Easley, South Carolina 29640

TMS # 5019-19-50-7328

TERMS OF SALE: The successful bidder, other than the plaintiff, will deposit with the Special Referee for Pickens County at conclusion of the bidding, five percent (5%) of the bid, in cash or equivalent, as evidence of good faith, same to be applied to the purchase price in case of compliance, but to be forfeited and applied first to costs and then to plaintiff’s debt in the case of non-compliance. If the Plaintiff’s representative is not in attendance at the scheduled time of the sale, the sale shall be canceled and the property sold on some subsequent sales day after due advertisement. Should the last and highest bidder fail or refuse to make the required deposit at time of bid or comply with the other terms of the bid within thirty (30) days, the deposit shall be forfeited and the Special Referee for Pickens County may re-sell the property on the same terms and conditions on some subsequent Sales Day (at the risk of the said highest bidder). As a deficiency judgment is being waived, the bidding will not remain open thirty days after the date of sale. Purchaser shall pay for preparation of deed, documentary stamps on the deed, and recording of the deed. The successful bidder will be required to pay interest on the amount of the bid from date of sale to date of compliance with the bid at the rate of 3.50% per annum. The sale shall be subject to assessments, Pickens County taxes, easements, easements and restrictions of record, and other senior encumbrances.


1703 Laurel Street

P. O Box 11682

Columbia, SC 29211

(803) 233-1177

Special Referee for Pickens County

R. Murray Hughes

Edward L. Grimsley

Benjamin E. Grimsley

Attorneys for the Plaintiff

Nov. 16, 23, 30