Courier Legals 6-20-18


Wills of the following decedents have been delivered to me and filed.

No proceedings for the probate of said Wills have begun.

Danny Lee Wilson filed Sept. 1, 2017

Charles Edward Holliday, Sr. filed Sept. 5, 2017

Ruth Virginia Brown filed Sept. 13, 2017

Doyle Holbert Davis filed Sept. 14, 2017

Martha Ann Smith Stancil filed Sept. 14, 2017

Willie Mae Aiken Cooper filed Sept. 18, 2017

Billie Preston Dodgens filed Sept. 19, 2017

Barbara Jean Sanders filed Sept. 20, 2017

Walter Elliott Berry filed Sept. 21, 2017

Sarah Elizabeth Duncan filed Sept. 21, 2017

Barbara Hatfield Fondry filed Sept. 25, 2017

James Wallace Foster, Jr. filed Sept. 26, 2017

Clyde Lewis Holcombe, Jr. filed Sept. 28, 2017

Bernice Cassell Wood filed Oct. 5, 2017

Julian Clark Stroschine filed Oct. 6, 2017

Carolyn Sue Bradley Sheppard filed Oct. 9, 2017

Linda Sudduth Simmons filed Oct. 11, 2017

Ermiena Marcella Pearson Miles filed Oct. 19, 2017

James Fred Barrett filed Oct. 19, 2017

Edith Cisson Evans filed Oct. 20, 2017

Roxie Ellen Melton filed Oct. 26, 2017

Charlie Robert Bradley filed Nov. 1, 2017

Bobby Q. Roland filed Nov. 3, 2017

Ann Marjorie Wood Lang filed Nov. 6, 2017

William Milliken Hagood, III filed Nov. 7, 2017

Emily Marie Gawel filed Nov. 15, 2017

Darlene Elizabeth Osborne Petit filed Nov. 20, 2017

Jacque Loretta Brown Obrien filed Nov. 21, 2017

Irma Lee Owens filed Nov. 28, 2017

Ray Fletcher Nix filed Nov. 29, 2017

Joan Carolyn Cannon Turner filed Nov. 29, 2017

Frances Elizabeth

McAdams Durham filed Dec. 5, 2017

Nellie Sue Smith Boggs filed Dec. 6, 2017

Harles Harden Carter, Jr. filed Dec. 8, 2017

Mitchell Lawrence King filed Dec. 8, 2017

Clifton Holmes Mudge filed Dec. 15, 2017

Walter Floyd Collins filed Dec. 18, 2017

Rena Mae Flasch Catron filed Dec. 27, 2017

Wayne Frank Gastley filed Dec. 27, 2017

Robert Paul Pelligrino filed Dec. 29, 2017

Olen Talmadge Hamlin filed Jan. 4, 2018

Mark Cooper Malmgren filed Jan. 10, 2018

Arthur Ulysses Connolly filed Jan. 11, 2018

Wanda Sue McCall Willis filed Jan. 12, 2018

Ruth Marie Gerhardt Weaver filed Jan. 16, 2018

Mina Lee Davenport filed Jan. 16, 2018

George Merritt Polk, Jr. filed Jan. 16, 2018

Bertha Gertrude Edgington filed Jan. 22, 2018

Richard Timothy Cobb filed Jan. 29, 2018

Frances Willard

Stephenson Snipes filed Feb. 1, 2018

Aaron Donald Knecht, Sr. filed Feb. 5, 2018

Marie Willbanks Rich filed Feb. 5, 2018

James William Stewart filed Feb. 7, 2018

Ezekiel Nathaniel Plummer filed Feb. 8, 2018

Carol Ann Huneycutt Riggins filed Feb. 9, 2018

Dorothy Beatrice Dillard filed Feb. 9, 2018

James William King filed Feb. 15, 2018

Jack Reginald Leonard filed Feb. 15, 2018

Gladys Miriam Rapine Newcom filed Feb. 16, 2018

Marianne Katharina Vits filed Feb. 21, 2018

William Fernando Champlin filed Feb. 22, 2018

Levenia Finley McCombs filed Feb. 26, 2018

Russell Milton Dalton filed Feb. 26, 2018

Marilyn Wynn Wells filed Feb. 27, 2018

Robert Royce Cooper filed Feb. 27, 2018

Imogene Issaqueena

Nations Moore filed Feb. 27, 2018

Hovey B. Singleton, Jr. filed Feb. 28, 2018




June 6, 13, 20






C.H. FEMALE DOB 7-3-12 CASE #18JV00410

D.H. MALE DOB 4-30-11 CASE# 18JV00411

K.H. MALE DOB 9-24-15 CASE# 18JV00409

C.T. FEMALE DOB 2-28-07 CASE# 18JV00412

B.T. FEMALE DOB 7-27-05 CASE#18JV00413

D.T. FEMALE DOB 9-25-03 CASE# 18JV00414

Children Under 18 Years of Age

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, DAVID TROMP, TERRY BYERS, NICHOLAS THORNTON, GREGORY HUNSINGER, AND, ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN FATHERS, and/or persons claiming to have a parental interest in the minor children named above. The mother of the children is Crystal Ayers.

YOU ARE NOTIFIED that a petition for termination of parental rights has been filed in regard to said children in the Juvenile Court of Paulding County, Georgia and that by reason of an Order for service by publication entered by the court on the 23rd day of May, 2018.

YOU ARE HEREBY COMMANDED AND REQUIRED to appear before the Juvenile Court of Paulding County, Georgia, in Dallas, Georgia, on the 26th day of July, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. The hearing is for the purpose of determining whether parental rights should be terminated. The result of such hearing could be permanent loss of any and all rights to the children. A copy of the petition for termination of parental rights may be obtained from the Clerk of the Paulding County Juvenile Court, which is located at 280 Constitution Boulevard, Dallas, Georgia 30132, during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., exclusive of holidays. A free copy shall be available to you. Upon request the copy will be mailed to you. The children are in the temporary legal custody of the Paulding County Division of Family and Children Services.

The general nature of the allegations is that the children are dependent, the dependency is likely to continue and that it is in the children’s best interest that parental rights be terminated.

YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that while responsive pleadings are not mandatory, they are permissible and you are encouraged to file with the Clerk of this Court and serve upon Petitioner’s attorney, Gayle Abramson, 110 Evans Mill Drive, Suite 402, Dallas, Georgia 30157, an answer or other responsive pleading within sixty (60) days of the date of the order for service by publication.

You are further notified that all concerned parties are informed that they are entitled to have an attorney represent them, and if a party is entitled to counsel during the proceedings, the Court will appoint counsel, if the party applies for and is determined to qualify for Court appointed counsel.

WITNESS THE HONORABLE Sandra W. Miller, Judge of said Court.

This 23rd day of May, 2018.


Juvenile Court of Paulding County

May 30, June 6, 13, 20







C.A. No.: 2018-DR-39-442

South Carolina Department of Social Services Plaintiff, vs. Tasha McAlister, Samuel McAlister Defendants.

In the Interest of:

Minor child, Female, born in 2002

Minor child, Female, born in 2003

Minors Under the Age of 18 TO: DEFENDANT SAMUEL MCALISTER:

YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to answer the Complaint for Non-Emergency Removal for the minor children in this action filed against you, the original of which has been filed in the Office of the Clerk of Court for Pickens County on May 3, 2018, copies of which will be delivered to you upon your request, and to serve a copy of your Answer to said Complaint upon the undersigned attorney for the Plaintiff to Julie M. Rau, Pickens County Department of Social Services, P.O. Box 158, Pickens, S.C. 29671 within thirty (30) days following the date of service upon you, exclusive of the date of service, and if you fail to answer said Complaint within the time stated, Plaintiff will apply for a Judgment by Default against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint.

A Merits Hearing has been set for Wednesday June 20, 2018 1:30 p.m. at the Pickens County Courthouse.

Julie M. Rau

Staff Attorney, South Carolina

Department of Social Services

Post Office Box 158,

Pickens, South Carolina 29671

(864) 898-5288

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The Pickens County Planning Commission will meet in regular session and conduct a public hearing on Monday, July 9, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. in the Main Conference Room at the Pickens County Administration Facility, 222 McDaniel Avenue, Pickens, SC.

Prior to the regular meeting and public hearing, the Planning Commission will meet in a worksession at 6:00 p.m. in the same location.

The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the following item:

1. SD-18-0002 Land Use approval for a change to an existing Major Residential Subdivision (common area and marina) located on Gap Hill Road, Six Mile. Applicant and the owner of record is GHW Acquisitions, LLC.

TMS# 4130-00-70-8875

2. SD-18-0003 Land Use approval for an expansion of an existing Major Residential Subdivision (greater than 10 lots) located on Freedom Forest Drive and E. Freedom Wood Drive, Liberty. Applicant is Kevin Gaines and the owner of record is Robert C. Owen.

TMS# 4077-20-90-7638

More information for each item is available in the Planning office in the Department of Community Development and is open for public inspection during regular business hours. If any member of the public requires special assistance please call 864-898-5956.

June 20



PETITIONER: Freda R. Lewis

CASE NUMBER: Case No. 2018ES3900404

DECEASED: Freda Ruth Lewis


DATE OF DEATH: July 29, 2003


REASON FOR PETITION To establish the heirs of the deceased dated on date of death.


Date: August 8, 2018

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Place: Probate Court

222 McDaniel Avenue

Pickens, SC 29671

PURPOSE: Hearing upon the Petition of Freda R. Lewis in the Estate of Freda Ruth Lewis.

DESCRIPTION OF PLEADING: Petition for Determination of Heirs under South Carolina Code of Laws, 1976, as amended.

A full copy of the Summons and Petition is available from the undersigned attorney. If you do not appear at the hearing or file and Answer, the relief requested will be granted.

Executed: Wednesday, June 13, 2018.


BY: Brian K. James

P.O. Box 93

Easley, SC 29641

(864) 859-5918

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Case No. 2018ES3900404

IN RE: Freda Ruth Lewis

Freda R. Lewis Petitioner vs. Robert E. Lewis, Heirs Known and Unknown of Freda Ruth Lewis Respondents.


YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to answer the Petitioner to Determine Heirs herein, a copy of which is herewith served upon you, and to serve a copy of your answer to this petition upon the subscriber, at the address shown below, within thirty (30) days after service hereof, exclusive of the day of such service, and if you fail to answer the complaint, judgment by default will be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the petition.



Brian K. James (11215)

Attorney for the Petitioner

P.O. Box 93

Easley, SC 29641

Tel. 864.859.5918

Fax. 864.859.8848

Easley, SC

May 29, 2018

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