12-0979L NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF SPALDING Under and by virtue of the power of sale (the Power of Sale ) contained in that certain Deed to Secure Debt (the Security Deed ) given by Griffin Lakeside Partners, LLC to Colony Bank Thomaston an Office of Colony Bank Ashburn, dated April 30, 2008, recorded in Deed Book 3247, Page 230, Clerk s Office, Spalding Superior Court, conveying the after-described property to secure that certain note (the Note ), through the open-end provisions therein, from Griffin Lakeside Partners, LLC to Colony Bank dated April 30, 2008 as subsequently amended in the original principal amount of One hundred Thirteen Thousand Four Hundred Seventy Five and 00/100 Dollars ($113,475.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be a sale at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Spalding County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday of August, 2012, the following described property (the Property ): All that lot, tract or parcel of land situate, lying and being in Land Lot 143 of the Second Land District of originally Monroe, now Spalding County, Georgia, and more particularly designated and shown as Lot No. Twenty (20), out of the subdivision of property of E.S. McDowell Estate in Spring Hill Community, as shown on a plat of survey thereof made by N.S. Westbrook, C.E., dated September 25, 1946, a copy of which said plat is recorded in the office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Spalding County, Georgia, in Plat Book 3, Page 439 which said plat is hereby incorporated in and made a part of this description by reference. Said tract is bounded now or formerly as follows: Northeasterly by Pleasant Street; Southeasterly by Lot 19 as shown on said plat; Southwesterly by unplatted land owned by E.S. McDowell, deceased; and Northwesterly by an unnumbered parcel adjoining Lot Twenty (20). The debts secured by said Security Deed have been and are hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Notes and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying same and, additionally, all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Security deed and by law, including without limitation attorney fees (the statutory notice of intent to collect attorney fees having been served). Said Property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes that are a lien, but not yet due and payable); matters that may be disclosed by an accurate survey and/or inspection of the property; assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants; and matters of record superior to the Security Deed. Additionally, this sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loans with the holder of the Security Deed. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the Property is Griffin Lakeside Partners, LLC and/or tenants. Colony Bank Thomaston an Office of Colony Bank Ashburn as Attorney-in-Fact for Griffin Lakeside Partners, LLC Blair K. Cleveland, Esq. Martin Snow, LLP 240 Third Street P.O. Box 1606 Macon, Georgia 31202-1606 (478) 749-1726 This Law Firm is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose. July 13, 20, 27, & August 3, 2012.