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NOTICE OF SALE GEORGIA, TIFT COUNTY.
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NOTICE OF SALE

GEORGIA, TIFT COUNTY.



By virtue of a power of sale contained in that certain Deed to Secure Debt from SMOAK HOUSE INVESTMENTS, LLC to TIFTON BANKING COMPANY, dated November 21, 2008, and recorded in Book 1448, Page 122, et seq., in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Tift County, Georgia, said Deed to Secure Debt having been subsequently assigned to AMERIS BANK, and having initially been given to secure that certain Promissory Note in the original principal amount of ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE and NO/100 DOLLARS ($100,959.00) of even date therewith, as well as all extensions, renewals and modifications thereof, together with any and all other indebtedness, of any type or description, then or thereafter owing by SMOAK HOUSE INVESTMENTS, LLC to AMERIS BANK, as assignee of TIFTON BANKING COMPANY, there will be sold by the undersigned, at public outcry, to the highest bidder for cash, before the courthouse door at Tifton, Tift County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in December, 2012, the following described properties:



Tract 1: 103 Pearman: All of Lot Numbers 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18 in Block 3 of the town of Chula, Georgia, according to the Barnes Survey of said town made in 1906, as the same appears of record in Deed Book B, page 446, public records, Tift County, Georgia, each of said lots fronting south 35 feet and extending back north of even width 105 feet to Poplar Street, such tract being located in Land Lot 123 in the 6th Land District of Tift County, Georgia.



Tract 3: U.S. Highway 41: All of Lots 7 & 8 and the east four feet of Lot 9 in Block No. 3 of the Town of Chula, located in Land Lot 123 in the 6th Land District of Tift County, Georgia, as appears on a plat of survey made in 1906, as appears of record in Deed Book B, page 446, public records, Tift County, Georgia.



The indebtedness secured by the aforementioned Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared immediately due and payable in full because of the failure of SMOAK HOUSE INVESTMENTS, LLC to maintain payments upon said indebtedness owing to AMERIS BANK, as assignee of TIFTON BANKING COMPANY, in accordance with its terms. Said indebtedness remaining in default, this sale shall be made for the purpose of paying such indebtedness, as well as all expenses of this sale, including attorneys fees.



The above-described properties will be sold as the properties of SMOAK HOUSE INVESTMENTS, LLC and will be sold subject to the following items which may affect the title to said properties: all zoning and subdivision ordinances and/or regulations; matters which would be disclosed by an accurate survey or an inspection of the properties; all real property ad valorem taxes or assessments, which may constitute liens upon said properties; all liens which, under applicable law, would take priority over the Deed to Secure Debt described above; and all easements, restrictions, rights-of-way, security deeds or other encumbrances of record which have priority over the referenced Deed to Secure Debt.



To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party presently in possession of said properties is SMOAK HOUSE INVESTMENTS, LLC, and/or a tenant or tenants.



THIS LAW FIRM IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.



AMERIS BANK, as assignee of TIFTON BANKING

COMPANY, as Attorney-in-Fact for SMOAK HOUSE INVESTMENTS, LLC

MOORE, CLARKE, DuVALL & RODGERS, P.C.

/s/ D. BRADLEY FOLSOM

Attorneys for AMERIS BANK, as assignee of TIFTON BANKING COMPANY

2805 North Oak Street, Suite A

Valdosta, Georgia 31602

(229) 245-7823



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PUBLICATION DATES: November 10th, 17th, 24th & December 1st, 2012.