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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, TIFT COUNTY THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE.
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NOTICE OF SALE

UNDER POWER



GEORGIA, TIFT COUNTY



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



Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Thomas S. Hawkins to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., dated January 8, 2011, recorded in Deed Book 1561, Page 25, Tift County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Champion Mortgage Company by assignment to be recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Tift County, Georgia Records,conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-TWO THOUSAND AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($162,000.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Tift County, Georgia within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in December, 2012, the following described property:The land described herein is situated in the State of Georgia, County of Tift, and is described as follows:



All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 264 of the 6th Land District of Tift County, Georgia, being in the City of Tifton and being described as follows: Begin at the intersection of the West margin of Belmont Avenue (40-Foot right-of-way) with the North margin of 16th Street (40-Foot right-of-way) and from this point, run South 83 Degrees 00 Minutes 00 Seconds West 150.00 feet; thence run North 07 Degrees 00 Minutes 00 Seconds West 105 Feet; thence run North 83 Degrees 00 Minutes 00 Seconds East 150.00 feet to the West margin of Belmont Avenue; thence run South 07 Degrees 00 Minutes 00 Seconds East 105.00 feet to the point or place of beginning, being all of Lot 10 in Black "A", W.H. Richards Subdivision. Such tract is shown upon a plat entitled "Survey for Brooksy Fincher" dated May 3, 2000, prepared by Harper Sunreying, Inc., recorded in Plat Book 34, Page 8, Public Records, Tift County, Georgia, and incorporated herein by reference.



Parcel Number(s): T053 170



The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is 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 Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in Security Deed and by law, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given).



CeLink holds the Note and Security Deed to the above-referenced property and services the above-referenced loan on behalf of the current owner of the loan: Champion Mortgage Company. CeLink can be contacted at 800-761-0073 or by writing to 3900 Capital City Blvd, Lansing, MI 48906, to discuss possible alternatives to foreclosure, and has the authority to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the loan.



Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.



To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Thomas S. Hawkins or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 1600 Belmont Avenue, Tifton, Georgia 31794.



The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed.



Champion Mortgage Company

as Attorney in Fact for

Thomas S. Hawkins



Johnson & Freedman, LLC

1587 Northeast Expressway

Atlanta, Georgia 30329

(770) 234-9181

www.jflegal.com



MSP/tg5 12/4/12

Our file no. 1749012-FT1



00042183

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