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PUBLIC NOTICES

NORTH CAROLINA
PERSON COUNTY
IN THE GENERAL
COURT OF JUSTICE
SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION
ADMINISTRATOR’S -
EXECUTOR’S NOTICE
Having qualified as Administrator of
the Estate of Barbara Ann Blackwell of
Person County, North Carolina, this is to
notify all persons having claims against
the estate of Barbara A nn Blackwell, to
present them to the undersigned on or
before the 17th day of August, 2018, or
forever be barred in accordance with G.S.
28A-19-3(a). All persons indebted to said
estate, please make immediate payment.
This the 17th day of May, 2018.
SHAMEKA LANETTE ENGLAND
169 Old Allensville Rd.
Roxboro, NC 27574
May 19, 26, June 2 & 9, 2018
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Having qualified as Administrator
of the Estate of Goldie Betts Swann,
late of Person County, North Carolina,
the undersigned does hereby notify all
persons, firms and corporations having
claims against the estate of said decedent
to exhibit them to the undersigned at
Three Union Plaza, 205 North Main
Street, Roxboro, North Carolina 27573,
on or before the 12th day of August,
2018, or this notice will be pleaded in bar
of their recovery. All persons, firms and
corporations indebted to the said estate
will please make immediate payment to the
undersigned.
This the 12th day of May, 2018.
ALAN S. HICKS
Administrator of the Estate of
Goldie Betts Swann
205 North Main Street
Roxboro, NC 27573
ALAN S. HICKS, P.A.
Three Union Plaza
205 North Main Street
Roxboro, North Carolina 27573
Telephone: 336-599-4032
May 12, 19, 26 & June 2, 2018

NORTH CAROLINA
PERSON COUNTY
IN THE GENERAL COURT
OF JUSTICE
SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION
BEFORE THE CLERK
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
AND DEBTORS
OF THE ESTATE OF
KATHRYN JOANN KEITH
All persons, firms, and corporations
having a claim against Karthryn Joann
Keith, deceased, are notified to exhibit
them to Eric N. Derr, as Executor of the
decedent’s estate on or before November
5, 2018, at the law firm of King Law Group,
PLLC located at 300 South Main Street,
PO Box 1195, Roxboro, North Carolina
27573, or be barred from their recovery.
Debtors of the decedent are asked to
make immediate payment to the above
named Eric N. Derr at 2573 Mint Julep Dr.,
Creedmoor, NC 27522.
May 3, 2018.
ERIC N. DERR
Executor of the Estate of
Kathryn Joann Keith
OF COUNSEL:
Ronnie P. King
KING LAW GROUP, PLLC
Attorneys at Law
300 South Main Street
P.O. Box 1195
Roxboro, North Carolina 27573
Telephone Number: (336) 599-2115
May 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2018
NORTH CAROLINA
PERSON COUNTY
IN THE GENERAL
COURT OF JUSTICE
SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION
ADMINISTRATOR’S -
EXECUTOR’S NOTICE
Having qualified as Executor of the
Estate of Mary Tingen Clayton of Person
County, North Carolina, this is to notify all
persons having claims against the estate
of Mary Tingen Clayton, to present them
to the undersigned on or before the 3rd
day of August, 2018, or forever be barred

in accordance with G.S. 28A-19-3(a). All
persons indebted to said estate, please
make immediate payment.
This the 1st day of May, 2018.
DAVID THOMAS TINGEN
76 12th Green Rd.
Roxboro, NC 27574
May 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2018
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Having qualified as Executrix of the Will
of Reginald Brooks Jones, late of Person
County, North Carolina, the undersigned
does hereby notify all persons, firms and
corporations having claims against the
estate of said decedent to exhibit them
to the undersigned at Three Union Plaza,
205 North Main Street, Roxboro, North
Carolina 27573, on or before the August
26, 2018, or this notice will be pleaded in
bar of their recovery. All persons, firms and
corporations indebted to the said estate
will please make immediate payment to the
undersigned.
This the 26th day of May, 2018.
ELLEN J. DILLARD
Executrix of the Estate of
Reginald Brooks Jones
9526 Covedale Drive
Charlotte, North Carolina 28270
ALAN S. HICKS, P.A.
Three Union Plaza
205 North Main Street
Roxboro, North Carolina 27573
Telephone: 336-599-4032
May 26, June 2, 9 & 16, 2018
NORTH CAROLINA
PERSON COUNTY
IN THE GENERAL
COURT OF JUSTICE
SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION
ADMINISTRATOR’S -
EXECUTOR’S NOTICE
Having qualified as Executrix of the
Estate of Richard Lawrence Grout of
Person County, North Carolina, this is to
notify all persons having claims against
the estate of Richard Lawrence Grout, to
present them to the undersigned on or
before the 17th day of August, 2018, or

forever be barred in accordance with G.S.
28A-19-3(a). All persons indebted to said
estate, please make immediate payment.
This the 15th day of May, 2018.
VIRGINIA CHASE GROUT
363 Thorncrest Dr.
Timberlake, NC 27583
May 19, 26, June 2 & 9, 2018
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Having qualified as Administrator of
the Estate of Wayne Thomas Jacobs,
late of Person County, North Carolina,
the undersigned does hereby notify all
persons, firms and corporations having
claims against the estate of said decedent
to exhibit them to the undersigned at
Three Union Plaza, 205 North Main
Street, Roxboro, North Carolina 27573,
on or before the 12th day of August,
2018, or this notice will be pleaded in bar
of their recovery. All persons, firms and
corporations indebted to the said estate
will please make immediate payment to the
undersigned.
This the 12th day of May, 2018.
ALAN S. HICKS
Administrator of the Estate of
Wayne Thomas Jacobs
205 North Main Street
Roxboro, NC 27573
ALAN S. HICKS, P.A.
Three Union Plaza
205 North Main Street
Roxboro, North Carolina 27573
Telephone: 336-599-4032
May 12, 19, 26 & June 2, 2018
NOTICE OF
TAX FORECLOSURE SALE
Under and by virtue of an order
entered by the Honorable J. Hoyte Stultz,
III, District Court Judge of Person County,
North Carolina, made and entered in the
action entitled “Person County, Plaintiff,
vs Johnnie James Downey and Spouse
if any of Johnnie James Downey; any
and all assignees, heirs at law, and
devisees of Johnnie James Downey, if
deceased, and of the Spouse if any of
Johnnie James Downey, if deceased,
together with all their creditors and
lienholders regardless of how or
through whom they claim, and any and
all persons claiming any interest in the
Estate of Johnnie James Downey, and
in the Estate of Johnnie James Downey,
and in the Estate of the Spouse if any
of Johnnie James Downey, if deceased”
in FILE NUMBER 17 CVD 448, the
undersigned commissioner will sell on
Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at 12:00
(noon) p.m., at the courthouse door of
the Person County Courthouse, 105 S.
Main St., Roxboro, in Person County, North
Carolina, the following described real

property:
Tax Reference: Map A55 Parcel 7
(a) Description: that tract, parcel, or
lot of real estate situated in Woodsdale
Township, Person County, North Carolina,
and more particularly described as follows:
Beginning at an iron stake in the line
of the estate of M.S. Jones, a new corner;
thence in a Westerly direction with the line
of said Jones 487 feet to an Elm tree on
the old road, a corner of E.J. Robertson;
thence in a Northerly direction with the
line of said Robertson (the old road) 674
feet to a rock on said road; thence in an
Easterly direction with the line of E.J.
Robertson 500 feet to a cedar tree, corner
in the line of said Robertson, a new corner;
thence in a Southerly direction on a new
line 810 feet to the iron stake, the point of
beginning, containing 8.4 acres, more
or less, the same being the West of that
tract of land conveyed to Gaither Lawson
by John H. Merritt and wife by deed dated
January 1, 1928, which deed is of record
in the office of the Register of Deeds of
Person County in Book 37, page 65. This
being the identical property conveyed to
Johnnie James Downey and wife, Rassie
Esther Downey by deed recorded in Deed
Book 62, at Page 251, Person County, NC
Registry.
SAVE AND EXCEPT:
BEGINNING at a northwestern corner
of Rufus Bowes in a southern property
line of Carolina Power & Light Company’s
Henry N. Weaver Tract; and runs thence
along and with westerly property lines of
Rufus Bowes the following courses and
distances: South 15 degrees 55 minutes
53 seconds West 28.66 feet, South 08
degrees 32 minutes 57 seconds West
103.83 feet, and South 15 degrees 16
minutes 10 seconds West 74.36 feet to the
point having North Carolina Coordinates
Y=1,009,676.598 and X=2,021,347.363;
thence along and with western property
line of Rufus Bowes South 15 degrees
16 minutes 10 seconds West 144.09 feet
to a point; thence along and with another
western property line of Rufus Bowes
South 05 degrees 19 minutes 14 seconds
West 446.48 feet to a point in the center
line of North Carolina Secondary Road
No. 1327; thence along and with the
center line of said Road the following
courses and distances; North 33 degrees
06 minutes 29 seconds west 40.11 feet,
North 33 degrees 20 minutes 25 seconds
West 469.14 feet, and North 33 degrees
49 minutes 05 seconds West 154.36 feet
to a northeastern corner of Nathaniel
Lawson and a southeastern corner of
said Henry N. Weaver tract; thence along
and with an eastern property line of said
Henry N. Weaver tract North 05 degrees
28 minutes 12 seconds East 235.57 feet
to a cedar tree marking a corner of said

Henry N. Weaver tract; and thence along
and with a southern property line of said
Henry N. Weaver tract South 89 degrees
39 minutes 49 seconds East 465.45 feet
to the point of BEGINNING, containing
5.094 acres, more or less, as shown
and descried on Carolina Power and Light
Company’s Drawing No. L-D-4193, which
is incorporated herein by reference. This
being the identical property acquired by
Carolina Power and Light via deed duly
recorded in Book 138, Page 260 Person
County Registry.
The sale will be made subject to all
outstanding county taxes and all local
improvement assessments against the
above-described property not included in
the judgment in the above-entitled cause.
A deposit of ten percent (10%) of the
amount bid shall be required to be held by
the undersigned Commissioner until the
sale is consummated or until an upset bid
is filed and deposit made with the Clerk of
Court within the ten day upset bid period,
unless the highest bid is by a taxing unit;
then a deposit shall not be required. Each
properly filed bid will be held open ten days
for further upset bids.
The successful bidder shall be
required to pay the full balance of the
purchase price as bid, in cash or certified
check, at the time the deed for the property
is delivered, or attempted to be delivered.
Should the successful bidder fail to pay
the full balance of the purchase price, said
person shall remain liable on the bid as
required by North Carolina law.
This the 9th day of May, 2018.
John M. Thomas,
Commissioner
P. O. Box 999
Yanceyville, NC 27379
Telephone: 336-694-4363

May 19 & 26, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE
In accordance with the North Carolina
General Statutes 159-12, the public is
hereby notified that the recommended
budget for the Kerr-Tar Regional Council of
Governments (COG) for Fiscal Year 2018-
2019 has been submitted to the COG
Board of Directors on May 24, 2018. A
copy of recommended budget is available
for public inspection during normal
business hours at the Council’s office at
1724 Graham Avenue, Henderson, NC.
The public is hereby further advised
that a Public Hearing on the recommended
Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Budget for the Kerr-
Tar Regional Council of Governments will
be held on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at
7:30 PM in the Kerr-Tar Regional Council
of Government’s Board Room, located at
1724 Graham Avenue, Henderson, NC.

May 26, 2018

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