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Legal & Public Notices For The Week Of 02/29/24

NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE  WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms and conditions of a Deed of Trust dated January 26, 2018, executed by JUSTIN LOCKE conveying certain real property therein described to CELIA STEWART ROUSE, as Trustee, as same appears of record in the Register`s Office of Smith County, Tennessee recorded January 29, 2018, in Deed Book 333, Page 115; and  WHEREAS, the beneficial interest of said Deed of Trust was last transferred and assigned to Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC  who is now the owner of said debt; and WHEREAS, the undersigned,Rubin Lublin TN, PLLC, having been appointed as Substitute Trustee by instrument to be filed for record in the Register’s Office of Smith County, Tennessee.   NOW, THEREFORE, notice is hereby given that the entire indebtedness has been declared due and payable, and that the undersigned, Rubin Lublin TN, PLLC, as Substitute Trustee or his duly appointed agent, by virtue of the power, duty and authority vested and imposed upon said Substitute Trustee will, on March 13, 2024 at 2:00 PM at the Front Entrance of the Smith County Courthouse, 211 North Main Street, Carthage, TN 37030, proceed to sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash or certified funds ONLY, the following described property situated in Smith County, Tennessee, to wit: BOUNDED ON THE NORTH BY HIGHWAY 70 NORTH AND RUNNING WITH THE SAID HIGHWAY FROM THE CORNER OFTHE RICHARD HARPER  PROPERTY IN AN EASTWARD DIRECTION 125 FEET; THENCE AT A RIGHT ANGLE WITH THE AFORESAID LINE IN A GENERALLY SOUTHWARD DIRECTION A DISTANCE OF 200 FEET; THENCE AT A RIGHT ANGLE WITH THE AFORESAID LINE IN A GENERALLY WESTWARD DIRECTION A DISTANCE OF 125 FEET TO THE HARPER LINE; THENCE WITH THE HARPER LINE IN A GENERALLY NORTHWARD DIRECTION A DISTANCE OF 200 FEET TO THE BEGINNING, THIS BEING THE SAME PROPERTY AS DESCRIBED IN THE REYNOLD`S SUBDIVISION AND KNOWN AS LOT NO. 4 WITH A FRONTAGE OF 125 FEET. SAID PLAT OF SAID SUBDIVISION IS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGES 111-11 2, REGISTER`S OFFICE FOR SMITH COUNTY, TENNESSEE. BEING THE SAME PROPERTY CONVEYED TO JUSTIN LOCKE, AN UNMARRIED PERSON BY DEED FROM CHRISTOPHER N. CAMPBELL AND WIFE, MEGAN D. CAMPBELL, OF RECORD IN BOOK 333, PAGE 113, OR INSTRUMENT NO. 18000289, REGISTER`S OFFICE OF SMITH COUNTY, TENNESSEE. Parcel ID: 053C-C-013.00 PROPERTY ADDRESS: The street address of the property is believed to be 97 LEBANON HWY, CARTHAGE, TN 37030. In the event of any discrepancy between this street address and the legal description of the property, the legal description shall control.   CURRENT OWNER(S): JUSTIN LOCKE OTHER  INTERESTED PARTIES:  The sale of the above-described property shall be subject to all matters shown on any recorded plat; any unpaid taxes; any restrictive covenants, easements or set-back lines that may be applicable; any prior liens or encumbrances as well as any priority created by a fixture filing; and to any matter that an accurate survey of the premises might disclose. This property is being sold with the express reservation that it is subject to confirmation by the lender or Substitute Trustee. This sale may be rescinded at any time. The right is reserved to adjourn the day of the sale to another day, time, and place certain without further publication, upon announcement at the time and place for the sale set forth above. All right and equity of redemption, statutory or otherwise, homestead, and dower are expressly waived in said Deed of Trust, and the title is believed to be good, but the undersigned will sell and convey only as Substitute Trustee. The Property is sold as is, where is, without representations or warranties of any kind, including fitness for a particular use or purpose. THIS LAW FIRM IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Rubin Lublin TN, PLLC, Substitute Trustee 1661 International Drive, Suite 400 Memphis, TN 38120 rlselaw.com/property-listing Tel: (877) 813-0992 Fax: (470) 508-9401      2-15-3t

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STATE OF TENNESSEE PROBATE COURT OF SMITH COUNTY AT CARTHAGE NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF  Mildred Smith Anderson Case#80CH1-2024-PR-2768 Notice is hereby given that on the 20th day of February, 2024, Letters of Testamentary  in respect to the estate of Mildred Smith Anderson, Deceased, who died on the 26th day of December, 2023, were issued to the undersigned by the Probate Court of Smith County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or unmatured, against said estate are required to file same with the Clerk of the above named Court on or before the earlier of the dates prescribed in (1) or (2) otherwise their claims will be forever barred:  (1)  (A) Four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting, as the case may be) of this notice if the creditor received an actual copy of this notice to creditors at least sixty (60) days before the date that is four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting); or (B)  Sixty (60) days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of the notice to creditors if the creditor received the copy of the notice less than sixty (60) days prior to the date that is four (4) months from the date of first publication (or posting) as described in (1) (a); or (2)  Twelve (12) months from the decedent’s date of death. This the 20th day of February, 2024. Signed Richard Lee Anderson,  Personal Representative Whitney A. Mullinax,  Attorney Jessie Goad,  Clerk & Master   2-29-2t

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STATE OF TENNESSEE PROBATE COURT OF SMITH COUNTY AT CARTHAGE NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF  Wilson Cripps, Jr. Case#80CH1-2024-PR-2769 Notice is hereby given that on the 22nd day of February, 2024, Letters of Testamentary  in respect to the estate of Wilson Cripps, Jr., Deceased, who died on the 2nd day of February, 2024, were issued to the undersigned by the Probate Court of Smith County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or unmatured, against said estate are required to file same with the Clerk of the above named Court on or before the earlier of the dates prescribed in (1) or (2) otherwise their claims will be forever barred:  (1)  (A) Four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting, as the case may be) of this notice if the creditor received an actual copy of this notice to creditors at least sixty (60) days before the date that is four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting); or (B)  Sixty (60) days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of the notice to creditors if the creditor received the copy of the notice less than sixty (60) days prior to the date that is four (4) months from the date of first publication (or posting) as described in (1) (a); or (2)  Twelve (12) months from the decedent’s date of death. This the 22nd day of February, 2024. Signed Daniel Dwayne Cripps, Personal Representative Branden Bellar,  Attorney Jessie Goad,  Clerk & Master   2-29-2t

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STATE OF TENNESSEE PROBATE COURT OF SMITH COUNTY AT CARTHAGE NOTICE TO CREDITORSESTATE OF  Betty Jean  Gullett Case#80CH1-2024-PR-2767 Notice is hereby given that on the 14th day of February, 2024, Letters of Testamentary  in respect to the estate of Betty Jean Gullett, Deceased, who died on the 1st day of January, 2024, were issued to the undersigned by the Probate Court of Smith County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or unmatured, against said estate are required to file same with the Clerk of the above named Court on or before the earlier of the dates prescribed in (1) or (2) otherwise their claims will be forever barred:  (1)  (A) Four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting, as the case may be) of this notice if the creditor received an actual copy of this notice to creditors at least sixty (60) days before the date that is four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting); or (B)  Sixty (60) days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of the notice to creditors if the creditor received the copy of the notice less than sixty (60) days prior to the date that is four (4) months from the date of first publication (or posting) as described in (1) (a); or (2)  Twelve (12) months from the decedent’s date of death. This the 14th day of February, 2024. Signed Tim Nesbitt,  Personal Representative Richard M. Brooks,  Attorney Jessie Goad,  Clerk & Master   2-22-2t

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STATE OF TENNESSEE PROBATE COURT OF SMITH COUNTY AT CARTHAGE NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF  Donald Stephen Holman Case#80CH1-2024-PR-2770Notice is hereby given that on the 21st day of February, 2024, Letters of Administration  in respect to the estate of Donald Stephen Holman, Deceased, who died on the 7th day of January, 2024, were issued to the undersigned by the  Probate Court of Smith County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident, having claims, matured or unmatured, against said estate are required to file same with the Clerk of the above named Court on or before the earlier of the dates prescribed in (1) or (2) otherwise their claims will be forever barred:  (1)  (A) Four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting, as the case may be) of this notice if the creditor received an actual copy of this notice to creditors at least sixty (60) days before the date that is four (4) months from the date of the first publication (or posting); or (B)  Sixty (60) days from the date the creditor received an actual copy of the notice to creditors if the creditor received the copy of the notice less than sixty (60) days prior to the date that is four (4) months from the date of first publication (or posting) as described in (1) (a); or (2)  Twelve (12) months from the decedent’s date of death. This the 21st day of February, 2024. Signed Tu Thi Thanh Holman,  Personal Representative Branden Bellar,  Attorney Jessie Goad,  Clerk & Master   2-29-2t

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NOTICE TO FURNISHER OF LABOR AND MATERIALS TO: LU, Inc. PROJECT NO.: R3BVAR-M3-018 CONTRACT NO.: CNW261 COUNTY: Smith The Tennessee Department of Transportation is about to make final settlement with the contractor for construction of the above numbered project. All persons wishing to file claims pursuant to Section 54-5- 122, T.C.A. must file same with the Director of Construction, Tennessee Department of Transportation, Suite 700 James K. Polk Bldg., Nashville, Tennessee 37243-0326, on or before 4/12/2024.

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NOTICE TO FURNISHERS OF LABOR AND MATERIALS TO: Superior Traffic Control, LLC PROJECT NO.: R3BVAR-M3-016 CONTRACT NO.: CNW179 COUNTY: Smith The Tennessee Department of Transportation is about to make final settlement with the contractor for construction of the above numbered project. All persons wishing to file claims pursuant to Section 54-5- 122, T.C.A. must file same with the Director of Construction, Tennessee Department of Transportation, Suite 700 James K. Polk Bldg., Nashville, Tennessee 37243-0326, on or before 4/12/2024.

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NOTICE TO FURNISHERS OF LABOR AND MATERIALS TO: Reynolds Sealing & Striping, Inc. PROJECT NO.: R3BVAR-M3-032 CONTRACT NO.: CNX051 COUNTY: Smith The Tennessee Department of Transportation is about to make final settlement with the contractor for construction of the above numbered project. All persons wishing to file claims pursuant to Section 54-5- 122, T.C.A. must file same with the Director of Construction, Tennessee Department of Transportation, Suite 700 James K. Polk Bldg., Nashville, Tennessee 37243-0326, on or before 4/12/2024.

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BID NOTICE Smith County Government is soliciting bids for the following: Sealed bids are due to Smith County Mayors offi ce by 10 AM March 18th 2024. 2 60-inch minimum deck width commercial grade zero turn lawnmowers.

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PUBLIC NOTICE The Carthage City Council will meet Thursday, March 7, 2024 at 6:00 p.m. There will be a budget workshop prior to the meeting at 5:00 p.m. The meetings will take place at City Hall, 314 Spring Street, Carthage and are open to the public. Stephen Babcock, Mayor of Carthage

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Advertisement for Bids Smith County Schools Wellness Centers 126 SCMS Lane Carthage, Tennessee 37030 Smith County Board of Education will receive sealed bids for Smith County Schools Wellness Centers until 2:00 p.m. local time on March 11, 2024 at the Smith County School System Central Offi ce, 126 SCMS Lane, Carthage, Tennessee 37030, at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Bids sent by mail should be sent to the Smith County Board of Education, attention Norma Mitchell at the above address. Bids Advertised: • Masonry – Materials • Masonry – Labor • Metals – Stairs and Handrails • Woods – Materials (Joists, Plywood, Misc.) • Woods – Labor • Doors – Hardware and Install • Drywall – Materials • Drywall – Labor • Painting – Materials and Labor • Flooring • Toilet Partitions • Toilet Accessories • Equipment Each bid should be accompanied with the bid envelope and bid form. Forms are available as well as the Bidding Specifi cations at the Smith County Board of Education Website: www. smithcoedu.net. Bids may not be withdrawn within thirty (30) days after the scheduled time of opening bids, without the consent of the Smith County Board of Education. Smith County Board of Education reserves the right to accept any bid or to reject any or all bids, or parts of such bids, and waive informalities or irregularities in bidding. This project includes wellness centers at Gordonsville High School. Bids should include pricing specifi c for each item. Due to the project being federally funded, Davis-Bacon prevailing wage and other federal guidelines must be adhered to. For questions concerning bids, please contact: 615-489-6711. Smith County Board of Education requires completion of the project on or before June 30, 2024.

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Advertisement for Bids Smith County Schools 126 SCMS Lane Carthage, Tennessee 37030 Smith County Board of Education will receive sealed bids for Smith County Schools zSpace Learning Station Equipment and Software until 2:00 p.m. local time on March 11, 2024 at the Smith County School System Central Offi ce, 126 SCMS Lane, Carthage, Tennessee 37030, at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Bids sent by mail should be sent to the Smith County Board of Education, attention Norma Mitchell at the above address. Bidding Specifi cations, are available on the Smith County Board of Education Website: www.smithcoedu.net. Bids may not be withdrawn within thirty (30) days after the scheduled time of opening bids, without the consent of the Smith County Board of Education. Smith County Board of Education reserves the right to accept any bid or to reject any or all bids, or parts of such bids, and waive informalities or irregularities in bidding. For questions concerning bids, please contact: 615-735-9625.

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I, Dewayne Hunter, have this 2005 Honda Shadow Spirit with this VIN#JH2RC44045M801537 in my possession. If you have information on this vehicle, please contact me at 615-588-7260.

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Sat., March 9th at 10:00 am Gordonsville Mini-Storage 167 Main Street East 615-683-8614 or 615-281-7087 Rain or shine Public Auction of Storage Units

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I, Brad England, have this 2001 Chopper with this VIN#4EMKL25271W131007 in my possession. If you have information on this vehicle, please contact me at 405-779-8439.

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PUBLIC NOTICE OF CONTRACT COMPLETION Owner: Town of Carthage Vendor: Alexis AERT Fire Equipment Project: 14676, 2021, CDBG, Town of Carthage, Fire Equipment The Town of Carthage hereby gives notice to the public of the apparent completion of the project listed above. All persons, suppliers, laborers, and any other parties with claims against the contractor related to the recently completed project should notify the Offi ce of the Stephen Babcock at 615-735-1881 within 10 days of this publication, after which time the project will be closed out subject to any documented claims. Stephen Babcock, Mayor of Carthage Town of Carthage

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I, Roxanne Cunningham, have this 2012 Dodge Durango with this VIN#1C4RDJDG3CC336947 in my possession. If you have information on this vehicle, please contact me at 629-273-3140.

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Town of Gordonsville, Tennessee Town of Gordonsville is accepting bids for the resurfacing and roadway improvements to JMZ Drive, Transport Drive, and Spicer Drive, Total Project Length 1.705 miles. Bids should be submitted by March 14, 2024 at 10:00 a.m. Bids should be submitted in a sealed envelope to the “Town of Gordonsville, 63 East Main Street, Gordonsville, TN 38563.” Each envelope should be plainly marked with “Bid – JMZ Drive, Transport Drive, and Spicer Drive – Resurfacing & Roadway Improvements.” Bids will be opened publicly and read aloud at that time. The work for which bids are to be submitted consists of furnishing all labor, materials and performing all work required for the resurfacing and roadway improvements to JMZ Drive, Transport Drive, and Spicer Drive described herein and as specifi ed in the plans. Town of Gordonsville reserves the right to reject any and/or all proposals, to waive technicalities or informalities, and to accept any proposals deemed to be in the best interest of Town of Gordonsville. No bid shall be valid unless signed. No bid shall be accepted by FAX machine. All bidders must have a current Tennessee Contractor’s License. Contractors must demonstrate compliance with Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 62, Chapter 6, Paragraph 119 by providing evidence of a license in the appropriate classifi cation before your bid can be considered. The failure of any bidder to comply with all of the provisions of TCA § 62- 6-119 shall disqualify such bid. All bidders shall include the license number, expiration date thereof, and license classifi cation of the bidding contractor and sub-contractor on the outside of the envelope containing the bid; otherwise, the bid shall not be opened or considered. No award of any contract will be made to any fi rm or individual that is currently debarred by the State of Tennessee or the Federal Highway Administration. Plans, Specifi cations, and all other Contract Documents may be examined at the following locations: 1. Town of Gordonsville 2. Collier Engineering Company, Inc. 3. Dodge Data Analytics 4. Builder’s Exchange of TN 5. Tennessee Road Builders Association6. iSqFt, Inc. / CMD Group / Construct Connect Plans, Specifi cations, and all other Contract Documents may be obtained from CollierEngineering Company, 2949 Nolensville Pike,  Nashville, TN 37211 (615) 331-1441 upon receipt of a $100.00 non-refundable deposit (NO CASH). JMZ Drive – 1.000 Mile Transport Drive – 0.184 Mile Spicer Drive – 0.521 Mile Mayor John Potts Town of Gordonsville

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PUBLIC NOTICE The Town of South Carthage will conduct a public hearing on Thursday March 7, 2024, at 7:00 p.m. The purpose of this hearing is to solicit comments from the public on the passage of the following Ordinance: The hearing will be held in the Hughes Building on South Main Street. Following the public hearing the Town of South Carthage Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet in regular session. All interested citizens are encouraged to attend. Joey Nixon – Mayor 1. Ordinance 24-435 2023 Delinquent Sewer

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NOTICE TO BID The Smith County Highway Department will be taking bids on hourly rate of tandem dump truck driver(s) to haul, dump, and tailgate spread rock inside Smith County. Bids will be opened Monday, March 4, 2024, at 10:00a.m. at the Smith County Highway Department, 200 JMZ Dr, Gordonsville, TN. Smith County Highway Department has the right to accept or reject any or all bids. This will be for March and run through the end of June 30, 2024. For bid specifi cations or more information you may call the offi ce at 615-683-3326 or email us at: arowesmithcountytn.gov

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