Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE     

Calhoun County Soil & Water Conservation District will be accepting sealed bids on a 2002 HONDA RANGER 4X4  ATV & TRAILER (does not run) Until 2:00 pm Friday, October 19, 2018.  Bids may be submitted at 411 South Main Street Calhoun City MS 38916.  SWCD reserves the right to refuse any and all bids.                                                  3,10,17

PUBLIC NOTICE     

NOTICE OF ELECTION

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 69-27-31, Mississippi Code 1972 An-notated, an election will be held on Thursday, November 1, 2018 to elect three (3) commissioners for the Calhoun County Soil and Water Con-servation District from beats 1, 2, and 3.

VOTING PLACE - TIME - LOCATION

Beat #: 1 

Place: The Farm Supply   From 8:30 A.M. To 4:00 P.M.

Location: 115 Center St., Bruce, MS 38915

Beat #: 2 

Place: Joe’s Market

From 8:30 A.M. To 4:00 P.M.

Location: 230 E. Calhoun St., Bruce, MS 38915

Beat #:3 

Place: Bruce Bail Shop

From 8:30 A.M. To 4:00 P.M.

Location: 429 Hwy. 32w, Bruce, MS 38915

Beat #: 4 

Place: Slate Springs Gas Company

From 8:30 A.M. To 4:00 P.M.

Location: 137 S. Main St., Calhoun City, MS 38916

Beat #: 5

Place: Vardaman Express

From 8:30 A.M. To 4:00 P.M.

Location: 110 W. Sweet Potato St., Vardaman, MS 38878

Signed by Authority of the Mississippi Soil and Water Conservation Com-mis-sion as recorded in its minutes of July 23, 2018.

Mark E. Gilbert

Executive Director, MSWCC                                                                                    3,10,17

PUBLIC NOTICE     

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI

IN RE: PROBATE OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF JIM RUSSELL, DECEASED

SANDRA RUSSELL LUCIUS, EXECUTRIX              CAUSE NO: 2018-156(A)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Letters Testamentary having been granted to the undersigned on the 26th day of September, 2018, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, in Cause Number 2018-156, upon the Estate of Jim Russell, deceased;

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all persons having claims against the said estate to present the same to the Clerk of the said Court for probate and registration, according to Law, within 90 days from the first publication of this Notice, or they will be forever barred.

THIS the 26th day of September, 2018.

/s/ Sandra Russell Lucius, Executrix

Moore and Moore, P.A. Attorneys at Law P. O. Box 230 Calhoun City, MS 38916 (662) 628-5451                                                                                                                      3,10,17

PUBLIC NOTICE     

IN THE CHANCERY  COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI

IN RE: THE ESTATE OF HAROLD W. BURNAM            CAUSE NO. 2018-132(W)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI

COUNTY OF FORREST

Letters Testamentary having been granted to the undersigned by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, on the Estate of Harold W. Burnam, Deceased, on the 31st day of August, 2018, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against the said Estate to have their claims probated and registered by the Clerk of the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, within ninety (90) days from the first publication of this notice, and that failure to probate and register their claims with the Clerk within that time will forever bar the claim.

WITNESS MY SIGNATURE, this the 1st day of October, 2018.

John A. Burnam, Co-Executor

Estate of Harold W. Burnam J. Hale Freeland, MSB No. 5525, Freeland Martz, PLLC, 302 Enterprise Drive, Suite A, Oxford, MS 38655 (662)234-1711                   10,17,24

PUBLIC NOTICE     

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI

IN RE:    PROBATE OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF OPHELIA ANN STONE

ANN YVONNE WARE, PETITIONER   CAUSE NO: 2018-169(A)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Letters Testamentary having been granted to the undersigned on the 5th day of October, 2018, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, in Cause Number 2018-169, upon the Estate of Ophelia Ann Stone, deceased;

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all persons having claims against the said estate to present the same to the Clerk of the said Court for probate and registration, according to Law, within 90 days from the first publication of this Notice, or they will be forever barred.

THIS the 5th day of October, 2018.

/s/ Ann Yvonne Ware Executrix

Moore and Moore, P.A. Attorneys at Law P. O. Box 230 Calhoun City, MS 38916 (662) 628-5451                                                                                                                    10,17,24

PUBLIC NOTICE     

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI

IN RE:    ESTATE OF THOMAS GALE SMITH, JR., DECEASED

JOHN BURTON SMITH, ADMINISTRATOR                              CAUSE NO:    2018-067(A)

JOHN BURTON SMITH, Administrator

VS

THE HEIRS AT LAW TO THOMAS GALE SMITH, JR., DECEASED, AND ANY AND ALL OTHER PERSONS CLAIMING OR HAVING A LEGAL OR EQUITABLE INTEREST IN THE ESTATE OF THOMAS GALE SMITH, JR., DECEASED

SUMMONS

TO:    The Heirs at Law of Thomas Gale Smith, Jr., deceased, known and unknown, and any and all other persons claiming or having a legal or equitable interest in the Estate of Thomas Gale Smith, Jr., deceased, whose name, residences, whereabouts, post office addresses, and street addresses are unknown to the Petitioner, John Burton Smith, Administrator, after diligent search and inquiry to ascertain the same.

YOU ARE MADE a defendant to a Petition for Determination of heirs of Thomas Gale Smith, Jr. filed in this Court by John Burton Smith, Administrator, as Petitioner, seeking an adjudication that:

Marjorie Riddle Smith, John Burton Smith, Betty Sue Kopf, and George Herman Smith are the sole and only heirs of Thomas Gale Smith, Jr., deceased, who passed away while a resident citizen of this County on the 28th day of November, 2017;

The decedent died intestate, seized of personal and real property while being an adult resident citizen of Calhoun County, Mississippi; and

The decedent left as his heirs at law the following, and only the following person(s):

Marjorie Riddle Smith, John Burton Smith, Betty Sue Kopf, and George Herman Smith

The above are the only interested parties and respondents hereto.

No other person(s) owns any right, title or interest to the property of the decedent.

YOU ARE SUMMONED TO APPEAR AND DEFEND against the complaint or petition filed against you in this action at 9:30 o’clock, a.m., on the 16th day of November, 2018 in the Chancery Courtroom of Calhoun County in Pittsboro, Mississippi to show cause unto this Court as to your standing as an heir of Thomas Gale Smith, Jr., who departed this life on the 28th day of November, 2017, and to show cause as to why said heirship should not be finally determined, and in case of your failure to appear and defend a judgment will be entered against you for the money or other things demanded in the complaint for petition.

YOU ARE NOT REQUIRED to file an answer or other pleading but may do so if you desire.

ISSUED UNDER MY HAND AND SEAL OF OFFICE on this the 9th day of October, 2018.

Romona Tillman

Chancery Clerk of Calhoun County, Mississippi

BY: /s/ Wendy Hill, Deputy Clerk

Kathy W. Poynor, CLA Certified Legal Assistant Moore and Moore, P.A. Attorneys at Law P. O. Box 230 - 110 W. Taylor Ave. Calhoun City,  MS 38916 Phone:  662-628-5451 Fax:    662-628-4849                                                                                                                10,17,24