Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN RE: ESTATE OF DEBORA BAKER, DECEASED
PATRICIA D. BAKER, ADMINISTRATRIX CAUSE NO: 2019-056(L)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Letters Administration having been granted to the undersigned on the 1st day of March, 2019, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, in Cause Number 2019-056, upon the Estate of Debora Baker, 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 1st day of March, 2019.
/s/ Patricia D. Baker Administratrix
Moore & Moore, P.A. Attorneys at Law P. O. Box 230 Calhoun City, MS 38916 (662) 628-5451 M6,13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN RE: PROBATE OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF CLOVIS MABRY
SANDRA MABRY HUBBARD, EXECUTRIX CAUSE NO: 2019-054(L)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Letters Testamentary having been granted to the undersigned on the 25th day of February, 2019, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, in Cause Number 2019-054, upon the Estate of Clovis Mabry, 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 25th day of February, 2019 /s/ Sandra Mabry Hubbard, Executrix
Moore and Moore, P.A., Attorneys at Law, P. O. Box 230, Calhoun City, MS 38916, (662) 628-5451 M6,13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF RALPH J. PERKINS, DECEASED
CAUSE NO. 2019-057(W)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Letters Testamentary having been issued on the 4th day of March, 2019, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, to the undersigned, upon the estate of Ralph J. Perkins, deceased, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against said Estate to present the same to the clerk of said Court for probate and registration according to law within ninety (90) days from the date of the first publication of this Notice; otherwise, said claim will be forever barred.
WITNESS OUR SIGNATURES, this the 4th day of March, A.D., 2019.
Cheryl Lee Perkins, Mary Lynn Perkins, Co-Executrixes of the Estate of Ralph J. Perkins, Deceased
Edward D. Lancaster, Attorney at Law, P.O. Box 688, 104 N. Jefferson Street, Houston, MS 38851 M13,20,27

PUBLIC NOTICE
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN RE:
LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF
JAMES DELAINE TURNER, SR., DECEASED CAUSE NO. 2019-059(W)
ANNEDA JO TURNER BROWN, EXECUTRIX
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Letters Testamentary having been granted to the undersigned under the Last Will and Testament of JAMES DELAINE TURNER, SR., deceased, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, in Cause No. 2019-059(W) on docket of said Court on the 8th day of March, 2019; and NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all persons having claims against said estate to have same probated and registered according to law within ninety (90) days from the date of the first publication of this notice by the Clerk of said Court; and NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that all claims not probated and registered within said time shall be forever barred.
DATED, this 8th day of March, 2019.
ANNEDA JO TURNER BROWN, EXECUTRIX of the Estate of JAMES DELAINE TURNER, SR.,
Charles Jim Beckett, Attorney at Law, P.O. Box 722, Bruce, MS 38915 662-983-8577 MSB#2304 M13,20,27

PUBLIC NOTICE
TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on March 6, 2018, STACY GUNN and MYEASHA GUNN, executed a certain Deed of Trust to Cory M. Williamson, as Trustee, for the benefit of CHARLES CHRISTOPHER HARPER and PATRICIA ANN HARPER HENRY, as Lender, which Deed of Trust was recorded in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Calhoun County, Mississippi, in Instrument ID 2018000707, in Book 399 at Pages 290- 297, the property therein conveyed in trust to secure a certain indebtedness securing the promissory note therein referenced; and
WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said deed of trust and the entire debt secured thereby, having been declared to be due and payable in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, Charles Christopher Harper and Patricia Ann Harper Henry, having requested the undersigned Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney’s fees, Trustee’s fees and expense of sale;
NOW, NOTICE IS, THEREFORE, GIVEN HEREBY I, Cory M. Williamson, Trustee in said deed of trust, will on the 3rd day of April, 2019, offer for sale at public outcry for cash to the highest bidder, and sell within legal hours (being between the hours of 11:00 A.M. and 4:00 P.M.) at the front door of the Calhoun County, Chancery Court Building at Pittsboro, County of Calhoun, State of Mississippi, the following described property situated in the County of Calhoun, State of Mississippi, to-wit:
230 PILGREEN ST. - A tract of land in the Southeast Quarter of Section 30, Township 12 South, Range 1 West, more particularly described as follows:
To find a point of beginning, commence at the Southwest corner of said Southeast Quarter, thence run East 384 feet to a point described as being 55.1 feet South of the Southeast corner of Lot 1 of the Spratlin-Bennett Subdivision to the City of Bruce, Mississippi, as shown on the plat as prepared by Willis Engineering, Inc., dated June 1, 1970, on record in the Chancery Clerk’s Office of Calhoun County, Mississippi; thence run East 208.7 feet to the point of beginning of the property herein to be conveyed; from said point of beginning, run thence East 208.7 fet to a point; thence run North 01i41’ West a distance of 109.8 feet to the centerline of a public road; run thence South 75i25’ West a distance of 213.5 feet along the centerline of said public road to a point; thence South 01i41’ East a distance of 56 feet to the point of beginning.
Together with all improvements situated thereon.
SUBJECT TO: Road rights-of-way and easements for public utilities now in existence, and mineral reservation, if any, of record.
ALSO CONVEYED are the following items of personal property: all appliances, including refrigerator, dishwasher, washer, dryer, and all heaters and air condition units.
I WILL CONVEY only such title as is vested in me as Substituted Trustee. WITNESS MY SIGNATURE, this the 11th day of March, 2019. /s/ Cory M. Williamson, Trustee, MSB#103941, Haymans & Company PLLC, 299 S. 9th St., Suite 101, Oxford, MS 38655, (662) 236-2003. M13, 20, 27

PUBLIC NOTICE
TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on March 14, 2005, Nelson Herrod & Aretha T. Herrod, Husband and Wife, executed a Deed of Trust to W. Stewart Robison, Trustee for Jim Walter Homes, Inc., Beneficiary, which Deed of Trust is recorded in Land Deed of Trust Book 271, at Page 62-66, in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Calhoun County, Mississippi;
AND WHEREAS, this Deed of Trust was ultimately assigned to U.S. Bank, N.A., as Trustee, successor in interest to Wachovia Bank, National Association, as Trustee, for Mid-State Capital Corporation 2005-1 Trust, by instrument recorded in Book 408, at Page 246-249, in the office of the Chancery Clerk aforesaid;
AND WHEREAS, default having been made in payment of the indebtedness secured by said Deed of Trust, and the holder of the note and Deed of Trust having requested the undersigned Trustee so to do, I will on the 17th day of April, 2019, offer for sale at public outcry and sell during legal hours between the hours of 11:00 A.M. and 4:00 P.M., at the front door of the County Courthouse of Calhoun County, at Pittsboro, Mississippi, for cash to the highest and best bidder, the following described land and property, situated in Calhoun County, Mississippi, to-wit:
Lot Number Nine (9), Church Hill Subdivision, Part III.
I will convey only such title as is vested in me as Trustee.
WITNESS MY SIGNATURE, this, the 13th day of March, 2019. /s/ W. Stewart Robison, Trustee
Robison & Holmes, PLLC Attorneys and Counselors at Law, P.O. Drawer 1128, McComb, MS 39649 (601) 250-2084 M20,27A3,10

PUBLIC NOTICE
INITIAL HEARING
The Town of Derma, Mississippi, is considering applying to the Mississippi Development Authority for a Community Development Block Grant of up to $450,000 for water system improvements. The State of Mississippi has been allocated approximately $24 million that will be made available to cities and counties on a competitive basis to undertake eligible community development activities. These funds must be used for one of the following purposes:
1. to benefit low- and moderate-income persons;
2. to aid in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight; or
3. to meet other community development needs having a particular urgency because existing conditions pose a serious and immediate threat to the health or welfare of the community where other financial resources are not available to meet such needs.
The activities for which these funds may be used are in the areas of housing, public facilities, and economic development. More specific details regarding eligible activities, program requirements, and the rating system will be provided at a public hearing that will be held at Derma Town Hall on April 5, 2019, at 10:00 a..m. The purpose of this hearing will be to obtain citizen input into the development of the application. Written comments will be considered if received by 4:30 p.m. on April 4, 2019. Written comments should be sent to: Town of Derma, Post Office Box 98, Derma, Mississippi 38839. M20

PUBLIC NOTICE
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR ENGINEERING SERVICES
The Town of Derma requests proposals from qualified firms or individuals to provide engineering services for work related to an application for an infrastructure project with potential funding from: HUD-Community Development Block Grant and/or other federal funding agencies. This Request for Proposal includes the preparation of a preliminary cost estimate to be used in the application and project engineering services if the project is awarded. You are invited to submit a proposal, in accordance with this request to the Town of Derma, Town Clerk, 120 South Main Street, Post Office Box 98, Derma, Mississippi 38839, no later than 4:30 p.m. on April 8, 2019.
The Engineer will be responsible for performing all engineering services through project closeout in accordance with federal, state, and local laws, regulations and policies. The scope of work includes but is not limited the following: 1) prepare preliminary cost estimate and preliminary engineering report ; and if grant is awarded 2) prepare plans and specifications, 3) distribute bid documents, 4) assist in bid opening and prepare bid tabulation, 5) assist in the execution of construction contracts, 6) hold preconstruction conference, and 7) perform construction inspection including periodic reports to the Town of Derma and approve all payment requests.
The Town of Derma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Town of Derma encourages Minority owned Business Enterprises (MBEs) and Woman owned Business Enterprises (WBEs) to submit proposals. The Town of Derma also encourages Section 3 eligible businesses to submit proposals. Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968, as amended (12 U.S.C. 17010) requires, to the greatest extent feasible, that the Town of Derma and its contractors that participate in the above referenced Program give opportunities for job training and employment to lower income residents of the Town of Derma. Section 3 also requires that contracts for work in connection with the Section 3 area be awarded to Section 3 eligible business concerns.
All proposals must be submitted in a sealed envelope and marked with the following language: “Proposal for CDBG Public Facilities Engineering Services.” Proposals will be evaluated on the following factors: Qualifications, (40 points), Experience (40 points) and Capacity for Performance (20 points). To be evaluated properly, the following must be addressed in detail:
Qualifications – List of qualifications of person to be assigned to project;
Experience – Information regarding the firm’s experience and the projects previously undertaken, including the type and amount of grants awarded, the projects activities, and the status of projects;
Capacity for Performance – Identify the number and title of staff assigned to provide services.
The Town of Derma will evaluate each proposal. They may hold proposals for a period of not to exceed thirty (30) days for the purpose of reviewing the content of the proposals and investigating the qualifications of the firms and assigned individuals. The Town of Derma reserves the right to reject and/or all proposals.
Subject to grant award and the removal of all environmental conditions, the Town of Derma will award a contract with the qualified individual or firm whose proposal has the highest number of cumulative points issued by the selection committee and determined to be the most advantageous to the Town of Derma, price and other factors considered. The contract will include scope and extent of work and other essential requirements. An individual contract will be executed for the awarded project and the contract will be on a fixed price basis. The Town of Derma has the authority to terminate the selection at any time. M20,27