Public Notices



Steven Ray Bodie


Nikki Nicole Bodie (Now Pate)

No. 19746

In The Circuit Court of 

Marion County, 




In this cause it appearing from the bill which is sworn to, that Nikki Nicole Bodie Pate the defendant, is a nonresident of the State of Tennessee, and is therefore, required to serve his answer upon plaintiff’s attorneys, H. Graham Swafford, of Jasper Tennessee, or otherwise make defense, on or before 30 days after October 20, 2016, to the bill filed against her in said cause by Steven Ray Bodie,  or otherwise the bill will be taken as confessed and a judgment by default may be taken against 

Nikki Nicole Bodie Pate and the cause proceed for hearing ex parte.

This the 22. day of  Sept, 2016.

Lonna Henderson

Circuit Court Clerk

Marion County, 






(DOB: 11/24/08)












Docket No. 21352



In this cause it appearing from the Order of Publication, of  the resident of the  Defendant, the UNKNOWN FATHER OF JACOB WHITED, cannot be ascertained upon diligent inquiry. It is hereby ordered that publication be made for four (4) consecutive weeks, as required by law, in the Jasper Journal, a newspaper published in Marion County, Tennessee, notifying the Defendant, the UNKNOWN FATHER OF JACOB WHITED.

The Defendant, the UNKNOWN FATHER OF JACOB WHITED, to file an answer with this court and a copy to Plaintiff’s attorney, Jennifer Mitchell, whose address is P.O. Box 666, Dunalp Tn. 37327, within 30 days from the last date of publication, exclusive of the last date of publication, or a judgment by default may be entered and the cause set for a hearing ex parte as to said Defendant. If there is no answer, a hearing on Plaintiff’s motion for default judgement shall be heard on November 22, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. (CST). Failure to answer or appear may result in a judgment being entered against Defendant, the UNKNOWN FATHER OF JACOB WHITED.

This the 15th day of Sept., 2016


Lonna Henderson

Court Clerk 



The regular meeting of the Board of Directors’ of Sequachee Valley Electric  Cooperative will be held at the offices of Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative,  512 S Cedar Avenue, South Pittsburg, Tennessee, commencing at 5:00 p.m. central time, on October 13, 2016.


The business to be conducted will be:


1.Submission of prior Board meeting minutes

2.Manager’s Report

3.Safety Report

4.Financial Report

5.Committee Reports

6.Other Business






WHEREAS, default having been made in the payment of the debts and obligations secured to be paid by that certain Deed of Trust executed the 19th day of October 2007, by G. Larry Wells to Milligan Reynolds Guaranty Title Agency, Inc. of Tennessee, Trustee, as the same appears of record in the Office of the Register of Deeds in Marion County, Tennessee, in Book 394, beginning at Page 119, as modified by Modification of Deed of Trust executed the 19th day of October 2012 and recorded at Book 443 beginning at Page 457 in said Register’s Office, to which reference is hereby made; and

WHEREAS, the undersigned, Wade K. Cannon, was appointed as Substitute Trustee under said Deed of Trust by instrument recorded in Book 482, beginning at Page 1633, in said Register of Deeds Office; and

WHEREAS, notice to the Debtor and Co-Debtor, if any, was provided pursuant to Tenn. Code Ann. § 35-5-101; and

WHEREAS, the undersigned, Wade K. Cannon, having been appointed Substitute Trustee as set forth above, and the owner of the debts secured, Community National Bank, having requested the undersigned to advertise and sell the property described and conveyed by said Deed of Trust, all of said indebtedness having matured by default in payment thereof, at the option of the owner, this is to give notice that the undersigned will on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, commencing at 10:15 a.m. Central Standard Time at the front door of the Marion County Courthouse, Jasper, Tennessee, proceed to sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder for cash said real property and improvements, commonly known as 4320 Mullins Cove Road, Whitwell, Tennessee 37415 (Tax Map Parcel Number: 104-001.1), and described as follows:

Situated in the Fourth Civil District of Marion County, Tennessee, and being more particularly described as follows:

BEGINNING at a point located in the South margin of Kelly’s Ferry Road at a point where the East Line of Long Cemetery intersects said South margin of Kelly’s Ferry Road; thence South 89 degrees, 44 minutes East 70.0 feet along and with said Kelly’s Ferry Road to an iron pin and the Northwest corner of the tract retained by McBryar; thence South 10 degrees, 40 minutes West 117.37 feet to a point located on the North bank of the Tennessee River (Nick-a-Jack Lake); thence South 57 degrees, 13 minutes West 70.0 feet along said lake to an iron pin, the Southeast corner of Long Cemetery; thence North 03 degrees, 57 minutes East 153.93 feet along said Cemetery line to the point of beginning. 


No boundary survey of the within land was made at the time of this conveyance, and the description of the within land is not different from previous deed(s).


FOR PRIOR TITLE, see Warranty Deed from Roger D. York and wife Karen S. York, to G. Larry Wells, dated October 19, 2007 and recorded on October 29, 2007 in Book 394, Page 117, in the Register’s Office of Marion County Tennessee. 


SUBJECT TO Easement for the flow of the waters of the Tennessee River and the Nick-a-Jack Like and the right of the public therein.


SUBJECT TO Rights of upper and lower riparian owners to the flow of the waters of the Tennessee River and the Nick-a-Jack Lake, free from diminution or pollution. 


SUBJECT TO Changes in the boundary of the subject property resulting from erosion or accretion caused by the flow of the Tennessee River and Nick-a-Jack Lake. 


SUBJECT TO any governmental zoning and subdivision ordinances in effect thereon.


All rights and equity of redemption, homestead, right to an elective share, and all other exemptions are expressly waived in said Deed of Trust and title is believed to be good, but I will sell and convey only as Substitute Trustee. 


Substitute Trustee is not aware of any lien claimed by the United States with respect to which the provisions of U.S.C. § 7425(b) require notice to be given to the United States.  Substitute Trustee is not aware of any lien or claim of lien by the State of Tennessee with respect to which the provisions of § 67-1-1433(b) of the Tennessee Code Annotated require notice to be given to the State of Tennessee. 


Substitute Trustee, upon information and belief, understands that the following liens or encumbrances may exist on the property and this Notice of Substitute Trustee Sale has been provided to the holders of said deeds of trust and encumbrances by placing this Notice in the United States mail addressed to said holders at the addresses provided in said deed or deeds of trust and/or encumbrance(s): 

None of which substitute trustee is aware. 

Title is to be conveyed subject to all prior liens, deeds of trusts, easements, assessments, covenants, zoning ordinances, restrictions, conditions, encumbrances, any matters of record recorded in the Register’s Office of Marion County, Tennessee, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and any restrictions that may exist, including, without limitation, any unpaid ad valorem taxes, real property taxes, or other taxes.



320 McCallie Avenue


Tennessee  37402

(423) 756-5171





September 27, 2016

October 4, 2016

October 11, 2016



WHEREAS, by Deed of Trust dated August 10, 2005, of record in Book 360, page 784, Register’s Office of Marion County, Tennessee, HARRY RUBI AND ROSA RUBI, HUSBAND AND WIFE, did convey unto T. Mike Estes, as Trustee, a certain tract of real estate hereinafter described, to secure a certain indebtedness set out in said Deed of Trust; and

WHEREAS, FARM CREDIT MID-AMERICA, FLCA (FORMERLY FARM CREDIT SERVICES OF MID-AMERICA, FLCA), is the owner and holder of the note secured by said Deed of Trust hereinabove referred to; and

WHEREAS, M. WYATT BURK was appointed Substitute Trustee by Appointment of Substitute Trustee of record in Book 482, page 1034, Register’s Office of Marion County, Tennessee; and 


WHEREAS, the said real estate described in said Deed of Trust is as follows:

Lying and being in the FIRST CIVIL DISTRICT of Marion County, Tennessee, bounded and described as follows:


Being Lot 2 of Sweden’s View as appears on the plat of record in Plat Book 4, page 1245, Register’s Office, Marion County, Tennessee. 


Being the same property acquired by Harry Rubi and wife, Rosa Rubi, by virtue of a deed dated August 16, 2005, from Michael K. Hawkins and Don E. Adkins, Jr., Co-Trustees, of record at Book 360, page 781, Register’s Office, Marion County, Tennessee. 


This conveyance and the real property described herein are made specifically subject to those certain restrictive covenants of record in Book 352, page 1529, Register’s Office, Marion County, Tennessee, and Amendment of the same at Book 355, page 1414, said Register’s Office, all of which is incorporated herein by reference thereto.


WHEREAS, said Deed of Trust was made to secure the payment of a note therein set out and contained the power to sell in the case of default in the payment of said note and interest at maturity; and

WHEREAS, the makers of said note have defaulted in the payment thereof, and the owner and holder of said note has declared the entire amount due and payable and has requested the undersigned to foreclose said Deed of Trust according to its terms in order to collect said note.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, the undersigned, M. WYATT BURK, SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE will, in accordance with the terms set out in the Deed of Trust above referred to, on October 21, 2016, at 11:00 A.M., at the door of the Marion County Courthouse, offer for sale and sell the above-described real estate at public auction to the highest and best bidder for cash in bar of equity of redemption and free from homestead and dower, all in accordance with the provisions of said Deed of Trust and the laws of Tennessee controlling such sales, subject, however, to all outstanding real estate taxes; any applicable easements and restrictions; and prior liens or mortgages, if any Other interested parties:  Jefferson Smurfit Corporation Said property may be sold as a whole or by individual lots or tracts or groups of lots or tracts at the discretion of the Substitute Trustee.

The right is reserved to adjourn the day of the sale to another day and time certain without further publication and in accordance with law upon announcement of said adjournment on the day and time and place of sale set forth above.

The failure of any high bidder to pay the purchase price and close the sale shall, at the option of the Substitute Trustee, be cause for rejection of the bid, and if the bid is rejected, the Substitute Trustee shall have the option of making the sale to the next highest bidder who is ready, willing, and able to comply with the terms thereof.  The proceeds derived from the sale of the property will be applied as provided for in said Deed of Trust.  Said Deed of Trust is made a part hereof as if copied verbatim herein.


This sale of the Property shall be subject to any and all taxes, easements, restrictions, building lines, and assessments (plus penalty and interest, if any), and any redemptive rights of any governmental agency, State or Federal (including redemptive rights of any taxing authority by reason of any tax liens), plus any and all other matters and encumbrances superior in right to the lien of the Deed of Trust, as well as any priority created by fixture filing, and any applicable City and/or County zoning ordinances as now affect or as may later affect the parcel.

If the U. S. Department of the Treasury/Internal Revenue Service, the State of Tennessee Department of Revenue, or the State of Tennessee Department of Labor and Work Force Development are listed as interested parties in the advertisement, then the notice of this foreclosure is being given to them, and the sale will be subject to the applicable governmental right to redeem the property, all as required by 26 U.S.C. 7425 and T.C.A. 67-1-1433.

If applicable, the notice requirements of T.C.A. 35-5-117 have been met.

The address of the property is known unknown, but such address is not part of the legal description of the property sold herein, and in the event of any discrepancy, the legal description herein shall control.  This property is further identified as being Map 136, Parcel 3.02, on the records of the Tax Assessor of Marion County, Tennessee.



This 21st day of September, 2016.


  1. Wyatt Burk, Substitute Trustee


111 W. Side Square

Shelbyville, Tennessee 37160

(931) 684-3327





To be published September 27, October 4 and October 11, 2016



Notice is hereby given that on September 9, 2016 an application was filed with the Federal Communications Commission seeking its consent to the assignment of the license for AM Broadcast Station WEPG, South Pittsburg, Tennessee from Stone/Colllins Communications Inc. to Spencer Travis Hickman, a resident of Jasper, Tennessee.

A copy of this application, together with any amendments and/or related materials, is available for public inspection weekdays during regular business hours at the offices of WEPG, in South Pittsburg, Tennessee or from the Federal Communications Commission, Washington, D.C. 20554.




Tennessee Consolidated Coal Company, 1000 Pocket Road, Whitwell, Tennessee 37397, has submitted to the Office of Surface Mining (OSM) an application to renew permit number 2475 in Marion County. The existing Preparation Plant site to which this permit applies is situated on Dogwood Flat just south of the community of Griffith Creek, Tennessee as shown on the Palmer Quadrangle (99-SE). The property in this area is owed by Tennessee Consolidated Coal Company. Access to the area is off Pocket Road (off Highway 108) in Northwestern Marion County. This application is available for public review at the Marion County courthouse between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Central Time, and at the OSM Knoxville Field Office between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Eastern Time, on normal workdays. During this public review period, from September 20, 2016 to November 10, 2016, OSM will accept written comments, objections, or requests for an informal conference relative to this application. Any person having an interest, which is or may be adversely affected by the decision on the applications, may make such written comments during the pubic review period. Persons requesting an informal conference will provide the information specified in 30 CFR 773.6(c). Written comments are requests for an informal conference are to be submitted to the OSM Knoxville Field Office, Technical Group, 710 Locust Street, Second Floor, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902. In making comments, refer to the permit number.