Legals

ADVERTISEMENT FOR
BIDS CHEROKEE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINAJ ACKSON STREET CHEROKEE EMS SITELIFT STATION & FORCE MAIN
Sealed bids for the project entitled Jackson Street Cherokee EMS Site will be received by Cherokee County until 2:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 located at 75 Peachtree Street, Murphy, North Carolina 28906. At said place and time, all Bids that have been duly received, will be publicly opened and read aloud.
THE PROJECT GENERALLY CONSISTS OF: Construction of wastewater collection & transmission facilities. The project includes gravity sewer & manholes, a lift station, and force main with an alternate for another smaller sized force main. Digital copies of Bid Documents are available for purchase at www.mcgillassociates.com for a fee of $50.00 per set. These documents may be downloaded by selecting this project from the Bids" link and by entering Quest Project Number 7370772. For assistance and free membership registration, contact QuestCDN at (952) 233-1632 or info@questcdn.com. Each bid shall be accompanied with a cash deposit or certified check drawn on a bank or trust company insured by the FDIC or a Bid Bond prepared on the form of Bid Bond contained in the Bidding Documents or a Surety Company's standard form and properly executed by a corporate surety licensed under the laws of North Carolina to execute such bonds. The amount of the bid bond shall be equal to five (5) percent of the total of the bid. The bid deposit shall be retained by the Owner if the successful bidder fails to execute the contract or fails to provide the required bonds, as stated above, within ten (10) days after the proper notice of award of the contract.Bidders must comply with the requirements of the State of North Carolina and be appropriately licensed as a Contractor as provided in General Statutes Chapter 87. Bidders are encouraged to only secure project bid documents as noted above. Neither the Owner nor the Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of Bidding Documents, including any Addenda, obtained from any source other than the Engineer and their representative plan provider, QuestCDN. Each Bidder shall be responsible for the review of all addenda for the project and shall acknowledge the addenda on the bid form. The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, to waive informalities, or to reject non-conforming, non-responsive, or conditional bids. The Owner reserves the right to award a contract to the lowest, responsive, responsible bidder or bidders, taking into consideration quality, performance and time.

Randy Wiggins - County Manager Cherokee County
(605524)

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS CHEROKEE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA
JACKSON STREET
CHEROKEE EMS SITEBUILDING
Sealed bids for the project entitled Jackson Street EMS will be received by Cherokee County until 2:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 located at 75 Peachtree Street, Murphy, North Carolina 28906. At said place and time, all Bids that have been duly received, will be publicly opened and read aloud.
THE PROJECT GENERALLY CONSISTS OF: sitework and building construction for the development of an EMS facility. The project includes earthwork, retaining walls, grading, paving & curbing, drainage facilities, water main services, sewer service, package list station with an alternate 2" force main. Digital copies of Bid Documents are available for purchase at www.mcgillassociates.com for a fee of $75.00 per set. These documents may be downloaded by selecting this project from the "Bids" link and by entering Quest Project Number 7370791. For assistance and free membership registration, contact QuestCDN at (952) 233-1632 or info@questcdn.com. Each bid shall be accompanied with a cash deposit or certified check drawn on a bank or trust company insured by the FDIC or a Bid Bond prepared on the form of Bid Bond contained in the Bidding Documents or a Surety Company's standard form and properly executed by a corporate surety licensed under the laws of North Carolina to execute such bonds. The amount of the bid bond shall be equal to five (5) percent of the total of the bid. The bid deposit shall be retained by the Owner if the successful bidder fails to execute the contract or fails to provide the required bonds, as stated above, within ten (10) days after the proper notice of award of the contract.
Bidders must comply with the requirements of the State of North Carolina and be appropriately licensed as a Contractor as provided in General Statutes Chapter 87. Bidders are encouraged to only secure project bid documents as noted above. Neither the Owner nor the Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of Bidding Documents, including any Addenda, obtained from any source other than the Engineer and their representative plan provider, QuestCDN. Each Bidder shall be responsible for the review of all addenda for the project and shall acknowledge the addenda on the bid form. The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, to waive informalities, or to reject non-conforming, non-responsive, or conditional bids. The Owner reserves the right to award a contract to the lowest, responsive, responsible bidder or bidders, taking into consideration quality, performance and time.

Randy Wiggins - County Manager Cherokee County
(605541)

NOTICE OF SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION
STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, CHEROKEE COUNTY
In the District Court
In Re: Burchfield, a minor juvenile
Cherokee County Clerk of Court File Number 17 JT 72
By the Petitioner, Audrey Kephart Lequire, against the Respondent, the unknown father of the minor child Aimee Isabella Burchfield
TO: the unknown father of Aimee Isabella Burchfield, date of birth 09/06/2016:
Take notice that a Petition seeking relief against you has been filed in the above-entitled action. The nature of the relief being sought is as follows: The Petitioner has filed a verified Petition seeking to terminate the parental rights of the unknown biological father.
You are required to make defense to such pleading not later than December 1, 2020, and upon your failure to do so, the Petitioner will apply to the Court for the relief sought. This the 19th day of October, 2020. A copy of the Petition, Summons, and Servicemembers Affidavit may be obtained from the Clerk of Court at the courthouse in Cherokee County, North Carolina during regular business hours.

This, the 19th day of October, 2020
by
William R. Shilling
Attorney for the Petitioner
10 Tennessee Street
Murphy, NC 28906
828-276-2706
NC State Bar Number 33073
(605676)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
I, Jeannie Horton Roberts, having qualified as the Limited Personal Representative of the Estate of Michael David Roberts, deceased, Estate File number 20-E-220, of Cherokee County, North Carolina, the undersigned does hereby notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the Estate of Michael David Roberts to exhibit them to the undersigned attorney at the address below, on or before January 26th, 2021, 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 13th day of October 2020.

JEANNIE HORTORROBERTS,
Limited Personal RepresentativeLarry G. Simonds, Jr.Attorney at Law102 Hiwassee StreetMurphy, NC 28906#y, NC 28906

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
I, Karen J. Daddow, having qualified as the Administrator of the Estate of John R. Okerman, deceased, Estate File number 20-E-219, of Cherokee County, North Carolina, the undersigned does hereby notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the Estate of John R. Okerman to exhibit them to the undersigned attorney at the address below, on or before January 26th, 2021, 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 14th day of October, 2020.

KAREN J. DADDOW,
AdministratorLarry G. Simonds, Jr.Attorney at LawStricker Law Firm, PLLC102 Hiwassee StreetMurphy, NC 28906
(605452)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
I, Barbara Kerns, having qualified as the Executrix of the Estate of Donald K. Parker, deceased, Estate File number 20-E-213, of Cherokee County, North Carolina, the undersigned does hereby notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the Estate of Donald K. Parker to exhibit them to the undersigned attorney at the address below, on or before January 19th, 2021, 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 6th day of October, 2020.
BARBARA KERNS,
Executrix
Larry G. Simonds, Jr.
Attorney at Law
Stricker Law Firm, PLLC
102 Hiwassee Street
Murphy, NC 28906
(603662)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
I, Marguerite Eubanks Stricker, having qualified as the Public Administrator of the Estate of Peggy Edmondson Nelson, deceased, Estate File number 20-E-214, of Cherokee County, North Carolina, the undersigned does hereby notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the Estate of Peggy Edmondson Nelson to exhibit them to the undersigned attorney at the address below, on or before January 19th, 2021, 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 6th day of October, 2020.
MARGUERITE EUBANKS STRICKER,
Public Administrator
Marguerite E. Stricker
Attorney at Law
Stricker Law Firm, PLLC
102 Hiwassee Street
Murphy, NC 28906
(603665)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
I, Jeffrey Graves, having qualified as the Executor of the Estate of William Roy Graves, deceased, Estate File number 20-E-215, of Cherokee County, North Carolina, the undersigned does hereby notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the Estate of William Roy Graves to exhibit them to the undersigned attorney at the address below, on or before January 19th, 2021, 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 6th day of October, 2020.
JEFFREY GRAVES,
Executor
Larry G. Simonds, Jr.
Attorney at Law
Stricker Law Firm, PLLC
102 Hiwassee Street
Murphy, NC 28906
(603661)

STATE OF NORTH
CAROLINA
COUNTY OF MACON
IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE DISTRICT COURT DIVISION
20-CVD-429
NOTICE OF SERVICE BY PUBLICATION
CHRISTY GRIFFIN and
DILLON FRANK GRIFFIN,Plaintiffs,
vs.
BRITTANY NICOLE LOUDERMILK and STEVEN B. LOUDERMILK,
Defendants.
TO: Brittany Nicole
Loudermilk and
Steven B. Loudermilk
Defendants
Last Known Address:
74 Dockery Lane
Murphy, North Carolina 28906
Take notice that a pleading has been filed in the above entitled Court. The nature of the relief being sought is as follows: Custody of your minor child, Aubree Nicole Loudermilk, born June 12, 2017.
You are required to make a response or other defense to such pleading not later than November 17, 2020, and upon your failure to do so, the party seeking service against you will apply to the Court for the relief sought.
This the 7th day of October 2020.
COLLINS & HENSLEY, P.A.
By: WARD M. COLLINS
Attorney for Plaintiff
217 Iotla Street
Franklin NC 28734
(828) 524-0017
(602796)

NOTICE TO CREDITORS
I, Dori Blake Touchton, having qualified as the Administrator of the Estate of Albert Valin, Sr., deceased, Estate File number 20-E-200, of Cherokee County, North Carolina, the undersigned does hereby notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against the Estate of Albert Valin, Sr., to exhibit them to the undersigned attorney at the address below, on or before January 4th, 2021, 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 22nd day of September, 2020.
DORI BLAKE TOUCHTON, Administrator
Larry G. Simonds, Jr.
Attorney at Law
Stricker Law Firm, PLLC
102 Hiwassee Street
Murphy, NC 28906
(601323)