Legal Notices

Posted By Cody On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 With 0 Comments

The legal notices shown here are the same ones appearing weekly in the printed One Feather.  They will be updated each week as the paper comes out.

(Updated for Week of Dec. 8-14, 2016)

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-067
In the Matter of the Estate of Jacqueline J. Porter
All persons, firms and corporations having claims against this estate are notified to exhibit them to the fiduciary(s) listed on or before the date listed or be barred from their recovery.
Debtors of the decedent are asked to make immediate payment to the appointed fiduciary(s) listed below.
Date to submit claims: 90 DAYS FROM DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION
James Porter, 286 J. Bradley Drive, Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-071
In the Matter of the Estate of Harry M. Cooper
All persons, firms and corporations having claims against this estate are notified to exhibit them to the fiduciary(s) listed on or before the date listed or be barred from their recovery.
Debtors of the decedent are asked to make immediate payment to the appointed fiduciary(s) listed below.
Date to submit claims: 90 DAYS FROM DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION
Tammy M. Holtzclaw, 2162 Kings Tree Way, Acworth, Ga. 30101.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-054
In the Matter of the Estate of David W. Swayney Jr.
All persons, firms and corporations having claims against this estate are notified to exhibit them to the fiduciary(s) listed on or before the date listed or be barred from their recovery.
Debtors of the decedent are asked to make immediate payment to the appointed fiduciary(s) listed below.
Date to submit claims: 90 DAYS FROM DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION
Christopher Swayney, PO Box 421, Balsam, NC 28707.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-072
In the Matter of the Estate of James Raymond Nix
All persons, firms and corporations having claims against this estate are notified to exhibit them to the fiduciary(s) listed on or before the date listed or be barred from their recovery.
Debtors of the decedent are asked to make immediate payment to the appointed fiduciary(s) listed below.
Date to submit claims: 90 DAYS FROM DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION
Richard Jenkins, PO Box 956, Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-076
In the Matter of the Estate of Lillian Thompson
All persons, firms and corporations having claims against this estate are notified to exhibit them to the fiduciary(s) listed on or before the date listed or be barred from their recovery.
Debtors of the decedent are asked to make immediate payment to the appointed fiduciary(s) listed below.
Date to submit claims: 90 DAYS FROM DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION
Patricia Welch, 94 Junaluska Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
The Cherokee Court
Cherokee, North Carolina
CV-16-078
Affidavit of Circumstances
Warranting Service by
Publication – Complaint for Absolute Divorce and Custody
Christy Lou Wachacha, Plaintiff v. Nicolas Caztro-Jimenez, defendant
I, Christy Lou Wachacha, being duly sworn, depose and say:
1. That service was performed upon Defendant by publication of a Notice in the Cherokee One Feather, a newspaper qualified for legal advertising in accordance with North Carolina General Statute 1-597, 1-598 and published for a period of three consecutive weeks, beginning on Thursday, Dec. 8 and ending Thursday, Dec. 22. The Notice required Defendant to answer or make defense no later than Jan. 18, 2017, a period of forty (40) days from the date of first publication.
2. That personal service was attempted by the Cherokee Indian Police Department but Defendant was not found at his last known address.
3. That the cause of this service by publication was that the Plaintiff has had no contact with the Defendant; the Defendant’s whereabouts were unknown and could not with due diligence be ascertained;
4. That the Plaintiff was unable to mail a copy of the Notice of Service of Process to Defendant because Plaintiff has no knowledge of post office address for Defendant and Plaintiff could not with reasonable diligence ascertain such address;
5. That the necessity for Service by Publication having been established and the publication procedure of Rule 4(j1) and Rule 4(j2)(3) having been complied with, as evidenced by the attached Affidavit of Publication, the Plaintiff respectfully requests that the Court grant the Plaintiff the relief sought.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-075
In the Matter of the Estate of Phyllis S. Sequoyah
All persons, firms and corporations having claims against this estate are notified to exhibit them to the fiduciary(s) listed on or before the date listed or be barred from their recovery.
Debtors of the decedent are asked to make immediate payment to the appointed fiduciary(s) listed below.
Date to submit claims: 90 DAYS FROM DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION
Patricia S. Tramper, P.O. Box 1109, Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-068
In the Matter of the Estate of Clyde Douglas Toineeta
All persons, firms and corporations having claims against this estate are notified to exhibit them to the fiduciary(s) listed on or before the date listed or be barred from their recovery.
Debtors of the decedent are asked to make immediate payment to the appointed fiduciary(s) listed below.
Date to submit claims: 90 DAYS FROM DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION
Linda Gail Parker, Big Cove Road,
Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-070
In the Matter of the Estate of Mary W. Montelongo
All persons, firms and corporations having claims against this estate are notified to exhibit them to the fiduciary(s) listed on or before the date listed or be barred from their recovery.
Debtors of the decedent are asked to make immediate payment to the appointed fiduciary(s) listed below.
Date to submit claims: 90 DAYS FROM DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION
David Montelongo, PO Box 993, Cherokee, NC 28719.