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 Feb. 23 – March 1, 2017)

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-006
In the Matter of the Estate of Sarah Wayne Catolster
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
Billy Jo Miller, 45 Catolster Johnson Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 17-001
In the Matter of the Estate of Sharon A. 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
Kerry Penland, 43 Wilbur Sequoyah Road, Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 17-008
In the Matter of the Estate of Mike Leroy 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
Sarah Thompson Toineeta, P.O. Box 43, Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 17-005
In the Matter of the Estate of Margaret (Margie) Crisp Howard
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
Floyd Howard, 760 Birdtown Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 17-010
In the Matter of the Estate of Allen Dale Rowland
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 Rowland, 744 Wagon Wheel Gap Road, Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 16-069
In the Matter of the Estate of Elsie W Watty
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
Rebecca Watty, 89 Steve Watty Road, Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Notice to All Parties with outstanding POKERPRO balances at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort
Due to the discontinuation of the Pokerpro Poker system, Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort will disburse any remaining Pokerpro funds to their rightful owners until 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017. All outstanding Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Pokerpro funds will no longer be available after midnight on May 12, 2017.
The above mentioned Pokerpro balances may be withdrawn by the person named on the Pokerpro account at the Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Poker room cashier.
Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort thanks all of its customers for your continued patronage.

 

Notice to All Parties in Possession of Harrah’s Cherokee Casino and Hotel $1, $2.50, $5, $25, $100, $500 and $1,000 Chips
This is notification of the retirement of Harrah’s Cherokee $1, $2.50, $5, $25, $100, $500 and $1,000 Chips that were in use prior to August 31, 2012. Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort will redeem all outstanding $1, $2.50, $5, $25, $100, $500 and $1,000 Chips, used prior to August 31, 2012, from any persons/parties possessing such until 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017. All outstanding Harrah’s Cherokee $1, $2.50, $5, $25, $100, $500 and $1,000 Chips, used prior to August 31, 2012, will be deemed to be of no value, and will no longer be accepted or redeemed after midnight on May 12, 2017. The above mentioned chips can be redeemed for cash at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort cashier cages. Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort thanks all of its customers for your continued patronage.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File Nos.: EST 11-002; EST 11-003; EST 11-008; EST 11-016; EST 11-018.
In the Matter of the Estates of: Leonard Ray Swayney (d. 11/17/2010); Calvin Ray Swayney (d. 12/6/2010); Dave Lossiah (d. 1/12/2011); Adonna Lynn Wolfe (d. 1/14/2011); Paul Stephen West (d. 4/11/2011).
All persons, firms, or corporations having outstanding claims or interest in these estates are hereby notified of a hearing to settle the above named estates at the following date and time or be barred from making any further claims against the estate.
Courtroom 1, EBCI Justice Center,
March 9th, 2017 at 1:30pm

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 17-011
In the Matter of the Estate of Edison 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
Amanda Strohm, P.O. Box 1983, 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. 17-013
In the Matter of the Estate of BERNADINE H. GEORGE
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
Denise George, 895 Stillwell Branch Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719.

 

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Cherokee, North Carolina
Estate File No. EST 17-007
In the Matter of the Estate of Donald Queen
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
Donovan Crowe, P.O. Box 1341, Cherokee, NC 28719.