Default having been made under the terms of that certain mortgage executed by Joyce Ann Marie Wilson, an unmarried woman, on the 17th day of September, 2015 to Bank of Wedowee, predecessor to First Bank of Alabama which said mortgage is recorded in the Probate Office of Randolph County, Alabama, in Mortgage Book 605, at Page 170, and by reason of such default, having declared all of the indebtedness secured by said mortgage due and payable, and such default continuing, notice is hereby given that, acting under the power of sale contained in said mortgage, First Bank of Alabama, successor by merger to Bank of Wedowee will sell at public outcry, for cash, to the highest bidder, before the main entrance of the Courthouse in the City of Wedowee, Randolph County, Alabama, at noon or otherwise during the legal hours of sale on June 30, 2020 the following described real estate situated in Randolph County, Alabama, to-wit:

Parcel 1: Randolph County, Alabama, Township 21-S, Range 12E, shown on plat dated December 29,1954, made by Clarence J. White, Jr., Professional Engineer & Surveyor, recorded in Plat Book No. 1, Page 4, in the Office of the Judge of Probate, Randolph County,

Alabama, referred to as being Parcel 17, Tract “N”, Block 13, containing 2.18 acres, more or less, described as follows: Beginning at the S.E. corner of said tract; thence in a Northerly direction 576.25 feet to the N.E. corner of tract; thence in a Westerly direction 267.78 feet to a point, which point is the N.W. corner of tract; thence in a Southerly direction 252.55 feet; thence in a Westerly direction 77.2 feet, which is the S.W. corner of tract; thence in a Southeasterly direction 363.3 feet to point of beginning.

Parcel 2: That certain House and lot on the Southerly side of Mitchell Street in the City of Roanoke, Alabama, and being further described as follows; Bounded ion the North by Mitchell Street, on the West by a Branch run, on the South in part by A C L Railroad Spur Track to the Handley Mills, and on the East by property of Phillips Brothers, and this being the same property that was bought from Grady Spears and Pauline Spears.

Parcel 3: One house and lot in the City of Roanoke, Alabama, described as follows: Beginning on the South side of Mitchell Street at the corner of land in the possession of W.A. Handley Mfg. Company, and running in a Westerly direction along the South side of Mitchell Street a distance of 357 feet to the corner of the Larkin Brown lot; thence in a Southerly direction along the East side of the said Brown lot a distance of 308 feet to the line of the ACL R.R. right of way and spur track to the Handley Cotton Mill; thence in a Southeasterly direction along the East side of the right of way of the ACL spur track a distance of 258 ½ feet to land in the possession of the Handley Mfg. Company; thence in a Northerly direction along said land a distance of 405 feet to point of beginning, together with all improvements thereon and containing 2.46 acres, more or less, less and except the following land sold to R.W. Key and described as follows: Once vacant lot in the City of Roanoke, Alabama adjoining the lot of R.W. Key on which there is a house, lying on the East line of R.W. Key 152 feet and running back East along a wire fence 9 feet to a corner; thence in a straight line 212 feet to the ACL right of way; thence along the right of way 96 feet to a china berry tree; containing one half acre, more or less.

Together with the hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging and all fixtures now attached to and used in connection with the premises herein described.

Said sale will be subject to the right of way easements and restrictions of record in the Probate Office of Randolph County, Alabama, and will be subject to existing special assessments, if any, which might adversely affect the title to subject property.

Said property will be sold on an “As Is, Where Is” basis without warranty or recourse, express or implied as to title, use and/or enjoyment.

Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.

Said sale will be made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by the above described mortgage, and the proceeds thereof will be applied as provided by the terms of said mortgage. The Mortgagee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the real estate and to credit its purchase price against the expenses of sale and the indebtedness secured by the real estate.

The failure of any high bidder to pay the purchase price and close this sale shall, at the option of Mortgagee, be cause for rejection of the bid, and if the bid is rejected, Mortgagee shall have the option of making the sale to the next highest bidder who is able, capable and willing to comply with the terms thereof.

This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.


First Bank of Alabama, successor by merger

to Bank of Wedowee


Justin B. Little


Attorneys for Mortgagee

2115 11th Street

Post Office Box 2863

Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35403-2863

Telephone: 205-391-0073

File No. 63.0286

Publication Dates: June 10, 2020, June 17, 2020 and June 24, 2020.



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