COUNTY OF WISE VS. ROBERT E BEELER III

June 24, 2021

VIRGINIA:
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE COUNTY OF WISE

COUNTY OF WISE, VIRGINIA, a Political Subdivision of

the Commonwealth of

Virginia
Complainant

Case No. CL21-675

v.

ROBERT E. BEELER III, ET AL
Respondent(s)

ORDER OF PUBLICATION

The object of this suit is to enforce the lien of the Complainant, County of Wise, Virginia, for delinquent real estate taxes against certain real property located in the County of Wise, Virginia, described as follows:

Tax Map No. 066 ( ) 002B

Account No. 10558

All those certain lots or parcels of land, lying and being situate in Wise County, Virginia and being known as

Tax Map Number 066 ( ) 002B and being more particularly described as follows:

First Tract: Beginning at a small white walnut, on the west side of Clear Creek and corner of the tract now or formerly owned by Patton Nickles, with the line of the same S. 81 W. 37 poles to a white oak; thence N. 5 W. 16 poles to a sugar tree; thence S. 89 00 W. 52 poles to a small chestnut and dogwood pointer; thence N. 4 30 E. 26 poles to a sugar tree and chestnut on a hillside thence N. 62 E. 16 poles to a small chestnut; thence N. 85 E. 18 poles to a small water oak and double maple; thence S. 57 E. 17 poles to a locust; thence N. 65 E. 12 poles to a small chestnut; thence N. 20 00 E. 13 poles to a small chestnut sprout; thence N. 31 poles to a stake beyond a gate, near an apple tree; thence S. 49 E. about three poles to a stake; thence southwest about 4 poles to a small hickory; thence S. 59 E. 39 poles to a white walnut and birch on Clear Creek; thence up the same as it meanders S. 5 W. 11 poles to a stake; thence S. 15 W. 34 poles to the Beginning containing 35 1/4 acres more or less.

Second Tract: Adjoining the first tract in Wise County, Virginia, on the waters of Clear Creek and being the same tract that was bequeathed and willed to John Conley and Pattie Conley, his wife, by James Smith, deceased, as is shown in the last will and testament of the said James Smith, deceased, of record in the Clerk's Office of Wise County, Virginia, in Wills and Inventory book No. 6 at Page 202, containing three (3) or four (4) acres, sold by the boundary and not by the acre, being the same two tracts that the part of the first part on the 30th day of April, 1930, purchased from Huldy Hall and R. H. Hall, her husband, as is shown by Deed of the above date which said deed is of record in the Clerk's Office of Wise County in Deed Book 198 at page 153 to which reference is hereby made.

And being the same parcels conveyed to Mary Easley, et als from Nancy V. Horne by Deed dated February 18, 1931 and recorded in the Clerk's Office of the Circuit Court of Wise County, Virginia on February 23, 1931 in Deed Book 200 at Page 406.

This description is made subject to all easements, conditions, agreements, restrictions, and reservations of record which affect the property herein described including but not limited to those recorded in Deed Book 200 at Page 406.

IT APPEARING that an Affidavit has been made and filed stating that due diligence has been used, without effect, to ascertain the identity and location of certain parties to be served, that the last known addresses for the Respondents herein are as follows: Robert E. Beeler III, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Mary Easley, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Gladys Easley Sheets, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Robert E. Easley, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Sarah J. Stallard, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Samuel Stallard, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Otis Franklin Stallard, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Lucille Stallard Booher, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Benjamin C. Booher, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Belle Horne Sargent, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Henry Wilson Horne, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Eugene Horne, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Elizabeth "Lizzie" Nickels, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Naoma Nickels, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; James H. Nickels Jr., who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; James H. Nickels III, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Carrie Grigsby, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; John D. Grigsby, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Frances Elizabeth Bates Grigsby, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Ray B. Grigsby, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Willis Grigsby, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Ruby Kathryn Bush Grigsby, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Carl Grigsby, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; James O. Grigsby, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Gale Grigsby, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; William Hix Horne, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Ira Hopkins Horne, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Earl Smith Horne, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Louise Justice Horne, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Patsy Ann Horne Debord, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; JoAnne Horne Schmidt, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Kathryn Horne Breeden, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Thelma Horne Rasnake, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Jesse Fred Horne, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is unknown; Fredda Horne Chappel, whose last known address is unknown; Susan Horne Hogg, whose last known address is unknown; and that any officers, heirs, devisees, and successors in title of the Respondent named herein are made parties Respondent to this action individually and/or by the general description of Parties Unknown, it is hereby

ORDERED that the parties herein and all Parties Unknown and/or whose location cannot be ascertained appear on or before July 30, 2021 in the Clerk's Office of the Circuit Court of the County of Wise, Virginia, and do what may be necessary to protect their interests in this cause.

Entered on the 21st day of June, 2021.

Jack Kennedy

Clerk of Court

I Ask For This:

Andrew M. Neville, Esq. (VSB No. 86372)

John A. Rife, Esq.

(VSB No. 45805)

Jeffrey A. Scharf, Esq.

(VSB No. 30591)

Mark K. Ames, Esq.

(VSB No. 27409)

Paul L. LaBarr, Esq.

(VSB No. 91609)

Gregory L. Haynes, Esq. (VSB No. 37158)

Taxing Authority

Consulting Services, PC

P.O. Box 31800

Henrico, Virginia

23294-1800

Phone: (804) 864-0080

Facsimile: (804) 545-2378

TACS No.: 508882

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