COUNTY OF WISE v THOMAS SMITH

September 05, 2022

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. CL22-530

v.

THOMAS SMITH, 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.

097A1 (01) 002

005-6-7-8-9-10-11

Account No. 006023

All that certain lot, piece, or parcel of real property together with any improvements thereon and appurtenances thereunto belonging, lying and being situate in the Town of Coeburn, Wise County, Virginia and being known as Lots 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 in Bk.2 known as Tax Map Number 097A1 (01) 002 005-6-7-8-9-10-11.

And being the same property conveyed to Thomas Smith from Bruce Beverly, Trustee of the Barney C. Addington Trust and Judy Hall by Quit Claim Deed of Gift dated October 7, 2015 and recorded in the Clerk's Office of the Circuit Court of Wise County, Virginia on January 8, 2016 as Instrument Number 201600181.

This description is made subject to all easements, conditions, agreements, restrictions, and reservations of record which affect the property herein described.

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: Thomas Smith, who is believed to be deceased and whose last known address is 4963 6th Street NW, Coeburn, Virginia 24230; Beth Anne Odle, whose last known address is 3517 Falls Creek Road, Dungannon, Virginia 24245; Thomas James Smith Jr. a/k/a Thomas J. Smith Jr., whose last known address is 113 Bunting Road , Coeburn, Virginia 24230; Mechell Smith Bentley, whose last known address is 707 Walnut Street, Clintwood, Virginia 24228; and that any officers, heirs, devisees, successors in title of the Respondents named herein or any lienholders of any named Respondents or against the aforementioned property 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 October 14, 2022 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 31st day of August, 2022.

Jack Kennedy

Clerk

I Ask For This:

John A. Rife, Esq.

(VSB No. 45805)

Jeffrey A. Scharf, Esq.

(VSB No. 30591)

Mark K. Ames, Esq.

(VSB No. 27409)

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

Paul L. LaBarr, Esq.

(VSB No. 91609)

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

Seth R. Konopasek, Esq. (VSB No. 97065)

Taxing Authority

Consulting Services, PC

P.O. Box 31800

Henrico, Virginia
23294-1800

Phone: (804) 545-2500

Facsimile: (804) 545-2378

TACS No.: 509041

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