Pursuant to the terms of those certain Decrees of Sale entered in the Circuit Court of Halifax County, the undersigned Special Commissioner will offer for sale at public auction the following described real estate at the Halifax County Board of Supervisors Meeting Room located on the 2nd floor at 1030 Mary Bethune Street, Halifax, Virginia 24112, on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 1:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as may be affected. The sale of such property is subject to the terms and conditions below and any such terms and conditions which may be announced on the day of the auction. Announcements made on the day of the auction take precedence over any prior written or verbal terms of sale.

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Property Owner Identification




1. Ballow, Robert & Corean and

Martin, Andrew

GPIN No. 3452-55-1900

PRN No. 6419

TACS No. 451566

Vacant – Farm Road, South Boston – 3.45 acres +/- Banister District
2. Banks, Mary Estelle & Otis Earl


GPIN Nos. 3443-75-0565 & 0256

PRN No. 6457

TACS No. 451567

Vacant – 1 acre +/- Mountain Road, west of Halifax – Banister District
3. Brooks, Jo Ann, et al. GPIN No. 3461-78-3509

PRN No. 1685

TACS No. 451585

Vacant – College Street, South Boston
4. Edmunds, Phil GPIN No. 3424-29-8535

PRN No. 11947

TACS No. 451618

2155 Asbury Church Road, Vernon Hill – 5 acres +/-
5. Gosier, Ollie Younger GPIN No. 3348-75-9959

PRN No. 27228

TACS No. 451876

5089 Bold Springs Road, South Boston – 1.15 acres +/-
6. Lee, Sr., Rupert & Mamie GPIN No. 3319-42-4815

PRN No. 17117

TACS No. 451633

2220 Melon Road, South Boston – 0.68 acre +/-
7. Lloyd, Christy Gail J. GPIN No. 3452-30-5933

PRN No. 28062

TACS No. 451882

1709 Berry Hill Road, South Boston – 1.5 acres +/-
8. McCraw, Abner GPIN No. 3339-76-9504

PRN No. 18311

TACS No. 451783

7015 Philpott Road, South Boston – 1.00 acre +/-
9. Pamplin, Lorraine

Patterson, Jr., Joseph B.

GPIN Nos. 3461-88-0762 & 0782

PRN No. 1659

TACS No. 451632

1908 College Street, South Boston
10. Penick, Sterling Tax Map No. 04NM/28

PRN No. 20489

TACS No. 451556

Not Mapped – 7 acres +/- Birch Creek District on the road from Brooklyn to Danville
11. Carmen Pineiro Revocable Trust GPIN No. 3461-22-3935

PRN No. 3757

TACS No. 451946

329 Summit Drive, South Boston
12. Carmen Pineiro Revocable Trust GPIN No. 3461-63-5800

PRN No. 4212

TACS No. 451946

306 Ellyson Avenue, South Boston
13. Spinner, Mary Willie B. GPIN No. 3479-36-4258

PRN No. 23441

TACS No. 451558

Vacant – Quarles School Trail, Nathalie 2.85 acres +/-
14. U.S. Bank, N.A., Trustee for Manufactured Housing Contract Senior/Subordinate Pass-Through Certificate Trust 1999-5 GPIN No. 3580-94-0789

PRN No. 8213

TACS No. 451694

8050 Coles Ferry Road, Nathalie – 1 acre +/-






TERMS OF SALE: All sales are subject to confirmation by the Circuit Court of the County of Halifax. The Special Commissioner of Sale has the right to reject any bids determined to be unreasonable in relation to the estimated value of the Property. The highest bidder shall deposit twenty-five percent (25%) or One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00), whichever is greater, at the time of the auction. Bids which are less than One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) shall be paid in full at the time of the auction. Deposits shall not exceed Twenty Thousand Dollars ($20,000.00). Such sum shall be held by the Special Commissioner and credited towards the purchase price following confirmation of the sale. All deposits must be made in the form of personal check, traveler’s check, cashier’s check or money order. NO CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED. There will be a 10% buyer’s premium or $100.00 flat fee, whichever is greater, added to the final bid to determine final contract price. The buyer’s premium or flat fee is due at the time of the auction.


The balance of the purchase price shall be deposited by the highest bidder with the Special Commissioner within fifteen (15) days of confirmation of the sale by the Court. Recording costs for deed recordation will be the responsibility of the successful bidder and will be due with the balance of the purchase price within fifteen (15) days of confirmation of sale by the Court.  Properties are conveyed by Special Warranty Deed, subject to any easements, covenants, agreements, restrictions, reservations, and all rights of record which may affect the property.


Properties are offered for sale as-is, with all faults and without any warranty, either expressed or implied. Persons are encouraged to make a visual inspection of the property within the limits of the law and to obtain an independent title search prior to bidding on any of the properties. Bidders are strongly encouraged to make their own inspection to determine the suitableness of the property and it is assumed that all bidders will perform due diligence prior to the day of the auction. Any costs incurred by the bidder to inspect the property are at the expense of the bidder and are non-refundable.


Please be advised that to qualify as a bidder at this auction, you may not owe delinquent taxes to the County of Halifax and you may not be a Defendant in any pending delinquent tax matter. Questions concerning the properties subject to sale or the tax sale process should be directed to TACS online at, by email to, or by phone to (804) 612-9041 or (804) 612-0629.


John A. Rife, Esquire
Special Commissioner
Taxing Authority Consulting Services, PC
P.O. Box 31800
Henrico, Virginia 23294-1800