Pursuant to Virginia Code §58.1-3975, the following real property will be auctioned for sale to the highest bidder at a Timed-to-Live Simulcast (with online and in person bidding) public auction, which will commence at Russell County Government Center Auditorium, 139 Highland Drive, Lebanon, Virginia 24266 on August 16, 2022 at 10:00am or soon thereafter as may be affected. The sale of such property is subject to the terms and conditions below, any conditions which may be subsequently posted by Mitchell Auction Firm (“Auctioneer”) and Taxing Authority Consulting Services, PC (“TACS”), 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.

For complete information (including terms, conditions and property listings), please see the Information Packet.

You can visit the auctioneer’s website here:

Property Owner Tax Map No. TACS No. Property Description
N1 JWC Investments of Virginia LLC 104R-642 157605 Main Street, Lot ENLG 5; Town of Lebanon
N2 JWC Investments of Virginia LLC 104R-643 157605 527 Russell Street, Lebanon; Dry Cleaning Plant, Lot ENLG 5; Town of Lebanon
N3 S D King 136L-1411A 157927  Skillet Lot; fronting on Moccasin Valley Road; Moccasin Magisterial District
N4 Dewey Cox 114L-SA-1994A 157767  173 Coal Lane, St. Paul; Lots 12 thru 15 Inc.; Cleveland Magisterial District
N5 Bonnie Winebarger 158R-SA-1854 467734  240 Gravel Lick Road, Castlewood; Hamlin Tract; Castlewood Magisterial District
N6 Bonnie Winebarger 158R-SA-1855 467734  Fronts on Gravel Lick Road; Hamlin Tract; Castlewood Magisterial District
N7 Ada Lillian Kiser Estate 141R-1340 158074  8 acres +/-; Eagles Nest Branch; Cleveland Magisterial District
N8 WB and Flora Ellen Hubbard 77R-210 159143 1.5 acres +/-; fronts on Arnold Road; Elias Honaker Land; Honaker Magisterial District
N9 Lora and Roger Musick Thurman 76L-1219A 159025  445 Thompson Creek Road, Honaker; Tunnel Lot; Honaker Magisterial District
N10 Claude Grizzle 114L-SA-2012 157770  2907 Ivy Ridge Road, Cleveland; Clinchfield Lot; Cleveland Magisterial District
N11 Bobby Ray and Diane McReynolds 157R-IC-2625 158330  426 Morefiled Bottom Drive, St. Paul; Lot 45 and 46; Castlewood Magisterial District
N12 Ernest and Lina Dishman 160R-II-2497 158497  1510 Straight Hollow Road, Dante; Lot 421 Subv. J; Castlewood Magisterial District
N13 Fannie Vicars 157L-2726 158497  273 River Road, Castlewood; Minneapolis Lots 14 thru 18, Inc.; Castlewood Magisterial District
N14 Amanda L. H. Steffey and Jason G. Steffey 159R-ID-2293 158440  121 Cigarette Holw, Dante; Lot 170; Castlewood Magisterial District
N15 Amanda L. H. Steffey and Jason G. Steffey 159R-ID-2273 158440 Dante Lot 187, Swan Corp. Subv. D; Castlewood Magisterial District
N16 Emory Bruce Howard 157R-SA-1783 158345  Fronts on Vinton Street, Castlewood; Castlewood Magisterial District
N17 Otis Powers 114L-2003B 157754 Fronts on N. Clinchfield Drive, Cleveland; Chaney Creek Lot; Cleveland Magisterial District
N18 Clara D. Ray Heirs 119L-2541 157890  .36 acres +/- fronting on Morning Star Circle, Lebanon; Moccasin Magisterial District
N19 Debra Miller, et al 68L-1743 158875  111 Apple Blossom Road, Swords Creek; .89 acres, +/-; Tina Helton Lot; Honaker Magisterial District
N20 Sam G. Crosby, et al 160L-IC-2376 467736  Fronts on Saw Mill Holw, Dante; Subv. G; Cleveland Magisterial District
N21 Lydia Brown 69L-3155 158919  3589 Lynn Springs Road, Swords Creek; Sulphur Spring Fork; Honaker Magisterial District
N22 Jack Booth 65L-3223A 158785  Fronts on Redbud Highway, Honaker; Blackford Lot; Honaker Magisterial District
N23 Gwen Griffith 68R-3026 158901  8.0 acres +/-; Swords Creek; Honaker Magisterial District

GENERAL TERMS OF SALE: The Treasurer has the right to reject any bids determined to be unreasonable in relation to estimated value of the Property. Any unsold property will be offered for sale again at the next auction, whenever that may be.

Properties are conveyed by Special Warranty Deed, subject to any easements, covenants, agreements, restrictions, reservations, and any and all rights of record which may affect the property. Properties are offered for sale as-is, where-is, and if-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, at their own expense, prior to bidding on any of the properties to determine the suitableness of the property for their purposes. It is not guaranteed that the property has a right-of-way or that it is not landlocked. Property is sold in gross and not by the acre. There is no warranty as to the accuracy of the GIS system, nor is the information contained therein a legal representation of any of the features of the property which it depicts.

The sale of property to the highest bidder is not contingent upon obtaining financing. Financing, if needed, is the sole responsibility of the high bidder.

By bidding, parties are entering into a legally binding contract, waive all rescission rights, and understand that their bid is immediately binding, irrevocable, and enforceable. Additionally, by bidding, parties are representing that they have read, and agree to be bound by, all terms and conditions for this sale. Failure to complete the property purchase will result in forfeiture of any funds paid and may subject the highest bidder to additional damages, which may include expenses and any deficit upon resale.

PAYMENT TERMS: The highest bidder shall remit payment in full at the time of the auction. There will be a 10% buyer’s premium or a $100 flat fee, whichever is greater, added to the final bid. Recording costs for deed recordation will also be the responsibility of the successful bidder and are due at the time of the auction.

Terms applicable to In-Person Bidders ONLY: The total balance is due from the highest bidder at the conclusion of the auction. All payments must be made in the form of personal check, cashier’s check, or money order. No cash will be accepted.

Terms applicable to Online Bidders ONLY: All interested parties must register and be approved by the Auctioneer. Registration and bidding are free of charge and are done through the Auctioneer’s website If any interested bidders are unable to attend for in-person bidding and wish to bid on property, but do not have access to the internet, please contact Mark Mitchell, at 276-608-0619 for assistance.

The highest bidder will receive their purchase contract and balance due via email following the close of the auction. The contract shall immediately be executed and returned to TACS. The auction price and buyer’s premium must be received in full within seven (7) days following the auction closing (no later than August 23, 2022). All payments must be made in the form of certified funds, cashier’s check, money order or wire transfer. Cash and personal checks will not be accepted. Checks and money orders shall be made payable to Russell County and forwarded to TACS, at the address shown below. Wire transfer instructions will be provided to the highest bidder upon request.

To qualify as a purchaser at this auction you may not owe delinquent taxes to Russell County. Questions concerning the registration and bidding process should be directed to the Auctioneer online at, by email to or by phone to Mark Mitchell, at 276-608-0619. Questions concerning the properties subject to sale should be directed to TACS online at, by email to, by phone to 804-506-3102, or by writing to the address below.

Re: Russell Non-Judicial Sale Auction
Taxing Authority Consulting Services, PC
P.O. Box 31800
Henrico, Virginia 23294-1800