Gallery: She says she bought a mobile home for $16,000. Two years later, it’s not in her name.
ROSSVILLE, Ga. — Tonya and Brian Evans crammed shelves, a dresser, a bed, some family photos and Power Rangers action figures into their Honda Odyssey last week, bound for a storage shed down the road. It was time to move on, Tonya said. They were defeated.
They bought the trailer here, on Lot 66 of Stoney Pointe Mobile Home Park, almost two years ago. Or they thought they did. Tonya Evans keeps a bill of sale with her, proof she paid $16,138 for the trailer in June 2016. A squiggly signature sits at the bottom of the paper, above the word "SELLER." She says that’s a promise in writing by Tom Lackey, the park’s owner.
But about five weeks ago, county workers showed up and taped a yellow seizure n...Read More