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What is in a petition to probate a Will?

Posted by Joseph Britt | Feb 27, 2024

What information should be contained in the petition to probate a Will in Alabama?

A Petition to probate a Will in Alabama should contain the following information:

  1. The date the decedent passed away;
  2. The place of death and where the decedent resided at the time of death;
  3. The date the will was executed;
  4. The names of the witnesses to the will;
  5. The names of the next of kin with relationship status and addresses;
  6. If waivers of notice have been signed, the petition should state such and be filed with the waivers;

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