Q: My grandmother passed away Oct 3. My aunt & I are listed as co-executors & everything she owned is to be equally
divided between us. I live in DE - she lives in GA where the lawyer is - there has been nothing posted in paper regarding death or collections? she is asking me to make her "sole executor" which i do not want to do. What are my options to resolve this issue & split the inheritance?
A: She might want to be sole executor solely for convenience. Or she might want to keep the executor fee all for herself. Or, she might have more even more nefarious reasons. There is no way any attorney answering this question can know.
Your grandmother had reasons for naming both of you. If I were you, I would honor my grandmother's wishes and stay on as co-executor. You have no obligation to agree to resign as co-executor.
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