Sherrills Ford, NC asked in Estate Planning for North Carolina

Q: If one of the heirs to a parent 's estate is deceased, does the widow of that heir inherit or do his children?

Our parent is terminally ill and did not want to change his will after our sibling passed last year. He just wants to be sure someone in that siblings family inherits.

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Nina Whitehurst
Nina Whitehurst
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  • Crossville, TN

A: It is impossible to answer your question without reviewing the will of the parent and also the will of the pre-deceased child.

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