Q: My mom lived in shawnee ok and died in tulsa ok and left no will and has gas and oil royalties in nacogdoches tx where
Would you file for probate and where would it be held at
I'm sorry for your loss. Whether you need a probate in TX will depend on TX law and whether you need a probate in OK will depend on OK law. In Oklahoma, your need for a probate will depend on numerous factors, including what types of assets your mom had, how those assets were titled, the value of those assets, etc. For more information, see the article titled "Do I Need Probate?" at the link below:
Also, many probate attorneys offer free consultations where they analyze your unique situation and provide more specific guidance.
Sorry for you loss.
For Oklahoma real property a probate may be required here.
For minerals in Texas, visit with an attorney there.
G. Wade Caldwell
Caldwell East & Finlayson
700 North Saint Mary’s Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
Patrick John Flueckiger
Attorney at Law
2028 E Ben White Blvd.
Austin, TX 78741
Eric C. Camp
Decker Jones, PC
801 Cherry St., Unit 46
Ft Worth, TX 76102
Might be able to assist you with minerals there.
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