Thank you for using JustAnswer. I am Loren, a licensed attorney. I will do whatever I can to answer your question and provide you excellent service.
Good morning. my condolences for your losses.
As an interested party, you can open an estate
in the state and county where your parents resided when they died. You can be appointed by the court as the estate representative and then start getting the estate assets inventoried. If your relatives have misappropriated estate property you can force them through the probate court to return it to the estate.
Because you live out of state, you will need to retain local counsel in Georgia. If you need help finding an attorney.
try Martindale Hubble. Many attorneys themselves use this site to locate attorneys outside their jurisdiction or expertise:
It is a huge worldwide database searchable by location and specialty.
I hope this is helpful. If you have more follow up questions please let me know. It is never a problem.