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My mother died in...

My mother died in Temple Texas 2012, my sister is executor of the will. She has disowned me and refuses my calls or contacts. Is my mothers will on file? How can I proceed 2 read it?

Lawyer's Assistant: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Texas

Lawyer's Assistant: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?

None except my personal identification.

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Yes my sister has also made it impossible for me to contact my children who are now adults.

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Estate Law
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Estate Lawyer: RayAnswers, Attorney replied 4 months ago

Here you can contact county clerk where she deceased and order copy of will and anything else filed in probate.It is public record.It will be under the Estate of (your moms name)

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Mailing Address: P.O. Box 480
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