Intelligence Requirements for Will-making

December 29, 2011

  • 409 Wills
  • 409II Testamentary Capacity
  • 409k31 k. Degree of Mental Capacity.

409 WillsTo make will, one does not have to be a genius, a college graduate, or a high school graduate, and need not even have attended grade school.
Harwell v. Garrett, 393 S.W.2d 256 (Ark. 1965)
Suggested by Paul Goeringer, Graduate Assistant; University of Arkansas AEAB Department; Fayetteville, AR