Section 12-11-61

Irregular sales of lands under decrees of probate court may be confirmed.

Sales of lands made under a decree of the probate court, the parties in interest having had legal notice of the proceedings in which the decree was rendered, which are invalid because of errors, omissions or irregularities in the proceedings in the probate court, may be confirmed by a judgment of the circuit court if it is shown that the lands were sold for their full value, which has been fully paid to the party entitled to receive it.

(Code 1876, §§3840, 3841; Code 1886, §3539; Code 1896, §808; Code 1907, §3917; Code 1923, §6485; Code 1940, T. 13, §148.)