Section 35-6-63

Sale instead of partition - Payment and distribution of purchase money.

Such commissioner may discharge himself from all liability for money received by him for the property sold, by paying over the same to the judge of probate, after deducting therefrom the costs and expenses attending the sale, including commissions to him at the same rate that executors or administrators receive for collecting, but in no case more than $100.00; and such net proceeds must be distributed by the judge of probate among the persons entitled thereto, according to their respective interests.

(Code 1867, §3125; Code 1876, §3519; Code 1886, §3258; Code 1896, §3183; Code 1907, §5227; Code 1923, §9327; Code 1940, T. 47, §215.)