Section 43-8-163

Probate not prevented by subsequent incompetency of witnesses.

If the witnesses attesting the execution of any will are competent at the time of their attestation, their subsequent incompetency, from whatever cause it may arise, must not prevent the probate of such will, if otherwise satisfactorily proved.

(Code 1852, §1612; Code 1867, §1931; Code 1876, §2295; Code 1886, §1967; Code 1896, §4264; Code 1907, §6173; Code 1923, §10599; Code 1940, T. 61, §25; Code 1975, §43-1-39.)