Section 43-8-50

Controversy as to advancements - How issue made up and tried.

Controversies as to advancements are cognizable before the probate court, on the application, either of a party who has received an advancement, or of a party in interest, who alleges that an advancement has been made; and upon demand of either party, an issue in writing shall be made up under the direction of the court and tried by a jury as in other cases of contested fact.

(Code 1867, §1904; Code 1876, §2268; Code 1886, §1931; Code 1896, §1469; Code 1907, §3773; Code 1923, §7384; Code 1940, T. 16, §20; Code 1975, §43-3-35.)