Section 6-7-101

Substitution pending an action - Death of ward.

If, pending an action, a ward should die, his or her personal representative may be made the party plaintiff or, if the nature of the case requires it, his or her heirs may be made parties plaintiff upon a motion served, as provided in the Alabama Rules of Civil Procedure.

(Code 1852, §2132; Code 1867, §2526; Code 1876, §2893; Code 1886, §2582; Code 1896, §20; Code 1907, §2479; Code 1923, §5689; Code 1940, T. 7, §105.)