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The execution of a will, other than a holographic or nuncupative will, must be by the signature of the testator and of at least two (2) witnesses as follows:
(1)?The testator shall signify to the attesting witnesses that the instrument is the testator's will and either:
(A)?The testator sign;
(B)?Acknowledge the testator's signature already made; ?or
(C)?At the testator's direction and in the testator's presence have someone else sign the testator's name; ?and
(D)?In any of the above cases the act must be done in the presence of two (2) or more attesting witnesses.
(2)?The attesting witnesses must sign:
(A)?In the presence of the testator; ?and
(B)?In the presence of each other.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Tennessee Code Title 32. Wills § 32-1-104 - last updated January 01, 2020 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tn/title-32-wills/tn-code-sect-32-1-104.html
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