oa Codicillus - Law of succession : from the law reports
|Article Title||Law of succession : from the law reports|
|© Publisher:||UNISA Press|
|Publication Date||May 2002|
|Pages||84 - 85|
Section 2(3) of the Wills Act 7 of 1953 applied to a joint will; witness to a will allowed to benefit in terms of s 4A(2) of the Act - Theron and Another v Master of the High Court  3 All SA 507 (NC)
The applicant and her late husband were married in community of property. They made a joint will comprising 12 pages. The testamentary document was duly signed by the deceased and two witnesses, one of which was their son. The applicant signed all the pages of the will, except page 11.
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