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Arkansas Wills Laws

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Code Section28-25-101, et seq.
Age of Testator18 years or older and of sound mind
Number of WitnessesTwo or more attesting witnesses must sign at the request and in the presence of the testator. Testator shall declare to the attesting witnesses that instrument is his will.
Nuncupative (Oral Wills)Not mentioned
Holographic WillsValid if entire body and signature is in handwriting of testator and evidence of three credible disinterested witnesses to handwriting

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