Jessie Reed et al.v. Rena Benton Reed

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Jessie Reed et al.v. Rena Benton Reed
Case Date: 
1938
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Wills, Construction of

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
61
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Thomas B. Reed died w/will, named daughter Jessie ext.. Add. Pla.: Thomas' daughters Bertha Reed Walker, Leona Reed Lansford; grandchildren Gertrude Yates Orr, Gordon Yates & minor Lloyd Yates (children of deceased daughter Annie Reed Yates). Will left each child 1/5 share (w/Annie's children to share her 1/5). Rena is widow of Thomas' son Rollie, who died 2 mos. after Thomas. Dispute re Rollie's share in Thomas' estate, which Rollie left to Rena. Estate primarily consists of land near Soddy, TN.