How can one revoke a will in Mississippi?

Here are common methods to revoke a Will in Mississippi:

  1. A will or any part of it can be revoked by executing a subsequent will that revokes the previous will or part expressly or by inconsistency.
  2. A testator can revoke his will by revocatory acts on the will which includes burning, tearing, canceling, obliterating, or destroying the will or any part of it.
  3. Another individual can also perform the revocatory acts in the testator’s conscious presence and by the testator’s direction.



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