What information or documents need to be located?

  • Last Will and Testament: Oklahoma law requires the original will be offered for probate. It may be located where the decedent kept important documents, with family, or with the attorney who drafted the estate plan.
  • Copies of Trust, if any (and any amendments thereto)
  • Legal descriptions or copies of deeds to real property
  • Any recent tax returns of the decedent
  • Public benefits information such as Medicaid or Social Security
  • Family history information