No. 6929SC168.

167 S.E.2d 82 (1969)

4 N.C. App. 426

Nannie Mae BURNS v. Ewart BURNS, Executor of the Estate of Mary Cleo Burns, Deceased.

Court of Appeals of North Carolina.

April 30, 1969.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Hamrick & Hamrick, by J. Nat Hamrick, Rutherfordton, and J. A. Benoy, Forest City, for plaintiff appellee.

George R. Morrow and Carroll W. Walden, Jr., Forest City, for defendant appellant.

BRITT, Judge.

Defendant's first assignment of error relates to the failure of the trial court to grant defendant's motions for nonsuit.

The rule applicable to the case before us has been well established in this jurisdiction. In Ray v. Robinson, 216 N.C. 430, 5 S.E.2d 127, in an opinion by Stacy, C. J., it is said: "It is established by a number of decisions that in the absence of some express or implied gratuity, usually arising out of family relationship...

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