No. C14-86-702-CV.

731 S.W.2d 103 (1987)

Debra Lynn NOVOTNY, Appellant, v. Van E. WITTNER, Administrator of the Estate of Joseph Patrick Novotny, Deceased and Donald R. Royall, Successor Guardian of the Estate of Misty Marie Novotny and Robyn Lee Novotny, Minors, Appellees.

Court of Appeals of Texas, Houston (14th Dist.).

Rehearing Denied April 16, 1987.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Dianne Richards, Houston, Edith Roberts, Cleburne, for appellant.

Van E. Wittner, Donald R. Royall, Houston, Donald E. Kee, Sugarland, for appellees.



SEARS, Justice.

This is an appeal from the award of insurance proceeds to the successor guardian of the decedent's children. The dispute over the ownership of the proceeds of the life insurance policy is between the decedent's former wife, who was the named beneficiary on the policy, the administrator of the decedent's estate, and the successor guardian of the decedent's two children. The decedent and Appellant were divorced twenty-one days before...

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