Download this West Virginia Last Will and Testament form which provides for a West Virginia resident to choose a personal representative or executor who will administer the resident’s estate upon his or her passing. This representative is typically a trusted relative or friend or professional fiduciary. In addition, the person can use this form to designate those people who will be the recipients of his or her property upon his or her death.
Under West Virginia law, a “Will” includes codicil and any testamentary instrument that merely appoints an executor, revokes or revises another will, nominates a guardian or expressly excludes or limits the right of an individual or class to succeed to property of the decedent passing by intestate succession. W. Va. Code, § 42-1-1