Texas has strict laws as to who may authorize cremation and who has the legal right to control the remains.
If you have specific instructions on your disposition after you death, it would be beneficial to have a disposition of remains in place. A qualified estate planning attorney can help you create this document.
See the list of who is entitled to remains in our blog.
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