25-1405. Death of party; cessation of powers of personal representative; right of action surviving to or against successor; revivor.

Where one of the parties to an action dies, or his powers as a personal representative cease, before the judgment, if the right of action survives in favor of or against his representatives or successor, the action may be revived, and proceed in their names.

Source:R.S.1867, Code § 458, p. 470; R.S.1913, § 8026; C.S.1922, § 8967; C.S.1929, § 20-1405; R.S.1943, § 25-1405.