**NOT FINAL**

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NORTH CAROLINA

No. 5A00

FILED 16 JUNE 2000

WILLIAM A. TUCKER, JR. and JAMES P. ASHBURN, T.C. HOMESLEY, JR., AND WILLIAM Y. WILKINS, as CO-ADMINISTRATORS OF THE ESTATE OF WILLIAM ARNOLD TUCKER, SR.

    v.

ANNE STEWART WESTLAKE (aka Anne Stuart Harley Tucker Westlake) and husband, WILLIAM RICHARD WESTLAKE

    Appeal pursuant to N.C.G.S. § 7A-30(2) from the decision of a divided panel of the Court of Appeals, ___ N.C. App. ___, 523 S.E.2d 139 (1999), finding no prejudicial error in a judgment entered 30 September 1998 by McHugh, J., in Superior Court, Iredell County. Heard in the Supreme Court 16 May 2000.
    Sharon Lowe for plaintiff-appellants.

    Pope McMillan Kutteh Simon & Privette, P.A., by William H. McMillan and Ryan D. Bolick, for defendant-appellees.

    PER CURIAM.
    The decision of the Court of Appeals is reversed for the reasons stated in Judge Wynn's dissenting opinion.
    REVERSED.

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