WVC 44 - 15 - 4
§44-15-4. Evidence of necessity for appointment of guardian of
Where a petition is filed for the appointment of a guardian
of a minor ward, a certificate setting forth the age of such
minor as shown by the records and the fact that the appointment
of a guardian is a condition precedent to the payment of any
moneys due the minor by the government of the United States shall
be prima facie evidence of the necessity for such appointment.