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Custody issues are decided by the courts on the basis of the best interest of the child in question. If the child is likely to be cared for better by the father than by the grandmother, then yes, the father would have a good chance of winning custody.

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Q: Can a married father win custody of a child The mother is deceased and child currently living with grandmother?
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