“About four hours after Shellie’s body was discovered we identified Shellie by describing the shoes that she was wearing. We also provided photos, but she was unrecognizable. The police and media identified our daughter as the ‘dead woman’ all day long on Sunday; this broke my heart.”
- Bill Carson, August 14th, 2005

This dead woman had a name. She was Mary Rachel “Shellie” Carson and she was Bill’s “Daddy’s little girl” and Charlotte’s “pride and joy” and she died a brutal death on August 14th, 2005.