BIRTH: May 31, 1992
DEATH: April 7, 2009
Chelsie, 16, was shot and killed by her father. Also killed were her mother, Tammy Garner, Her Aunt Karen Beaty, and 11 year old cousin, Bobby Beaty.
About midnight before a scheduled Wednesday divorce hearing Kevin Garner, 45, drove to the rented home of his wife, Tammy Garner, and daughter, Chelsie Garner, in the Greenhill community in Lauderdale County. He shot them, along with his sister, Karen Beaty, and his 11-year-old nephew, Bobby Beaty. The Beaty’s, who lived in Illinois, were in town so Karen could help mediate the divorce proceeding. He killed himself near his home in Priceville, after burning the home to the ground.