The Suspicious Death of Janice Willhelm (Robeson)

In December 2010, Janice Wilhelm allegedly committed suicide. She was shot by a .45 caliber semi automatic in the throat at such an angle the bullet went into her lungs and severed her spinal cord. It is quite difficult to shoot oneself at that angle. Janice Wilhelm had no upper body strength and utilized a walker to get around the house.

The Suspicious Death of Morris Robeson

Born and raised on pleasant ridge 7 miles from Centerville on FM1119. Morris was at one time the largest employer in Leon County having several saw mills. His father in law was the County Sherrif Ben Lee and he was active in a local church his entire life. In the late 1990s deteriorating disk in his upper back and lower neck prevented him from raising his arms above his shoulders. He suffered a stroke in 1998 and was unable to lift a plastic nose and hair trimmer to his nose or ear yet he allegedly shot himself with a colt 38 revolver with a 6inch barrel in the head.

The Suspicious Death of Mellisa Douget Pierce

Melissa Douget Pierce, shown here, reportedly came forward stating she had been sexualy molested by her father as a teen and could not concieve children as a result. Shortly thereafter her husband Tommy Pierce went to work and she was found later the same day by her father who for unknown reasons traveled to the residence and contacted Leon County Sherrifs Department his daughter was found dead. Her death was ruled a suicide and later the local newspaper published a poem she allegedly had written which they described as "dark poetry"  included with her obituary.

The suspicious Death of Joe Weaver

Highway Patrolman Joe Weaver was the first person on the scene of Morris Robeson's death and requested an 

investigation. He began to ask questions and some felt he was investigating the deaths on the ridge himself. The day before he died his wife Jennifer Weaver picked up her daughter and his youngest son from school and drove them to Madisonville on I45 asking the son to telephone his father and requesting he go into the house from the barn where he was at.

The step daughter has reportedly told school counselor Patricia Hammond that she had been molested by Joe previously. Allegedly his wife telephoned then sherrif Mike Price to check on the welfare of Joe. After leaving a gas station in Madisonville his wife drove back to the home where they found the sherrifs deputies at the house and Joe was dead. Mike Price reported that upon arriving at Joes home he witnessed him walk from the barn to the house and stopping to pull his serivce pistol and shoot himself in the head.