ORANGE, Texas — The household of a Southeast Texas mom who was murdered final week is trying to find solutions.
Casie Lynn Graves, 38, was discovered strangled close to the Worldwide Paper facility off of North Freeway 87, north of Orange.
Her household has now arrange a GOFUNDME to assist cowl the funeral bills.
Casie Graves leaves behind 4 younger daughters, the 2 youngest are below 6-years-old. They’re pressured to develop up with out their mom.
“I really feel empty, I haven’t got any closure, I am simply misplaced, and damaged, and unhappy. And I do not know the place I am going from right here,” stated Vickie Graves, her mom.
Vickie Graves coronary heart is in items as she mourns the lack of her daughter.
“She’s an amazing daughter, she has a really large coronary heart. I thank God, that I obtained to see her Thursday,” Vickie Graves stated.
Lisa Leger, Casie’s older sister, instructed 12News her sister was most happy with being a mother to her 4 daughters.
“She at all times was very happy with her youngsters she would ship you movies or humorous footage. And shared stuff on a regular basis in textual content messages. I believe they have been her world,” stated Leger.
Casie was identified for her humorousness and the sunshine she delivered to household gatherings.
“It is a large loss for the household, you understand. Like I stated, Thanksgiving, any type of gatherings that you’ve you are gonna always be pondering, you understand I want Casie was right here. ‘This could be a lot funnier if Casie was right here, this may be so significantly better’,” stated Eric Graves, Casie’s youthful brother.
Eric began a GOFUNDME, not solely to assist pay for funeral prices, however to arrange a school belief fund for Casie’s daughters.
“You already know I see little $10 donations issues like that. $20, from individuals who I do know do not have a lot cash, they usually do this anyway. You already know I see a lot extra good occur out of this,” Eric stated.
Orange County deputies confirmed that Casie was strangled on September sixteenth.
The Graves household is pleading for her killer to show themselves in.
“You are going to get caught both means. I believe you must give the household closure faster moderately than later. Go forward and are available ahead and confess to this,” stated Eric.
Casie’s younger daughters do not know the way their mom died however the household says they nonetheless deserve justice.
“That can give them closure of their older days. You already know when they’ll school, at the least they caught this man. You already know that is a giant deal,” Eric stated.
When you’ve got info that might assist investigators resolve Casie’s homicide you are urged to contact Crime Stoppers or Orange police.
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