Staff Reports

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by the Texas Rangers, is investigating the deaths of a married couple found deceased at their home.

The ACSO received a call from a family member at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, who stated he found his mother and father deceased at their home, located in the 7600 block of FM 2419.

The son advised the ACSO he had been out of contact with his parents for about three weeks. His father had been ill for some time and his mother had not been to work for more than two weeks, according the ACSO report.

Both persons appeared to have been deceased for some time. Justice of the Peace Pct. 4 James Sharp ordered an autopsy for both, which was scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 19. The case is still under investigation.