Mrs. Clora Smith, et al. v. Mrs. Zilpha Moss, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Mrs. Clora Smith, et al. v. Mrs. Zilpha Moss, et al.
Case Date: 
1933
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Conspiracy to Commit Murder

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
118
Notes / Description: 

Add pltfs: Virgie Cherry, Margret Jordan. Add. dfnts: Vassie Meadows, Elmer Meadows, Lilburn Moss, and First State Bank. Pltfs. were daughters of W. H. Moss and Zilpha Moss, add dfnts. (sans Elmer)children of the same couple. The pltfs. accused the dfnts. of conspiring to kill and rid themselves of the body of W. H. Moss in an attempt to claim his estate and holdings. Moss' body was found shortly after it had been dumped in a river, but the dfnts. did not issue a missing person's report.