Elderly woman found dead in Barnet Park in Spartanburg ID’d


SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office has identified the elderly woman found dead in Barnet Park on Tuesday afternoon.

Dispatchers told us the woman was found in the park near St. John Street around 12:21 p.m., and said the initial call came in as a person not breathing.

Coroner Rusty Clevenger identified the woman as Louise Tucker Keenon, 69.

Clevenger said Keenon was homeless and periodically stayed with her sister.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Wednesday.

Clevenger said there is no indication or information that Keenon died as a result of foul play by another person.

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