Missing woman found dead in Horry Co.

Beverly Kelly (Source: Florence PD)
Beverly Kelly (Source: Florence PD)

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - A woman reported missing from the Florence area on Tuesday has died, according to the Horry County Coroner's Office.

The Florence Police Department reported that 47-year-old Beverly Kelly was last seen on Tuesday, April 30 on South Coit Street. Before that, she made a phone call to a family member and left a message.

Police spokesman Major Carlos Raines says Beverly Kelly lived in the Dillon area but worked in Florence. But she reportedly quit her job on Tuesday. Kelly was known to suffer from depression but did not have her medications when she apparently disappeared.

Horry County Coroner Robert Edge says Beverly Kelly passed away from an apparent suicide.

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