43-year-old Fulton’s Bush Elementary School teacher Allison Abitz and her 11-year-old daughter Jozee Abitz found dead in Boone County – Sunday, August 22, 2021

Boone County Death of Allison Abitz and Jozee Abitz – Obituary

43-year-old Bush Elementary School teacher, Allison Abitz, and 11-year-old daughter, Jozee Abitz,  were found dead in their home in Boone County on Sunday, August 22, 2021. Police believe the two Fulton residents are victims of a homicide. They were found at the home Allison is believed to have owned in the 7500 block of Lavender Drive.

In the late hours of Sunday, August 22, 2021, concerned family and friends asked the police for a welfare check on the mother and daughter. Police arrived to find both Allison and Jozzee already dead at the scene.

According to neighbors, the two had just moved into their home. Allison was described by mother of 5, Venessa Nelson, as a good teacher who was loved by her students.