Charges in death of woman who sat in chair for 6 months

(WYFF) Two relatives of an 82-year-old Greenville woman who authorities say died after she sat in the same chair for six months have been charged with neglect, according to arrest warrants.

Warrants obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press show that David Scott Howell (picture below) and Carole Beam Howell (mugshot not avaliable) were arrested Jan. 21 and charged with abuse or neglect resulting in the death of a vulnerable adult.

Barbara Beam died Jan. 2, 2015, at her Greenville home. She lived with her sister, Carole Howell and David Howell, Carole Howell’s husband.