Clarksville, TN – Investigators with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office have identified the human remains found in Palmyra Thursday morning as Melissa Sue Napier (Woodruff), 30, of Clarksville Tennessee.
Napier, originally from New York, is an Army veteran. She served in the military for 4 1/2 years and rose to the rank of an E-5 Sergeant. She completed 2 tours in Iraq working as a Chemical Operations Specialist.She leaves behind a young son. He is currently with his father in Ohio.
Cause of death is still under investigation. Autopsy results are still pending from the Medical Examiner in Nashville, TN. Foul play has not been ruled out.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Investigator William Wall at 931.648.0611 ext 13415 or Crime toppers at 931.645.TIPS (8477).