‘You’re still alive only because I can’t afford a hitman,’
Tammy Reeves sent the chilling message to her late husband’s mistress after his death
Tammy was married to high school principal, Dennis Reeves, who ‘blew his brains out’ after he admitted his affair With his former secretary, Marcia Morgan, to his wife on May 19
Court docs claim Tammy Reeves sent abusive messages to his mistress
Tammy then posted messages to social media that appeared to threaten Morgan’ life
Reeves, 45, resigned as principal of Kirbyville High School minutes before his death on May, 23
Morgan blew the whistle on their relationship to District school authorities
Reeves was offered the chance to resign and or be forced out, minutes later he shot himself in the school parking lot
Marcia Morgan [left], was threatened by wife of school principal Dennis Reeves [right], the lover she exposed, in a series of chilling text messages. her whistle blowing ultimately cost him the job and led to his committing suicide
The wife of a Texas school principal branded his mistress a ‘whore’ and claimed she would ‘hire a hitman’ if she could afford it just days before he killed himself when confronted about the affair by school authorities.
Court documents claimed Tammy Reeves, wife of Principal Dennis Reeves, sent a string of abusive online and text messages to his former secretary, Marcia Morgan before he ‘blew his brains out’ in the school parking lot.
Mrs Reeves accused Mrs Morgan of being ‘a lying piece of trash’ in what school authorities have described as ‘fodder for a soap opera serial’.
Principal Reeves admitted to his wife on May 19 that he had an affair with his former secretary.
The woman at the center of the school scandal, Marcia Morgan, this week released a statement claiming that she “made a mistake in getting involved with” her boss, Dennis Reeves, Morgan said. She also stated hat she didn’t “want to get into an argument in the media” with his widow.
Tammy Reeves [left], discovered Morgan was having an affair with her husband before he shot himself in the school parking lot at Kirbyville High School Texas, last month. She allegedly threatened the life of her husband’s mistress
On May 23, Principal Reeves shot himself in the head in the parking lot of Kirbyville High School moments after being confronted about the affair and allegations of harassment by Superintendent Thomas Wallis.
According to court documents, after Reeves admitted the affair, his wife sent Morgan, his former secretary an ‘angry text message’.
She wrote: ‘He told me everything today. You are a lying piece of trash… Do your children know what their mother did?’
45-year-old educator Dennis Reeves, pictured with his wife Tammy, shot himself just days after he admitted an affair with this former secretary at Kirbyville High School, allegedly prompting Mrs Reeves to send the mistress abusive messages.
Marcia Morgan claims her lover’s wife, Tammy Reeves, targeted her with “vulgar and unwanted social media posts” and texts, including one ominous post that said: “You realize you’re still alive only because I can’t afford a hitman, right?” , according to the court documents.
Reeves, pictured, killed himself just minutes after being confronted by school authorities over allegations he had been involved in an extra marital affair with his former secretary
Authorities said Reeves shot himself in the head in the school parking lot inside his truck [photo], after he handed in his resignation as a result of allegations of harassment filed by Marcia Morgan.
Mrs Reeves at one point posted an image to social media of a note that was allegedly written by the former secretary to the school official. She included her own message as well when she posted the image, which appeasered to have been sent directly to the secretary, writing: ‘You realize you’re still alive only because I can’t afford a hitman, right?’
She also described the woman as the ‘secretary’ who had been ‘f****** my husband’.
On May 23, Morgan met with assistant superintendent Georgia Sayers and admitted to the affair and ‘expressed concern about the social media harassment from Mrs Reeves and described her concerns about workplace harassment from Mr Reeves’.
On the day he took his life, Principal Reeves had been subject to a harassment complaint from a staffer of Kirbyville High School, who claimed the principal had sent her ‘hundreds of text massages’.
The school district responsible for Kirbyville High School has lodged court papers seeking to lift a restraining order secured by Reeves’ wife who wants copies of complaints against him
According to court documents on May 23 ‘Reeves was presented with the certainty of an administrative investigation and was informed that he would be administratively suspended for three days pending the investigation.’
Officials demanded Reeves hand over his laptop, keys and his cell phone which had been issued by the school district.
Before handing over the phone, he began deleting messages.
According to the documents: ‘Reeves was offered the opportunity to resolve the situation with is reputation intact by resigning. Forced with two unpleasant alternatives, Reeves tendered his resignation in lieu of an investigation into his conduct.’
Reeves reportedly told officials ‘I’m not good, I’m not good’ before going out into the parking lot and shooting himself in the head.
The school district claimed they wished to ‘protect the reputation of Dennis Reeves and his family’ following his suicide, but these attempts ‘snowballed into media allegations of deception’.
Reeves’ wife asked school authorities for permission to retrieve his personal belongings from his office and his letter of resignation.
She also wanted Morgan’s written statement. When this request was refused, she petitioned Jefferson County Court for access to all documents relating to the case.
With the view that ‘the facts in issue are the fodder for a soap opera serial, not a cause of action in a court of law, ‘ the school district has filed a motion to dissolve the temporary restraining order.