What Happened When One Mother's Unimaginable Nightmare Came True

Aired on 03/25/1998 | CC
How does a mother of three overcome the most devastating tragedy of all: losing her children? Cheli Fox married her high school sweetheart, Kevin, and together, they had three boys. As the boys grew up, Kevin became emotionally and, eventually, physically abusive. After years of living in fear, Cheli divorced Kevin. However, the nightmare was far from over. One night while the boys were sleeping in bed at their father's house, Kevin murdered them and then shot himself. Find out how Cheli learned to live again after the horrific event.

Original airdate: March 25, 1998

Watch an update with Cheli from Oprah: Where Are They Now?