A healthy and fit mother of four was found dead on October 3, next to her daughter, who was three years old.
According to reports, the body of 29-year-old Nicole Barnes was discovered next to her daughter after she failed to pick up her older kids from school.
Her friend, who was identified as Gemma, tried to revive her before paramedics arrived at the house.
Her partner, Craig Sharnock, 36, was informed about her death after the school teacher of her children asked him why she didn’t pick them up.
Besides her daughter, Barnes is also survived by her sons, Scott, 7, Tom, 5, and Nieve, 10.
The cause of death is still not known by the authorities. The deputies are waiting for the results of the post-mortem examination to determine the exact cause of her death. T
he death of the mother has left her family in a state of shock.
According to her family, she was a healthy and fit individual before she died.
Due to the death of his partner, Sharnock was not able to leave for his job as a carpet fitter.
He is not sure how he will raise his four children without his wife.