Becky Pace was Kimberly's younger sister and was one of the people who found her body.
Jeremy Gladwell lived across the street from Kimberly Pace and was one of the people who found her body.
Cheryl Weston, who was Kimberly's close friend and former employer, was also one of the people who found her body.
Arthur Beck and his wife Frances retired to Oxford in 2007 and moved next door to Kimberly Pace. Since his wife's death, Arthur spends most of his time alone, tending his garden.
Born in Michigan, Paul Evans has lived in the Oxford area since he was 13. Until a few weeks before the murder, he lived with his girlfriend, Kimberly Pace.
Patrick Richards was credited as the author of the Daily Mississippian column alleging teachers could be bribed to get better grades.
Laurence Bricker was Kimberly Pace's colleague in the English Department. It is well-known that he and the victim did not get along.
Carter Nichols was one of Kimberly Pace's students. Some people believe Nichols was behind the letter to the DM editor allegedly written by Patrick Richards.
Miguel Ochoa was a friend of the victim and her boyfriend Paul Evans, who is currently staying with Ochoa.
Tammy Freeman has been dating Paul Evans' friend Miguel Ochoa since July.
Cody Matthews grew up in a small town and found the comparatively large Ole Miss and Oxford communities somewhat overwhelming when he first arrived.