Mallory BeachThe parents of are ready to discuss the night of his death.
As the story unfolds of the Murdaugh family murders and alleged financial crimes of Alex murdaugh, 20/20 spoke to the parents of Mallory, who was involved in a boating accident with Alex’s son Paul murdaugh in 2019, that left the 19-year-old dead. In! Exclusive news clip, Renee and Phillip beach talk about their experiences that night and the loss of their daughter.
“I got a call from my mom asking if Mallory was home with me and I said no,” Renee recalls in the clip. “And she just said there was a boating accident.”
As the clip continues, Phillip shares, “I got a phone call from Mallory’s mom saying there had been an accident and she was desperate. I hung up and said, ‘No my God, not my child. “”
Renee went on to state that, as a baby, Mallory was “very strong in the head”, “was always a social person” and “was the child who needed to be around you all the time.”
“She followed me everywhere I went,” added Phillip. “She wanted to do what I did. She could be a lady when she needed to be a lady and she could be a tomboy, so to speak. She loved to hunt and fish.”