California woman hopes Facebook can help solve mom's 1970 murder A Facebook page started by a California woman to solve the 42-year-old murder of her mother has rekindled interest in the case and generated information police say "needs to be investigated." [snip] Phyllis O'Brien Carson, was 32 with four children when she disappeared on Oct. 27, 1970, after visiting a popular bar called Francis Truck Stop in the small, close-knit community 77 miles east of San Francisco. Carson, who was out with her brother and sister, called home to check on her children and told relatives she was getting a ride home from a friend, whom she did not name. That was the last time she was heard from. Carson's body was found by pheasant hunters three weeks later. Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/10/1...young-california-mother-murder/#ixzz29A7OY4LT Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/Phylisspage *Thanks to WS member Creole for a heads up on this case!