June 1, 2017
Ceanne claims her mother, Jemma, has been abusive to her and her sister their entire lives. The 30-year-old claims that at 12, her mom spanked her with a wooden spoon until the spoon snapped in half, an accusation Jemma vehemently denies. She claims that even now, her mother continues to physically and verbally abuse her – and that her mother’s abuse caused her to become an alcoholic.
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Ceanne’s husband, Derek, claims that Jemma escalates problems “from bad to worse.”
“Jemma wants Ceanne to get help but she wants her to do it her way,” Derek says. “She tells all of her friends and family about it and tries to control her through embarrassment or threats.”
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Derek recalls an incident in which he says Ceanne was extremely intoxicated and he reached out to Jemma for advice on how to help calm Ceanne down.