The Samaritan Foundation members believed that cult founder Linda Greene was able to divine by dowsing using a pendulum held over a map. Allen Ross married Linda Greene and followed her cult as they moved from place to place following her instructions. Following Allen's murder, the group disbanded. Prosecuters believe that Linda Greene committed the murder. She died in 2002 of natural causes and was never charged. A cult member, Julia Williams, was found guilty in being an accessory after the fact to murder and sentenced to two years prison, by helping to bury the body in the basement.