The Doe Network:
Case File 100DFNC


Sandra Kay Randall Ross
Missing since January 8, 1984 from Apex, Wake County, North Carolina.
Classification: Endangered Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: February 6, 1952
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 31 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'4; 120 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Brown hair; brown eyes.
  • Marks, Scars: Ross has a mole on her lower left cheek.
  • Clothing: Ross was last seen wearing tan corduroy pants and a burgundy sweater and carrying a wine colored purse.

Circumstances of Disappearance
Ross was last seen on January 8, 1984 in her hometown of Apex, North Carolina.
Her husband informed authorities that she left their home to drive to the local drugstore around 12:00 PM that day to purchase medicine for their daughter, who was ill. When Ross failed to return home in an hour, her husband stated that he drove to the drugstore himself and discovered her car abandoned in the parking lot of the Cary Village Mall, now called Cary Towne Center. Ross has never been seen nor heard from again.
Ross was employed as a nurse at the time of her disappearance. Her family has stated that it would be uncharacteristic of her to simply leave her loved ones without any forewarning of her plans.

If you have any information concerning Ross' whereabouts, please contact:
Wake County Sheriff's Office

All information may be submitted anonymously.

NCIC Number:
Please refer to the number above when contacting agencies with information concerning this case.

Source Information:
Wake County Sheriff's Office
The News and Observer

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