The Doe Network:
Case File 2080DFFL


Mary Michelle Sprague
Missing since September 11, 1979 from Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Florida
Classification: Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: May 12, 1960
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 19 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'6"; 115 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Brown hair; blue eyes. Very thin eyebrows due to plucking;
    perfectly straight, white teeth. One pregnancy.
  • Clothing: She may have been wearing a leopard design dank skin top and turquoise pants.
    Michelle was also known to wear silver jewelry, but it is unknown if she was at the time of her disappearance.
  • Nicknames: Michelle
  • Dentals: Not available
  • DNA: Available

Circumstances of Disappearance
Sprague was last seen in leaving the Shingle Shack, now the Pink Pony a strip club where she danced to help support her son in Daytona Beach, Florida on September 11, 1979.
Sprague went to the nightclub to pick up her check at 22.00. She had a few drinks and an argument with her boss, then left the club at 1.00  A cabdriver picked her up and had to elude a truck that seemed to be following her.

Her family does not believe that she would have left her 2 year old son behind and suspect foul play.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Daytona Beach Police Department
Det. Leon Smith

Agency Case Number: 79-09-3362/NamUs MP# 1296

Source Information:
Orlando Sentinel 10/10/06
Mary Michelle Sprague Family
Florida Department of Law Enforcement

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