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Case File: Shirley Dean Cowan - 3120DFTX

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Shirley Dean Cowan

  • Case Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Missing Since: January 14, 2001
  • Location Last Seen: Austin, Travis County, Texas

    Physical Description
    ** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

  • Date of Birth: October 4, 1940
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 60 yrs old
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Height at Time of Disappearance: 5'2"
  • Weight at Time of Disappearance: 130 lbs
  • Hair Color: Blonde/Strawberry
  • Eye Color: Green
  • Alias(s) / Nickname(s): Shirley Allen Cowan

  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: Gallbladder scar; arthritis in her hands and back

  • Dentals: Not Available
  • Fingerprints: Not Available
  • DNA: Available
    Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Shirt and pants

  • Jewelry: Wedding ring (which is made of white gold with a big diamond in the middle surrounded by small diamonds.)

  • Additional Personal Items: Eye Glasses

    Circumstances of Disappearance

    Ms. Cowan was last seen wearing a shirt and pants, unknown description, at her residence in the Oak Forest RV Park.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: Travis County Sheriff
  • Agency Contact Person:Chris Orten
  • Agency Phone Number: 512-854-9770

  • Agency Name: Texas DPS
  • Agency Contact Person: Texas Ranger Matthew Lindermann
  • Agency Phone Number: 512-930-9433


  • Agency Case Number: TCS Case Number:2001-4302853
  • Agency Case Number: Texas DPS Case Number: M0102006
  • NamUs Case Number: MP#9107

    Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Texas DPS
  • kxan.com


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