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3457DFMO - Dixie May Forrester


Name: Dixie May Forrester
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: July 11, 1971
Location Last Seen: Springfield, Greene County, Missouri

Physical Description

Date of Birth: August 10, 1939
Age: 30 years old
Race: White
Gender: Female
Height: 5'5"
Weight: 112 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Unknown


Dentals: Available. She wore upper and lower dentures.
Fingerprints: Not Available
DNA: Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Unknown
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Unknown

Circumstances of Disappearance

Dixie May Forrester dropped her daughter off for babysitting at a cousin's house in Springfield, Missouri. Later that evening, Dixie's vehicle was located abandoned near the intersection of Atlantic Street and Missouri Avenue in Springfield near her ex-husband's home. Dixie has not been seen since since.

The ex-husband was arrested in connection to her disappearance, but later released. He is now deceased.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Springfield Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Corporal Robert Byrne
Agency Phone Number: 417-864-1810
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 11-25908

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 11783

Information Source(s)

Missouri State Highway Patrol

Admin Notes

Added: 4/9/15; Last Updated: 5/29/16

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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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