Tammy Lynn Akers
North American Missing Persons Network
Tammy Lynn Akers

Above Images: Akers, circa 1977: Age progressed to 50

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 7, 1977 from Roanoke, Virginia
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: June 28, 1962
  • Age: 14
  • Height: 5'2"
  • Weight: 100 lbs
  • Hair Color: Reddish blonde
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Protruding navel, black mark on cheek
    scarred earlobes
  • Medical Conditions: At time of disappearance known to use drugs
    and alcohol
  • Clothing: Green short sleeved sweater, jeans, suede shoes and
    suede jacket
  • Case Number: 77-15971
  • NCIC Number: M016024786

  • Details of Disappearance
    On 02/07/1977 TAmmy Akers and her friend, Angela Rader, were dropped off at their Junior High School in Roanoke, Virginia. The girls did not attend classes that day, and were last seen hitchhiking in the city.
    Neither girl has been heard from since. A known pedophile, Earl Conrad Bramblett, was a known associate of Tammy Akers. Earl Bramblett denied any involvement in the disappearance of Tammy Akers
    and was executed for the murder of a family in Vinton, Virginia in 2003.
    DNA profile has been obtained by the family and entered into CODIS by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Roanoke Police Department
    Det. L.P. Manning
    (540) 853-5305
    National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
    1-800-843-5678 (1-800-THE-LOST)

    Source Information
    Roanoke Police Department