North American Missing Persons Network
Donald Ray Billings

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Above Images: Billings, circa 1997

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 14, 1997, from Marion, Smyth County, Virginia
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: May 16, 1966
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 5'6-5'8"
  • Weight: 150-160 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: He has a gap between
    his upper middle teeth. Billings has previously broken his
    nose. He is uncircumcised.
  • Clothing: Blue jeans and low-cut brown shoes.
  • AKA: "Donnie"
  • NCIC Number: M-000968103
  • Case Number: 0201797

  • Details of Disappearance
    Billings was involved in an automobile accident on Route 16 near the Hungry Mother Grocery in Marion, Virginia at 5:00 p.m. on February 14, 1997. He was last seen walking away from the scene toward Mitchell Valley and has never been heard from again. Billings had been driving his sister's car. He did not appear to be injured in the accident and he told the other driver involved that he was all right.

    It is believed that Billings may have hitched a ride with a truck driver at the Village Truck Stop along Interstate 81 in Atkins, Virginia. Atkins is located between Bristol and Roanoke, Virginia.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Smyth County Sheriff's Office
    (276) 783-7204

    Source Information
    Virginia State Police