Sherry Melissa Eyerly
North American Missing Persons Network
Sherry Melissa Eyerly

Above Images: Eyerly

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 5, 1982 from Salem, Marion County, Oregon
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: December 6, 1963
  • Age: 18
  • Height: 5'2"
  • Weight: 100 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Clothing: Blue jeans and Domino's Pizza shirt (red/white/blue in color)
  • Case Number: 82-10070

  • Details of Disappearance
    Sherry went missing on July 5, 1982 from her place of employment while delivering three large Domino's pizzas. car was found with the engine running near the address of the order - less than an hour after she left. The three pizzas were on the ground near her car.

    William Scott Smith confessed and pleaded guilty to her abduction in 2007. Smith and an accomplice planned to kidnap Eyerly and hold her for ransom. He is already serving two life sentences for the sex slayings of two other young Salem women in separate attacks in 1984. Both were dumped in Salem near the Pudding River. Smith reportedly told police he also hid Eyerly's body in the same area. Eyerly's body has never been found.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Marion County Sheriff's Office

    Source Information
    Katu News