Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Angela Hamby was last seen at 11:30 am on October 29, 1982, by a cook at Glenn`s Tastee Freeze in Wilkesboro.
The day Angie vanished she had taken that Friday off from her second-shift job at the then Northwestern Bankís data processing department on Oakwoods Road. She had worked for the bank before she graduated from West Wilkes High School in 1980. Afterward, she had enrolled in classes at Wilkes Community College and hoped to transfer to Appalachian State University. Her mother, Shirley, had also taken the day off from her job at Benson & Blevins. They had planned to go on an out-of-town shopping trip. She left home to pay a car payment and some other errands, then drive back home to leave for the shopping trip.
Her car was found at the Glennís Tastee Freez with the tank full of gas and the keys gone but her pocketbook with ID was left in car. The doors were unlocked, and the car was parked near the rear of the building beside some dumpsters. Angela was thought to have been seen last around 11:30 am with a rough looking blond man driving her car at the location of where the car was found.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Wilkesboro Police Department
The Record of Wilkes