Miriam Ruth Hemphill
North American Missing Persons Network
Miriam Ruth Hemphill

Above Images: Hemphill, circa 2005

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 22, 2005 from Oak Ridge, Tennessee
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: N/A
  • Age: 84
  • Height: N/A
  • Weight: N/A
  • Hair Color: White
  • Eye Color: N/A
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Ruth wears glasses
  • AKA:Ruth

  • Details of Disappearance
    Ruth Hemphill was last seen July 22, 2005 inOak Ridge, TN. She left driving a beige 1999 Buick LeSabre with tagnumber ABA676. She left behind a note for her husband that spoke ofthe suicide of their daughter in the prior three months. Hemphill'shusband has moved from their home. He describes his wife as a sportsenthusiast and having a very good memory. He theorizes she drove hercar into a lake but nothing has been found to support his theory. Ruthand her car remain unrecovered.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Oak Ridge Police Department

    Source Information
    Charley Project