Thelma Pauline Melton
North American Missing Persons Network
Thelma Pauline Melton

Above Images: Melton

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 25, 1981 from Great Smoky National Park, Sevier County, Tennessee
  • Classification: Missing
  • Age: 58
  • Height: 5'11"
  • Weight: 170-180 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Red/Auburn
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race/Ethnicity: White
  • Sex: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: The left soul had a crack across
    the ball of the foot. Glasses.
  • Clothing: White and pink sleeveless striped blouse, tan polyester pants,
    tan, low cut, size 8 1/2 shoes with crepe soles.
  • Jewelry: A diamond studded white gold wristwatch and a wedding band.
  • Case Number: 81-3356

  • Details of Disappearance
    Thelma Pauline Melton, 58, of Jacksonville, Florida, was hiking near Deep Creek Campground on Sept. 25, 1981, with two friends when she went missing.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    National Park Service

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