Lauretta Ballentine Okeeffe Missing From Union County Found

By | November 18, 2021

What happened to missing woman with cognitive issues

Reports reaching us reveals that the North Carolina Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for 89-year-old Lauretta Ballentine Okeeffe.

The department is growing increasingly worried for her welfare and are asking the public to help lookout for her. She is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for the her after she was reported missing from Union County on Wednesday.

Ms. Okeeffe was last seen on 16 November, 2021. She was traveling to an appointment in Matthews.

Description of Lauretta Ballentine Okeeffe

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 89
  • Race: White
  • Height: 4’11” tall
  • Weight: 100 pounds
  • Hair: Gray
  • Eyes: Brown

Officials say she was last seen wearing a light blue jumpsuit on Stevens Mill Road in Stallings.

A vehicle description was provided of a white 2003 Lexus LS-430 with North Carolina license plate number: TSS-5676.

If you have seen her please call 911 or 101.

UPDATE: Ms. Okeeffe has been located! Thank you to all that have shared this post and helped locate her. She is safe and with her family.