Joan Leigh Hall
Joan, approximately 1983; Age when reported missing: 52 (approximately 2018)
Date reported missing : 09/30/1983
Missing location (approx) :
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Female
DOB : 02/24/1966 (55)
Age at the time of disappearance: 17 years old
Height / Weight : 5'3 - 5'6, 110 - 120 pounds
Description, clothing, jewerly and more : A green hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, a blue jacket and maroon and white sneakers. Carrying a blue and white backpack and a brown purse.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos
: Caucasian female. Brown hair, blue eyes. Joan's ears are pierced. Her nickname is Joanie. Her hair was cut short at the time of her disappearance. It develops blonde highlights in the summer.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Joan was last seen walking down Main Street in Warrenton, Oregon between 2:00 and 2:30 p.m. on September 30, 1983. She had left a local store and was on her way to Warrenton Grade School. She never arrived there has never been heard from again.
Joan was a senior at Warrenton High School in 1983, and was considering a career in law enforcement after graduation. Just before her disappearance, she was elected the first female president of the Clatsop County Sheriff's Department Explorer Post.
She is the youngest of six children and is described as a reliable teenAge at the time of disappearance: r who didn't smoke or drink alcohol. Her family stated she wasn't having any problems and would not have run away from home.
Joan is missing under suspicious circumstances and her loved ones believe she was murdered. Both her parents died within a month of each other in 1994, but her siblings are still searching for her.
Other information and links : ncy
Clatsop Sheriff's Department
September 2021 updates and sources
Interactive Missing Person Search Map