Jeanetta Lewis Lavalais

Lavalais, circa 1997

  • Missing Since 07/05/1997
  • Missing From Hankamer, Texas
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Female
  • Race Black
  • Date of Birth 09/04/1962 (57)
  • Age 34 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'6, 180 pounds
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description A red and white striped shirt, yellow shorts and black flat shoes.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics African-American female. Black hair, brown eyes.

Details of Disappearance

Lavalais was last seen walking down Speights Road in Hankamer, Texas at 10:00 p.m. on July 5, 1997, after her father dropped her off. She has never been heard from again.

Lavalais lived with her common-law husband and two grandchildren at the time of her disappearance. Foul play is suspected in her case, which remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

  • Texas Department of Public Safety 800-346-3243

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated July 2, 2008; casefile added.