Frances Lorraine Byrne

Above: Byrne, circa 1989


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 11, 1989 from Interlachen, Florida
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: January 2, 1947
  • Age: 42 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'9, 180 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Black hair, brown eyes. Byrne has some facial hair. Her nickname is Franny.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A light-colored shirt, striped shorts, white New Balance sneakers and a gold wristwatch with a black band.
  • Medical Conditions: Byrne suffers from Down Syndrome and is in need of medication which she doesn't have with her.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Byrne was last seen sitting on a swing at her assisted living facility in the vicinity of Interlachen Boulevard in Interlachen, Florida on May 11, 1989. She apparently wandered away and has never been heard from again. Few details are available in her case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Putnam County Sheriff's Office


    Source Information
    Crimestoppers of Northeast Florida
    Florida Department of Law Enforcement
    The Palatka Daily News


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated July 19, 2017; clothing/jewelry description added, distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.

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