Phillip Miles Chavis

Above: Chavis, circa 1989


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 8, 1989 from Red Springs, North Carolina
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: May 10, 1967
  • Age: 21 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'4, 150 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Native American male. Brown hair, brown eyes. Chavis has a tattoo on his left arm and a scar on the front of his scalp. His nickname is Phil.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: Brown work boots.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Chavis was last seen at his father's home on Route 2 in Red Springs, North Carolina at 7:00 p.m. on February 8, 1989. He left his own home, also on Route 2, locked with the television set and lights on. He has never been heard from again. Chavis had a driver's license in 1989 but didn't own any vehicles. He is a skilled craftsman and worked part-time for his father as a cabinetmaker.

    Authorities believe Chavis may have been murdered and his body buried. His disappearance remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    The Doe Network
    The Fayetteville Observer


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated March 10, 2011; casefile added.

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