Diane Marie Kennedy

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Above Images: Kennedy, circa 1996


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 31, 1996 from Waynesville, North Carolina
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: November 21, 1957
  • Age: 39 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'0, 135 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair, blue eyes. Kennedy has a scar on her upper forehead. She has an indentation at the base of her throat. Some agencies may list Kennedy's eye color as brown.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A gray winter jacket, blue or black jeans and tan winter boots. Carrying a small back duffel bag with red straps.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Kennedy was last seen walking away from her residence at approximately 10:00 p.m. on December 31, 1996. She lived on Candlelight Lane near Rabbit Skin Road in Waynesville, North Carolina. She has never been heard from again.

    Kennedy has worked as a dental technician for most of her adult life. She has previously lived in Massachusetts and Connecticut, and she has relatives in Florida as well. Her case remains unsolved.


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



    Source Information
    Haywood County CrimeStoppers
    Missing Persons Throughout The World


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated October 27, 2009; details of disappearance updated.

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