Details of Disappearance Hope disappeared from Pass Christian, Mississippi on July 20, 2017. On August 3, his truck was found parked at the Tuxachanie Hiking Trail on U.S. 49 in Saucier, Mississippi.
On the morning of Christmas Day, 2018, Hope's skeletal remains were found near the Tuxachanie Hiking Trail in the Desoto National Forest. They were not identified until October 2020, however. The cause of death could not be determined.
- Harrison County Sheriff's Department
Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated October 19, 2020; case resolved.