Simon Powell

Powell, circa 2016

  • Missing Since 06/01/2016
  • Missing From Waynesboro, Georgia
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race Black
  • Age 63 years old
  • Height and Weight 6'3 - 6'8, 195 - 210 pounds
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description A navy blue Dickies shirt and matching pants or coveralls, work boots or sandals, and a watch.
  • Medical Conditions Powell has diabetes and requires daily medication.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics African-American male. Graying black hair, brown eyes. Powell's head was shaved at the time of his disappearance, and he had a mustache.

Details of Disappearance

Powell was last seen in the 6300 block of River Road Waynesboro, Georgia at 7:00 p.m. on June 1, 2016. He has never been heard from again. In the early morning hours of June 2, his white 2012 Ford F-350 pickup truck was found abandoned and burned on Wilson Road. There was no sign of him at the scene.


Powell's family stated they don't believe he would have left his business and all the other things in his life behind. His case remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

  • Burke County Sheriff's Office 706-564-2133

Source Information

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated June 22, 2022; casefile added.