Monthly Archive:: March 2010

Funeral Services for Angela Phillips — Saturday, April 10, 2010 at 11:00 a.m.

03/25/2010 — The funeral services for Angela Phillips, sister of long-time member, Darryl Phillips, will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. The services will be at the Sugar Valley Baptist Church, 3200 Brisbane Street, Houston, TX 77051-4650. All Texas EquuSearch members are invited to attend, and wear your Texas EquuSearch shirts.

REMAINS IDENTIFIED: Angela Phillips, Houston, TX, 03/15/10

03/25/10 — On December 15, 2009, one of our long-time members, Darryl Phillips, was notified by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s Office that his sister, Angela Phillips, was possibly in the morgue. On Monday, March 15, 2010, the Medical Examiner’s Office positively identified Angela, which brings a 23-year search for her to an end. Angela’s

“Endless Search” Banquet and Charity Auction, April 8, 2010

The First Annual “Endless Search” Banquet and Charity Auction benefiting Texas EquuSearch will be held on April 8, 2010, at 6:30 p.m.  The Event is being held at Campbell Hall, Pasadena Fairgrounds, 7902 Fairmont Parkway, Pasadena, Texas  77507.  Celebrity Guests include Beth Holloway, Don Clark and Judith McNaught.  The Master of Ceremonies will be Lisa

FOUND SAFE: Donald Ray Edwards, 53 Yrs., Houston, TX, 02/14/10

03/26/10 — We are happy to report that Donald Ray Edwards has been found safe. Donald Ray Edwards, age 53, was last seen on Saturday, February 6, 2010 in the Fallbrook area of Houston, TX.  He was last heard from on Sunday, February 14, 2010.  Donald was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans

FOUND SAFE: Curtis Dunigan, 31 Yrs., Houston, TX, 03/13/10

03/29/10 — We are happy to report that Curtis Dunigan has been found safe. 03/23/10 — Curtis Dunigan, III, age 31, was last seen on Saturday, March 13, 2010, around 3:00 a.m. in the area of Gessner and U.S. 59 in Southwest Houston, TX.  Curtis was last seen wearing blue or black jeans and a

Slideshow No. 2: Bayou Belles and Beauxs Gala

03/22/10 — A few more pictures from the Gala.

FOUND DECEASED: Clara “Patty” Bynog, 46 Yrs., Natchitoches, LA, 12/13/09

03/22/10 — We were notified by the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office on Saturday, 03/20/10, that what appears to be the body of Patty Bynog has been located. A positive identification is pending from the Medical Examiner’s Office. Please keep Patty’s family and friends in your thoughts and prayers during their time of grief. 12/31/09 —

Slideshow No. 1: Bayou Belles and Beauxs Gala

03/19/10 — The following slideshow is comprised of photos taken by Texas EquuSearch volunteers who attended the Gala. As you can see, everyone had a great time! Please enjoy the slideshow.

MISSING: Jennifer Andersen, 33 Yrs., Omaha, NE, 03/09/10

03/18/10 — Jennifer Andersen, age 33, was last seen on Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at around 1:00 a.m., at her apartment near 120th and Blondo Streets in Omaha, NE. Her car, a maroon 2001 Chevrolet Lumina, License Plate No. RJK303, was found on 3/15/2010 near Rick’s Boatyard Cafe on Riverfront Drive in Omaha. Jennifer’s wallet

MISSING: Laura Vogel, 43 Yrs., Maui, Hawaii, 02/2/10

03/17/10 — Laura Vogel, age 43, was last seen on Sunday, February 21, 2010, in the Pauwela Lighthouse area of Maui’s North Shore. Laura is thought to have been wearing dark gray sweatpants and a dusky blue t-shirt. She was traveling in a 1991 Silver Ford Aerostar, which has been located. Please call the Maui

FOUND SAFE: Torry Williams, 28 Yrs., Houston, TX, 03/10/10

03/17/10 — Tomorrow’s search has been CANCELED — Torry Williams was found safe earlier tonight. We would like to thank all of our volunteers who searched for Torry today. Their dedication and hard work is always appreciated. 03/17/10 — The search will continue tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. for Torry Williams. The Command Center will be located at

Funeral Services for Francis Murphy — Father of Mike “Murph” Murphy

03/16/10 — The father of Mike “Murph” Murphy passed away last weekend. Francis Murphy was recently diagnosed with cancer. The funeral will be held tomorrow, March 17, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. — Forest Lawn Park Cemetery, 21620 Gulf Freeway, Webster, TX 77598-6417, (281) 332-3111. Please keep the Murphy family and friends in your prayers during

Thank you to the Bayou Belles and Beauxs

03/16/10 — We want to extend our sincere thank you and appreciation to Angeline Auzeene, Founder and President of the Bayou Belles and Beauxs, for organizing their First Annual Charity Gala benefiting Texas EquuSearch. We also want to thank all of the Belles who so generously gave their time and hard work. Additionally, we want

FOUND SAFE: Harold Coleman, 76 Yrs., Port Arthur, TX, 03/12/10

03/13/10 — We are happy to report that Harold Coleman was fouund safe today in Port Arthur, TX. He was transported by ambulance to the hospital for observation. We would like to thank everyone who responded so quickly. The family expressed their heartfelt appreciation to all the volunteers who helped bring Mr. Coleman home safe.

FOUND DECEASED: Douglas Schantz, 54 Yrs., New Orleans, LA, 03/05/10

03/10/10 — The funeral for Douglas Schantz will be held Saturday, March 13, 2010, at 1:30 p.m. — St. Peter’s Methodist Church, 20775 Kingsland Boulevard, Katy, Texas 77450. Please continue to keep Douglas’ family and friends in your prayers. 03/09/10 — We are very sad to report that what appears to be the body of