Monthly Archive:: December 2010

Funeral Services for Jonathan Foster — Tuesday, January 4, 2011

12/31/10 – The funeral services for Jonathan Foster have been announced — they are being held on Tuesday, January 4, 2011.  The services will take place at the Garden Oaks Baptist Church, 3206 North Shepherd, Houston, TX 77018.  Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. and the funeral will begin at 1:30 p.m.  Graveside services will be at

Found Safe: Jose Ramirez, 27 Yrs., Houston, TX, 12/29/10

01/02/11 — We are happy to report that Jose Ramirez, Jr. has been found safe. Thank you to everyone who participated in the search. 01/01/11 — Jose Ramirez, Jr., age 27, was last seen on Friday, December 29, 2010, around 11:00 a.m. in the Medical Center area in Houston, TX.  Jose was last seen wearing

Found Safe: Thomas Hartwell, 25 Yrs., New Orleans, LA, 12/06/10

01/01/11 — We are very happy to report that Thomas Hartwell has been found safe and is now with his family in Maine. We want to thank everyone who helped search, and also to everyone who helped get the word out that Tom was missing. Our prayers continue to be with Tom and his family.

Located Deceased: Jonathan Foster, 12 Yrs., Houston, TX, 12/24/10

12/29/10 — We are very sad to report that the remains of the child found on Tuesday, December 28, 2010 near the Hardy Toll Road have been confirmed to be those of Jonathan Foster. Please keep Jonathan’s family and friends in your prayers during this very difficult time. Funeral arrangements will be posted once they

Passing of Mean Gene Kelton

It is with heavy hearts that we pass along the news of the passing of our long time friend and supporter, Sidney Kelton – Mean Gene Kelton.  Gene has supported Texas EquuSearch for many years with his musical talents and warm and giving heart.  Gene generously played at so many fundraisers and was a delight

Found Safe: Mikel Chance, 54 Yrs., Freeport, TX, 12/20/10

12/26/10 — We are very happy to report that Mikel Chance has been found safe this afternoon. 12/25/10 — Mikel Chance, age 54, was last seen on Monday, December 20, 2010, in the early afternoon in Freeport, TX.  Mikel was driving his red 1997 Grand Jeep Cherokee.  He was last seen wearing a long-sleeve shirt,

Found Safe: Cory Ryan Flores, 20 Yrs., League City, TX, 12/21/10

12/22/10 — We are happy to report that Cory Ryan Flores has been found safe.  Please keep Cory and his family in your prayers. 12/21/10 — Cory Ryan Flores, age 20, was last seen on December 21, 2010 in the vicinity of Cedar Fork in League City, TX.  Cory was last seen wearing jeans, a

Located Alive: Karen Lara, 17 Yrs., Houston, TX, 12/16/10

12/17/10 — Karen Lara was found alive tonight, and she is at the hospital undergoing treatment at this time. 12/17/10 — Karen Lara, age 17, was last seen on December 16, 2010 in the vicinity of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Loop 610 in Houston, TX.  She was last seen wearing black pants, a black

Missing: Irene Porras, 54 Yrs., Houston, TX, 08/14/10

To see news coverage, follow link(s) below: http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/local&id=7851823 12/17/10 — The search for Irene Porras will proceed as previously scheduled. Please see details below. 12/14/10 — The Harris County Sheriff’s Department has requested the help of Texas EquuSearch to search for Irene Porras on Saturday, December 18, 2010. The Command Post will be at the

Located Deceased: Robert Woodard, 84 Yrs., Brazoria, TX, 11/29/06

 12/12/10 — Remains thought to be those of 84 year-old Robert Wooded were found on December 11, 2010 in the Nannie Stringfellow Wildlife Management Area in Brazoria County, Texas. We want to thank all of the searchers that participated in the search for Mr. Woodard. We would also like to especially recognize the Brazoria County Sheriff’s Department

TES Newsletter: December, 2010

Follow the link below to read Texas EquuSearch’s December 2010 Newsletter. As stated previously, Texas EquuSearch will be putting out a quarterly newsletter to keep our members more informed of what is happening in the organization. Each newsletter will contain a Search Tip, case summary of a few of our recent cases, special announcements and

Missing: Tony Luzio, 25 Yrs., Columbus, OH, 07/04/05

 12/08/10 — Dennis and Tammy Watters of Team Watters were in Delaware, OH this week continuing our search efforts for Tony Luzio, Jr.  They were able to clear several places of interest.  We are planning to return to Ohio after the weather warms up to continue our search. Please see news articles below: http://www.ctpost.com/default/article/Not-found-but-not-forgotten-869967.php http://www.10tv.com/live/content/video/10tv.html?videoUrl=/sites/10tv/videos/2010/12/07/cold-case.xml Tony Luzio,

OSBI Requests Help in Search for Missing Eufaula, OK Family

12/06/10 — The Jamison Family’s case will be covered tonight on Investigation Discovery’s “Disappeared.” 10/22/09 — Texas EquuSearch was contacted today by the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (“OSBI”), who requested our assistance in a search for a missing Eufaula, Oklahoma family. The family, Bobby Jamison, Sherilynn Jamison and Madyson Jamison disappeared in Latimer County,

Found Safe: Demerius Garriett, 2 Yrs., Houston, TX, 12/02/10

12/04/10 — We are happy to report that Demerius Garriett has been found safe and has been reunited with his family.  Thank you to everyone who responded so quickly to our request for help. http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/metropolitan/7324452.html http://www.39online.com/news/local/kiah-foundtoddler-story,0,2177915.story 12/04/10 — Demerius Garriett, age 2,  was last known to be wearing a red coat, black pants with a

Missing: Andrew Skelton, 9 Yrs., Alexander Skelton, 7 Yrs., and Tanner Skelton, 5 Yrs., Morenci, MI, 11/26/10

12/02/10 — Andrew Skelton, age 9, Alexander Skelton, age 7 and Tanner Skelton, age 5, were last seen on Friday, November 26, 2010 in Morenci, MI.  It is unknown what the boys were last seen wearing.  Please call the Morenci Police Department at (517) 458-7104 if you have any information. For a downloadable poster, click