Make-a-List Monday: State Capitals #9

See the previous lists:

Pierre, South Dakota

  1. Linda Marie Law

Nashville, Tennessee

  1. Nichole R. Burgess
  2. Oscar Alexander Campos
  3. Ricky Lee Franks
  4. Charles Hall III
  5. Donald Lewis Johnson
  6. Mayme H. Johnson
  7. Lakisha Danielle Jones
  8. Roger Kay Liles
  9. Richard Allen Locke Jr.
  10. Janet Gail Levine March
  11. Latisha Yvonne Milliken
  12. Pamela Jean Mitchell
  13. Debra A. Murr
  14. George Owens
  15. Steven Daniel Paul
  16. Veda Lou Powers
  17. Marcus T. Rutledge
  18. Alice Mae Sullivan
  19. Linda Carol Taylor
  20. Tabitha Danielle Tuders
  21. Laresha Deana Walker
  22. Jason Baker Wilson
  23. Lee Pasquelle Woodard
  24. Rodney Darnell Woodard
  25. Jennifer Lynn Wyant

Austin, Texas

  1. Matthew Cameron Barrows
  2. Jennifer Joyce Barton
  3. Michael J. Chouinard
  4. Robert Curtis Coe
  5. Shirley Dean Cowan
  6. David Harold Dilloway
  7. Daniel Fogg
  8. Irene Theresa Garcia
  9. Shawnta Denise Garrett
  10. Julie Ann Gonzalez
  11. John Franklin Gregory
  12. Jason Augustus Hill
  13. Joyanne Houk
  14. Sharon Zelinski McCully
  15. Mary McFadyen
  16. Gracie Nash
  17. Roxanne Elizabeth Paltauf
  18. Paresh Patel
  19. Richard Barnett Rinehart
  20. Debra Kay Stewart
  21. Patti Gail Swinburne
  22. Adan Andrada Velasco
  23. Adrian Demont Washington
  24. Tanisha Lorraine Watkins

Salt Lake City, Utah

  1. Lakhbir Banwait
  2. Acacia Patience Bishop
  3. John Lowain Casper
  4. Curtis Crosby
  5. Dale Duane Brown
  6. Piotr Drabik
  7. Debra Lee Frost
  8. David Mathew Jaramillo
  9. Sandra Haymes Matott
  10. William McBride III
  11. Jeffrey Dale Nichols
  12. Robert Michael Patton
  13. Douglas Perry Plummer
  14. Lloyd Michael Reese
  15. Jason Jack Simmons Jr.
  16. Dennis Smith
  17. Sheree L. Warren
  18. Aletha Jo Williams

Montpelier, Vermont

  1. Audrey Groat

Make-a-List Monday: Cross necklaces

A list of people who were wearing a cross necklace when they disappeared. This is quite a common jewelry item, for men as well as women, as you can see — perhaps the most common jewelry there is in the Christian world. Fun fact: although all crucifixes are cross necklaces, not all cross necklaces are crucifixes. A crucifix has to have Jesus on the cross pendant. I know because I just looked it up.

  1. Peter Achermann
  2. Rosio Monica Beltran
  3. Nancy Leah Brannon*
  4. Alex James Buonassisi
  5. Michelle Lee Burchell
  6. Kimberly Shawn Cheatham
  7. Cody Robert Christle
  8. Matthew Jonathan Curtis*
  9. Peggy Ilene Humber
  10. Jesse Gabriel Florez
  11. Dean Leslie French
  12. Omar Jabree Gibson
  13. Scott Kevin Jared
  14. Janice Yvonne Johnson
  15. El Shawndrae Devon Jones
  16. Kathleen Kelly
  17. Robert Keck
  18. Yul Demetrius Kennedy
  19. Patricia Ann Krieger
  20. Ruth Ann Leamon
  21. Nieko Anthony Lisi
  22. Tommie Lee Lowery
  23. Larry Don Madden
  24. Tammy Mahoney
  25. Lubov Marchenko
  26. Carmen Magdalena Mares
  27. Wilbert Martin
  28. Ashley Nicole Martin Mauldin
  29. Gloria White Moore McDonald
  30. Shane Lawrence McKinney*
  31. Lori Ann Murchison-Dunbar
  32. Kenny Manuel Naidas Jr.
  33. Nguyet Minh Nguyen
  34. Georgia Darlene Nolan
  35. Michelle Loree Parker
  36. Bernadine Paul
  37. Kara Denora Rigdon
  38. William Larry Roland
  39. Michelle Lee Rust
  40. Jason Joseph Ryan*
  41. Jairo Javier Sanchez
  42. Lisa Ann Schmidt
  43. Miguel Sonny Scott
  44. Yvonne Renee Scott
  45. Bethany Anne Sinclair
  46. Sharon Rose Sons
  47. Walter Shannon Stevenson
  48. William Paul Smolinski Jr.
  49. Lisa Alaria Szasz-Lazzaro
  50. Angel Antonio Torres
  51. Vikki L.Vukelich
  52. Donald Beams Wallace
  53. Jacob Wallace
  54. Grongie Ward
  55. Rasheeyda Robinson Wilson
  56. Dawn Marie Young
  57. Violet Nancy Zarb

*maybe

Make-a-List Monday: Extensive burns

This list is of MPs who have burn scars, not ordinary ones, but serious scarring covering a sizable area of skin. What counts as “sizable” is entirely up to me. For what it’s worth, I’ve heard they recommend you seek immediate medical attention if you’re burned over an area larger than your hand. In some cases I’m not 100% sure the scarring is really large, but only reasonably sure. Cynthia Milstead being an example of that.

I think that in some cases, burns can cause damage that will be apparent in the skeletal structure as well as the skin. I’d guess they’d have to be quite severe for that to happen, though.

  1. John Haywood Barreto
  2. Joyce Creola Brewer
  3. Brian Eric Carlstrom
  4. Mark Norman Dantche
  5. William Henry Forshee Jr.
  6. Ivon D. Fowler
  7. Gina Renee Hall
  8. Rayna Rew Harris
  9. Matthew Ellis Keith
  10. John Lawrence McMeel
  11. Cynthia Renea Milstead
  12. Danny Joe Riley
  13. James White Smith III
  14. Luke David Stout

Make-a-List Monday: Great Lakes

This list is of MP cases that have some connection to the Great Lakes. Probable drownings being the most obvious kind, of course.

I nearly drowned in Lake Michigan when I was five. It was a hot summer’s day and I was in four feet of water, surrounded by happy vacationers at the public beach, but when you’re only three and a half feet tall and can’t swim and your family is all at their own beach a quarter of a mile away, things can go bad very quickly. Fortunately I was fished out and dragged ashore just before I crossed the point of no return, and a police officer who was present pounded life back into me.

Lake Erie

  1. Khristine Renee Smith
  2. Mel L. Wiley

Lake Huron

  1. Mistie Nicole Murray
  2. Charles Rutherford Jr.

Lake Michigan

  1. Michael Steven Bickel
  2. Michael Black
  3. Patricia Blough
  4. Renee Bruhl
  5. James Robert Hysong Jr.
  6. Sofia Khan
  7. Ann Miller
  8. David Randall Warner

Lake Superior

  1. John Lipuma

Make-a-List Monday: Older children where a parent is suspected

This list is for kids over the age of ten where one or both of the child’s parents (or step-parents, or guardians) is a suspect or possible suspect in their disappearance, or the circumstances indicate they could be involved. I’m not talking about family abduction cases, I mean cases where they think the parent killed the child. I’m including murder-without-a-body cases.

Child abuse and neglect occurs at all ages, of course, but it’s my understanding that child abuse deaths in older kids are relatively rare. I don’t know much about this sort of thing but my guess would be it’s because older kids are both less fragile and more capable of defending themselves than infants and toddlers.

I’m grouping these kids in alphabetical order by age, and the suspect is in parentheses. In a lot of these cases, other family members — siblings or a parent — are also missing.

  1. Sheketah Michele Brown, 10 (father)
  2. Shakeima Ann Cabbagestalk, 10 (stepfather)
  3. Kristopher Charles Loesch, 10 (mother and mother’s girlfriend)
  4. Reagan Cordell Uden, 10 (stepfather)
  5. Karen Zhou, 10 (stepfather)
  6. Haleigh Breann Culwell, 11 (stepfather)
  7. Richard Lee Haynes Jr., 11 (father and stepmother)
  8. Adam Joseph Herrman, 11 or 12 (adoptive parents)
  9. Barry James Kephart II, 11 (father)
  10. Billy Sena, 11 (mother’s live-in boyfriend)
  11. Richard Loren Uden, 11 (stepfather)
  12. Terry Lee Westerfield, 11 (stepfather)
  13. Debra Jean Cole, 12 (mother’s live-in boyfriend)
  14. Crystal Gayle Dittmeyer, 12 (stepfather)
  15. Ivy Matory, 12 (stepfather)
  16. Jaliek L. Rainwalker, 12 (adoptive father)
  17. Doreen Jane Vincent, 12 (father)
  18. Melinda Karen Creech, 13 (mother)
  19. Kelly Jean Harris, 13 (stepfather)
  20. Rachel Marie Mellon, 13 (stepfather)
  21. Rachanda Lea Pickle, 13 (stepfather)
  22. Ricky Lane Thomas Jr., 13 (stepfather)
  23. Aundria Michelle Bowman, 14 (adoptive father)
  24. Toni Lynn McNatt-Chiappetta, 14 (father)
  25. Christina Marchell Richart, 14 (foster mother; her biological uncle’s wife)
  26. Monique Christine Daniels, 15 (stepfather)
  27. Tammy Sue Rothganger, 15 (stepfather)
  28. Jason Sims Jr., 15 (parents)
  29. Bethany Anne Sinclair, 15 (mother’s live-in boyfriend)
  30. Joyce Irene Cogburn, 15 (male temporary guardian)
  31. William Dale Gunn, 15 (stepfather)
  32. Josephine Yvette Cogburn, 16 (male temporary guardian)
  33. Margarette Ann Cuauhtli, 16 (adoptive father)
  34. Mindi Chambers, 17 (father)
  35. Alissa Marie Turney, 17 (stepfather; legally adopted her)

Honorable mention: Richard Gorham, 11. His mother’s live-in boyfriend is a suspect in his disappearance. However, Richard was living with his grandfather, Roland Himebrook, when he went missing. Himebrook disappeared too.

Make-a-List Monday: Mentally disabled adults

This list is for adults with varying degrees of intellectual disability of any cause. (Except Alzheimer’s and other dementias; not counting that.) Obviously this makes a person very vulnerable. Mentally disabled people, even the higher-functioning ones, tend to be very trusting and easy to take advantage of, and they may not know how to get home or when and from whom to ask for help.

Sometimes a mentally disabled person is able to lead a more or less normal life. They might be able to graduate high school, hold down a job, live on their own and even raise a family — though they would probably need support to succeed at all those things. On the other end of the spectrum you get people who cannot manage even the most basic of self-care, need constant supervision and are usually institutionalized for life. Fortunately the former kind of mentally disabled people are more common than the latter kind.

  1. Carla Beth Anderson
  2. Matthew Glen Anderson
  3. Michael Dean Andrews
  4. Andrew James Armstrong Jr.
  5. Stacey Lynn Balas
  6. Vonnie Lynn Bales
  7. Stanislaw Balinski
  8. Jessie Barnes
  9. Charles Edward Bertram
  10. Heather Bloom
  11. Jeffrey David Borthwick
  12. Kalvin Alfred Lamar Boyd
  13. Diamond Bynum
  14. Frances Lorraine Byrne
  15. Willie Charles Carswell
  16. Krystal Nicole Cashew
  17. Apolino Contreras
  18. Brian Cook
  19. Frances D. Crownover*
  20. Byron Lee Davis
  21. Robert Earl Davis
  22. Le Tung Dinh
  23. Gary Dale Finck
  24. Christine Muriel Flahive
  25. Daniel Fogg
  26. Ricky Lee Franks
  27. Michael Franz
  28. Henry Gafforio
  29. Stephanie C. Gibson
  30. Irvin Goff
  31. Donald Ray Goodman
  32. John Franklin Gregory
  33. James Woodford Guinn
  34. Stephen Douglas Hamshire
  35. Flora Vesta Smith Helmick
  36. Glenn Richard Hustin Jr.
  37. Kent Jacobs
  38. Sabrina Mae Kahler
  39. Clint C. Kimble
  40. Christina D. M. Kleckner
  41. Donald Kluge
  42. Paul Joseph Knockel
  43. Rene Layja
  44. Lilly Lopez
  45. Brian Keith Lowery
  46. Wilbert Martin
  47. Ricardo Martinez
  48. Gary Dale Mathias
  49. David Matthews
  50. Cynthia Renea Milstead
  51. Robert Wayne McCullar
  52. Stacey Jane Morrison
  53. Raymond S. Mutchler
  54. Kristi Lynn Nikle
  55. Rex Richard Ocain
  56. Jeffrey Lynn O’Carroll
  57. Rene Olivera
  58. Johnnie O’Neal Jr.
  59. Timothy Scott Parry
  60. Shanna Genelle Peoples
  61. Brett Burton Perry
  62. Rudolph David Rangel
  63. Louis Hernando Reyes
  64. Tristan Markey Rivera
  65. Guillermo Rodriguez
  66. Christina Lynn Roof
  67. Kenneth Arthur Schweighart
  68. Dudley Truett Scott
  69. Clifford D. Sharp
  70. Keith Gerald Spelhaug
  71. Charles N. Strohm
  72. Mouy Tieng Tang
  73. Rodney Texera
  74. Lowen Dean Thomas
  75. Nehemiah J. Thomas Jr.
  76. Alfonso Miranda Torres
  77. Khoi Dang Vu
  78. Theresa Ann Wallace
  79. Vincent Warren
  80. Marc Charles Welzant

*maybe