Missing Gary Wayne Akers located 2020

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Missing Gary Wayne Akers

Akers, approximate date 1988

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: December 11, 1988 from Union, Missouri

Type: Endangered Missing

Date of Birth: July 1, 1953 Age at disappearance: 35 years old

Height and weight : 5'7, 160 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Brown hair, blue eyes. Akers may go by his middle name, Wayne.

Details of disappearance and psychic work by Brian Ladd (login to view entire case )


Akers was last seen in Union, Missouri on December 11, 1988. He left home at 11:30 p.m. to borrow a chainsaw from a neighbor and never returned. At midnight, he bought a six-pack of beer from Mom's, a bar in Grubville, Missouri. He never returned home and has never been heard from again. At 8:00 a.m. on December 12, Akers's wife of eleven years found his black Jeep abandoned just off Route FF at the entrance to the subdivision where they lived with their four children. Four cans of beer were inside the vehicle, and the keys were hidden above the sun visor. A search of the area turned up no signs of violence and no indication of Akers's whereabouts.
Authorities believe Akers could have been the victim of foul play. He was involved with marijuana and methamphetamine at the time of his disappearance, something his wife was completely unaware of. He had been threatened prior to his disappearance, and after he went missing his wife had to move because she was getting threatening phone calls. Akers worked the night shift on the assembly line at the Ford Motor Co. in Hazelwood at the time of his disappearance. His purchased Christmas presents for his children the day he went missing and his wife does not believe he would have have abandoned the family. His case opened 2018 by Psychic Brian Ladd.
Franklin County Sheriff's Department