Joe Merral Puckett
Joe, approximate photo date 1985
Missing since: 05/01/1985
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Date of Birth: 06/28/1969 (50)
Age at time of disappearance: 15 years old
Height / Weight: 5'3 - 5'5, 110 - 120 pounds
Medical Conditions Joe has made at least one prior suicide attempt.
Other characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, green/hazel eyes. Joe has scars on his arms and wrists from self-inflicted cuts. He has multiple tattoos, all homemade in greenish ink, including the word "Mom" and cherries on his shoulder, the word "Thriller" on his buttocks, and a heart with an arrow through it on his right hand. He had a mustache at the time of his disappearance.
Details at time of disappearance: Joe was last seen in Paducah, Kentucky on May 1, 1985. He went to the BFW on Washington Street where his mother worked, and borrowed $20 from her. They got into an argument, and Joe left. He came back twenty minutes later, gave her $10, and left again. He has never been heard from again. Few details are available in his case.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Kentucky State Police
Other information: NamUs
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated December 10, 2019