Case Information

Missing
Patricia
Elayne
Action
Patty, Patsy, Patricia Woodyard
May 26, 1978 23:30
03/17/2013
25 to 25 years old
Unknown DOB
White
Female
64.0
96.0 to 98.0

Circumstances

Clearwater
Florida
Pinellas
Patricia Action was last seen at the Ramada Inn Lounge on U.S 19 North in Clearwater on May 26, 1978.
She was there having a drink with coworkers. She left the Lounge around 23:30 in her 1969 Chevrolet Chevelle. Her parents reported her missing when she was not home the next morning.
Patricia's car was found abandoned on U.S. 19 in the parking lot of the Days Inn Motel in Tarpon Springs on June 1, 1978. Blood was spattered on the front seat and inside the car, the blood was type O. The keys to the car were not found. Patricia's shoes were in the car.

Patricia Action attended Stetson University in Sanford. While an undergraduate she got married. At the time of her disappearance a divorce was ongoing. She was forced to drop out of University because of illness. She had returned to Tarpon Springs six weeks before her disappearance, to stay with her parents. At the time of her disappearance she worked as a waitress at the Kapok Tree Inn in Clearwater.

Physical

Brown
Brown
Blue
Blue


on abdomen

Medical

Clothing and Accessories


Beige jumpsuit with pink, green and yellow stripes.
Her shoes were later found in her abandoned vehicle.
Brown shoulder bag

Transportation Methods

Chevrolet
Chevelle
1969
White
Car has been described as both a 1969 Chevelle and a 1969 Malibu. It was located on U.S. 19 in the parking lot of the Days Inn Motel in Tarpon Springs on June 1, 1978. Newspaper reports say that the keys to the vehicle were not found.

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Investigating Agency

Sgt.
Anthony
Monte
(727) 562-4080
78-10244
Local
Clearwater Police Dept
Clearwater
Florida
Sources:
FDLE MP Website: http://pas.fdle.state.fl.us/pas/person/viewMissingPerson-104635124.a
Clearwater Police: http://www.clearwaterpolice.org/cid/missing/PAction.asp
Doe Network: http://www.doenetwork.org/cases/1947dffl.html
St Petersburg Times, June 14, 1978: http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=888&dat=19780614&id=QWlQAAAAIBAJ&sjid=g1oDAAAAIBAJ&pg=5235,4452248
St Petersburg Independant, Feb 10, 1979: http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=950&dat=19790210&id=hVpQAAAAIBAJ&sjid=3FgDAAAAIBAJ&pg=6438,2596130
Secondary contacts: ancestry.com and spokeo.com

Reports

Contacts

Case Manager

Timothy
Downes
7275624383

Regional Administrator

Carrie
Sutherland
carrie.sutherland@unthsc.edu
817-202-5931