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93-year-old woman missing from Mtn. View


The Mtn. View Police Department on Tuesday morning issued an endangered person advisory for Effie Maxine Holden, 93, who police say has been missing since noon Monday.

Holden was expected to be at an appointment on Monday, but did not show, say police. She was last seen at Town & Country grocery store in Willow Springs, and has preexisting medical conditions that require medication which she may be without.

She is described as a white woman who stands at 5 feet, 2 inches tall and wieghs 140 pounds. She is said to have blonde and gray shoulder-length hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion. She walks with a walker, and drives a silver 2010 Toyota Corolla with Missouri license plate VE8W9V.

Anyone who has seen Holden or her vehicle, or who may have information related to Holden's possible whereabouts, should immediately dial 911 to contact the nearest law enforcement agency or call the Mtn. View Police Department at 417-934-2525.