Deputies Search For Missing Endangered Woman

Joy Rice missing

OCALA – Marion County Deputies are searching for a woman who went missing Monday evening.

21-year-old Joyce “Joy” Rice was last seen at 6:05 pm on Monday, December 12 according to a Missing Poster made by the Marion County Sheriff’s Department.

Rice was last seen in the area of the 6000 block of SW 60th Avenue in Ocala driving a red Kia Soul with Florida Tag number GMVK28.


Rice is 5’8″ tall and weighs approximately 130 pounds. She has brown hair and may possibly have blue streaks in her hair.

Deputies are asking anyone with information on Rice’s whereabouts or if anyone sees Rice to call 911 immediately or the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.