Lake County Deputies Searching for Missing Elderly Woman


LEESBURG-  Lake County Deputies are actively searching for a missing elderly woman.

74-year-old Mary Starks left her home Wednesday at 5622 Prince Andrew Ct in Leesburg, heading towards the Dollar General near the intersection of US-Hwy 27 and CR 48, also in Leesburg, at approximately 1:30pm.

She was driving a white 2013 Dodge Avenger with a black bra.


Mrs. Stark’s husband stated that Mary has been recently getting confused more, and getting lost as she drives, though she has not been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or Dementia.

Mary Starks is 5’2″ and weighs approximately 140 pounds. She has blue eyes and short white frosted hair. Mr. Starks stated that Mary was wearing shorts when she left the house, but he could not remember any more details on her clothing.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Lake County Sherrif’s Office at (352) 343-2101.

UPDATE: Elderly Missing Woman Found Safe