The Disappearance of Mary Louise Watkins

Pop Culture Crime
3 min readJul 19, 2019

Mary Louise Watkins is a missing woman from Modesto, California. Mary is reported as missing as of May 17, 1979. At the time of her disappearance, Mary was 5'2 and about 130 pounds. She is white with brown hair and hazel eyes. She had surgical scars on her lower torso.

Mary was born on April 20, 1925, making her 57 at the time she was reported missing. Today, she would be 94 years old. Before she disappeared, Mary was a nurse at Modesto City Hospital.

The Circumstances Around Mary Louise Watkins’s…