Elderly Fulton woman missing

Jim Gaines
Staff Writer

Mississippi officials are searching for a 70-year-old woman reported missing Thursday from Fulton, about 20 miles east of Tupelo.
A Silver Alert was issued shortly before 11 p.m. Sunday for Katherine Ann Stansell, last seen about 5:30 p.m. Thursday near Tupelo in a tan 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe, according to a news release from Warren Strain, public affairs director for the Mississippi Department of Public Safety.
Stansell is a white female, 5 feet 4 inches tall, 180 pounds, with graying brown hair and green eyes. She may be accompanied by a black-and-white dog. Relatives say she has a medical condition which may impair her judgment, according to Strain.
Anyone with information on Stansell's whereabouts is asked to call Fulton police at 662-862-3441.