Search still ongoing for missing man in Monroe County

An Alabama man has been reported missing in Monroe County.

Posted: Mar. 12, 2019 12:43 PM
Updated: Mar. 14, 2019 10:51 AM

GREENWOOD SPRINGS, Miss. (WTVA) - A family is hoping to soon find their missing loved one in Monroe County. 

As of Thursday morning, Roger Taylor, 48, is still missing.


Roger Taylor | Facebook

On Wednesday, Monroe County Sheriff Cecil Cantrell confirmed Taylor's car was found on Blair Cemetery Road, which is in the Greenwood Springs area approximately 2 miles from the state line. 

However, the 48-year-old is still missing. 

According to family members, Taylor was last heard from on Sunday, March 10. 

He was driving a silver 2008 Saturn Astra from Lamar County, Alabama, to his daughter's home in the Greenwood Springs area of Monroe County. 

He contacted his daughter at 9:44 p.m. and said he was lost and stuck. 

His last phone call was pinged to the Greenwood Springs area in the vicinity of Wise Gap and Grubb Springs Road

His family says he suffers from health issues and he may have been confused.

He was last seen wearing a green jacket, camouflage hat, green shirt with an image of a deer skull, and cargo pants

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department at 662-369-2468.

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