Rising Fawn Jane Doe
Rising Fawn Jane Doe
Sex Female
Race White
Location Rising Fawn, Georgia
Found December 16, 1988
Unidentified for 30 years
Postmortem interval Unknown
Body condition Decomposed
Age approximation 16 - 35
Height approximation 5'6 - 5'8
Weight approximation 120 - 125 pounds
Cause of death Strangulation
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Rising Fawn Jane Doe was a teenager or young adult found strangled in Georgia in 1988.


The victim's remains were discovered along the east side of northbound I-59 near Rising Fawn in Dade County, Georgia. Approximately five miles from the Georgia and Alabama state line

It is suspected that the victim may have been a hitchhiker and possibly a runaway. It was determined she had been sexually assaulted.

Serial killer Samuel Little has been excluded through DNA as her killer.

Clothing / Notable Characteristics

  • Brownish Strawberry blond, Auburn or Red, shoulder-length hair with frosted ends.
  • Crooked teeth with three minor restorations and an unerupted tooth.
  • An X-large, navy blue, thermal knit, long-sleeved pullover shirt
  • Navy blue bra
  • Calvin Klein brand blue jeans
  • Black, size 9, lace-up, ankle-high shoes.
  • Yellow-Gold chain
  • White-Gold pinkie ring with a heart on the top.