Endanger missing person alert sent out for Flora City IL woman

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martha-ellen-cookFLORA, IL (KPLR) – Illinois State Police have issued an endangered missing person advisory for a woman missing from Flora in Clay County.  Martha Ellen Cook has Alzheimer’s disease.

She was last seen in Wayne County on County Road 2375 North.

Cook was following her husband and took a wrong turn.

Cook is described as a 65-year-old woman, 5 feet, 5 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds, with gray, fuzzy hair.  She was wearing light color jacket, dark-colored shirt, slacks and black shoes.

She is driving a maroon 2001 Dodge Dakota pickup truck with a maroon camper shell on it.

If you see her or her truck, call Clay County at 618-665-3316 or 911.