Donnie Lee Payne

Donnie Lee PayneDonnie Lee PayneDonnie Lee Payne

MISSING SINCE: September 14, 2008 | MISSING FROM: Cleveland, Tennessee


  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: February 27, 1935
  • Age Missing: 73
  • Hair Color: Gray
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 125 lbs.
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Alias/Nickname: None known

Identifying Characteristics:

He has a scar on his chest above his heart.


Payne usually wears a hat, dark colored dress pants and a flannel shirt.


Payne was last seen collecting cans from a dumpster at the Ocoee Village Apartments near 2nd and Lowery Street in Cleveland, Tennessee on September 14, 2008. He was accompanied by his dog (photo below), whom he would never have left behind. His dog was found later that day on Highway 64; it had been struck by a car and was deceased.

Donnie Lee Payne's dog

Investigating Agencies:

  • Bradley County Sheriff's Office: 1-423-728-7300

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