Wanda Jean Boxley

A body was found Friday in Chariton County.

Chariton County Coroner Larry Breshears released this statement:

On today’s date, an unidentified human remains was found in rural Chariton County.  The death is under investigation.  An autopsy will be held at the Boone County Medical Examiner’s Office on Monday.

A KMZU caller has reported the body of Wanda Jean Boxley was found on Friday.  A posting on a Facebook group dedicated to finding the missing Laclede woman reads:

We have been notified that Mamaw’s body has been found. We want to thank each and every one if you for the thoughts, prayers, keeping the search going and helping us stay strong.

Wanda Jean Boxley, 82, was last seen at a gas station in the Brookfield area on November 16th.