Silver Alert issued for Rockingham County man who went missing after hitch-hiking

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Henry Jackson Miller

EDEN, N.C. – A Silver Alert has been issued for a 69-year-old man from Rockingham County who went missing after hitchhiking earlier this month.

Deputies said Henry Jackson Miller left his Eden home at about 5 p.m. Oct. 7 and went hitchhiking on foot to Shreveport, Louisiana.

Miller’s family reported him missing on Oct. 17. Deputies said he suffers from dementia.

Miller is described as a white male, 69, 5-feet-10-inches and about 125 pounds with brown eyes and gray hair.

He was last seen wearing a blue plaid shirt, green work pants and penny loafers with no socks, according to deputies.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of Miller can call the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office at (336) 634-3232 or Rockingham County Crime Stoppers at (336) 349-9683.