Tameka Lynch, a 30-year-old mother of three, was last seen on East Second Street on the morning of May 19, 2014. Her body was discovered on June 29, 2014, on a sandbar in Paint Creek. There are questions surrounding the circumstances of her death and her case remains open.
Tameka Lynch was born in Columbus in 1984. Her mother was ecstatic and showered Tameka with affection. Her mother moved her and the kids to Chillicothe where Tameka and her brother, Chris, had cousins for playmates. In a house full of friends and family, Tameka was confident, outgoing and eager to try new things.