JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is looking for a missing 43-year-old woman last seen in the Oceanway area Friday, October 12.

Family members reported Sherry Lee Prather missing after they did not hear from her.

Prather was last seen at the Boots and Bottle Tavern located on New Berlin Road at 2:20 a.m. Friday, October 12, according to a news release from Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Melissa Bujeda.

Bujeda said Prather was seen talking to two unknown males sitting on motorcycles in the parking lot of the tavern.

Prather was wearing a white and gray long sleeve shirt and blue jeans.

Bujeda said the family told police Prahter has never departed for this period of time without contacting them.

The investigation into her whereabouts is active and ongoing. If you have any information that could be able to help police locate Sherry Lee Prather, you are asked to contact the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or via email at

If you would like to remain anonymous, you may contact First Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS. You could be eligible to receive a cash reward.