Today, January 10th, 2023 marks the 50th birthday of Cole Duane Jackson. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office continues to seek information to answer the many questions that surrounds Cole’s sudden vanishing. Cole Duane Jackson vanished from the Timpson, Texas area on July 13th, 2006. Mr. Jackson was 33 years of age at the time of his disappearance, 16 years and 6 months ago. Mr. Jackson was last seen in the area of FM 1645 in Timpson, Texas, and was seen driving a grey 2003 Dodge half-ton 4-wheel drive pickup truck. Mr. Jackson’s truck was found abandoned in a wooded area off of County Road 4243 in Timpson, Texas on July 15th, 2006.

Mr. Jackson is a white male with brown hair and blue eyes. Mr. Jackson is 5’7″ and has his initials “CJ” on his left shoulder area. 

You are encouraged to contact SCSO Captain DJ Dickerson at (936) 572-0255, or you can submit a tip anonymously in the form provided on the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office – Cold Case Investigation website linkVANISHED – COLE DUANE JACKSON | Shelby County Sheriff (

Any information will be greatly appreciated.