Body of missing Horry County woman found in Marion County; death being investigated as homicide

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MARION COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — The body of a missing Horry County woman was found Monday night in Marion County, according to officials.

80-year-old Mary Ann Elvington was reported missing Monday after she was last seen at her home on Highway 76 in Nichols, according to Horry County police. Her 2012 Buick LaCross was found unoccupied on Bobby L. Davis Boulevard in Marion County Monday evening.

Elvington’s body was found on Zion Road near Zion Grocery, according to Marion County Coroner Jerry Richardson. That’s about 10 miles from where her vehicle was found.

Photo of Mary Ann Elvington courtesy of HCPD

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death as a homicide, according to Horry County police.

Count on News13 for updates to this developing story.

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