George Raymond Pruett
Pruett, approximately 1983
Date reported missing : 11/01/1983
Missing location (approx) :
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Male
DOB : 06/23/1940 (81)
Age at the time of disappearance: 43 years old
Height / Weight : 6'3, 160 pounds
Medical conditions : Pruett is an alcoholic.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos
: Caucasian male. Dark brown hair, brown eyes. Pruett has a tattoo of a knife and a tattoo of his initials on his upper arms. He has several scars on his body.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Pruett was last heard from at Thanksgiving in November 1983. He called his family in Iowa and said he was in Tucson, Arizona, taking a Greyhound bus to California. He promised to call when he arrived there, but he never did and has never been heard from again.
Pruett was homeless at the time of his disappearance and frequently traveled by train from Arizona to El Paso, Texas. He worked in the residential roofing industry and never carried identification. He called his family in Iowa regularly at holidays, but none of them have heard from him since Thanksgiving 1983. His wife reported him missing.
The circumstances of Pruett's disappearance are unclear. Tucson police are investigating.
Other information and links : ncy
Tucson Police Department
September 2021 updates and sources
The Doe Network
October 12, 2004. April 15, 2008; .
Interactive Missing Person Search Map