James Elworth Craven
North American Missing Persons Network
James Elworth Craven

Above Images: Craven

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 6, 1985 from Lexington, Davidson County, North Carolina
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 55
  • Height: 5'8"
  • Weight: 180-190 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Gray; short.
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: Black
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: A bottom dental bridge.
  • Clothing: Grey suede jacket, navy pants with pen stripes.
  • Jewelry: Ring on right hand.
  • AKA: Flop

  • Details of Disappearance
    James Craven was last seen on Wednesday March 6, 1985 going out of town to either Winston Salem, Statesville, or Charlotte, North Carolina. He was last seen by his daughter, about 8 A.M., when he left the family business, Southside Convenience Store.

    His beige 1978 Ford Fairmont with the North Carolina tag number ID 60617 was found abandoned at an airport in Charlotte.

    His family has not seen or heard from him since.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Lexington City Police department

    Source Information
    The Dispatch - Apr 25, 1985