Elizabeth Lea Franks
North American Missing Persons Network
Elizabeth Lea Franks

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Above Images: Right: Age-progression to 57 years, circa 2004

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: April 01, 1965 from Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: August 10, 1947
  • Age: 17
  • Height: 5'2"
  • Weight: 95 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Red
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Small mole on the back of
    left thigh, chicken pox scar on the bridge of nose.
  • AKA: Beth, Bethie: Maiden name is McCarthy.

  • Details of Disappearance
    Franks was last seen in Toledo, Ohio before Easter in April 1965. She disappeared after an argument with her husband. They had been married just over a year when she disappeared and had a young child. Her Social Security number has not been active since 1965. Foul play is suspected.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Toledo Police Department
    (419) 245-3142

    Source Information
    Ohio Attorney General
    The Toledo Blade