North American Missing Persons Network
Benjamin Franklin Gray

Above Image: Gray, circa 1978

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 31, 1978 from Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: N/A
  • Age: 50
  • Height: 5'4"-5'6"; (64"-66")
  • Weight: 165-180 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Gray or Partially Gray
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Head hair cut fairly short with waves
    and curls. Some chest hair. Sideburns. The long finger of his left hand did not bend
    due to an old injury. Dentures. He had healed broken bones from riding the rodeo in
    his younger days. He was a little bow-legged from riding horses.
  • Medical Conditions: Healed broken bones from rodeo. More recent back injury
    from an automobile accident.
  • Clothing: Green and while plaid cowboy shirt and blue jeans, cowboy boots and
    leather belt.
  • Jewelry: Heavy gold man's ring with a diamond, black frame prescription eye
  • AKA: Ben Gray, Beny Gray
  • Case Number: 78-1090; NamUs MP # 10082

  • Details of Disappearance
    Ben left his residence with an acquaintance late in the day. He never returned.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Montrose Police Department
    Detective Micheal Watson
    (970) 252-5200

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