Harrison Butler Sr.

Above: Butler, circa 1988


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: June 12, 1988 from Wedgefield, South Carolina
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 76 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'9, 175 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Gray hair, brown eyes. Butler had a gray beard at the time of his disappearance.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A plaid shirt, green pants, black shoes and a black cap with a red center.
  • Medical Conditions: Butler has unspecified mental problems.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Butler walked away from his residence on Route 1 in Wedgefield, South Carolina, possibly headed towards Sumter, South Carolina, at 12:30 p.m. on June 12, 1988. An acquaintance later saw him walking on the path towards Sally Street, about half a mile from his home. He has never been heard from again. Few details are available in his case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Sumter County Sheriff's Office


    Source Information
    Rino Kids Online
    The Item
    Sumter County Sheriff's Office


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated November 15, 2016; details of disappearance updated.

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