Kathleen Murphy

Above: Murphy, circa 1976


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 7, 1976 from Fort Worth, Texas
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: March 31, 1955
  • Age: 20 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'3, 122 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Dark brown hair, blue eyes. Murphy may use the name Mary Kathleen Murphy. She has an appendectomy scar on her abdomen, a two-inch scar on her cheek, and skin graft scars on her leg and left armpit. She has a tattoo of a butterfly on her abdomen. Murphy has large eyes and the whites are visible even when her eyes are closed. Her hair was bleached blonde at the time of her disappearance.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A rabbit fur coat and Calvin Klein jeans.
  • Bar

    Details of Disappearance

    Murphy was last seen in Fort Worth, Texas on March 7, 1976, as she closed up the bar where she was working. She has never been heard from again. She left her purse behind at the bar. Investigators believe she was taken against her will.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Fort Worth Police Department


    Source Information
    Texas Department of Public Safety
    The Doe Network


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated March 5, 2006; law enforcement contact added, distinguishing characteristics updated.

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