James Ray Skelton

Above: Skelton, circa 1986


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 6, 1986 from Houston, Texas
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: December 31, 1958
  • Age: 27 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'9, 160 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Brown hair, green eyes. Skelton's nicknames are Bird and Buzzard. He has multiple tattoos on his arms, including a tattoo on the inside of his left forearm.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A white t-shirt, blue jeans and black sneakers.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Skelton was last seen in the 5000 block of Halle Street in Houston, Texas on March 6, 1986. He was employed by the Canopy Erectors company at the time, and also worked as a mechanic. 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:
    Harris County Sheriff's Office



    Source Information
    Harris County Sheriff's Office


    Updated 1 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated August 28, 2017; casefile added.

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