Clarence Smith Sr.

Above: Smith, circa 1978


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 7, 1978 from Ferriday, Louisiana
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: February 29, 1928
  • Age: 50 years old
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. Smith's nickname is Buddy.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Smith was last seen in Ferriday, Louisiana on May 7, 1978. He said the police were chasing him and ran off into the woods. 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:
    Federal Bureau of Investigation


    Source Information


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated November 17, 2016; distinguishing characteristics updated.

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