Gloria Jean King
King, approximately 1996
Date reported missing : 09/09/1996
Missing location (approx) :
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Female
DOB : 08/01/1954 (67)
Age at the time of disappearance: 42 years old
Height / Weight : 5'3 - 5'4, 110 - 120 pounds
Description, clothing, jewerly and more : A red or maroon-colored printed shirt.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos
: Native American female. Brown hair, brown eyes. King wears eyeglasses. Her left earlobe may be scarred or missing. She is of Navajo Indian descent, and may use the last name Jarvison.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : King resided in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1996. She and her former husband planned to travel to Farmington, New Mexico in separate vehicles on September 9, 1996.
King's former husband told authorities that they purchased fast food items at a restaurant near Grants, New Mexico and stopped in Milan, New Mexico to eat the meals shortly afterwards. Then they lost track of one another.
King's vehicle was later found abandoned at the El Rancho Hotel. There was no sign of her at the scene. She never returned to her residence and has not been heard from again. She left behind several children. Her case remains usnolved.
Other information and links : ncy
Albuquerque Police Department
September 2021 updates and sources
The Albuquerque Journal
Child Quest International
The Gallup Independent
Navajo Nation Missing Persons Updates
October 12, 2004. May 8, 2019; middle name corrected.
Interactive Missing Person Search Map