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3482DFMD - Mary Cook Spencer

Michelle Lee Rust

Name: Mary Cook Spencer
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: March 14, 1981
Location Last Seen: Prince Frederick, Calvert County, Maryland

Physical Description

Date of Birth: June 3, 1954
Age: 26 years old
Race: White
Gender: Female
Height: 5'6"
Weight: 140 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: She has freckles and pierced ears. She wears eyeglasses.


Fingerprints:Not Available
DNA:Not Available

Clothing & Personal Items

Clothing: Possibly wearing blue jeans, a plaid shirt, a red jacket, and Land Lubber shoes.
Jewelry: Unknown
Additional Personal Items: Eyeglasses.

Circumstances of Disappearance

Mary Cook Spencer, a newlywed, left home on March 14, 1981, to go shopping. Her 1979 Mercedes was located in the Frying Pan Restaurant parking lot in Lusby. The key was still in the ignition and the doors were locked.

Some agencies list the disappearance date as March 30, 1981.

Investigating Agency(s)

Agency Name: Maryland State Police
Agency Contact Person: Unknown
Agency Phone Number: 410-535-1400
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: M8302900

NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 8712

Information Source(s)

Maryland Missing Persons Network
The Capital News Archive - June 2, 1981

Admin Notes

Added: 1/13/16; Last Updated:10/16/17

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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.

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