Missing Age: 51 Years

Nickname/Alias: Bill

Height: 6′ 1″ – 6′ 2″ (73 – 74 Inches)

Weight: 240 lbs

Race / Ethnicity: White / Caucasian, American Indian / Alaska Native

Date of Last Contact: May 14, 2015

NamUs Case Created: May 28, 2015

Location: Stringtown, Oklahoma

County: Atoka County

Circumstances of Disappearance: The Atoka County, Oklahoma, Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance with locating William “Bill” Edward GARSIDE, W/M, DOB: 08/07/1963, 6’00”, 240 lbs., brown hair, brown eyes, with a tattoo on his neck “Sharlee”. GARSIDE was last seen on 5/14/2015 leaving his residence in Stringtown, OK after an argument with his spouse. Family has not had any contact with him since. GARSIDE was driving a 2006 maroon Lincoln Mark-LT pick-up, Oklahoma tag# 826JVH. Vehicle has been recovered.

Physical Description

Hair Color: Brown

Head Hair Description: short/shaved

Eye Color: Brown

Eye Description: reading glasses

Scar/mark: knees

Tattoo: tattoo on his neck “Sharlee” – left side rooster with sunset on chest both arms were sleeved with tattoos – shoulders to wrists Tasmanian Devil with guns- left calf, side of calf

Other distinctive physical characteristic: left-handed

Accessories: wallet (camo/velcro) – driver’s license, tribal cards, casino cards, VersaTel card (ATM card), cash

Clothing: blue jeans (38-42 waist) t-shirt or tank top/sleeveless shirt (2XL-3XL) work boots – brown (size 12-13) ball cap watch on right wrist


2006 Lincoln Mark LT

State: Oklahoma

License Plate: 826JVH

Comments: This vehicle has been recovered.


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