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Missing Excelsior Springs man found safe

Posted at 12:29 PM, Nov 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-06 14:37:28-05

EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, Mo. -- UPDATE 1:35 PM 11/6/2017: The Clay County Sheriff's Department says David L. Williams has been found safe after he went missing from his home on Sunday. 


A 91-year-old man has been missing from his Excelsior Springs home since Sunday and may be in danger, according to a Clay County Sheriff's Department release. 

The Clay County Sheriff's Department issued a Silver Advisory for David Williams, who they say got in an argument with his wife and left his home on Gabe Travis Circle around 5:30 p.m. Sunday.


  • White male
  • 5'8" tall, 179 pounds
  • Gray hair, brown eyes
  • Blue button-up shirt, bib overall, blue jeans
  • Maroon 2003 For F-150, white camper shell
  • MO license: 8KC-344 

The release said Williams has shown signs of developing dementia and/or Alzheimer's symptoms. Williams is hard of hearing, the sheriff's office said, and has difficulty seeing at night.

Williams does not have a cell phone.        

If you know anything about Williams' whereabouts, call 911 immediately or call the Clay County Sheriff's Department directly at 816-407-3700.