A Silver Alert was issued for Willie Hubert Wingfield, of Dallas, on Saturday after he was reported missing about 11:45 p.m. Friday, according to a Tyler Police Department news release.
Wingfield is a diabetic diagnosed with dementia, and family members told officers that he was driving from Dallas to Tyler to visit his girlfriend on Friday, according to Tyler police.
He was spotted in his car in Big Sandy in Upshur County Sunday evening.
The silver alert was canceled after he was found in Vermillion, La. around 2:20 p.m. Monday.