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Elderly man with dementia missing from Cobb Co. found safe

Earl Will Burney was last seen at his home on Worley Drive in Marietta on August 7 at 10 p.m.

MARIETTA, Ga. — The Cobb County Police Department has canceled a Mattie's Call issued for an elderly person after he was located in good health.

Earl Will Burney was last seen at his home on Worley Drive in Marietta on Aug. 7 at 10 p.m. The 75-year-old is known to frequent businesses on Canton Road near Blackwell Road in Marietta.

At around 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 8, police said he has returned home. 

No further details were released. 

Credit: Cobb County Police Department
Earl Will Burney

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