Update: Missing Elderly Woman Found Safe in Jacksonville

Published 07/15 2014 03:10PM

Updated 07/15 2014 04:10PM

Gail Gantner, 79, reported missing from her Jacksonville home.
Gail Gantner, 79, reported missing from her Jacksonville home.
JACKSONVILLE, AR - An elderly woman reported missing from her home has been found safe a few hours later.

Gail Gantner, 79, who police say suffers from Alzheimer's, had walked away from her home on White Tail Lane near North Lake shortly before noon today.

She was found in a wooded area nearby and taken to the hospital to be sure she was okay.

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