UPDATE: 88-year-old Billy Joe Jordan was located and is safe in Catoosa County, Georgia, according to a post on the Rhea County Sheriffs Department's Facebook page. 

PREVIOUS STORY: The Rhea County Sheriffs Department is asking for the public's assistance in finding a missing 88-year-old Rhea County man.

Billy Joe Jordan is described as a white male, 6 feet tall and weighing about 145lbs.

He has gray/white hair and wears black plastic rim glasses. Jordan is clean-shaven and has a scar on the back of his head.

Jordan was last wearing a brown cowboy hat, navy blue loafers, faded black jeans, blue or black plaid button up collar shirt.

He was driving a 2001 white Chevy truck with a long bed, a toolbox and large dent on drivers door with a Tennessee tag 8B57Y5

Deputies say Jordan left 10:30 to buy tomatoes on Dayton Mountain in the Summer City area and has not returned home yet. He also frequents the Jackson's Island area in Rhea County.

If you see Jordan or know his whereabouts, you are asked to  contact the Rhea County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch at 423-775-2442, or contact your local Law Enforcement agency.