Remains of missing Flint Township man found in Mt. Morris Township

76-year-old Darwin Smith's body was found in wooded area in Mt. Morris Township.

The body of 76-year-old Darwin Smith has been found in a wooded area in Mt. Morris Township.

According to Ron Adkins, of Shiawassee County Search and Rescue, a DPW worker found Smith's body about a quarter mile back in the woods near Linden Road and Pasadena Road in Mt. Morris Township this morning.

Smith had been missing for more than a week. He walked away from the Genesee Gardens Retirement home in Flint Township.

Family members told NBC25, Smith wanted to see visit his wife who lives in a nursing home in Grand Blanc.