William Howard Paige, 57, was last seen April 18.
Police believe he may be in danger.
They say he left home without any personal belongings.
According to members of his family, Paige said he was going to visit an out-of-town relative but when he never showed up they became worried.
Family and friends say Paige has never met a stranger and is full of personality.
They just want him home safely.
"He needs to bring his butt home," said Paige's daughter, Shalon Paige. "We're all worried and that he just needs to come home so we can get after him."
"He's cool and quiet," recalled Paige's neighbor, Darain Robinson. "He doesn't mess with nobody."
Anyone with information that can help find Paige should call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 238-TIPS.