Obituary for Charles Leroy Casey
Charles L. Casey, age 57, 1135 Mill Creek Road, Erwin, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 in the Unicoi County Memorial Hospital. He was a lifelong resident of Unicoi County. Charles is a son of Trula Shorter Casey of Unicoi and the late Alvin Casey. He was a former employee of Summers Taylor where he worked in Construction. Charles was of the Freewill Baptist Faith. Other than his father, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marcia Casey; his son, Ryan Casey on April 18, 2010; one sister, Rita Faye Casey; grandparents: Pat and Pearl Casey, Cecil and Doris Shorter; one nephew, Craig Smith.
He leaves behind to cherish his memories, two brothers: Dewayne Casey and wife, Kim, William Casey and wife, Bell, all of Unicoi; four sisters: Pam Crawford, Jonesborough, Nina Hensley and husband, Teddy, Flag Pond, Clarice McNabb, Chattanooga, Viola Williams and husband, Frank, SC, several nieces and nephews and a special friend, Archie Smith, Soddy Daisy.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 P.M. until the hour of service on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Robert Ledford Funeral Home Chapel. Preacher James Michael Rice will officiate at the 7:00 P.M. funeral service. Music will be provided by The Brown Family. Committal service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Sunday, May 21, 2017 in the Bumpus Cove Cemetery. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Those wishing to attend are asked to assemble by 10:30 A.M. on Sunday at the Robert Ledford Funeral Home to go in procession to the cemetery.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Casey family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com.
Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Casey family. (423) 743-1380.