George A. Smith & Sons Funeral Home

2812 North Highland, Jackson, TN


Casey Warren Tinker

February 16, 1993September 17, 2019

Casey Warren Tinker, age 26, passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2019 in Memphis, Tennessee.

Funeral services will be conducted on Monday afternoon, September 23, 2019 at 4:00 PM at Fellowship Bible Church. Burial will follow at Ridgecrest Cemetery in Jackson, Tennessee. Visitation will be held in the afternoon beginning at 2:00 PM until service time at 4:00 PM at Fellowship Bible Church.

Casey was born on February 16, 1993 in Jackson, Tennessee. He is survived by his parents, Scott and Michelle Tinker, Jackson, Tennessee; one brother, Cameron Tinker; one Uncle Cory and Anne Tinker; one Aunt, Angie Davis; two grandmothers, Mrs. Josephine Tinker, Jackson, Tennessee, and Mrs. Adeline Collins, Dunedin, Florida; and five cousins. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Mr. Warren Ray Tinker; maternal grandfather Mr. Charles Williams Basket.

He was a 2011 graduate from University School of Jackson and a 2018 graduate of the University of Memphis with a bachelor’s degree in Communications. He was currently living in Memphis enjoying his work at Flight restaurant and exploring the city with his friends. Casey was often attending music festivals and sporting events. Casey was a devoted Tennessee Volunteer fan, loved the St. Louis Cardinals, and was competitive in his fantasy football league. When he was not playing or attending a sporting event, he could be found officiating games for the youth in the area. Casey was well loved and enjoyed spending time with his friends, and especially loved his dog, Roby.

In honor of Casey’s love of the Tennessee Volunteers, the family is requesting that everyone attending incorporate ORANGE into their attire.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested Memorials be made to the Humane Society to support Casey’s lifelong love of animals. Please send donations to 23 Pinnacle Drive, Jackson, Tennessee 38301


  • Visitation with Friends and Loved Ones Monday, September 23, 2019
  • The Funeral Service Monday, September 23, 2019


Casey Warren Tinker

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Sue Hanson

September 21, 2019

Casey has always been in our life from the moment our family moved to Jackson. I am so grateful i found a fabulous group of people when we moved here! Scott and Michelle and dobbs (ron), know that the Hanson family feel your pain!! We love and cherish those memories! You all are loved by so many and you will understand one day how loved you all are!

Mike Key

September 21, 2019

I remember playing against him in baseball. He pitched against us and was lights out. He won the game for his team