Thomas Earl Causey "Duke"

March 24, 1943February 2, 2019

Thomas Earl Causey, also known as “Duke”, passed the River of Life, surrounded by his family, and went to be with his Holy Father in Heaven on February 2, 2019 at the age of 75. He is survived by his wife, Sally Causey; daughters, Leighann Causey and Denise Causey; four grandchildren, Caleb Causey, Jeremiah Shirley, Harleigh Shirley, and Easton Johnson; and numerous beloved Cousins. He also leaves behind his Friends and Classmates of Tallassee High School, Class of 1962; and his family at Beacon of Hope. He was preceded in death by his parents, Melton and Gladys Causey; brothers Lewis and James; sisters Dorothy Owens (Charles Owens), Frances Shuman, Gloria Sue Causey, and Bobbie Adair. A Celebration of Life will be held at Leak Memory on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 2:00pm, with Visitation 1 hour prior. Pallbearers to include, Allen Cook, Stanley Causey, Chuck Hilyer, Adam Baird, Caleb Causey, and Jeremiah Shirley; Honorary Pallbearers, Bubba Owens and Wendell Hilyer. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy for the family may be made at


  • Sally Causey, Wife
  • Leighann Causey, Daughter
  • Denise Causey, Daughter
  • Caleb Causey, Grandchild
  • Jeremiah Shirley, Grandchild
  • Harleigh Shirley, Grandchild
  • Easton Johnson, Grandchild
  • Melton Causey, Father
  • Gladys Causey, Mother
  • Lewis Causey, Brother
  • James Causey, Brother
  • Dorothy (Charles) Owens, Sister
  • Frances Shuman, Sister
  • Gloira Sue Causey, Sister
  • Bobbie Adair, Sister
  • Numerous beloved Cousins
    He also leaves behind his Friends and Classmates of Tallassee High School, Class of 1942; and his family at Beacon of Hope.

  • Allen Cook, Pallbearer
  • Stanley Causey, Pallbearer
  • Chuck Hilyer, Pallbearer
  • Adam Baird, Pallbearer
  • Caleb Causey, Pallbearer
  • Jeremiah Shirley, Pallbearer
  • Bubba Owens, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Wendell Hilyer, Honorary Pallbearer


  • Visitation Thursday, February 7, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Thursday, February 7, 2019

Thomas Earl Causey "Duke"

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Gina Jacks

February 6, 2019

Thoughts and prayers for you Sally!

Mike Williams

February 4, 2019

Rest in peace Tommy, praying for all of you Sally!

Betty Russell

February 4, 2019

Go rest high on that mountain, Tommy. You will be missed. I love you.