|Birth: ||Sep. 13, 1971|
|Death: ||Jul. 3, 2011|
Officer Timothy Warren was killed after responding to the disturbance inside the DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Memphis. The officer Warren was climbing a stairwell when the suspect opened a door to a hotel floor, stepped out and immediately shot him. A Suspect is in Police custody.
He leaves behind his wife, and two children- ages 4 and 8.
Warren and his wife would have celebrated their 9th wedding anniversary on Tuesday.
Officer Timothy Felton Warren, 39, Memphis Police Officer, died Sunday, July 3, 2011 while responding to a Domestic Violence call. Officer Warren joined the Memphis Police Department in 2003 where he worked the South Main Precinct. During his MPD career he also worked at the South East and the Union Precincts. Prior to coming to MPD, Officer Warren served as a Deputy Jailer with the Shelby County Sheriff's Office. He was hired with the Sheriff's Office in December 2000 and graduated the Academy in February 2001. Timothy loved riding motorcycles and was a member of the Christian Motorcycle Association. He loved Blues Music and enjoyed an extensive collection. Picking a guitar and gun collecting were also hobbies, but most therapeutic was his workshop where he enjoyed metal work, leather work and welding. He made his own badge holders and holsters. Officer Warren is also a member of the Fraternal Order of Police. Officer Warren graduated high school in Cleveland, MS and received his bachelors from Delta State University where he was on the Mississippi All State Football Team. Officer Warren and his family hold membership at Bartlett Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 9 years, Betsy Warren, his two children, James and Jewel; his father, Jimmy Warren; and sister Dondi. He was preceded in death by his mother. The family will receive friends at Hope Church 8500 Walnut Grove Rd. Cordova, TN on Thursday, July 7, 2011 from 5:30-8. Funeral services will be at Hope Church Friday, July 8, 2011 at 10 a.m. Interment will be Friday afternoon at New Cleveland Cemetery, Cleveland, MS. Online condolences or flowers may be offered at www.MemphisFuneralHome. net. Memphis Funeral Home And Memorial Gardens 5599 Poplar Ave. (901)725-0100
Published in The Commercial Appeal on July 7, 2011
Jimmy Lewis Warren (1941 - ____)
Frances Estes Moore Warren (1943 - 1991)
New Cleveland Cemetery
Created by: James Myers
Record added: Jul 03, 2011
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