Milton Earl Case

Milton Earl Case

Birth
Bardwell, Carlisle County, Kentucky, USA
Death 27 May 2015 (aged 81)
Burial Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 147124595 · View Source
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CORINTH – Celebration of life service for Milton Earl Case is set for 11 a.m. Saturday, May 30, at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Minsters Wayne Cox and Jimmy Bates officiating. Burial with military honors will be in the Henry Cemetery.
Family will receive friends today from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to service time.
Earl passed from this life on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at home. He was born October 30, 1933, in Bardwell, Ky., to Versie and Lillian Case. Earl was a devoted Christian and member of Fraley's Chapel Church of Christ at his death. He began preaching at the age of 13 and continued preaching for the remainder of his life. He preached full time and part-time for many congregations that were struggling and could not support a full-time minister. He served many years as an elder at the East Corinth Church of Christ.
Upon graduating from Bardwell High School he began working for the GM&O railroad. At age 18, he joined the U.S. Navy and spent four years in active duty during the Korean War. He made eight trips across the Pacific Ocean and served 18 months in Inchon, Korea, in the Cloak & Dagger Division. He also spent much time helping establish and working at the local orphanage in Inchon. He retired in 1997 after 47 years of service from the KCS Railway as marketing manager serving east of the Mississippi River.
Mr. Case was preceded in death by his parents, Versie and Lillian Case; his in-laws, Pat and Ernestine Hanley; and sister-in-law, Nancy Lynn Crabb.
Survivors include his wife of almost 57 years, Sue Hanley Case; his sons, Tommy Case (Keturah) of Corinth, Bobby Case (Angie) of Tupelo; daughter, Carol Carney (Larry) of Corinth; grandchildren, Colt Hopkins (Kayla) of Collierville, Tenn., Andrew Case (Leah) of Oxford, Hunter Hopkins (Alyssa) of Corinth, Ashley Steward (Jameson) of Southaven, Shannon Treece of Corinth, Lauren Case of Corinth, Austin Case of Brookhaven and Abby Case of Corinth; great-grandchildren, Case Hopkins, Harley Treece, Layla Hopkins and Nate Steward; sister, Gayle Carden (Dan) of Paducah, Ky.; sister-in-law, Glenda Muse of Tupelo; brother-in-law, Bill Crabb of Tupelo' and a host of nieces and nephews.
Memorials can be made to AutismSpeaks.org or 1060 State Road, 2nd Floor, Princeton, NJ 08540.
Condolences can be left at www.memorialcorinth.com.
Published in Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal on May 29, 2015


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  • Created by: Brad
  • Added: 29 May 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 147124595
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Milton Earl Case (30 Oct 1933–27 May 2015), Find a Grave Memorial no. 147124595, citing Henry Cemetery, Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Brad (contributor 47403786) .