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Celebrating the life of

Casey Howell Thompson

November 05, 1976 - December 09, 2023

Casey Howell Thompson

With heavy hearts, we announce the death of Casey Howell Thompson of Savannah, Georgia, who passed away on December 9, 2023, at the age of 47. Casey was the son of Catherine Brooks Martin and Walter H. Thompson. 

Casey grew up on Wilmington Island, Georgia, where he spent time exploring the rivers and waterways.  His home away from home was Daufuskie Island, South Carolina.  Casey was of the Catholic faith.  He attended Nativity/ St. Peter the Apostle Catholic School, Benedictine Military School, and Armstrong State University.  He was the owner of Thompson Home Improvements and worked for Daniel Reed Hospitality.  

Casey had a great sense of humor, and his smile would light up a room.  He was a dog lover and had a particular fondness for chocolate labs. He was an avid fan of University of Georgia Football. Go Dawgs!

Casey was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Tyler J. and Ammie Brooks and his paternal grandparents, James and Dorothy Thompson.

Casey leaves to cherish his memory his parents, Catherine Brooks Martin (Dr. Carl Anderson) and Walter H. Thompson (Sandy), his brothers, Tyler Gerow (Lori), Jason Oldfield (Kat), and his sister, Dawn White (John), his aunts Shirley B. Ryan (Tony), Judy B. Griffin, and Eloise T. Glorieux, his uncle Larry J. Thompson as well as his special friend, Jennifer Del Vecchio, numerous cousins and close friends.

Casey will be laid to rest on Monday, December 18. Visitation will be from 3:30-4:30 at Fox and Weeks Islands Chapel with a service immediately following. The celebrant will be Fr. Patrick O’Brien.

Honorary Pallbearers: Richie Green, Shawn Donnelly, Jamie Durrance, Alan Williams, Steven Green, Alex Davis, Sean Ryan, Chat Howard, Jr., Taylor Griffin, and Russell Glorieux.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Habitat for Humanity, or the Humane Society of Savannah.




Catherine, I am so sorry for your loss. Casey loved you so much and I know he will be missed.

- Tonya Sellars, Savannah , Georgia

The Byrd and Harris family send deep condolences to your family, Casey was a good guy and the very first to welcome my family to the east Savannah area he will live in our hearts forever.

- Sheryl Byrd Harris, Savannah , Ga

Cathy, So very sorry to hear about Casey's passing! I remember him as such a fun "kid" who could always brighten the room and make everyone laugh. And he loved you and his family and he always made your friends feel like family. Love and prayers to you and Tyler especially and the family. You are a very special friend and I will keep you all in my prayers.

- Jeanie Griffin, Edmond, Oklahoma

A candle has been lit!

I Didn't Know You Very Well, But We Have Been Neighbors for quite a few years. May You Rest In Peace.

- Lillian S.Sams, Savanah , GA

I am so sorry to hear about your loss of Casey. Sending prayers and sympathy to his family. May Casey rest in God's peace.

- Sister Susan Harms, RSM, Savannah, Georgia

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel