Tony Case, 37, of Flat Rock died Thursday, November 19, 2020. A native of Henderson County, Tony was the son of Lori and Thomas Redmond. He graduated from East Henderson High School in 2001, East Carolina University in 2006. Tony joined the Army in 2007. He was a Forward Observer with the 10th Mountain Division, Ft. Drum, NY. He did a tour of duty in Afghanistan with many of his brave brothers.
Tony was discharged, after rising to the rank of Sergeant, in 2011. Tony became a Physical Therapy Assistant after returning from duty. He worked in Brevard, then at Mission Hospital before making the decision to become a travel PTA. He took positions across the country, enjoying many adventures along the way. Tony loved to hike, fish, and camp with his dogs, Cerbie and Willie Pete, always by his side. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed having a pint at local breweries.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his siblings, Samantha Redmond of Edneyville and Nicholas Redmond of Flat Rock; his favorite oldest niece, Tahani Parris; favorite youngest niece, Isabella Redmond; favorite nephew, Wyatt Redmond; paternal grandparents, Gerald and Martha Brock Hill; favorite cousin Blair Craven and wife, Andi and their three children; many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He also had numerous friends who loved him dearly and will miss him immensely. Tony was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Norman J. and Margaret Jane Craven.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later time in the spring due to COVID-19 restrictions.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Tony Case Memorial Fund, 790 Summit Springs Drive, Flat Rock, NC 28731 or by clicking on the following link: