March 15, 1947 ~ January 12, 2023

Born in: Asheville, NC
Resided in: Weaverville, NC

Michael Lee Causey, 75, passed away Thursday, January 12, 2023.

Mike was born March 15, 1947, in Asheville to the late Monroe and Gertrude Cutshall Causey.

As a veteran of the Vietnam War, Mike was the recipient of the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam service medal with 2 bronze stars, and the Vietnam campaign medal, as well as two overseas bars. He served honorably in the United States Army from 1965-1968 and achieved the rank of Sergeant.

He joined the US Postal Service in 1969 as a letter carrier, delivering mail and dog treats in Woodfin and North Asheville for 38 years. He was a member of St Joan of Arc Catholic Church, an avid reader, and a dedicated steward of the earth.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Brenda Reed Causey; a daughter, Becca Kingston, and one grandchild, Noah Kingston, formerly known as Penny.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated by the Rev. Fathers Dean Cesa and Morris Boyd at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 26, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. Military honors will be provided by the NC National Guard Memorial Team.


Memorial Mass: January 26, 2023 11:00 am

St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
768 Asbury Road
Candler, NC 28715


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Becca, we have enjoyed being neighbors of your family for 26 years. You have always been there to help when needed and we appreciate that so much. You’re dad will be truly missed.

  2. Sorry to hear the news Becca, it never easy, but he is w God now and that is better than anything we can imagine here in earth. Keep well and praying for you and your family.

  3. Thank you for your service to our country and your community young man, God bless you and those you leave behind here with us. God’s Speed.

  4. Jimmie Causeyll . Brenda and Becca. I am so sorry . I want to thank Uncle Mike for being a role model to me as I was growing up . I respected him very much. Thankful to him for his service to our country. God bless and prayers are sent for you during this difficult time.


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