It is with most sincere sympathy that we formally announce the passing of, Mr. Timothy Metcalf who transitioned from this life on Wednesday, February 9, 2022.
Timothy “Tim” Metcalf, age 64, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at Grady General Hospital. Tim was born June 14, 1957 in Cairo, GA. He joined Bethlehem AME Church at an early age and served on the adult usher board for a number of years. During his teen years, Tim moved to Tuskegee, AL and graduated from Tuskegee Institute High School in 1975 where he was active in the JROTC program. After high school, Tim became a certified EMT and worked in Tuskegee as well as Miami, FL. Many years later, Tim relocated back to Cairo and worked with the Grady County Schools (Washington Middle School) until his health began to decline.
Tim was preceded in death by parents, Cady Metcalf and Wilhelmena Mathews Hicks.
He is survived by brother, Zemora Metcalf, Sr (Constance) Tuskegee, AL; sisters, Vanessa Austin (Shawn), Stafford, VA and Natasha Metcalf-McGee (Pastor Keith McGee) Franklin, TN; step mom, Yvonne (Bonnie) Metcalf, Opelika,AL; brotherly cousins, Presiding Elder/Pastor Billy McFadden (Tammie) Ellaville, GA, Thornton Anderson, Cairo, GA, Charlie McFadden, Jr, Gainesville, FL; sisterly cousin, Loretta Mathis, Cairo, GA; close family friend, Mark Wooten, Cairo, GA and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made to Washington Middle School in memory of Timothy Metcalf:
Washington Middle School
ATTN: Mr. Michael Best
1277 Martin Luther King, Jr Ave
Cairo, GA 39828
The family is deeply appreciative and grateful for all expressions of sympathy, love and kindness extended to them during this time. Your thoughtfulness will be a source of comfort for the days to come. May God’s blessings be with each of you always.
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