Diocese of Knoxville, Tennessee

William Claude Casey

Status: Dismissed from the priesthood (2012), Currently incarcerated

Appeared under the heading: “The following three names and the accusations associated with them have been published in previous statements by the Diocese of Knoxville or in media reports that have received extensive coverage.”

Birth Year: 1934

Ordination year: 1969

Reported assignment history:

  • Associate Pastor of Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Chattanooga
  • Pastor of Notre Dame Church in Greeneville
  • Diocesan Director of the National Catholic Rural Life Conference
  • Pastor of St. Dominic Church in Kingsport
  • Dean and Episcopal Vicar of the Kingsport Deanery
  • Director of Vocations for the Kingsport Deanery
  • Pastor of St. John Neumann Church in Knoxville