Tim Blakely, Travelers Rest, SC

Travelers Rest, SC, Letter Carrier Tim Blakely became concerned when he noticed a customer hadn’t collected her mail in several days. After a neighbor said she hadn’t seen the woman recently, Blakely called 911. Emergency responders entered the woman’s house and found she had died.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.