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Department of Human Resources
Benefits & Compensation
160 S. Hollywood
Memphis, TN 38112

Barnes Building Room #108
Monday-Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Telephone: 901-416-5344
Fax: 901-416-6463

Kendra Preston
(Last name A-K)

Michael Boone
(Last name L-Z)

Where Do I Begin?

Things to Do

Please submit your retirement application 60 to 90 days prior to your retirement date. Before submitting your application, we recommend that you do the following:

  • Contact TCRS to ensure that you meet the qualifications for retirement
  • Call 1-800-770-8277 or 1-615-741-1971.
  • Request an estimate of your TCRS benefits.
  • Use the Benefits Calculator on the TCRS website
  • Complete the Benefit Estimate Request Form and submit it to TCRS
  • Obtain an estimate of your social security benefits, if applicable, by calling 1-800-772-1213.
  • Obtain Medicare A&B if applicable.

Forms to Complete

You must turn in all (3) forms for processing of your retirement (do not fax):

  • Retirement Notification form (signed by supervisor)
  • Application for Service or Early Retirement Benefits application
  • Application for Retiree Health Insurance Enrollment/Change Form
  • Pre-65 OR Post-65 (complete only ONE side)

Please also provide the following with your retirement paperwork:

  • Copy of your driver’s license or photo ID
  • Copy of beneficiary driver’s license or photo ID (if survivor option)
  • Copy of Medicare card (if applicable) for retiree and dependent(s)
  • Voided check (if checking account) or savings information

Submitting your Retirement Paperwork

You may drop off or mail your completed original forms to (do not fax):

Benefits & Compensation
160 S. Hollywood
Memphis, TN 38112
Barnes Building Room #108