Obituaries as published in the April 27, 2003 edition of The Atmore Advance
April 21, 2003
Graveside services for Eugene Finley, 67, will be held today, April 27, 2003 at 1:30 p.m., at Fairview Cemetery, in Atmore. He passed away on April 21, 2003. He was a born in Monroe County, the second of five children.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Prosper and Ethel Finley of Atmore and a sister, Ollie May Bishop of Atmore. He is survived by his wife, Edith of Buffalo, N.Y.; thirteen children, Larry Finley of Knoxville, Tenn., Debra Poole (Calvin) of Birmingham, Sheila Smith (Rickey) of Atlanta, Darry Finley (Sheila) of Pensacola, Jerry Brown of Atlanta, Michael Finley (Cheretha) of Huntsville, Terry Finley of Atmore, Shirley Watson (Bobby) of Douglasville, Ga., Toni Brown, Eugene Finley, Earl Finley, Eric Finley, and Erica Finley, all from Atmore; one brother, Lee Finley of Youngstown, Ohio; and two sisters, Zarlene White of Youngstown, Ohio and Sara Watson of Bay Minette; eighteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.