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2010-08-19 / Obituaries


Gene Pearson Finley, Sr., 73, of Sunny South died Thursday, August 12, 2010 at Mobile Infirmary.

He was born February 18, 1937 in Sunny South. He was a retired locomotive engineer for Southern Railroad and was a member of Sunny South Baptist Church.

Funeral services were held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 14, 2010 at Sunny South Baptist Church with Rev. Warren Huggins, Rev. Denny Couturie and Rev. Reginald Southall officiating. Interment was in the Sunny South Baptist Church Cemetery.

He is survived by his wife, Elsie Grey Finley of Sunny South; daughter, Sharon (Ricky) Ault of Sunny South; son, Gene P. Finley, Jr. of Sunny South; granddaughter, Lauren Elizabeth Ault of Sunny South and grandson, Andrew Sean Ault of Sunny South.

Pallbearers were Robert Lewis Williamson, Paul Sheffield, Alvin Hepstall, Shane Sims, Kevin Sims and Randall Sims.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville directed.

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