Obit: Bernard Finley

Obit: Bernard Finley

June 26th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Sr.Bernard C. Finley Sr., 96, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, June 24, 2013, at his residence.He was retired from Bungee Oil after many years of service. He was a member of Chandler Chapel Baptist Church.He was preceded in death by his parents, Bennett Finley and Annie Maxey Williams; wife, Edith Finley; son, Bernard Finley Jr.; brother, George Finley; sisters, Mary Williams, Sarah Clark, Iva Luke, Gertrude Ross and Virginia Carter.Survivors include one son, Harold Finley, of Chattanooga; daughters, Jo Ann Shropshire, Betty Finley, Wanda Finley, all of Chattanooga, and Lynda Conner, of Atlanta; 15 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-grandchildren; brother, Frank Williams, of Flintstone, Ga.; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins; other relatives and friends.Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Forest Hills Cemetery with Pastor Ron Cook as the eulogist.Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. today at Taylor Funeral Home.