- January 16, 1939 - July 5, 2011
- Brewton, Alabama
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“I'm sorry for your loss. Dads are very special and the memories he has left behind are your gift. Enjoy them! My dad, Patrick O'Shea, was at the...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Alice O'Shea-Kiker - Semmes, AL
“Teresa, John, and Holly May you each find comfort in knowing that others care and are lifting you up in thought and prayer. I have such...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Sue Garrison - Spring City, TN
“Teresa, you are in my prayers. My the Lord bring strength and peace to you.
3 of 12 | Posted by: Connie Daniels - Dayton, TN
“Teresa, you are in my prayers as well as my thoughts. I'm so sorry for the hurt you and your family are dealing with. I love you and am always here...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Rebekah James - Dayton, TN
“Praying for the comfort and healing that only God can give.
5 of 12 | Posted by: Andrea True - Acworth, GA
“"...perhaps they are not the stars, but rather openings in heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Candy Latshaw - Spring City, TN
“Teresa, so sorry to hear that you have lost your father. My prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. I am truly sorry.
7 of 12 | Posted by: Kim Cooley - Dayton, TN - friend
“A brief note to let you know that my thoughts and prayers are with you all. We humans, sinners that we be, can not fathom the mind of God. None-the...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Father David Colburn - Dayton, TN
We are so sorry for you loss.
You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Walta & John
9 of 12 | Posted by: Walta & John Toliver - Dayton, TN
“Teresa, I am so sorry for your family's loss.
10 of 12 | Posted by: Christa Probst Ryan
“I pray for your comfort and peace at this difficult time.To be in this world is a good thing, but to be with the Lord is far better and though your...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Richard Daugherty - Dayton, TN
“Sorry for the loss of your father..You are in my prayers. Take hold of God's hand and let him walk with you during these difficult times. I am so...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Pat Douglas - Spring City, TN
Mr. John Finch, A native of Laurel, MS and a resident of Brewton, AL died in a Pensacola, FL hospital on Tuesday July 5, 2011. He was a member of Catawba Springs Baptist Church in Brewton, AL, and a member of Pipefitter’s Local 119 in Mobile.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Al Finch, Sr., and Lura Lowery Finch, his brother, David (Joan) Finch, and infant daughter Lisa Annette Finch. He is survived by his wife, Mary Finch, and children Margi (Jesse) Starkey, Teresa Finch Young, John (Donna) Finch, Holly Finch, Tony (Sally) Smith, and Wanda Smith.
He is also survived by brothers Al (Frances) Finch and Ronald (Peggy) Finch. Surviving sisters are Jo Anne (Francis Lee) McIlwain and Peggy Sue (Jim) Reed. He also leaves behind nine adoring grandchildren: AJ and Josh Starkey; Victoria, Anthony, Sarah, and Mason Finch; John David Young; and Sam and Dan Smith. He will also be missed by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held from the chapel of Pine Crest Funeral Home on Friday, July 8, 2011, at 2:00 pm.
Visitation will be Thursday evening from 5:00 until 8:00 pm at the funeral home. Interment will be in Pine Crest Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN, 37214-0800.