James William "Jim" Finch

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Finch James William "Jim" Finch, 84, of Commercial Point, passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014 at Logan Elm Health Care Center, Circleville. He was born on September 7, 1929 in Commercial Point, Ohio to the late George and Faye (Hott) Finch. He retired from Don Forrest Trucking, West Jefferson, also was a bus driver for Teays Valley District for 19 years, worked for Winfo Fertilizer at Five Points, and was a farmer. Jim was a member of the Commercial Point Community Men's Club, had been a Scioto Twp. Volunteer Fireman, and attended Scioto Twp. School. Preceded in death by a sister Eleanor Cooper and brother Alfred G. Finch. Survivors include two daughters, Betsy (Russ) Schumacher of New Mexico and Bobbi (Dale) Blazer of Frankfort; sister, Lounell "Tittle" Wilson of Columbus; grandchildren, Hunter Young, Lisa Roarke, and Jeremy Schumacher; seven great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews; also a host of neighbors and special friends. Funeral Service 11 a.m. Friday, June 27, 2014 at the OLIVER-CHEEK FUNERAL HOME, 420 W. Main St. Ashville with Ross Crego officiating. Interment will follow in Beckett Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. For those who wish contributions may be made to Commercial Point Community Men's Club, P.O.Box 97, Commercial Pt., 43116, or Scioto Twp. Fireman's Assoc., P.O.Box 204, Commercial Pt., 43116, or Heartland Hospice, 116 Morris Rd., Circleville, 43113.

Funeral Home
Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home
420 Main St W Ashville, OH 43103
(740) 983-6414
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on June 24, 2014
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