Gloria "Jean" Finley
1960 - 2021
Gloria "Jean" Finley

October 6, 1960 - February 13, 2021

Graveside service for Gloria Finley, 60, of Auburn, AL, will be at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, February 20, 2021, at Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, 2255 Wrights Mill Road, Auburn, AL 36830, Reverend Bernard Anderson, Pastor and Bishop Kenneth Carter, Eulogist.

Mrs. Finley, who passed away Saturday, February 13, 2021 in Opelika, Alabama, was born October 15, 1960 in Lee County, Alabama.

Mrs. Finley public viewing will be private.

She leaves to cherish her memories: one son, Ladectric (Michele) Finley of Panama, City, FL; three grandchildren, Ladazah Finley, Daleah Finley and Christian Finley; a devoted and dedicated sister and brother-in-law, Patricia (Edgar) Woody of Opelika, AL; her eldest sister, Mattie Wright of Auburn, AL; three brothers, Roosevelt (Lilly) Finley, Anthony (Patrice) Finley both of Opelika, AL and Jerry Finley of Loachapoka, AL; seven aunts, Viola (Isaiah) Dowdell, Ciola Pitts both of Loachapoka, AL, Rosia Lee Finley, Julia Frazier, Mary (Cecil) Edwards all of Auburn, AL, Alice Hunter Finley of Atlanta, GA and Annie Finley Hatley of Dekalb, IL; two uncles, John Henry Finley of Auburn, AL and Johnny Boyd of Loachapoka, AL; nine nephews, Tyrone (Felicia) Finley, Marismekkoe (Phyllis) Finley, Adrian Finley, Steven Finley, Montavious Finley, Altoni Finley, Johnathan Finley, Justin Sanford and Akeem Lockhart; four nieces, Marimekko Allen, Shakara Finley, Rachel Finley and Whitney Finley; devoted cousins, Cassandra Finley of Newnan, GA and Margaret Bozeman of Auburn, AL; special and devoted friends, Alfreda Cosby, Maisha Jefferson and Jonathan McConnell all of Auburn, AL; her devoted and loving co-workers and staff of Auburn University; a host of cousins and friends.

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Published by The Opelika-Auburn News on Feb. 19, 2021.
Graveside service
Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
2255 Wrights Mill Road, Auburn, Alabama
Funeral services provided by:
Harris Funeral Home, Inc.
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My family would like to offer our deepest condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Kia Finley Phillips
February 23, 2021
Prayers to family. Rest in peace.
Margaret Young (Brown)
February 20, 2021
Praying,for strength, peace,and comfort for the Entire Family...
Gregory & Janet Fears
February 19, 2021
My deepest sympathies to the Finley family. She was always a joy to be around. Rest in Peace!
Francesca Pearson
February 19, 2021
May God strengthened your family and give you'll comfort during this difficult time
The Crowder Family Pat,Dimp & Neil
February 19, 2021
Sending thoughts of comfort & peace during your time of loss. Charlie France, III LHS '79
Charlie France, III
February 19, 2021
I am saddened to hear of Gloria's passing. I worked with her at Gayfer's years ago. She was one of the few who was so sweet and helpful to me. We continued to see each other out in the community over the years and we always had a warm reunion. My deepest condolences! Rest in Peace sweet Gloria!
Monica Venable
February 19, 2021