WREN - James
Horace Finley, 89 died Monday, March 26th at
North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He
was born on September 27, 1928 in Wren to Frank
Finley and Nannie
Ashcraft Finley. He was a lifelong resident of
Wren, a graduate of Wren High School and a
member of Tranquil Methodist Church in Wren. He
served in the United States Army, was a
switchman for the GM&O and the Illinois Central
Gulf Railroad Companies and a farmer. He
loved fishing, hunting and spending time with
his grandchildren. Services will be at 12
noon, Thursday, March 29th at
Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in
Aberdeen with Military Honors with Rev. Ian
Hammond officiating. Burial will be in the
Masonic Cemetery in Monroe County.
Survivors include his wife Dorothy J. "Dot"
Finley of Wren; two sons James "Jamey" H.
Finley, Jr (Trina) of Saltillo and Eddie Jason
Finley of Wren; two grandchildren Hanna Hammond
(Ian) of Evanston, IL. and Dallas Finley (Emily)
of Springdale, AR. and several nieces and
nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents
and one brother Billy Finley. Pallbearers will
be Kirk Lindsey, Milton Lindsey, Dallas Finley,
Jerry W. Pierce, Curt Bell and Herbert Word.
Visitation will be 11
a.m. until service
time, Thursday, March 29th in the Tisdale-Lann
Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. Memorials and
donations may be made to Reformed University
Ministries, c/o Hanna Hammond, P.O. Box
890004, Charlotte, N.C. 28289-0004.