A memorial service will be held Wednesday, Dec. 28, at 7 p.m. at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna.
Born Sept. 23, 1934 in Black Oak, Ark., Mr. Finley had served as an automotive and airplane mechanic during his tenure in the military.
Later, he operated his own auto garage and was employed by Baldwin Oil Co. in Jonesboro.
Survivors include his children, Lois Brush of Cuba, Mo., Linda Finley and Mary Jane Goodwin and husband Vernon, all of Hopkinsville, Ky., Henry H. Finley, Jr. of Quincy and Michael Finley and Barbara Welch and husband Troy, all of Metropolis; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters; and three brothers.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank Finley and Clara Johnson Finley; one grandson, Kenneth Brush; and nine brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until the funeral hour at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to any music program of the donor’s choice which will in some way benefit the musical development of children.