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Graveside Service

Wilson-Ballew Memorial Cemetery
Friday May 20th, 2022
4:00pm

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Charles "Dean" Finley

 

 

Charles Dean Finley, age 84, of Nebo, North Carolina passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Amorem Patient Care. A native of McDowell County, Dean was born on October 8, 1937 to the late Alphonzo Dewey and Fannie Gardin Finley.

 

He is preceded in death by one son, Charles Jason Finley and one brother, Dewey Eugene Finley.

 

Dean was a graduate of Nebo High School and retired from High Point Sprinkler in Hickory. He was a proud United States Navy veteran. Dean enjoyed eating breakfast out and visiting with his friends.

 

He is survived by his son, Clarence Joey Finley (Debbie); one sister, Florence F. Young; two grandchildren, Caitlin Finley and Conner Finley; friend and caregiver, Jackie Denton and his pet squirrel, “Shirley”.

 

A private graveside service will be held on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. at Wilson Ballew Cemetery with Reverend Jim Lewis officiating.

 

In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in Dean’s memory are asked to consider, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.

 


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A candle was lit in memory of Charles Finley

Margot A Withrow May 22 2022 7:37 PM

I’ve known dean since I was a little girl. Such a kind, sweet and thoughtful man. I always enjoyed his handwritten cards he sent in the mail. I will cherish the very last one I received.
My deepest condolences. Dean walks amongst the angels for sure….

Amy Majors May 19 2022 10:51 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Finley

Amy Majors May 19 2022 10:47 PM

Florence and family, so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Guy & Pat Davenport May 19 2022 9:31 PM

Florence and family, so sorry for your loss . You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Guy & Pat Davenport May 19 2022 9:29 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Finley

Kim Finley May 19 2022 3:29 PM

I light this candle forDean

Lester owensby May 19 2022 8:55 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Finley

Lester owensby May 19 2022 8:49 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Finley

Lester owensby May 19 2022 8:44 AM

Our thoughts and prayers for the family.

Buddy and Katie Martin May 19 2022 8:26 AM

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