The Obituary for Mrs. Gloria Jean “Jean” Finley (Lee County)


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.

CDC recommends that people wear cloth face coverings in public settings when around people outside of their household, especially when other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain.

Harris Funeral Home of Opelika, AL is directing.