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Minnie Romines Finchum obituary
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Asa Lonzo Finchum obituary
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James Ralph Finchum, Sr.
December 03, 1933 - December 12, 2009
Birthplace: Sevier County, Tennessee
Resided In: Sevierville Tennessee USA
Visitation: December 14, 2009
Service: December 13, 2009
Cemetery: Boyd's Creek Cemetery
James Ralph Finchum, Sr., age 76 of Sevierville, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 12, 2009. He was a member and deacon of Boyd’s Creek Baptist Church and was the founder of Finchum & Sons Flooring Company.
He was preceded in death by his parents Aca Lonzo and Minnie Romines Finchum, brothers Oliver “Broady” Finchum and Mayford Finchum, and sister Juanita Davenport.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years: Vita Blanche Murrell Finchum
Sons and Daughters-in-law: James Ralph, Jr. and Kay Finchum, Larry and Bonnie Finchum
Daughters and Sons-in-law: Deborah and Steve Rodgers, Katherine “Kitten” and Luis Rivera
Grandchildren: Anthony Wilson, Brandy Floyd, Vita Rishelle Rogers, Lucius Finchum, Lacie Finchum Dorsey, Jessica Peterson, and Aretha Wilson
10 Great Grandchildren
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to the Boyd’s Creek Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 4041, Sevierville, Tennessee 37864.
The family will receive friends 4-7 PM Monday, December 14 at Boyd’s Creek Baptist Church with funeral service to follow with Rev. Bill Stephens, Jr. officiating. The body will lie-in-state 1-4 PM Monday at the church. Interment 12 PM Tuesday in Boyd’s Creek Cemetery. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)