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Raymond Hobart Finchum
December 23, 1935 - September 28, 2010
Birthplace: Sevier County, Tennessee
Resided In: Sevierville Tennessee USA
Visitation: October 01, 2010
Service: October 01, 2010
Cemetery: Boyd's Creek Cemetery
Raymond H. “Hobart” Finchum, age 74 of Sevierville, passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2010. Hobart was a loving husband and father who had a great sense of humor and never met a stranger. He was an employee with Dan River (formerly Cherokee Textile Mills) for 47 years and was a member of Walnut Grove Baptist Church.
Mr. Finchum was a hard worker his entire life and enjoyed farming and gardening with his brother Ralph and friend Thurmond Cate. At one point he and his family raised Arabian horses. He dearly loved his farm in Morgan County where he enjoyed riding his gator and raising cattle. Hobart also raised honey bees during his retirement.
He was preceded in death by his parents Asa Lonzo and Minnie Romines Finchum; brothers Oliver “Broady” Finchum, Mayford Finchum, James Ralph Finchum and his wife Vita; sister Juanita Davenport and sister-in-law Evelyn Finchum.
Hobart was dearly loved by all who knew him and will be deeply missed by his loving wife Jennie Hance Finchum; sons Steve Finchum and wife JoAnn, Chris Finchum and friend Tina; step-grandchildren Rob, Joey and Jeff Parton; step-great-grandchildren JoBeth, Nathan and Aaron Parton; brothers and sisters-in-law J.W. Finchum, Harold “Dink” and JoAnn Finchum, Jerry and Judy Finchum; sisters Anna “Bonnie” Finchum and Imogene Fain; sisters-in-law Karen Finchum and Carolyn Finchum; several nieces, nephews and friends; special friends Thurmond Cate, Jack King and Hobart’s dog “Little Buddy”. The family would like to express their sincere thanks to everyone for their prayers and support, especially Thompson Cancer Center, Fort Sanders Regional and LeConte Medical Center.
The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Friday with funeral service to follow at 7 PM in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. W.A. Galyon officiating. Interment 11 AM Saturday in Boyd’s Creek Cemetery. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)