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Obituary for Howard Glenn Finley Sr.

Howard G. Finley Sr., affectionately known as “Bud” to his wife and friends, “Dad” to his children, and “Paw Paw” to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, passed away at home on September 23, 2023, of natural causes in Dover, Tennessee.

He is survived by his wife, Francis Finley; son, Glenn Finley (Sarah); son, Tim Finley (Sonda); sister, Jean Petty (Don); grandchildren, Kelly Daniel (Jeremy), Casey Reyes (Juelz), Cody Brown (Jess), Melissa Williams (Freddie), Austin Finley (Daena), Dallas Finley, Justin Finley, Sam Finley (Nikki), and Chris McHenry (Allison); twelve great-grandchildren.

Bud was preceded in death by his father, AY Finley; mother, Margaret (Petitt) Finley, daughter, Lisa (Finley) Brown.

The family would like to thank Anglin Funeral home for abiding by Bud’s interment request.

Arrangements are entrusted to Anglin Funeral Home, Dover, TN and online condolences may be made at