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Gleason Finn, Adair Co., KY (1930-2012)

He was a member of a highly regarded Portland, Adair County, KY, family. He was a member of Pickett's Chapel United Methodist Church and was a retired electrician
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Gleason Finn, 81, of the Portland community, died Monday, February 6, 2012 at 3:50amCT at Summit Manor Health & Rehab, Columbia, KY.

Funeral service will be Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 2pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Pat Smith, Bro. Roger McKinney and. Bro. Hugh Withers officiating. Burial in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Wednesday, February 8, 2012.

Casket Bearers: Jimmy Reliford, Pete Beard, Pat Mathis, Edward Kessler, Donald Kessler, and David Burris.

Gleason Finn, Adair Co., KY (1930-2012)

He was born November 24, 1930, in Adair County, KY. He was the son of the late Finis and Lucy Ethel Reliford Finn. He died Monday, February 6, 2012, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of 81 years, 2 months, and 12 days.

He was a member of Pickett's Chapel United Methodist Church, a retired electrician and farmer.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers & a sister; Huston & Ernest Finn, Elsie PrivetteSurvivors include his wife, Carolyn Kessler Finn of Portland, KY, and the following:
  • One daughter: Linda Kay (Jim) Moss of Columbia, KY

  • One son: Mike "Diddle" Finn of Portland, KY

  • His special granddaughter: Amy Moss of Columbia, KY

  • Sister in law: Frances Finn, Columbia, KY

  • Special niece: Sheila Keltner both of Columbia, KY

  • Several other relatives andfriends
Memorials are suggested to either the MS Foundation or Relay for Life. These may be left at the funeral home.Grissom-Martin Funeral Home>Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Gleason Finn, Adair Co., KY (1930-2012)

2012-02-07 - 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY - Photo from Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

Gleason Finn, Adair Co., KY (1930-2012)

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