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James "Curt" Curtis Finley

James Curtis "Curt" Finley, 82 of Russellville, AR, passed away Monday, November 19, 2018 in Russellville.  He was born October 17, 1936 in Poyen, AR to Dewey and Mabel Finley. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Dorothy Harper of Sheridan.

He is survived by his loving wife, Sue Finley of Russellville; son, Barry Marshall of Greenbrier, daughter, Kif (Greg) Tiner of Springdale; step-daughter, Debbie Fawcett of Ward; sister, Catherine (Morris) Nichols of Traskwood; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other family and friends.  

Curt loved sports. He was a fan of the Razorbacks and the ATU Golden Sun's. He honorably served his country in the United Stated Air Force. Curt retired after 39 years from Lion Oil in El Dorado, AR. He was a member of Russellville First Assembly.

His visitation will be 1-2Pm Friday, November 23, 2018 at Russellville First Assembly.  The Funeral service will be 2:00 PM Friday, November 23, 2018 at Russellville First Assembly with Rev Ronnie Morris and Rev Mike Norberg officiating.Burial will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park in Russellville.  Arrangements are under the direction of Russellville Family Funeral. 

Pallbearers will be Ron Graham, Paul Nordin, Billy Hubbard, Don Guess, John Henderson, Curtis Jackson.

Honorary pallbearers will be David Simpson of Russellville, Jim Presley of Tuscaloosa, AL and the New Dimension Sunday School Class at Russellville First Assembly. 

Obituary and online guestbook are available at www.russellvillefamilyfuneral.com .

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I am so sorry for your loss. Ps. 55:22

Barb Layton Nov 23 2018 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. Sending thoughts and prayers.

Jerry and Ouida Newton

Jerry Newton Nov 23 2018 12:00 AM

my dearest stepdad,you were such a blessing when you came into my life,i learned so much from you and will cherish that forever,i saw such true love in you and my mom and many years of blessings when god joined the two of you together,we will all hold you close to our hearts till we meet again,all the pain is gone so you rest dad in that perfect beautiful place,will miss you.

debbie fawcett Nov 21 2018 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers to you Ms. Sue and the family. It was always a joy to see you in the coliseum for Golden Suns Basketball. He will truly be missed.

Kelly Davis Nov 21 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss.
He and my mom went to school together.
Such a nice person.

Vickie Newton Shuff Nov 21 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James "Curt" Finley

Amanda K Ward Nov 20 2018 12:00 AM

Our prayers are with Sue, Barry and all the family. We have lost a true friend and Heaven has gained a faithful servant.

Ron & Bev Graham Nov 20 2018 12:00 AM

Dad, thank you for molding me into the man I am today. You have been the best Dad, friend and mentor I could have ever hoped for. I will miss you tremendously but know I will see you one day.

Barry Finley Nov 20 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James "Curt" Finley

Allyse Roberts Nov 20 2018 12:00 AM