Claude M. Finley
April 6, 1947 – December 22, 2018
Claude Milford Finley, 71 year old resident of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma passed away December 22, 2018 in Oklahoma City. Born April 6, 1947 on Muskogee, Oklahoma, he was the son of Claude Finley Sr. and Arminter (Dunevant) Finley. Claude was involved in real estate investment and worked also as a truck driver. He loved cooking, all sports on TV, National Geographic, going on road trips, and he was very proud of being the first black radio show host for Miracle Revival Hour, and cameraman for a radio station. Preceding him in death were his parents and one brother, Ira Wayne Finley. Survivors include his wife, Lalaine Mae (Manalop) Finley of the home; and his dog, a mini Schnauzer named Sassy. Funeral services will be held at 1:00P.M., Friday, December 28, 2018 at Evergreen Cemetery in Gibson Station, Oklahoma (near Muskogee, OK) with burial following in Evergreen Cemetery.
- Edward King, Pallbearer
- Tony King, Pallbearer
- George McClain, Pallbearer
- Mark McClain, Pallbearer
- Ronnie Finley , Pallbearer
- Michael Finley, Pallbearer
- Visitation Thursday, December 27, 2018
- Graveside Service Friday, December 28, 2018
Claude M. Finley
December 25, 2018
Lalaine, I’m so deeply sadden by your husband Claude and my dear friend’s passing. I am so very sorry. He was a wonderful man and a very dear friend for many years. My deepest sympathy is with you and the family at this very sad and difficult time. He may be gone, but he’ll never be forgotten.
December 24, 2018
To my Loving Husband.I know your in Heaven looking over me.I missed you my Love.Will see each other again.Love you with all my LIFE.