Mable J. (Finkley) Randall

October 26, 1929July 28, 2020

Mable Joyce Finkley Randall was born on October 26, 1929, to Margaret Evelyn and John Edward Finkley in Macon, Mississippi. She spent her childhood and teen years in Carrolton, Alabama, and considered Pickens County her home. She married her high school sweetheart, Jack Randall, and they raised four children, three boys and one girl, in the city of Fairfield, west of Birmingham. For well over two decades, Mable had a distinctly successful career outside the home, utilizing her classically elegant design talents working for Mayer Lighting Showroom on Birmingham's Southside. She served both residential and contract customers offering exceptionally creative detailing to fine home interiors. Mable's innate southern grace and outgoing nature made her a favorite with both homeowners and electrical contractors.

A lifelong member of the United Methodist Church, Mable enjoyed singing and playing all the great gospel hymns of the faith on the piano. Mable delighted having fellowship with her friends, going to lunch, and shopping. She also cherished time with her children, her grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

After a brief illness,, Mable passed away early Tuesday morning, on July 28, 2020. She was 90 years young. Mable is preceded in death by her husband, William Mayo "Jack" Randall and daughter, Rebecca Goodwin. Mable is survived by her sister, Doris Finkley Gates (Herbert), sons, William Steven Randall (Lee), Charles David Randall (Laura), Patrick Allen Randall; grandchildren, Christopher Dustin Randall (Tonya), Russell Lane Randall, Sara Mackenzie Dabbs, Lindsay Joyce Randall, two great granddaughters, Sky Randall and Rayn Randall, and a host of nieces and nephews.

A visitation for Mable will be held Saturday, August 1, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Southern Heritage Funeral Home, 475 Cahaba Valley Road, Pelham, AL 35124. Following the visitation will be a graveside service from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at Southern Heritage Cemetery, 475 Cahaba Valley Road, Pelham, AL 35124.


  • Visitation

    Saturday, August 1, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Saturday, August 1, 2020


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Michelle Alexander

August 1, 2020

Mom, so many thoughts & memories. 1st off I want to thank you for always loving me no matter what. You were always there for me as I was for you. Even when I left the family, you still treated me the same way as family. You never stopped loving me. You were my 2nd Mom. I will never forget how you held me and cried along with me when my Mom passed. You were right there every step of the way. I will miss our fun times & phone calls. So glad I was able to talk to you on Jul 24. Our last words was I love you. Thank you again for being a part of my life & loving me. You will always be my Angel.


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