Rev. Bobby Morris
B: 1932-09-30
D: 2018-02-14
View Details
Morris, Rev. Bobby
Barbara Bruu
B: 1947-10-12
D: 2018-02-14
View Details
Bruu, Barbara
Candy Sabulsky
B: 1970-07-29
D: 2018-02-13
View Details
Sabulsky, Candy
Joseph Jones
B: 1943-01-12
D: 2018-02-12
View Details
Jones, Joseph
A.W. Head
B: 1932-08-06
D: 2018-02-10
View Details
Head, A.W.
James Coffman
B: 1951-02-21
D: 2018-02-09
View Details
Coffman, James
Coy Adair
B: 1941-07-28
D: 2018-02-07
View Details
Adair, Coy
Weyman Vaughn
B: 1932-01-01
D: 2018-02-01
View Details
Vaughn, Weyman
Klevin Biddy
B: 1953-09-13
D: 2018-01-31
View Details
Biddy, Klevin
Louise Baker
B: 1962-03-08
D: 2018-01-31
View Details
Baker, Louise
James Brooks
B: 1951-05-10
D: 2018-01-28
View Details
Brooks, James
June Powell
B: 1939-06-16
D: 2018-01-27
View Details
Powell, June
Eddie McCollum
B: 1947-03-22
D: 2018-01-26
View Details
McCollum, Eddie
Cora Biddy
B: 1970-12-10
D: 2018-01-23
View Details
Biddy, Cora
David Williams
B: 1950-04-21
D: 2018-01-20
View Details
Williams, David
Grace Nicholson
B: 1937-03-28
D: 2018-01-17
View Details
Nicholson, Grace
Ralph Murdock
B: 1942-05-16
D: 2018-01-15
View Details
Murdock, Ralph
Joe Nolan
B: 1936-08-07
D: 2018-01-14
View Details
Nolan, Joe
David Underwood
B: 1950-09-22
D: 2018-01-11
View Details
Underwood, David
Glenda Croy
B: 1949-06-06
D: 2018-01-11
View Details
Croy, Glenda
Rev. Willard Wilson
B: 1932-12-02
D: 2018-01-10
View Details
Wilson, Rev. Willard


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
3147 Marietta Hwy
Canton, GA 30114
Phone: 770-479-3377 / Obituary Line: 770-704-5920

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Doris Finley can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Doris Finley (Evans)

Doris (Evans) Finley, age 86, of Canton, Ga. was called to her Heavenly Home on Monday, January 1, 2018. Born December 7, 1931 to Horace James Evans and Ora Bell Cantrell Evans, she was the first born of three children. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Harrison Finley and brother, Kennie James Evans.

In 1957, Doris' banking career began when a customer, a branch manager of First National Bank of Atlanta, recruited her away from Schneider's Jewelry store. After several First National Bank name changes and mergers, she retired from Wells Fargo
35 years later.

In 1973, she and her husband relocated to Decatur to ease her commute to work. They never met a stranger and developed numerous longstanding friendships through their church, Briarcliff Baptist Church, and their memberships in the Atlanta-Northlake Elks Lodge.

Doris returned to her beloved hometown of Canton in 2004. Her passions were travel and history. She was very active in the Cherokee County Historical Society, and kept bags packed for the next cruise, trip abroad, or road trip. She especially loved to travel with the Senior Group at her church, Hopewell Baptist at Ridge Road, Canton. She sparkled with boundless energy, and had a caring, generous, welcoming persona.

She is survived by her only child, daughter, Deborah (Smith) Grun and son-in-law Bob Grun; Grand puppies, Yodie Coyote and Moxie Foxy; Sister, Barbara Lawrence, Atlanta; sister-in-law Faye Evans, Canton; Nieces, Kim Adams, Texas; Mandy Baluch, Woodstock; Nephews, Greg and Rodney Lawrence, Atlanta.

A Celebration of Life service is scheduled for 11:00 AM on Thursday, January 4, 2018, from the chapel of South Canton Funeral Home with the Rev. Ted Miller and Rev. Norman Hunt officiating. Interment will follow at Cherokee Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at the South Canton Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in memory of Doris to the
Cherokee County Historical Society or Hopewell Baptist Church in Canton.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos