Rev. Finley's Story
Funeral service for Rev. Finley Holbrook Jr., 86, of Lincoln, will be on Thursday, May 4, 2017, at 2 p.m. at West Anniston Baptist Church with Dr. Rob Paul officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Miller Funeral Home. Burial will follow the service at Oxford Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Holbrook passed away on May 1, 2017.
He is survived by: his son Dr. W. Mark Holbrook and his wife, Alicia; granddaughter, Lauren Ann Holbrook; sisters, Mary Lois Burns, Jean Crane, Vena Miller, and a host of extended family members.
He is preceded in death by: his wife, Ann B. Holbrook; parents, Finley Sr. and Ersie Holbrook; and a sister, Shirley Bowman.
Pallbearers will be Bob Bobo, Clay Davis, Glenn Hunter, Lance Hunter, Brandon Reaves, Tommy Reaves, Nathan Turley and Brian Vickers.
He was a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University and also Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Rev. Holbrook was pastor at West Anniston Baptist Church for a little more than 32 years. After retirement, he served as interim pastor at Lincoln Baptist Church, and Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Talladega. Rev. Holbrook was a member at Lincoln Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gideon's International, or to a church of your choice.
Published on May 2, 2017