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Terry Lee Finley, 66 – Passed October 9, 2019

Terry Lee Finley, 66 of Cabool, MO departed this life on Oct. 9, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on June 26, 1953 in Scotia, CA the son of Huey and Laura Finley.

Terry grew up and attended school in California. Shortly after graduating, he moved to Cabool, MO and started working at Mid-Am where he worked for the next 30 years before retiring. During this time, Terry married Teresa Laporte of Cabool and to this union was born a son, Ryan Finley.

Terry was an avid Kansas City Chiefs fan, loved gardening, watching westerns, playing guitar, antique collecting and gem hunting. He had a big heart and will be missed by many.

Terry was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Russell and two sisters, Dorothy and Frances. He is survived by his son, Ryan; a daughter; a step son, Eric and wife, Lori; a step daughter, Felicia and her daughter, Chelsea; three brothers, Herb, Kenneth and Shawn; four sisters, Sandy, Paula, Joy and Sue; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends who loved and will miss him dearly.

Visitation was held on Friday, October 11, 2019 at the funeral chapel. Arrangements were under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool, Missouri. Online condolences may be made at