|The Maryville Daily Forum, Maryville, Missouri, Oct 22, 1940|
|Mrs Charles L. Finley Dies; Funeral Thursday|
Mrs Charles L. Finley, the former Miss Virginia Lucas of Maryville and daughter of Mr and Mrs George Lucas, now living at Parnell, died at 11 o'clock yesterday morning in a hospital at Albuquerque, N.M., after being stricken with a heart attack while en route to her home at Socorro, N.M.
Mrs Finley had visited her parents the greater part of the summer and left for her home two weeks ago Saturday. She became ill on the train while traveling through the mountains. Having suffered of a heart ailment for several years, her condition had been more serious the last three years.
The body will arrive in Maryville tomorrow. Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Thursday afternoon at the First Methodist church. Burial will be in the Swinford cemetery, southeast of Maryville.
Virginia Reeves Lucas was born April 13, 1913, at Maryville and lived here all of her life until her marriage to Mr Finley, which took place July 13, 1935, at Fort Peck, Mont. The last four years she had lived in New Mexico.
Mrs Finley was graduated from the Maryville high school and attended Maryville STC. She also attended Dennison university at Granville, Ohio, one year.
She had been a member of the Methodist church since 11 years of age.
Surviving are the husband; her parents and one sister, Mrs William T. Utter of Granville, Ohio, who will arrive tomorrow.
|The Maryville Daily Forum, Maryville, Missouri, Oct 25, 1940|
|ATTEND FINLEY SERVICES|
|Several From Out of Town Are Here for Funeral Yesterday|
|Those from out-of-town who attended the funeral of Mrs Charles L. Finley at the First Methodist church yesterday afternoon were as follow:|
|Dr and Mrs William Utter, Granville, Oh|
|Mrs F.M. Reeves, Olathe, Kas|
|Mr and Mrs J.L. Reeves, Brookfield, Mo|
|Mr and Mrs Dennis Pearce, Olathe, Kas|
|Mrs Edison Blagg, Jefferson City|
|Mrs Harold Pranter, Marshall, Mo|
|Mr and Mrs George Wilson, Mound City|
|Mr and Mrs Galen Lower, Mound City|
|Mr and Mrs Lee Browning, Mound City|
|Mr and Mrs L. Miller, Rosendale|
|Mrs Ray Tondro, Rosendale|
|Emery Griffith, Rosendale|
|Mr and Mrs Reed Davidson, Rosendale|
|Mr and Mrs C.O. Fleming, Rosendale|
|Mr and Mrs J.J. Schmitz, Rosendale|
|Mr and Mrs C.O. Miller, Rosendale|
|W.H. Swinford, Conception|
|Mrs Gabe Purcell, Conception|
and a number of Parnell residents.
Mr Finley, who accompanied the body of his wife from Albuquerque, will leave tomorrow to return to his home at Socorro, N.M.
|Mr and Mrs George Lucas of parnell, parents of the late Mrs Finley, will accompany Dr and Mrs Utter back to Granville to spend several weeks in their home. They will leave tomorrow, also.|