Gerald Dwayne Finch, 51, of Gordon passed away Friday, November 2, 2018. A visitation will be held Thursday, Nov. 8th from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at the Edwards Funeral Home in Strawn. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov 9th at the First Baptist Church in Gordon with Rev. Mike Orsini officiating; burial will follow in the New Gordon Cemetery. Local arrangements are under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home in Strawn.
Gerald was born July 21, 1967 to Marvin M. “Tuffy” Finch and Ruby Faye (Dyer) Finch in Ranger, Texas. He was a member of the Gordon Longhorn football, basketball, track and baseball teams and graduated from Gordon High School in 1985. He was also a member of the First Baptist Church in Gordon where he participated in youth group activities. After graduating high school, Gerald attended Tarleton State University. He worked as a cashier and clerk for many years. He was an avid Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers fan.
Gerald is survived by his mother, Ruby Faye Finch, brother, Mitchel Finch, aunt, Rudene Elkins, and many cousins. He is preceded in death by his father and sister Dianne Stidham. Online condolences may be left for the family at: www.edwards-funeral-homes.com.