Melinda Yvonne Holland Finley was born to the parentage of Billy F. Holland ,and Debra L. Holland (Who Proceeded Her In Death). Melinda attend J. N. Ervin, graduated from Skyline High School and furthered her education at Cedar Valley Community College, Dallas, Texas as well as receiving her State License In Cosmetology , she also obtained a notary license for many years. At an early age Melinda united with the Griggs Chapel Missionary Baptist Church where she faithful served until her demise. She was active in her church as well as the community. Melinda loves the Lord; it was exemplified in her many actions & words toward her family friends and even strangers. Melinda was employed with AAFES in accounting for 33 years.
Melinda met and later married The Love Of Her Life Mr. Leroy “Corky Finley on the 10th of June 1995. Melinda was the mother of three,two daughters Chez Finley Smith (Billy) , Camille Finley, and a son Cordel Lee Finley a Nana of two Caitlyn Smith & Chace Smith. Grand mother’s Dorothy Roberson & Florine Walton ( who proceeded her in death), Godson Le Crege “Greg” Anderson (who proceeded her in death)
Melinda was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, grand daughter,sister and friend. She treasured her family and embraced every moment with them. Melinda leaves to cherish her countless memories: Her husband Leroy Finley, Jr. of Dallas Texas,Her Son Cordel Lee Finley of San Marcos Texas, daughters Chez Finley Smith (Billy)of Chicago, Illinois,Camille Finley Dallas, Texas grandchildren Caitlyn & Chace Smith of Chicago, Illinois, Father Billy Holland of Dallas, Texas, Sister Tamesha Holland-Warner (Broddrick)of Mansfield, Texas , God Son Thomas Hart of Houston, Texas
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