LARRY J. FINCHER,
84, of North Little Rock, passed away peacefully on Sept. 23, 2023, with his beloved wife of 59 years, Linda, by his side.
He was preceded in death by his father, Earl Fincher, his mother, Virginia Fincher, and his brother, Jerry Fincher. Larry was born on Nov. 30, 1938, in Hot Springs, Ark., where he attended Jones Elementary, Hot Springs High, and graduated from Henderson University in Arkadelphia.
Larry retired from the Little Rock District of the United States Army Corps of Engineers where he was the Personnel Officer/ Director of Human Resources for 30 years as well as served as the District Training Officer for several years. He was a member and deacon at Park Hill Baptist Church, a lifelong Bible student, and taught Sunday School and Discipleship classes throughout his adult life. He was also part of the School Bible Distribution and the Gideon Jail Ministry. Larry was an avid golfer and a longtime member of the Central Arkansas Golf Association. He also enjoyed playing bridge at the Hays Senior Center and at AARP Chapter 34. He enjoyed traveling and he and Linda went on numerous bus tours as well as automobile trips and cruises to see most of America, Canada, Alaska, Israel, Rome and Germany.
He is survived by his wife, Linda; son, Donald and Stacy Fincher of Fayetteville, daughter, Angela and Darrell Cobb of Havana, brother, Rick Fincher of Sherwood and three grandchildren; Paige Presley, Drake Robertson and Kaylee Robertson.
Service will be at Parkhill Baptist Church on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at 11 a.m. There will be a private family burial. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Parkhill Baptist Church or Gideons International.
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