Scott Finley

March 12, 1953 ~ July 15, 2016

Scott Finley, 63, of Lake Charles, LA, died at 4:52 AM on Friday, July 15, 2016 in a local hospital.


Scott was born March 12, 1953 in Lake Charles, LA, graduated from high school in Panama and has lived in Lake Charles for the past thirty-nine years.  He served his country in the U.S. Air Force as a second generation survival instructor and worked in instrumentation for thirty-five years.  He was a longtime member of University Baptist Church.  Scott enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson, but his true passion in life was for his wife, children, and grandchildren.


Scott is survived by his wife of thirty-nine years, Polly Finley; daughter, Amber Dalovisio and husband Chad; son, Jacob Finley and wife Christin; parents, Jacob and Virginia Finley, all of Lake Charles; siblings, Vicki Miller and husband Darrell, Guy Finley, all of Lake Charles, Jake Finley and wife Janeann of Cedar Creek, TX, and Gina Finley of Lake Charles; and grandchildren, Madaline, Mireille, Jacob, Jaxson, Sophia, and Oliver.


He was preceded in death by his son, Caleb Scott Finley.


His funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, July 18, 2016 at University Baptist Church.  Brother John Astling will officiate.  Burial will follow in Consolata Cemetery.  Visitation will be at Johnson Funeral Home on Sunday from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM and continue on Monday at the church from 9:00 AM until the start of the service.


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  1. Bro. Jake Ms.Jennie, Little Jake, Jennie. So sorry for your families loss may the Lord comfort you in this time. Our deepest Condolences

  2. I am very sorry for your loss. I remember Mr. Scott. He was a great man and he will be missed.

  3. The memories I have of Scott aka Corn Pops are those I will cherish and carry close to me forever. A true blessing to meet and not many dull conversations, lots of laughter and tons of knowledge was passed along over the years. Thank you Scott for all of the memories and good times growing up. I know it's beautiful where you are and you were greeted with open arms by the Lord and Caleb. Keep a look out on us below and give us a sign every now and again. Keeping the family in prayers. Love always.

  4. Praying for you & our family during this difficult time. Always remember lay your sorrow at the feet of Jesus no matter how difficult, scared, worried, or tired you may be, Remember he will give you strength, understanding and peace throughout this transition period.

  5. As you lay your brother, son, husband, uncle, and friend to rest today, I pray that God will surround you with his love. Always hold on to those fond memories.

  6. I worked with Scott at L'Auberge and have the fondest of memories of each and every time our paths crossed. I'm saddened to hear of this passing.

  7. To the family and friends of Scott Finley. I know that no words are sufficient in such a dreadful time of loss. I pray that God will give you all strength during this time. I worked with Scott at Olin. I trained with him in fire brigade and he often worked in the units that I was an operator in. He will be remembered fondly. Sincerely, Dianne Roofner

  8. Polly, I am so sorry to hear about Scott. Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Terri

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