Ura Jonathan Finchum Age 63, passed away September 9, 2019 in Nashville, TN.
Mr. Finchum was preceded in death by his parents Harold Eugene Finchum and Agnes Ruth Coleman Finchum; His Sisters Agnes Lewis, Becky Mathes, Carol Rhodes, and Vivian Smedley; His Brothers Dean Finchum and Jim Finchum.
Survived by his companion, Laura Myatt; siblings, Bill Finchum (Betty), Pat Tucker (Ray), Thales Finchum (Kate),David Finchum (Wanda), Diana Brock (Orville), Jo Lea Hayes, Jerry Finchum, Terry Finchum and Stephanie Carver (Danny).
Ura served in the United States Navy, worked in the construction industry early in his working life, became a sole caregiver for his mother, later graduated from Nashville Tech with a degree in computer science and went on to be a LAN operator for the State of Tennessee. He retired because of his health and endured a long, arduous struggle with cancer. He enjoyed shooting sports, gunsmithing, fishing and helping others in need.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at West Harpeth Funeral Home with Deacon Thales Finchum officiating. Burial to follow at Middle TN Veterans Cemetery with Military Honors at 1:00 p.m. Honorary pallbearers are members of the State of Tennessee Computer Operations Community.
Visitation with the family will be held on Thursday prior to the service from 10:00 a.m. until service time at 11:30 a.m. at West Harpeth Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to the American Cancer Society or the charity of your choice.