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Olivia Carolyn Finch

January 5, 2017

Nags Head, NC – Mrs. Olivia Carolyn Finch, 88, passed away peacefully Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Peak Resources Outer Banks in the Town of Nags Head, NC.

Born in 1928, in Durham, NC, Carolyn was the only child born of the late Olivia and Carver Smith. She graduated from Stratford College in Danville, VA where she met her late husband, Harold Wilson Finch.  She then spent most of her adult life with her husband in Richmond, VA.

Carolyn attended Bon Air Baptist Church and loved playing golf with Harold, and friends at the Willow Oaks Country Club. She had a wonderful smile and sense of humor, loved her family and will be greatly missed by them.

She is survived by her daughters Sandy Finch Lindsey of Asheville, NC and Page Finch Griffin of Nags Head, NC, and her son Captain Harold Finch Jr. USCG (Ret) of Moyock, NC. Carolyn also leaves behind 7 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild.

Services will be held at Bon Air Baptist Church, Richmond VA, time and date to be determined.  Inurnment will be private as she will be laid to rest in Westhampton Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to The American Diabetes Association.

Condolences to the family may be expressed at  Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.