Houston Alexander Finley, 18, of Statesville, N.C., died February 12, 2021. He was born in Catawba County on July 30, 2002, and was a son of Dr. Robert Douglas Finley and Ginger Guy Finley.
Houston attended South Iredell High School. He was a member of Western Avenue Baptist Church and was a child of God. He enjoyed woodworking, blacksmithing and being outdoors, where he loved hiking, fishing, archery and hunting. He ran cross country and participated in track and field at South Iredell High School and Northview IB schools. He loved to read and research and was a very humble person.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his brother, Jackson Finley; his maternal grandparents, Susan L. Aldridge and Dale Guy; and his paternal grandparents, Robert C. and Barbara Ann Finley; along with an uncle, Kelly Guy.
Funeral services will be private.
Condolences may be sent online to the family to www.nicholsonfunerals.com. Memorials may be given to Hospice & Palliative Care Of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625 or to Western Avenue Baptist Church, 1206 Museum Road, Statesville, NC 28625.
Nicholson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.