Finley John St. Ann Jr.

Finley John St. Ann Jr., born on September 2, 1949, passed away on Saturday, June 14, 2014, at the age of 64. He was a native of Magnolia, Louisiana and a lifelong resident of Buras, Louisiana. He is survived by his devoted wife, Willie Mae Gartoucies St. Ann of 48 years and his loving four children; Donald St. Ann (Kim), John St. Ann (Nadine), Byron St. Ann (Tasha) and Shane St. Ann (Tessie). A proud grandfather of eleven grandchildren; Erin LaPrairie, Ladonna LaPrairie, Vanity St. Ann, Korey Ancalade, Starberrie Ancalade, Tony Lobrano, Kyle Lobrano, Kaelyn St. Ann, Kylei St. Ann, Kharlee St. Ann, and Haven St. Ann and 11 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, Edna Ancar St. Ann and Finley John St. Ann Sr. Brother of Tina St. Ann Sylve (Nathaniel), niece Denia Sylve Aiyegbusi and nephew Tyler Sylve. Also survived by one great niece, Paula Chartier, Star Frazier and Ramona LaPrairie. He will be deeply missed not by only his family and friends, but also by all of those lives he has touched. Finley worked for 13 years for the Plaquemines Parish Government as a driver and enjoyed cutting grass; and later turned it into his business. He also enjoyed spending time with the family and friends. The services for Finley will be a private celebration of life at a family gathering. Online condolences at

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