Rev Finis Crutchfield Jr

May 21 1987

Age 70, Houston, AIDS


correct spelling of first name is Finis, per his gravestone

There is a lengthy story of his double life in Texas Monthly, October 1987

The wonderful book "Out For Good" has a chapter on the Upstairs Inferno, in New Orleans, 1973,
the details some early Crutchfield history.

Below, the ONLY thing "inexplicable" about it was the amount of denial of the truth

Below, He was shown in a Houston Post feature
on AIDS, with many Houston victims honored
Read the article