Xiaodong Ma, 39, passed on September 13, 2016 due to a vehicle accident. Xiaodong was born January 12, 1977 in China to Huai an Ma and Xiu Qin Feng.
She is survived by her husband, Don Finney; father and mother, Huai an Ma and Xiu Qin Feng (China); brother, Jun Ma (China); sister-in-law, Hai Yan Mo (China); nephew, Rui Ze Ma (China); mother-in-law, Carol Ellinger; brother-in-law, David Finney and sister-in-law, Laura Finney (Arizona); sister-in-law, Chrystle McCormick and brother-in-law, Larry McCormick (Ohio); sister-in-law, Samantha Huddy and brother-in-law, Nick Huddy (Ohio); several nieces and nephews from Ohio and Arizona; and many other loving relatives and friends.
Xiaodong was a Professor of Psychology at the University of Houston Clear Lake. She held a Ph.D. in Psychology and a Master of Science in Statistics. She loved animals and was involved in a local animal rescue agency.
She is well loved as a friend, as a Professor and a family member. We mourn her passing, but celebrate her life.
You will always be loved and greatly missed by all.
Visitation was held Monday, September 19, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Jeter Memorial Funeral Home, 311 N. Friendswood Drive, Friendswood, TX, (281) 992-7200. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Jeter Memorial Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at Floral Hills Memory Gardens, 351 Coonpath Road NE, Lancaster, OH (740) 901-0514
Condolences may be sent to the Ma/Finney family in care of Jeter Memorial Funeral Home at www.jeterfuneralhome.com.