He was preceded in death by three brothers Virgil West, Ken West & Elbert West.
He is survived his wife Rachel Basey West of Columbia, KY.
Three brothers: James West & his wife Judy of Glensfork, KY; Jerry West & his wife Kim of Franklin, TN & Roger Dale West & his wife Joan of Nashville, TN.
Four sisters: Joyce Hicks of Glensfork, KY, June Hurler of Vansant, Virginia; Bernice Hagerman of Mendota, Virginia; & Peggy Smith & her husband David of Orlando, FL
Three step-children: Alisha Bates, Ashley Gomez & Josh Witt of Columbia, KY
several nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends survives
He was a truck driver, He served his county in U. S. Army 101st. Airborne in both Vietnam & Desert Storm
Graveside service Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016 at 8:00 AM CST at the Mill Springs National Cemetery at Nancy, KY.
Clergy officiating Rev. Curtis Stacy with full Military Honors present by the local VFW Post 6097
from Columbia burial will follow.
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements