Obituary: Guy Esman West

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Guy Esman West, 74, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009, at his residence.

Mr. West was a native of Marshall County. He was a retired truck driver and an avid farmer, and was a member of the Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Gertrude Luna West and Guy Esman West Sr.; brother, Hubert West; and sister, Deshia Hamlett.

He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Beverly West; sons, Boyd West of Lewisburg, David West of Fayetteville, and Jan West of Heflin, Ala.; daughter, Sherri Williams of Shelbyville; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one stepgranddaughter, and one stepgreat-grandson.

Graveside services for Mr. West were conducted on Saturday, Sept. 5, at Talley Cemetery in the Cane Creek Community, with Corey Barnett and Benny Burns officiating.

You may sign Mr. West's online registry at

Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.