Robert Lewis 'Bucking' West

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Robert Lewis "Bucking" West, age 68 of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, November 2, 2016 in Marshall Medical Center.

Mr. West was a native of Lewisburg, Tennessee and son of the late Cecil, Sr. and Tisha Mae Adams West. He was a self-employed painter and member of the Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, James Ward West, William Claude West, Sgt. Major Cecil West, Jr. and two sisters, Evelyn West Brannan and Sarah Ann West Cawthon Haislip.

He is survived by three daughters, Robin Mullins, Sandie Jett and Betty Jo Blount all of Lewisburg; six sons, Scotty (Cindy) West of Chapel Hill, Chris West of Sarasota, Florida, Russell (Jennie) West of Lewisburg, Robert D. West of Oxford, Mississippi, Matt (Hollie) West of Lewisburg, and Jason (Kathrine) McCormick of Lewisburg; four sisters, Marie (Phillip) McMillian, Alice (Tim) Dunn, Lizzie (Clyde) Peoples, and Barbara Peoples all of Shelbyville; two brothers, Thomas West of Shelbyville and Willie Eugene (Bo) West of Lawrenceburg; 23 grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Funeral services were conducted Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of London Funeral Home with burial to follow in New Hope Cemetery at Talley Station.

The family was at London Funeral Home Friday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Saturday from noon until the funeral hour for visitation.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.