Martha LaVerne McCaleb West
Funeral service for Mrs. Martha LaVerne McCaleb West, age 82, of Fayetteville, was conducted Wednesday Dec. 7, 2016, at 10 a.m. at Higgins Funeral Home, with Bro. Jim Black officiating. Burial followed beside her husband Joe W. West in Higgins Cedar Hills Memorial Gardens. Mrs. West passed away Dec. 3, 2016.
A native of Maury County, TN, she was the daughter of the late Arnold D. and Sallie Mae McCaleb. Mrs. West worked many years for West Construction Company, and Farrar Animal Clinic. She was a member of the Washington Street Church of Christ.
Survivors include her daughters, Juandell (Ronnie) Groce of Smyrna, and Jo Ann (Ricky) Scott of Fayetteville; grandchildren Meleia Dotson, Melanie Groce, Michael (Jill) Groce, Neil (Haley) Scott, Danielle (Ivan) Ingram and eight great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. West was preceded in death by a brother, James H. McCaleb.
Visitation with the family was Tuesday Dec. 6, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial can be made to Tennessee Children's Home, P.O. Box 10, Spring Hill, TN 37174.