Lester West

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Mr. Lester West, age 85, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 at his residence.

Mr. West was a native of Marshall County, the son of the late William T. and Annie E. White West. He retired as a production manager for Faber Castell and was a member of the Hickory Heights Church of Christ. He served his country during the Korean War with the Army.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a sister, Rozzella Calahan, and a son, William Lance West. He is survived by his wife, Barbara West, a daughter, Leslie (Lester) West Sands of Jackson, Tennessee, a son, Terry West of Bell Buckle, five grandchildren, Josh West, Alex West, Jake West, Jordana Sands, and Paul Sands, and a father-in-law, Claude Dean.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, Dec. 19, 2016, at 11 a.mm from the chapel of London Funeral Home with burial following in Lone Oak Cemetery.

Visitation with the family began on Sunday afternoon, from 3 until 7 and was continued on Monday until the funeral hour.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Plaza, Memphis, TN 38105. London Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.