Nettie West, 88, of Kennett, died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2004, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.
Born Jan. 25, 1916, in Bellville, Ark., she was the daughter of the late G.W. and Mary Ellen Cole Brand.
On Nov. 30, 1930, she married George Vestal West, who preceded her in death on Jan. 23, 1975. She was also preceded in death by three brothers; three sisters; 2 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Survivors include three sons, Earnest L. and Billy Joe West, both of Kennett and William F. West, of Hoopeston, Ill.; one daughter, Jeanette Strickland, of Holcomb, Mo.; 16 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with the Revs. Carrol McGruder and Don Sheerin officiating.
Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers were Terry, Phillip, Joey and Mark West and Ralph and Tony Flores.
Honorary pallbearers were grandsons.