Mr. West was a self employed general laborer and a U.S. Army Veteran.
He was preceded in death by his son, Eddie Ray West and his daughter, Amy Miranda West. His parents were John Henry West and Mabelene (Higgins) West.
He is survived by his wife, Karen (Clark) West of Benton; five brothers, James West, Doug West, Joey West, Ricky Pittsenberger, and Donald West all of Paducah; four sisters, Wanda Dowdy, Darlene Mayfield, and Kim Krachaw all of Paducah and Linda Vick of Symsonia and two nieces.
Funeral service will be at Collier Funeral Chapel at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 14, with Dennis Lawrence officiating. Interment will be at Haymes Cemetery, Benton.