Funeral services for Mr. Robert L. West, 83,  of Gainesboro,
TN, will be held at  1  P.M.  on  Friday,  February  19,  2016,  at
Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral Home  in  Gainesboro,
TN.  Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery  in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.

   The family will receive friends on Thursday from 12 Noon - 9
P.M., and on Friday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

   He  passed  away  on  Wednesday,  February  17, 2016,   at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

   He was born January 15, 1933, in  Jackson  County,  TN,   to
the  late  James West  and  Gladys Hawkins West.   On   May 4,
1954, he was married to Juanita Coffee West,  his  wife  of  over
61 years. He was a bus driver, farmer,     and  was  retired  from
Bonnell. He was affiliated with the Church of Christ, and  served
in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.  He  enjoyed  his  cows
and farming, being around his family, and fishing.

   In addition to his parents, he was  preceded  in  death  by   1
Son: Jim Ed West;  1  Grandson:  Robert Dale West;  1 Brother:
Jo Edward West;   and   4   Sisters:  Bobbie Sue Denton, Peggy
Knofski, Mary Kidd, and Kathleen Flatt.

   Survivors   include   his   Wife:    Juanita   Coffee   West     of
Gainesboro, TN;    2   Sons:  Willie (Sandy) West of Red Boiling
Springs, TN,    and    Lee (Sharon) West  of  Gainesboro, TN; 3
Daughters: Elaine (Terry) Tate, Diane West Meadows Ashburn,
and Debby (William "Buck") Anderson, all of Gainesboro, TN;  1
Brother:  Doug West   of   Ohio;    9    Grandchildren:      Robert
Meadows,   Michelle   Cook,   Nikki   Tate,   Adam   Tate,    Beth
Shoulders, Brent West, Jhamie West, Wayne West, and Sandra
Smith; and 11 Great Grandchildren.   Several nieces, nephews,
other relatives, and friends also survive.

   Bro. O'Neal Huffines will officiate at the services.

   Pallbearers: Adam Tate, Brent West, Robert Meadows, Buck
Anderson, Steven Cook, and Bruce Flatt; Honorary Pallbearers:
Terry Tate and all veterans.
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