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Ellis Eugene West

Obituary Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00pm on Saturday, May 16, 2009 at Montgomery Memorial Baptist Church for Ellis Eugene West, age 71, of Gainesville. He will lie-in-state from 1:30-2:00pm at the church. Burial will be in Alta Vista Cemetery. The Rev. Robert Kersh, Rev. Jack Hicks, & Rev. Darrell Womack will officiate. The family will receive friends on Friday, May 15th from 2pm-4pm & 6pm-9pm at the funeral home. Mr. West passed away on Wednesday, May 13th at his residence following an extended illness.

Mr. West was born January 4,1938 in Hall County to the late Wiley and Lula Belle West. He served in the U.S. Army. Mr. West retired from Colonial Bread Company, and had worked at J & J Foods. He was a member of Montgomery Memorial Baptist Church He is preceded in death by a daughter Linda White. Those wishing may make Memorial Gifts to the American Cancer Society, 2565 Thompson Bridge Rd. Suite 114, Gainesville, Ga. 30501.

Mr. West is survived by his wife Barbara Head West, Gainesville. Daughters & Sons-in-law, Kay & Barry Huff, Flowery Branch, Donna & John McBroom, Flowery Branch, Pam & Aaron Wade, Lula, Heather & Pete Ellis, Lula . Brother, Robert West, Flowery Branch. Sisters & Brothers-in-law, Shelby & C.L. Wingo, Gainesville. Peggy & Roy Evans, Talmo, Grandchildren, Aaron Pirkle, Brandon Pirkle, Brittany Pirkle, Christopher Huff, Brent West, Tyler McBroom, Emily McBroom, Marissa Wade, Megan Wade, Chloe Ellis and Caden Ellis. Great Grandchildren, Karli Pirkle and Ava Huff.

Funeral Date
05/16/2009 at 12:00AM
Funeral Home
Wards Funeral Home