Carol Roberson West's husband James Orbrie West, 70, of Japton, Arkansas, died January 28, 2009 at his home. He was born April 13, 1938 at Nixon, Texas, the son of Franklin Lafayett "Pat" and Nancy Ida Ivy West. He was retired pipefitter and a member of the Drakes Creek Regular Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Lynn Robertson West on January 28, 2009. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Odell West and Olan West and by one great-granddaughter, Ashlee Emery.
Survivors include: three sons and daughter-in-laws, Barton and Leslie Morrison of Arlington, Virginia, Eric and Marlene Wilson of Boone, North Carolina and Jeff and Allison Wilson of Charleston, South Carolina; three daughters and one son-in-law, Velvis Lee Jowers and Vanessa Schyrl and Monty Lambeck, all of Stockdale, Texas and Judi Lynn Wilson of Nashville, Tennessee; five brothers, Ray West of Japton, Arkansas, Charles West of Devine, Texas, Owen West, Gary West and Buddy West, all of San Antonio, Texas; two sisters, Opal Adams of Clarksville, Texas and Joyce Hartgrove of Stockdale, Texas; six grandsons, Chase Stephen Dillard and Corbin Avery Dillard, both of Boone, North Carolina, Josh Cotter, Joe Cotter and Morgan Lambeck, all of Stockdale, Texas and Myron Lambeck of West Columbia, Texas; four granddaughters, Amanda Nichole Wilson of Vero Beach, Florida, Raylene Warner, Rochelle Lopez and Monica Lambeck, all of Stockdale, Texas and several great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P. M. Monday, February 2, at the Drakes Creek Regular Baptist Church with Elders Jim Duncan and John Napier officiating. Interment will be in the Drakes Creek Cemetery under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be: Myron Lambeck, Morgan Lambeck, Joe Cotter, Josh Cotter, Bobby Lopez, Chase Dillard and Corbin Dillar. Please see comments below. - LPHS-Classmates