JD "Chick" West
November 20, 1929 – July 3, 2018
JD “Chick” West passed away on July 3, 2018 at the age of 88. He was born on November 20, 1929 in Georgetown, Texas. He will be dearly missed.
JD retired after 30 years with the Department of Public Safety and worked 10 years with the Transport Company of Texas. He was a devout Baptist and proud member of the Shrines for 40 years. He served his country in the United States Navy 1948-1950.
JD was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He will be remembered for always having a joke but never a bad word for anyone. He was outgoing and an avid outdoorsmen.
JD is preceded in death by his parents, George and Julia Bahannon West; and first wife, Lucille West. He leaves his loving memories to his second wife, Patsy J. West; sons, David West (Betsy), Jerry West (Barbara); grandchildren, Ashley Viveros, Lauren Hayward; five great grandchildren; siblings, Ruth Cox and Imogene Byrd of Georgetown, Texas.
Visitation will be held at Memory Gardens Funeral Home on Friday, July 6, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a Masonic Service to be held at 7:00 p.m. that same evening.
Continued visitation will be held at Heritage Baptist Church on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with a Funeral Service to begin at 2:00 p.m. Entombment will follow at Memory Gardens Mausoleum.
- George West, Father
- Julia Bahannon West, Mother
- Lucille West, First wife
- Patsy J. West, Second wife
- David West (Betsy), Son
- Jerry West (Barbara), Son
- Ashley Viveros, Granddaughter
- Lauren Hayward, Granddaughter
- Ruth Cox, Sibling
- Imogene Byrd, Sibling
- Bobby Cox, Active
- Bobby Berry, Active
- Robert Black III, Active
- John Anglin, Active
- Ken McAlister, Active
- Oscar Viveros, Active
- Visitation Friday, July 6, 2018
- Masonic Service Friday, July 6, 2018
- Continued Visitation Saturday, July 7, 2018
- Funeral Service Saturday, July 7, 2018
- Entombment Saturday, July 7, 2018
JD "Chick" West
July 4, 2018
I’m so sad to hear about Chick’s passing, he meant the world to me and I will miss him dearly!!! My thoughts and prayers are with all of you!!
July 3, 2018
So sad to hear of Uncle Chick's passing. I have such great memories of spending summer vacations down there. He was always so much fun with all of us cousins. Praying for peace and comfort for Dave and Jerry and your families, and for Patsy. Love and hugs to you all.