Wesley Eugene West

Wesley Eugene West

October 17, 1947 - May 7, 2020
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Eugene West, 72, of Pine Bluff, died Thursday, May 7, 2020 at home surrounded by his family.

Born Wesley Eugene West October 17, 1947 in Pine Bluff, he was the son of Lawrence Wesley West and Mary Bell Ashcraft West.

Mr. West was reared and received his early education in Watson Chapel, graduating from Watson Chapel High School in 1967.

He worked for the Cotton Belt Railroad and retired after 30 years and also owning and operating his own logging company for more than 25 years, West and West Logging.

Mr. West enjoyed hunting, fishing and taking care of his cattle.

Along with his parents, Eugene was preceded in death by his loving wife, Marilyn Faye Gatlin West, whom he married April 4, 1969 in Pine Bluff; and brother, William Jackson West.

Survivors include his daughter, Marion Annette Clark (John) of Pine Bluff; son, James Michael West of Pine Bluff; brother, Thomas Lawrence West of Pine Bluff; grandchildren, Elizabeth Lawrence (significant other, Spencer Silvey), Bryce Clark (Heather), Landon Clark and Paige Clark; and special friend of 36 years, Debbie Martindill. And a special thanks to Carolyn Ferguson his caregiver.

A private graveside service will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, May 11, 2020 at Brown Cemetery with Brother Doney Blackerby officiating.

Online register and streaming of the service will be on Due to the location of the cemetery and lack of good internet, the service may not be live.
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    Monday, May 11, 2020 | 10:00am
    Monday, May 11, 2020 10:00am
    Brown Cemetery
    Highway 54 and Brown Cemetery Rd.
    PINE BLUFF, AR 71603
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Service will be private.


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Mark Raddle

Posted at 08:07am
Rest In Peace Our Cousin Eugene We will keep The West Family In our prayers. Sincerely, Mark and Judy Raddle

Laura Beth Dupuy (Cummings)

Posted at 03:30pm
Michael, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. You and your family will be in my prayers.

jeff temple

Posted at 02:42pm
Michael and Annette I am sorry to hear of Mr. Gene's passing. I will always remember his quiet demeanor as well as his friendliness throughout the years. I pray for God's comfort and strength during this time. God Bless. Jeff Temple

Jolynne Waits

Posted at 01:34pm
Annette and Michael, so sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Remona Munson

Posted at 08:37pm
Michael, I know you will greatly miss your dad. So sorry for your loss.

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