CLOVER -- Rev. Vernon Nichols West, 86, of 3487 Filbert Highway, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at White Oak Manor in Rock Hill, S.C.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008, at Filbert Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Wallace Tinsley and the Rev. Dave Hall. Burial will be in Lakeview Memory Gardens.
Mr. West was born July 18, 1921, in Moore, S.C., to the late Sumter Nichols and Maggie Tolleson West. He was the widower of Elizabeth Sumner West and a Navy veteran of World War II.
Rev. West was a minister in the Presbyterian Church U.S. (PCUS) and the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA). He served the Presbyterian Church for over 55 years in Landrum, Whitmire and Clover.
Survivors are sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Sandra West of Union, S.C., Roger and Gail West and Bryan West, both of Clover, S.C.; grandchildren, Heather Hendrix, Kevin West, Blake, Cayce and Clay West; and great-grandchildren, Garris and Haleigh Hendrix.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in the Bethel Presbyterian Church Sanctuary.
M. L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home of Clover is serving the family of Rev. West.