Jim R. West, 71, of Shady Cove, died Nov. 3, 2011.
He was born on Mar. 18, 1940, in Parma, MO. to Alvz and Evelyn (Ross) West. On Dec. 10, 1960, he married Lollie Engelman.
He was retired after 40 years working as a spreaderman. His hobbies included cutting wood, going to garage s
ales, enjoying the ocean and spending time with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Lollie West, son, Bradley (Kerry) West, Vancouver, WA.; daughter, Vickie Huntley, Shady Cove; brother, Lester West, Anderson, CA; two sisters, Maxine Zomerdyk and Dorothy Gregory, both of Roseburg; seven grandchildren: Justin, Jayme, Michael, Katrina, Dillon, Ryan, and Mahala. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant son, Jimmie; brothers, Chester and Ronnie West; sisters, an infant twin Loretta West, Nadine Logan, and Norma Matson.
A small gathering was held on Nov. 5.