Jerrald Ray West Sr. “Butch”, 82, of Lincoln passed away August 25, 2018 at St. John’s Hospital.
Visitation will be from 11 AM until 1 PM Friday, August 31, 2018 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 1 PM. Burial will be in New Union Cemetery with full military rites performed by the American Legion post 263.
Jerrald was born July 11, 1936 in Benton, IL., the son of Sam Henderson West and Freda Mae ( Green) West. He married Ressie Jeanette Joiner on January 19,1965. She preceded him in death on February 3, 2002.
He proudly served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of Lifepointe Church of God.
Mr. West retired from LDC as a program director on December 31, 1991. He was an auctioneer, ran a used furniture and antiques store, a proud member of the NRA, and the Logan County friends of the NRA. He enjoyed spending time with family, antiquing, tinkering on his motorcycle , and was a Colts football fan.
Surviving are his son James (Lisa) West of Atlanta, grandchildren: Jordan West, Amanda ( Sam) Buse, Jerrad West, and Jerrald R West III; and great granddaughter Ellie Payton.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, daughter Cheryl Lynn West, son Jerrald R West Jr., brother Billy Gene West, and sister Lola Mae Adams.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Logan County friends of the NRA and will be accepted at the funeral home.