top of page

William Wilbur West

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes, Inc.

28 Harding Avenue

Jackson, Ohio 45640

Phone: (740)286-2010

Fax: (740)286-5640


William Wilbur West, age 92, of Jackson, Ohio passed away Tuesday, July 30th, 2019 at his home. He was born December 27th, 1926 in Jackson, Ohio to the late Squire and Stella West.

He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Betty Jane West; daughter, Linda West of Jackson, Ohio; son-in-law, Rick Brady of Jackson, Ohio; four grandchildren, Melissa West of Gahanna, Ohio, William B. (Michelle) West, Kim (Harold) Grim, Tony (Carrie) West all of Jackson, Ohio; ten great-grandchildren: Billy West of Minford, Ohio, Kala Alley of Beaver, Ohio, Hannah Brewer, Branden West, Hayley Tackett, Tiffani West, Breanna Bowman, Toni West, and Lillian and Abigail West all of Jackson, Ohio; eight great-great-grandchildren: Braxton, Cameron, and Kash West, Cooper and Brynnleigh Alley, Aralynn and Sophia Bowman, Harleigh Camp with two more on the way, baby boy Bowman and baby boy Brewer; one brother, James Franklin West of Jackson, Ohio; brothers-in-law, Joe (Janet) Skaggs and Leroy Skaggs; sister-in-law, Wanda (Lee) Milam; as well as several nieces, nephews, and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter, Judith West Brady; granddaughter, Peggy Brady Tackett; and infant great-granddaughter, Carrie Elizabeth West.

Calling hours will be held on Friday, August 2nd, 2019 from 4-8PM at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson, Ohio. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 at 1PM with Pastor Butch Cooper officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to

bottom of page