Elizabeth “Libby” West
Graveside services will be held, Friday, September 17, at 10:00 am at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Avera, GA, with Pastor Mark Taylor and Pastor Dan White officiating.
Family and friends are requested to assemble at the grave.
Mrs. West was one of twelve children of the late Theodore and Mary Carey Weaver. She was a native of Pennsylvania and enjoyed her work as a nanny for the McGettigan family. Mrs. West moved to Georgia twenty-five years ago after retiring.
She is survived by sons, Thomas West, of Augusta, Robert West and his wife, Laurie, of Wilmington, NC, and James West and his wife, Janet, also of Wilmington, NC; daughters, Betty Jane (BJ) Reese and her husband, Vic, of Thomson, GA, and Joyce Mawbry, of Hughesville, PA; brother, Francis Weaver, of Cleveland, OH; numerous beloved nephews and nieces; grandchildren, Eric West, of Wilmington, NC, Philip West, of Wilmington, NC, Melodie Garverick Nixon, of Evans, and Melissa Garverick Bodiford, of Augusta; and four great grandchildren, Nicole Nixon, Charles Nixon, Sarah Nixon, and Trevor Bodiford.
Mrs. West helped to raise her step children including Lila Steffler of Secane, PA, the late Charles West, Jr, Russell West of PA, Edna West Barbacano, of Elkton, MD, the late Annabelle West Pollock and the late Harry West.
Pallbearers will be Eric West, Philip West, Sean Nixon, Brian Bodiford, Michael Barbacano, and Norbert McGettigan, Jr.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. West’s memory to the charity of one’s choice.
The family will receive friends, Thursday, September 16, from 5:00 until 7:00 pm, at the funeral home.
Friends may also call at the residence of her daughter 1569 Cedar Creek Dr. Thomson, Georgia 30824.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Rd. Augusta, Georgia 30906.