Frances L. West, age 75 of Bean Station, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare Systems. She was saved at an early age and was a member of Rocky Summit Missionary Baptist Church. She was retired from American Enka.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Roscoe and Ethel West; sisters, Thelma Carpenter, Bernice Owens; sister and brother-in-law, Otella and Billy (Doak) Reed; brother and sister-in-law, Dean and Susie West; sister-in-law, Lorene West; nephew, Harold Reed.
Survivors include her brothers, Dennis West and Gale (Judy) West of Bean Station; brother-in-law, Dairell Owens of Talbott; several nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to the nurses at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare Systems and Dr. Nicholson. Also, special thanks to the nieces helping with her caretaking – Lora Reed Mason, Roxane Reed, and Kim West.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Alder Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 7:00 p.m. with Rev. Phil Hopkins and Rev. Gary Dalton officiating. Family and friends will gather at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, August 4, 2019 at Rocky Summit Cemetery for graveside services.
Arrangements by Alder Funeral Home