COLEMAN - Funeral services for Elise West, 88, of Coleman will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, at Stevens Funeral Home Chapel in Coleman with Dr. Ralph E. West officiating. Burial will be in Coleman City Cemetery.

She died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2008, at Trinity Care Center in Round Rock.

She was born June 25, 1920, in Coleman, to Hettie and M W Whitt.

She was married to James Golson West on Oct. 20, 1938, in Coleman. She was a homemaker and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Coleman.

Survivors include her husband, James G. West of Round Rock; brother, Eddie M. Whitt and wife Pat of Red Oak; children, Judy E. Garner of Cedar Creek, James M. West and wife Carolyn of Austin, Jimmy H. West and wife Pat of Fort Worth, and Bobbie A. Brooks and husband Steve of Corpus Christi; nine grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, John W. Whitt of Corpus Christi; a son-in-law, Wayne V. Garner of Cedar Creek; one granddaughter; and one great-granddaughter

Memorials may be made to the Trinity Care Center Chapel, 1000 E. Main St., Round Rock, TX 78664.

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