West Obituaries

West Obituaries

Local obituary notices in West, TX

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  • Tuesday Jan 10 | via The Beaumont Enterprise 

    Man gets 40 years in death of West Texas motorcycle ...

    John Perry - a 45-year-old El Paso man previously accused of being a member of the Barrio Azteca gang - was behind the wheel of a Kia Optima when he hit a motorcycle driven by Officer David Ortiz from behind on March 10, the El Paso Police Department announced Monday.


  • Wednesday Jan 4 | via AFPnet.org 

    Russell Raker, Father of the ACFRE Program, Passes Away

    Russell Raker, ACFRE, former AFP board member who led the development and implementation of the Advanced Certified Fund Raising Credential program, passed away on Dec. 21 at the age of 75. Raker was associate vice president for the Office of Institutional Advancement at Nevada State College. His career in fundraising, nonprofit capacity building and leadership in higher education, health care and social services spanned 53 years.


  • Tuesday Dec 20 | via MySanAntonio.com 

    A member of the "Greatest Generation," McN...

    Born just a few years before the start of the Great Depression, William Herbert McNutt , who died Dec. 10 at 91, was raised with hard work and the down-to-earth values that defined so many of his generation. Rising as early as 3 a.m. in his Central Texas hometown of Coleman, McNutt, along with his brothers and father, would milk the family's cows and deliver the milk before going to school.


  • Dec 16, 2016 | via Dallas Morning News 

    Continue reading Charles H. Williams, retired Dallas...

    Charles Harrison Williams was about 12 when he entered the newspaper business, riding his bicycle to Dyess Air Field to deliver the Abilene Reporter-News . The printing skills he later learned in West Texas brought him to Dallas, where was a printer for the Dallas Times Herald and The Dallas Morning News .