James Robert “Jim” West, 80, of Tucson, AZ, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, while surrounded by family.
He was born in Gratis, OH on March 10, 1938 to Robert and Bert West. He was a graduate of Gratis High School. After graduation he met and married the love of his life, Eleanor “Cookie” West and they were married for 42 years, until her death in 1999.
Jim was retired from Preble County National Bank and Lowes of Richmond. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, whether it was camping, traveling or just getting together.
Survivors include 2 sons, Richard and Ronald West; seven grandchildren, Nick, Bailey, Jessica, RJ, Robbie, Ryan and Randy; nine great-grandchildren.
The family asks that you join them for a celebration of Jim’s life at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 7, at Culberson Funeral Home, Hagerstown. Interment will follow in West Lawn Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society.