ROYSTON – Claude West, 77, died Friday, August 19, 2011, at his residence.
Born in Greenwood, S.C., he was the son of the late Barney and Emmer Eudy West. He was a truck driver and a member of the Canaan Baptist Church. Mr. West was preceded in death by a sister, Julie Mae Mayner.
Survivors include his wife, Thelma Hill West, Royston; sons, Claude Eugene West and Terry Alton West, both of Royston; brother, Henry Bennett West, North Carolina; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Sunday, August 21, at the Canaan Baptist Church with the Revs. David Strickland, Jim Olds and Chris Heath officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Canaan Baptist Church or to the Hospice Advantage, 135 Athens West Pkwy, Suite A, Athens, GA 30606.
Pruitt Funeral Home, Royston, was in charge of arrangements.