Tilly Eugene West, 54 of Eustace, Texas passed away on January 4, 2018. He was born on November 17, 1963 in Dallas, Texas to the home of Virgil Sr. & Frances Smith West.
Tilly was employed by MISD in the Maintenance department on the paint crew. In his spare time, he enjoyed being outdoors, visiting with his buddies around the fire pit, helping someone out, running football pots and, of course, his scratch off lottery tickets. What he cherished most was spending time with his family and friends and being able to show you something.
Tilly is survived by brother, Reggy West Sr. of Dallas, daughters, Stephanie West of Gun Barrel City, Shannon West of Gun Barrel City, and Kelcey West of Eustace, and by his grandson Camden Heming who was his pride and joy. Tilly will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
Tilly is preceded in death by his parents and 2 of his brothers; Virgil West Jr. and Allen West.
Bro. Paul McKinney with the First Baptist Church in Eustace, Texas will be officiating for the West family.
Services will be held at Moorhead-Epps Funeral Home on January 12, 2018. Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm, service will begin at 1pm followed by interment service at Oaklawn Cemetery in Mabank.
In lieu of flowers the family has asked that donations be made to the Eustace Fire Department.