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Wednesday February 26th, 2020
1:00pm - 8:00pm

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Thursday February 27th, 2020
10:00am - 2:00pm

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Thursday February 27th, 2020

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Merlin Bailey West

Merlin West, age 90, of Lafayette, passed away Monday afternoon, February 24, 2020 at Macon Community Hospital in Lafayette.  Funeral Services for Mr. Merlin West will be conducted on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. from the chapel of Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette with Brother Dwight Dyer officiating.  Interment will follow in the Haysville Cemetery.   

Visitation with the Family will begin on Wednesday afternoon, February 26, 2020, from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m. and on Thursday from 10 a.m. until service time at 2 p.m.

He is survived by:

Wife:  Twyla Hire West

Son:  Bryan West

Grandsons:  Kipp and wife Kesha West, all of Lafayette

Kannon West, of New York City, NY

Sisters-in-Law:  Faye West

Robbie Denson

Brenda and husband Davis White

Special Niece:  Teresa and husband David Doss, all of Lafayette

Nephews:  Randall and wife Phylis West, of Gallatin

Miles King, of Scottsville

Arrangements entrusted to Anderson & Son Funeral Home, Lafayette, Directors, 615-666-4011

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Twyla I have such wonderful memories of you and Merlin, even before you married. You and your family have been special friends for so many years. May God give you strength and peace at this time.

Rebecca McDonald Vanderpool and Bob Feb 26 2020 12:00 AM

Thanks for remembering us, keep us in your prayers. I have a son that I am taking care of, he had fungle mengitis this last year and has left unable to care for himself. Hoping time he will recover and that I can live to take care of him until he can get back on his feet.

Twyla West Feb 26 2020 12:00 AM