Rachel Mae West

July 26, 1934 ~ November 17, 2023 (age 89) 89 Years Old

Rachel West Obituary

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished my course,

I've kept the faith"   -2 Timothy 4:7

Sis. Rachel Mae West was born on July 26. 1934 in Wavnesboro, MS, the third child to be born to the Late Lille. M. and Henry West.

At an early age she united with the Chapel Hill Baptist Church. She afteded Waynesboro Vocational School and later went to Mary Holmes College. She was a teacher with the Friends of Children of Mississippi, where she retired.

She was a Eastern Star - Estella Chapter 171, OE5

She was mother of five children. Two proceeded her in death: Martha Jean Morgan Chambers and Linda Morgan Banks.

On Friday morning, November 17, 2023 at Wayne General Hospital, Waynesboro, MS. The Lord called home the spirit of Rachel M. West, away to a land that is free of all sickness, suffering, pain and death.

She was the only girl of five children. Four Brothers: three proceeded her in death: Henry Allen West, Nathenial West and John Douglas west.

She leaves to morn her death and cherish her memories:

One Daughter, Paula Johnson, who was her care giver; Two Sons: Allen Lewis Morgan and Timothy Ray Morgan. She raised Two Grandsons: Ray Banks and Robert Morgan. 18 precious Grand Children and 25 Great Grandchildren, that she loved. One Sister-in-law: Mildred West, Waynesboro, MS. A host of Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, relatives and friends that will dearly miss her.

Funeral services will be held Friday, November 24, 2023 at 2:00 PM at Chapel Hill Baptist Church, with Rev. Danny Ray Bolton officiating. Interment will follow at Waynesboro Cemetery. 

The viewing period will be held Friday, November 24, 2023 from 8:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Turner Funeral Home. 

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November 24, 2023

8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Turner Funeral Home
402 South Spring Street
Waynesboro, MS 39367

Funeral Service
November 24, 2023

2:00 PM
Chapel Hill Baptist Church (Pachuta)


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