Morris West

STAR CITY — Mr.Morris West, 93 of Star City, died Wednesday at Gardner Nursing Center. He was born July 27, 1919 in St. Charles to the late George and Mary Benson West. He was a WWII Army Veteran, a charter member of First Freewill Baptist Church of Star City where he was a deacon, greeter and usher. He was also a mason.

Besides his parents, he is also preceded in death by his first wife of 65 years; Leo West, his twin brother; Martin West and 2 sisters; Annie Morgan and Sybil Ideker.

Survivors include his wife; Wanda West of Star City and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services are 10 a.m. Saturday at First Freewill Baptist Church in Star City. Bro. Tim Forman and Bro. Randy Barrett will officiate. Visitation will be 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial at Leek Cemetery near Star City. In lieu of flowers, the family ask memorials be made to First Freewill Baptist Church.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online guestbook at