|Birth: ||Oct. 17, 1928|
|Death: ||Aug. 22, 2007|
The Enid News and Eagle 8/23/07
A graveside service for Ernestine West, 78, will be 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Alva Municipal Cemetery. Bill West will officiate. Arrangements are by Wharton Funeral Chapel, Alva.
She was born Oct. 17, 1928, in Wichita, Kan., to Anna Higgins and Ernest Lickey and died Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2007, at Great Plains Health Center, Helena.
She attended Wichita Schools and graduated from North High School in Wichita in 1946.
She married Kenneth Franklin West Oct. 11, 1952, in Wichita. They made their home in Wichita and in 1960 moved to Alva, where she worked as a waitress at Pangburn's and later did housekeeping work. He died Jan. 5, 1965.
In September 1969, she became a member of Seventh Day Adventist Church.
Surviving are one daughter, Roseanna Barnes of Fayetteville, Ark.; three sons, Bill of Newton, Kan., Steven of Reno, Nev., and Kenneth of Alva; one sister, Joan Nicolet of El Cajon, Calif.; one brother, Eldon of Valley Center, Kan.; 20 grandchildren; and a number of great- and great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Kenneth, she was preceded in death by one brother.
Memorials may be made to Seventh Day Adventist Church.
Alva Municipal Cemetery
Created by: Jo Aguirre
Record added: Jun 27, 2011
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