|Birth: ||Jun. 26, 1947|
|Death: ||Jan. 3, 1968|
Cpl. US Army
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Melford Wayne West.
Funeral services for Melford Wayne West, 20, who lost his life in Vietnam on Jan. 03, 1968 were held from the Mt. Vernon Baptist Church where he was a member. He gave his life in Vietnam while fighting for our freedom.
He was the son of Mrs. Nola Stacy West and the late Monroe West.
In addition of his Mother; he leaves five brothers, Julues, Lyon, Fletcher, and Charles all of the Mt. Vernon area.
Burial was in the Mt. Vernon Cemetery, near Fulton, MS
Monroe West (1896 - 1959)
Nola Edna Stacy West (1904 - 1981)
Mount Vernon Cemetery
Maintained by: Angela Goodnight Dodson/...
Originally Created by: preston malone
Record added: Dec 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63315012
Angela Goodnight Dodson/Jim Dodson
Added: Nov. 26, 2012
I came across a scrap book at my dads, when he was in the Army. We sat down and looked at it together and out of all the pictures in it, he talked about Wayne West. I could tell they were close and dad was proud of him and all the metals he had gotten. I ...(Read more)|
Added: Jan. 17, 2011
All gave Some-------Some gave All-----------1947----1968-----------Thanks for the sacrifice that you made by giving your life while fighting in Vietnam so that we may enjoy our freedom.|
Added: Dec. 26, 2010