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 William Pettis West

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William Pettis West

  • Birth 23 Feb 1908 Person County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 8 Oct 1987
  • Burial Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 14960639

Husband of Edna Prosser West. Pettis was kicked by a horse as a young boy, and was blinded. He later went to the N.C. State School for the Blind in Raleigh where he learned trades that made it possible for him to survive and earn his own way in the world. He was the husband of Edna Prosser West. Together they ran a shop on Burlington Rd. where they sold gifts, yard and lawn statuary, and other crafty things.


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  • Created by: SleepingDog
  • Added: 17 Jul 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14960639
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Pettis West (23 Feb 1908–8 Oct 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14960639, citing Buchanan Baptist Church Cemetery, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by SleepingDog (contributor 46607843) .