Married to Sallie Ada West
Full name is William Sidney West. Born in Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi and died in Santa Anna, Coleman County, Texas. He is a brother to my 2nd great-grandma @ findagrave 46592736.
contributed by BeNotForgot - October, 2010
SA News Airhives 27 Aug 1926
W. S. West, 71, died at his home in Comanche last Friday, August 20, after a lingering, illness, lasting over a period of several months. His remains were brought here for burial Saturday, and placed in the Santa Anna cemetery following funeral service by the Baptist Church, conducted by Pastor Sidney F. Martin. The following data was read at the funeral:
William Sidney West was born March 3, 1855, near Meridian, Mississippi came to Texas in 1886, and settled at Gidding came to Santa Anna in 1911 back to Gidding a year later and back to Santa Anna in 1920. He lived here until he moved to Comanche about two years ago.
Deceased was married to Miss Sallie Phears, who is still living, but was not able to attend the funeral. Eight children were born to them, four of whom are dead and four living, Richard West and Mrs. Chas. Evans of Santa Anna, the other two living in Comanche. Mr. West was converted and joined the Baptist church while just a boy, and lived a Christian' life until his passing away.
contributed by Carl Langford - July, 2017
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