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Jessie Lee West

February 25, 1942 ~ November 17, 2022 (age 80) 80 Years Old
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On Thursday, November 17, 2022, Jesse Lee West, after 80 wonderful years on earth peacefully went to his heavenly home. He was born February 25, 1942, in Lee County, Georgia.
He was the first born of ten children. The son of the late Mr. Eddie C. West and Ms. France Robinson Morgan.  A 1962 Veteran of The United States Army. He served in Vietnam and received an honorable discharge. A retiree of Walt Disney World where he worked for 40 years. He met his forever love in Haines City, Florida and was wed in 1972. They celebrated 50 years of marriage this year. He served faithfully at his home church Faith Kingdom Church, Inc for many years.

Mr. Jessie Lee West was a loving, quiet, dancing, harmonica playing, and hardworking Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother and Uncle. Preceded in death by his siblings Marcellous Morgan, Jasper Morgan, Deidra Morgan Smith and Ella Mae Morgan. Awaiting to see him again, his devoted wife, Mrs. Bettye Daniels West of Columbus Ohio, his son he was so proud of, Mr. Jesse LaMar West and daughter-in -love Mrs. Arica West of Rockledge Florida, his faithful daughter Mrs. Tiffany Nichole Cannon and son-in-love Mr. Tony Cannon; his three grandchildren Justin Lamar West, Bryce Jeremy West, and Talyah-Grace Cannon; two brothers: Mr. Virgil L. Morgan of Americus, Georgia, and Reverend Dr. Robert L. (Chandra) Morgan of Americus, Georgia; three sisters, Dr. Mary Nell (William) Brown of Greenwich, New York, Ms. Sarah Frances M. Pride of Americus, Georgia, and Mrs. Linda F. (Eddie) Smith of Atlanta, Georgia; a host of cousins, nieces, nephews,
friends, and church family.

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December 2, 2022

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Affinity Memorial Chapel
1370 E. Main Street
Columbus, OH 43205

Celebration of Life
December 2, 2022

11:00 AM
Affinity Memorial Chapel
1370 E. Main Street
Columbus, OH 43205

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In Loving Memory Of

Jessie West

February 25, 1942-November 17, 2022

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