She was born Jan. 29, 1925, in Durham, Ark. to the Howard S. and Nellie Brewer Avery.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her husband, Carles E. West Sr.; son, Chuck West of Aransas Pass; daughter, M. Sue West of Flour Bluff; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held Saturday, Jan. 7 at the First Baptist Church.