GLEN ROSE -- Herbert Benson West, 95, passed away Wednesday, April 4, in Bonham.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial will be in Post Oak Cemetery in Somervell County.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Mr. West was born Aug. 21, 1916, in Nemo to Aubrey Willie West and Ora Lea Porter West. He married Lillie Pearl Tidwell on Apr. 23, 1939, in Glen Rose.
Mr. West was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He worked for the Lockheed Corp. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church and the American Legion in Glen Rose.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his wife in 2007; and a son, Bryan West, in 2008.
Survivors are his children,William "Hank" West and wife, Linda R., of Glen Rose and James West and wife, Linda Sue, of Sulphur Springs; daughter-in-law, Claudine West, of Fort Worth; 18 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; sisters Florine Tidwell of San Angelo and Leta Moses of San Angelo; and brother, Charles West, of San Angelo.
Memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels.