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Pamela Ann West

Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2024 at 9:34 pm

Pamela Ann West, 76, of Centralia passed away peacefully, Saturday, March 30, 2024, at the Stuart House in Centralia.

Family and friends are invited to Pam’s Life Celebration 10:00 AM Thursday, April 4, 2024 at Fenton-Kendrick Funeral Home in Centralia with burial in the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville.

A visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Wednesday, April 3, 2024, at the funeral home.

Pam was born on August 17, 1947, in Schuyler County, MO, the daughter of Birney Luroy and Anna Lee (Martin) Crump.

On September 8, 1968, Pam married Edward Leon West in Lancaster, MO, and he survives of the home.

Along with her husband Ed, Pam is survived by two sons, Justin West and wife Susan of Monroe City, and Jason West and wife Kassie of Centralia; grandchildren, Emily  (Casey) Smith of Spur, TX, Jason (Amanda) Baker of Shelbina, McKenzie West of Kansas City, MO, Logan and Jake West of Centralia, Kallie Campbell of Centralia; seven great-grandchilden; one great-great grandchild; sisters, Penny Homer of Green Top, MO, Paula (Phil) Harris of Blue Springs, Mamie (Kevin) Schort of Nobleville, IN; several nieces and nephews.

Pam was preceded in death by her parents, her stepfather, Paul Welsh, siblings, Gary Crump and Mary Lee Dierling.

Pam was a former member of PEO Chapter KZ.  She was saved as a pre-teen and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Centralia since 1976 where she was a member/leader of WMU, taught fourth grade Sunday School for many years and later led a senior adult women’s class. She was a good and faithful Christian woman.

Pam enjoyed music, ceramics, gardening, and working in her flower beds, and playing Sequence and Dominos with close friends.  She was an excellent cook. But most of all she loved her family, especially her grandchildren, she was truly the best, wife, mother, grandma and friend. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Memorial donations are suggested to the First Baptist Church in Centralia and may be sent in care of Fenton-Kendrick Funeral Home, 104 S. Collier St. Centralia, MO 65240.

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