Andrew West better known as “Andy” was born on May 14, 1938 in Chatham County, GA, to Mrs. Sarah Archer and Mr. Eugene Johnson who both preceded him in death. Andrew had 6 sisters; Glennis Moss, Shirley Bennett, Ernestine Pinkney, Mary Lou Dawkins, Maggie Kirkland, and Fannie M. Hicks; six brothers: Marvin, Nathaniel, Edward Johnson and Eugene Johnson (Deceased) and Robert Hamilton Jr. (Deceased). Andrew was called home to the Lord on February 25th at Dawn Greene Hospice in New York City.
Andrew is survived by his wife, Gracie who resides in Brooklyn, NY; his four children daughter Andrea and son-in-law James Kennedy in Smyrna, DE, son Anthony West and daughter-in-law Samaria in Fort Worth, TX, daughter Donna West in Snellville, Ga., son Connell Frink in Statesboro, Ga., and step-son Lester Harewood in Las Vegas, NV; cousins James and Rita West of Queens, New York; Lawrence West of Atlanta Ga. , one aunt Ms. Vella West of Portsmouth, VA; 14 grand-children and a host of great-grands, nieces and nephews.
Homegoing Services will be on Friday, March 6, at Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel at 1 p.m., with Rev. Craig R. Tremble, eulogist. Viewing from 12-1 p.m in the chapel.
Interment will follow at Bulloch Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
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