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Sylvia Jean West

Sylvia Jean West, 80 of Russellville, Arkansas, passed away peacefully Sunday, December 27, 2020 at her home. She was born January 14, 1940 in Blue Ball, Arkansas to the late C M "Jack" and Lou Garner. 

She was preceded in death by parents; daughter, Brenda Owens; brothers, Dale Garner, Jay Garner, Finus Garner; sister, Biddie Cunningham.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Clinton West; two sons, Clinton Jr. "Fuji" West & Angeleak, Gregory West & Holly; 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Dorothy Knapp and several nieces, nephews, other family and friends. 

Sylvia loved her family, especially her grand kids. She enjoyed cooking for them and spending time with them. She liked to fish, read and spend time outside listening to her wind chimes. 

Her visitation will be 4-6 Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Russellville Family Funeral 2757 E Parkway Drive Russellville, AR 72802. Arrangements are under the direction of Russellville Family Funeral. 

Obituary and online guestbook are available at www.russellvillefamilyfuneral.com.

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I worked with Sylvia for years at Wayne's. She was a very hard worker and a sweet lady.

Peggy Underwood Dec 30 2020 12:00 AM

She was a very sweet person, I enjoyed talking to her very much!!
Sending hugs and prayers to her family!!

Kay Eastridge Dec 29 2020 12:00 AM

She was a second mom to me. I stayed at her house more than my own when I was younger. I remember Greg and I was always getting in trouble and she was the only that ever spanked me lol. Though Greg and I always deserved it . I LUV AND MISS U AUNT JEAN

Mike and Tammy Patterson Dec 28 2020 12:00 AM

There are too many to pick just one. I have 38 years worth of them. She was ,literally, a second mother to me. And I'm so glad we remained in each other's lives. She meant the world to me. And I will always love and miss her.

Tammy West Dec 28 2020 12:00 AM