Jackie Sue West
1941 – 2013
CANTON – Jacqueline Sue Miller West, 71, of Beaverdam Heights Drive, passed away on Friday, March 01, 2013 at MedWest Haywood.
A native of Haywood County, she was a daughter of the late Clayton and Agnes Jacobson Miller. Jackie was a former employee of American Enka and served as an assistant Girl Scout Leader. She retired, with 20 years of service, from Haywood County Schools and was a member of Beaverdam United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Roy K. West; two daughters, Karen Elaine Downing and her husband, John, of Wake Forest, and Veronica Lynn Hales and her husband, Eddie, of Wilmington; one son, Mitchell Ray West and his wife, Maegan, of Canton; two sisters, Beverly Heatherly of Canton and Rose Marie Fore of Burnsville; one brother, Doug Miller of Swannanoa; and four grandchildren, Wesley Carpenter, Brayden West, Griffin and Finley Hales.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 4, 2013 in the Canton Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with the Rev. Donnie Henson officiating. Burial will follow at Beaverdam Community Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, (Local Chapter 89), P.O. Box 331, Canton, NC 28716.
For those who desire, an online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.