Bobby Glenn West Jr. dedicated father, uncle, son, brother, loyal friend and beloved husband, was born December 2, 1984 and transitioned into eternity, September 15, 2020. The fifth child of Bobby Glenn West Sr. and Inell Griffin West. Bobby cherished all five of his siblings.
Bobby fell in love with the Lord at an early age, leading him to join Mary Evergreen Baptist Church, of Grand Cane Louisiana. His spiritual upbringing in the church, molded his strong faith in the Lord, heart of gold and kindred spirit. Bobby never met a stranger and had an unrelenting desire to help guide and support everyone. His smile, bright hazel eyes and charismatic personality was adored by all.
Bobby attended and graduated, Mansfield High School, class of 2003. He often expressed how he loved attending school, socializing and playing pranks on his friends. After graduating high school, Bobby enrolled in a CDL program at Swift Transportation, where he drove through 48 states. He later attended Kilgore college, and earned an Associates of Science degree, in occupational safety and health. He absolutely loved being a safety guy and thrived off all of his credentials and many accomplishments. Bobby was currently employed as a Safety Specialist at Pilgrim’s Pride in Mount Pleasant Texas until his untimely death.
Bobby met the love of his life Sheran in 2008 in Dallas, Texas. After a six-months of courtship, they were engaged and married six months later, on July 5, 2009. It was one of the happiest moments of his life, aside from being a family man, and rearing four children. Ty’Jaylon Wilkerson, Nadia Williams, Emrhie and December West. He often said his children saved his life.
Bobby was preceded in death by his father; Bobby Glenn West Sr., his sister Janell Byrd, grandparents; Nathaniel Sr., and Jenny V. Coleman-West, Grandfather; Walter Griffin, three Aunts; Lizzie Coleman, Gloria Cotton, Linda West Woodly, Uncle; Nathaniel West Jr.
He leaves to celebrate his life and legacy his loving wife; Sheran Michelle West of Daingerfield, Tx, one son; Ty’ Jaylon Wilkerson, of Daingerfield, Tx, three daughters; Nadia Williams of Mansfield La, Emrhie West and December of Daingerfield, Tx, one brother; Michael West (Shayla) of Mansfield, La., four brother-in-law; Kendrick Waalker (Bridgett), Darien Ivory (Deviasha), Bruce Roberson (Michelle) Printice Lawton (John), four sisters; Wanda G. Mergerson, La Metria Montgomery (Feezelt), Erica Montgomery (Harvey), Shadreena Copeland (Laderrick), grandmother; Linnie Griffin, Mansfield, La, Billie Jean Frazier, Daingerfield, Tx and Shirley, Ivory Mt.Pleasant, Tx., mother-in-law; Renee Veasy and father-in-law Ricky Veasy and Derrick Ivory.
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