SGT Paul Franklin West III

Paul Franklin West, III, of Eutawville, died November 20, 2013. He was 80.

Paul was born in Eutawville, a son of the late Reuben A. West, Sr., and Mary Ruth Ballentine West.

He was a retired Master Sergeant from the Air Force having served during the Korean and Vietnam Wars, and also was retired from McDougall Correctional Institution.

Paul was a member of the Eutawville UMC, a life member of the Fraternal Order of Police (Twin Lakes Lodge), Air Force Security Police Association and VFW Post 10980.

He was preceded in death by:

Son, Paul F. West, IV.

Surviving are:

Wife, Mary Winningham West of Eutawville
Son, Victor West, Eutawville, SC
Son, Reuben "Al" West, Eutawville, SC
Daughter, Wade Boykin (Becky) of St. George;
Daughter, Tina (Keith) Wilson, Holly Hill,
Daughter, Kelly Quick and Dale (Sammy) Byrdic, both of Andrews, SC
Daughter, Lynn Allman (Todd) of Eutawville
Brother, Joseph A. West, Lake City, FL
Brother Richard E. (Barbara) West, of Ridgeville, SC

19 grandchildren
22 great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. November 23, 2013, at the Eutawville United Methodist Church with Rev. Billy Lewis officiating. Burial, with military rites, will follow in the Eutawville Cemetery.


Reuben A. West (1907 - 1986)
Ruth B. S. West (1912 - 1997)


Orangeburg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 2013
Orangeburg County
South Carolina, USA


Eutawville Cemetery
Orangeburg County
South Carolina, USA