Herschel Ferrel West
July 3, 1957  -  January 22, 2019

Herschel Ferrel West


MintonChatwell Funeral Directors
314 S. Hedgecoke
Borger, TX  79007
Sunday, January 27, 2019
4-6 pm
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Minton Memorial Chapel
314 S. Hedgecoke
Borger, TX  79007
Monday, January 28, 2019
3 pm
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Westlawn Memorial Park
8745 Hwy 136 - 6 Miles West of Borger
Borger, TX  79007
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Herschel Ferrel West, 61, passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2019.

Funeral services will be held 3 pm on Monday, January 28, 2019 in the Minton Memorial Chapel with Pastor Brian Glosson officiating. Burial will follow in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. The family will receive friends from 4-6 pm on Sunday, January 27, 2019.

Herschel was born July 3, 1957 in Strong, Arkansas to Grace Everettine Ball West and Herschel Ferrel West. A little stubborn, some may say gruff, but we all loved him. He enjoyed doing artwork, gardening, fishing and hunting for artifacts. Herschel always had a special place in his heart for his cats.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his daughters, Tiana West of Borger, Brandy Baker and husband Bruce of Fritch; son, Donovan West of Borger; nine grandchildren; one great grandson; sister, JoAnn Watson of Amarillo; two nieces; three great nieces; one great-great nephew; and a host of extended family.

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  1. Kay Whitmire
    Amarillo, TX

    Brandy, Tiana, and Donovan.
    My deepest condolences to you. I pray for comfort and peace during this difficult time.
    Kay Whitmire

  2. Fran (Tiny) Smith
    arlington, TX

    Thinking of all the special times us cousins spent at Mary's, Eb's and Grandma and Papa's. Sending you all my love.

  3. Pete & Patsy Ball
    Astoria, OR

    We send comfort & condolences to Ferrel's family. Pete has lots of smile memories from being a child visiting cousins in Texas. Hold all those smile memories close to your heart

  4. Debbie Jones
    Pottsboro, TX

    Truly sorry for your loss .
    Prayers & thoughts
    Love you all

  5. Amanda Osborne
    Long Beach, MS

    Donovan and Tiana
    Ken and I are so sorry for your loss. Ferral was always a great friend to us both. He will be truly missed. Lean on each other for strength and try to find comfort in your memories. You guys will be in our thoughts during this difficult time.
    Love,
    Ken and Amanda Osborne

  6. Denise Arthur Sisson
    Borger, TX

    I grew up with Ferrell at Borger Missionary Baptist Church. We had a lot of great times together. So very sorry to hear of his passing. Praying for the family during this difficult time.

  7. Ken Osborne
    Long Beach, MS

    Sure going to miss you Ferrel. I will always remember the summer I helped you roofing, or what you would call "man's work" Rest easy friend. You've earned it.

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