THE FLAGLER TRIBUNE
Thursday, February 19, 1976
John (Jack) Lott West, 78, 100 Forsythe St. Bunnell, died Monday evening at Bunnell General Hospital, following an extended illness.
He was born in Waycross, Ga. and moved to Flagler County, 7 years ago from Atlanta. At the age of 9 he was an apprentice boiler maker, and in his youth worked with Seaboard Railway.
He served 9 years as building superintendent of the Old Peach Tree Arcade. He retired after 20 years of service as Building Superintendent with the downtown Metropolitan YMCA.
He was a veteran, serving the Navy in World War I and Coast Guard in World War II. He was a member of Bunnell First Baptist Church VFW Post 5213, DA V Chapter 86, and Bunnell Masonic Lodge 200 F&AM.
He is survived by his wife Ruby, one daughter, Mrs. Betty Jane Russo, Sarasota, one sister, Mrs. Nell Maynard, Stone Mountain, Ga., two grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Military graveside funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Espanola Cemetery. Craig Funeral Home Bunnell, in charge of arrangements.