Elma H. West (BEECH ISLAND, S.C.)

BEECH ISLAND, S.C. - Mrs. Elma H. West, 87, of Beech Island, SC, wife of the late Julian Dicks and the late William West and daughter of the late Adam C. and Julia Edwards Harris, died Wednesday, June 24th, 2009, at her home surrounded by her family. Born in Saluda, SC, she had been an area resident most of her life where she retired from the Swint Division of Graniteville Company. She was a member of New Hope Gospel Chapel. Family members include a son, J.C. Dicks, (Glenda) Beech Island, SC; grandchildren, Wade Dicks, (Michelle) and Deneen Dicks, great-grandchildren, Brandon, (Beth) William, Shelby, Matthew, Allison, and Violet Dicks, and a great-great-granddaughter, Carmen Dicks. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 27th, 2009, at 11 o'clock from the graveside in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Graniteville, SC, with Pastor Bob Still officiating. If so desired, the family has asked that memorials in memory of Mrs. West be made to the charity of one's choice. The family will greet friends Friday, June 27th, 2009, from 6 until 8 o'clock at Hatcher Funeral Home & Cremation Service, U.S. Hwy. #1, Langley, SC. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-June 26, 2009