Dene West, 90, of Strawberry died Feb. 21, 2005, at his home.
Born Oct. 24, 1914, in Actna, Ark., in Sharp County, he was the son of William Howard and Mahalia Josephine Howard West.
He was a retired farmer and elder of Milligan Campground Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include three sons -- Gary West of Strawberry, Danny West of Okmulgee, Okla., and David West of Tulsa, Okla.; three daughters -- Jo Ann Conatser of Trumann, Patty Huskey of Saffell, and Helen Lackey of Sulphur Rock; 15 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Anna Ruth Mullen West; six brothers; and three sisters.
The funeral was Feb. 23 at Milligan Campground Cumber-land Presbyterian Church in Strawberry with Grayden Milligan officiating.
Burial followed in the Milligan Campground Ceme-tery with arrangements under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.
Pallbearers were Payton Huskey, Steve Conatser, Paul Lackey, Mark West, Patrick Huskey and Kenny West.