Obituary: Dwight West


Dwight West, 75, of Holly Pond, Alabama, passed away on February 27, 2022. He was born to Fred H. and Pauline Couch West, in Cullman County, Alabama, on August 10, 1946.

Mr. West served his country with honor in the United States Army. After his time in the service, Dwight spent many years in the construction industry. He enjoyed the outdoors and he loved to travel. Mr. West lived in Costa Rica for 15 years and was fluent in Spanish. Dwight loved to visit Buena Vista, in Cullman, several times a week, where he enjoyed speaking the langue with the servers there.

Dwight is preceded in death by his parents, as well as a granddaughter: Natalie West.

He is survived by his children: Bryan and Hillary West, Michael and Bridget “Birdie” Chambers and Pricilla West Rivera; grandchildren: Emily West, Alie West, Lilli West, Corey and Sarah Chambers, Erica and Michael Lambert and Tyler Chambers and great-grandchildren: Janalice Chambers, Sawyer Chambers, Leo Lambert, Fox Lambert and Lucy Lambert.

Following a private celebration of life, Mr. West will be taken to Costa Rica.

Holly Pond Funeral Home is honored to serve the West family.