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Wednesday
24
April

Public Viewing

1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Whites Mortuary LLC
517 N Guignard Drive
Sumter, South Carolina, United States
803-774-8200
Thursday
25
April

Worship Experience

12:00 pm
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Mt. Pleasant UME Church (Panola Community)
1654 Fullerton Road
Pinewood, South Carolina, United States

Interment Service

Mt. Pleasant UME Church (Panola Community)
1654 Fullerton Road
Pinewood, South Carolina, United States

Obituary of James Leslie West

James Leslie West, the son of the late Charlie and Rosa Billy West was born February 16, 1937 in Clarendon County, SC.

He received his formal education in the public schools of Clarendon County, SC.

At an early age, he became a member of Mount Pleasant UME Church in Pinewood, SC.

As a young adult, he relocated to Washington, DC, where he pursued his career with the DC Transit until his retirement. During the time in Washington, DC, he received Jesus Christ as his personal Savior. "Leslie" as he was affectionately known returned to Manning, SC and reunited with the Mount Pleasant UME Church, where he was a faithful member and worked wherever he was needed until his health declined.

Leslie was preceded in death by his parents.

James Leslie "One More Time" West departed this life on Thursday, April 18, 2019 in Sumter, SC.

He leaves to cherish his loving memory two sons, Harry Taylor of Salisbury, NC and Leslie C. Hunt of Charlotte, NC; one sister, Hazel (James) Chestnut of Thomasville, NC; two brothers, Esaw Johnson of Thomasville, NC and James Allen (Sarah) West of Manning, SC; two uncles, Clyde Billy of Pinewood, SC and James Elijah Billy of Thomasville, NC; nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends.

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