CAMERON—Funeral services for Evelyn D. West, 88, of Cameron will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at First Baptist Church in Cameron with Rev. Carl Hudson officiating. Burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery in Rosebud.
Visitation is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, at Marek- Burns-Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron.
Mrs. West died Monday, Aug. 5, in a Waco hospital.
She was born in Rosebud to Otto L. and Ida (Oker) West.
She married Archie West and he preceded her in death.
Mrs. West was a retired registered nurse for several medical facilities, had also retired as chief nurse for the Manned Space Program at NASA.
She was a member of First Baptist Church in Cameron.
Mrs. West was also preceded in death by three brothers, Wayne, Larry and Delmon Weiser, and two sisters, Nan Lee Weiser and Ailene Coker.
Survivors are a son, Charles West and wife Sandra of Cameron; a brother, Harold Weiser of Rosebud; and two grandsons, Jason Coldiron and wife Shelby, Jeremy Coldiron and wife Chelsi; also, eight great-grandchildren.