Robert “R.L.” West

JONES COUNTY: Robert “R.L.” West, 57, of Kitchens Road, died Dec. 25, 2015, in an Atlanta area hospital. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016, in the chapel of Bridges Funeral Home with Mr. Lonnie West officiating.

Mr. West was born July 15, 1958, in Macon and had lived here his entire life. He worked as a brick mason for Tommy Skinner Construction. Mr. West loved life and was a devoted son and brother. He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty J. West, and his sister, Sharon Delene Grimsley.

Mr. West is survived by his father, Dealon West; brother and sister-in-law, Lonnie Jr. and Patsy West; brother-in-law, George Grimsley; nieces, Mandy Glover and Michelle Bass; nephews, Alon Grimsley and Nathan West; and several great nieces and nephews.

Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at


The Jones County News

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