William 'W.T.' Travis West

Dec. 17, 2012 @ 11:05 PM

William “W.T.” Travis West, age 66 of Sevierville, passed away Monday, December 17, 2012. He was born in Iuka, Mississippi on July 27, 1946, W.T. was a retired facility maintenance supervisor from Clinton, MS and moved to Sevierville in 2001. He served in the U.S. Army from 1964 to 1967. W.T. was a member of the Kodak United Methodist Church in Kodak, TN.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie Thomas West and Julia Mae Nelson, both of Iuka, MS.

His survivors include: loving wife of 44 years, Peggy Davis West; daughter, Jennifer West Williams and husband Wade Williams of Jackson, MS; son, Jason West and wife Jody Milks West of Sevierville; grandchildren, Ethan Williams of Jackson, MS, Shelby, Cammie, and Bailey Lindsey of Sevierville, TN; sisters, Louise Sumrall and husband Bryant of Front Royal, VA, JoAnn Parden of Petal, MS, Lois West of Richton, MS.

Memorial Donations may be made to the Kodak United Methodist Church, 2923 Bryan Road, Kodak, TN 37764, or, the Safe Harbor Child Advocacy Center, 935 Cedar Lane Sevierville, TN 37862.

The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Atchley Funeral Home with memorial service to follow at 7 p.m. with Rev. Brad Hyde and Rev. Rowland Buck officiating. Military honors provided by American Legion Post 104. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home.