Wednesday, January 14, 2009


Robin Reeves West

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Tuesday, January 13, 2009
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Our beloved Robin Reeves West went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Saturday, January 10, 2009, after a long battle with colon cancer. Lake Ridge Chapel and Memorial Designers will host a gathering of family and friends to remember her 47 years of life from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday evening at the funeral home. A service celebrating her life will be 7 p.m. Thursday, January 15, 2009 at Monterey Church of Christ.

Robin was born to Faye Pope and Aubrey Reeves on January 4, 1962 in Lubbock. She graduated from Cooper High School and earned a bachelors' degree from the University of Texas Permian Basin. She married Rick West on July 31, 1993 in Lubbock. Robin was a teacher at Frenship High School for 13 years, member of Monterey Church of Christ, and Fellowship Riders Christian motorcycle ministry.

She is survived by her husband, Rick West of Lubbock; children, Adam West, Alexandria West, and Chris Carpenter, all of Lubbock, and Kristen Wade and spouse Nick of Amarillo; father, Aubrey Reeves of Lubbock; sister, Becky Gass and spouse Lance of Wilson; two granddaughters, Abigail and Allison Wade; three nephews, Drake, Justin, and Jarrod Gass; and grandmother, Dorothy Pope of Odessa.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Faye Reeves; grandparents, Adolph and Ina Reeves; grandfather, Frank Pope; and father-in-law and mother-in-law, Chuck and Virginia West.

Memorial donations are requested to go to My Father's House, 1510 S. Loop 289, Lubbock, TX 79412, a living and learning center for women in need.

A life tribute of Robin is available for you to reflect on her life at and to leave your condolences for the family.