Richard Nolan


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Richard Nolan West

Apr 22 1932 - Aug 22 2010

Richard Nolan West, age 78 of Plano, Texas passed away on August 22, 2010 in Allen, Texas. He was born on April 22, 1932 in Atlanta, Georgia to Loderick Russell and Dorothy Elizabeth (Burie) West. Richard retired from the United States Army after 21 years of honorable service. He went on to work as a Civil Engineer in the Construction industry. Richard married Glinda Smith on March 22, 1972 in Galatin, Tennessee. He is survived by his wife, Glinda West of Plano, Texas; children, LeeAnna McComas and her husband, Christopher of Dallas, Texas, Deborah Barronton and her husband, Mark of West Point, Georgia, Joseph R. West and his wife, Candace of Grantville, Georgia, David R. West and his wife, Natalie of Newnan, Georgia; grandchildren, Chloe West, Charles West, Courtney Barronton, Brittney Barronton, Brandon Barronton; sister, Rowena McGarity of Georgia and his beloved cats, Casey and Molly. Richard is preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Loderick R. West. A Memorial Graveside Service with full military honors will be held at Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery at 12:45 PM on Thursday, August 26, 2010 with Pastor Steve Byrd officiating. In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made in Richard's memory to local animal shelters. A Reception will be held for friends and family immediatly following the service at 1900 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, TX 75201.
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