Robin ‘Robbie’ Lynn West, 46, NC Tar Heel fan with a passion for Mustangs

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Robin “Robbie” Lynn West
Robin “Robbie” Lynn West

Robin “Robbie” Lynn West, of Leland, died Friday, May 22, 2015, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice. He was 46.

He was born on Jan. 18, 1969, in Brunswick County, the son of the late Samuel and Frances Ganey West. Robbie was born and raised in Leland and graduated from North Brunswick High School. He was employed for several years with Energy Efficient Homes. Robbie also served on a two-year mission for the LDS Church. He was an avid sports fan, especially North Carolina Tar Heel basketball, he had a passion for cars, particularly Mustangs and he loved his Sundrop. He will be remembered by his family as a loving Dad and brother.

Surviving are his two children, Sam West and wife, Kimberly and Megan West and their mother, Jennie McCracken; a sister, Debbie Lacey; nieces, Deana Bradsher and Jamie Dasher; great-nieces and nephew, Haylei, Trae and Brooke Garst; his wife, Evelyn Stevens West, from whom he was separated; and his stepchildren, Christina and Gage.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Andrews Mortuary Market Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Leland Ward. Interment will follow at Nelson Family Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in the names of Sam and Megan West to a fund established through BB&T. Please contact the family for more information.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Andrews Mortuary.

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