Mr. Arthur James West was born August 12, 1935, to Mr. Willie James West, Sr. and Mrs. Rosie Lee Cowart West.
He was educated in the Birmingham School System. He also served his country in the United States Army.
Arthur was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Mrs. Claudette Morgan.
He leaves to cherish his memories two sons; two brothers: Mr. Willie West and Mr. James Edward Gordon; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.