Obituary for William Westbrook
William O. Westbrook
Coldwater, MS formerly of Clarksdale, MS.
William O. Westbrook, 92, retired from Cooper Tire Rubber Co., died April 12, 2013 at home in Coldwater. Visitation is Monday April 15, 2013, 12:30 - 1:30 P.M. at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS. Funeral services are 2:00 P.M. Monday April 15, 2013 at Memorial Gardens Cemetery with burial in Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Westbrook was a dedicated U.S. Army Veteran having served in World War II. He was an active member of VFW Post 3936 and a member of Bett Baptist Church in Coldwater, MS.
Survivors include: Wife of 65 years Frances O'Neal Westbrook; son William A. "Bubba" Westbrook (Ruth) of Olive Branch, MS.; 3 daughters; Carol Underwood (Dickie) of Cleveland, MS., Linda Bolton (Wallace) of Coldwater, MS. and Kaye Borgognoni (Timmy) of Cordova TN.; 13 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by his parents William Ernest and Izma Outzs Westbrook, son Gene Williams, 2 daughters Wanda Westbrook Windham and Joyce Mellon.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to VFW Post 3936, or Bett Baptist Church, 2665 Bett Rd. Coldwater, MS 38618.