Mrs. Orple Lucille West, 85, of Lillington, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, December 30, 2020.
Lucille was a former secretary with NC Division for Services for the Blind from July 1962 to March 1992. She was also a volunteer for the Harnett County courthouse and was active in her local church for many, many years.
She was a loving person who was always willing to give of her time and to help you. She will be missed.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at 2 pm in O’Quinn-Peebles-Phillips Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Clyde Baber presiding. The burial will follow in Erwin Memorial Park in Erwin, NC.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond West; and a brother, Sonny Wigal.
Lucille is survived by her three children, Judy Mozingo and husband Ray of Louisburg, Lynn Conatser and husband Josef Gross of Bunnlevel, and Darrell West of Sanford; five grandchildren, Sammy Mozingo and wife Erin, Steve Mozingo and wife Candace, Jennifer Moore, David Cadena and wife Donna, and Michelle Cadena; thirteen great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren; seven siblings, Shirley Memsen, Ed Wigal, Sheldon Wigal, Richard Wigal, Christina Schafer, Joyce Brown and Willie Wigal; and her special ‘adopted’ daughter, Denise Sims.
Friends are invited to stop by the funeral home on Monday, January 4, 2021, from 9 am to 4 pm to pay their respects. The family will not be in attendance during this time.
Memorials may be made to one’s favorite charity.
In accordance with current North Carolina COVID-19 guidelines, the funeral home requests that everyone in attendance practice social distancing and wear a face covering.
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