Clifford (Kip) West, 50, of Youngstown, Ohio, passed away on Monday, August 6, 2012, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center, in Youngstown, Ohio.
Kip was born August 21, 1961 in Youngstown, Ohio, to Clifford West Sr. and Maxine West.
Kip is survived by his loving mother, Maxine West of Gallipolis, Ohio; two sons, Nicholas and Steven West; a daughter, Macie Dutting, all of Youngstown, Ohio; one new grandson, Adrian, which he was very proud of; one sister, Brenda West of Gallipolis, Ohio; a brother, Larry D. West, of Houston, Texas.
Kip is preceded in death by, his father, Clifford Harland West Sr.; a beloved son, Jason West, who passed away at the age of 15; and two brothers, Rick and Alen West.
Kip was a caring father, son, and brother, and to those who knew him best he was a true joy, and will be greatly missed.
There will be visitation for Kip from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday, August 9, 2012, with a graveside funeral service to follow at the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Flatrock.
Kip’s care has been entrusted to Crow-Hussell Funeral Home, and there is an on-line registry available at www.crowhussellfh.com.