Alta J. Sis West

April 3, 1930 - November 3, 2008

04/03/1930 - 11/03/2008

Past Services

Wednesday November 05, 2008
Powhatan Cemetery
165 Main Street
Powhatan Point, OH 43942
740-795-5105 Ei | Directions
Wednesday November 05, 2008
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Powhatan Point Cemetery Chapel
165 Main Street
Powhatan Point, OH 43942
Wednesday November 05, 2008
12:00 pm
Powhatan Point Cemetery Chapel
165 Main Street
Powhatan Point, OH 43942

ALTA “SIS” WEST, 78, of Powhatan Point, OH, died Monday, November 3, 2008 in Reynolds Memorial Hospital.

She was born April 3, 1930 in Belmont County, OH, a daughter of the late Thurman and Ila Neff Holiday.

Alta was a homemaker and a Nazarene by faith.

In addition to her parents, Alta was preceded in death by a great granddaughter, Shelby Rose Seita and 3 brothers.

Surviving are 6 children; Darlene David Elerick, Joyce WayneRavencraft, MadelynEddieBrooks, KandiGeorgeHeightland, Donnie West all of Powhatan Point and DonnaChuckHuber of Burton, SC, 13 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and her pets; Lou-E and Seymore.

Friends will be received on Wednesday from 10:00am until time of services at 12:00noon at the Powhatan Cemetery Chapel with Lorna Knight officiating.

Burial will follow in Powhatan Cemetery.

Arrangements by the Bauknecht Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 186 Main St., Powhatan Point.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Powhatan Presbyterian Church or WeeBark Estates, Inc., POBox 918, Moundsville, WV 26041.

Online condolences may be extended to the family at

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Debbie McDougal Morgans
8 years ago

Darlene,Joyce,Donna,Madelyn,Kandi and Donnie, I was so sorry to hear about your mother, she was such a big part of my life growing up ,it was like loosing a part of my family.So many memories come back to me.I only wish I could be there for all of you,but you are all right here in my heart and I will keep you all in my prayers.

Love to you all


Deneen Duncan Thomas
8 years ago


I am so sorry to read about your loss. We will keep your family in our prayers and in our thoughts doing this very trying time.

God Bless

Dave, Deneen, Tabby,Phillip, DJ & Sidda Thomas

Ron Gillespie
8 years ago

Kandi, You and your family are all in our thoughts and prayers, Love You!

Ron & Helen

John and Donna
8 years ago

So sorry to hear of your lose. Wish we could be there to help in any way. Love John Donna Kara and Snook

Rayford A. West Sr.
8 years ago

Sorry we were not there in person. did not know til today. Our prayers & thoughts are with you all. May God grant you peace in this time of greif.

Love & Prayers,

Ray & Family

Debbie Mitchell Moore
8 years ago

To all of you–I am so sorry to read the news of Sis. She was like a second Mom to me during my high school years. I will never forget all the good memories from those times. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Take care.

margaret hvizdzak
8 years ago

To all the family,I am so sorry for your loss but I also know how good you all were to your Mom.My thoughts and prayers go out to each and every one of you.May God give you the strength to get through this time of need.

John Agnes Pugh
8 years ago

To the West Family. We are sorry to hear of your loss, you have our deepest sympathy.