Samuel Gerald West passed away at his home, Saturday, Jan. 23.

Gerald was born May 30, 1964 in Atlanta, Ga. He was a long time resident of Spring, before moving to Mauriceville four years ago.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years Lara West of Mauriceville; children Kourtney Venoy, Kevin Venoy, Kara Gomez, Ashley Dunnam and Adam West; 12 grandchildren; brother John West and sister Cheryl McEntire, as well as many more family and friends.