Iris Lorene (Lindsay) West, 85, passed away Friday, March 25, 2022, at the Harmony on the Peninsula in Yorktown, VA. She resided there with her “family” of friends for an extended period, until an accidental fall no longer afforded her the opportunity, but she was able to return eventually.
Preceded in death by her parents Maggie and Carey Lindsay, brother Jimmy Lindsay and her husband, Daniel West in 1995.
Born in Poquoson in 1936, she attended and graduated Poquoson High School, remaining a native “Bull Islander”, subsequently meeting, and marrying her husband, Daniel West. After a couple years her daughter, Debra Carole West (Mewborn) was born, and they moved to Hampton.
She remained in Hampton making many friends and continued to be socially active, regularly attending Langley Baptist Church and visiting weekly with Kim and the girls at Act I Hair Care until health conditions prevented.
She is survived by her daughter, Debbie Mewborn of Hampton; step grandsons, Bill Mewborn (wife Joann) of Gloucester and Casey Mewborn, of Middlesex; step granddaughter, Amber Impavido, step great grandson, Michael Impavido; her brother Paul and sister-in-law Gloria Lindsay of Poquoson as well as many nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 31st at Parklawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 4:30-6:00 p.m. at Claytor Rollins Funeral Home.
Arrangements and heartfelt guidance through Claytor Rollins Funeral Home
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