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Tammy Jean West

April 27, 1966 - June 24, 2022

Tammy Jean West, 56, of Goodview, went to be with the Lord on June 24, 2022, at her residence. She was born on April 27, 1966, to the late Eugene Gwinn and Evelyn K. Berry Ayers. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her Stepfather, Richard Ayers; Sister, Rosetta Blankenship and Brother, Eddie Gwinn.
Tammy’s love and passion was her family. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and spoiling them. Tammy and Curtis enjoyed camping, some of her favorite places being, Cades Cove and the parkway. She loved being at home and spending time on her porch. She will be missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her Husband, Curtis Eugene West; Sons, Richard Michael West and wife, Alison and Joseph Lee West; Grandchildren, Chase Lee West and Harlan Michael West; Sister, Sandra Dorsey and husband, Ernie; Brother, Calvin Gwinn and wife Joanna; Best friends, Cheryl Black and Barb Hodges and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
A funeral service in Tammy’s honor will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at Goodview Baptist Church with the Rev. Joey Phillips officiating. Burial will follow in the church’s cemetery. A reception will follow services in the church’s fellowship hall. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service starting at 1:00 p.m.
Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Bedford, is assisting the family. To send online condolences please visit

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Tam Tam you fought a long hard battle. You were one of the strongest people I know. Prayers for your family and friends. You will remain in our hearts. 🙏🏻💜🤗

Posted by Sherry McMillion Johnson on June 27, 2022

She was such a sweet and strong lady. I know she will be missed by all of you and many others. Thoughts and Prayers.

Posted by Heather Hodges on June 26, 2022

Gone way too soon. She was loved and will be greatly missed by all. She touched a lot of lives. It gives me comfort knowing she is no longer suffering and is at peace in heaven with our Lord and Savior. Love and prayers to the family at this difficult time.

Posted by Janet Avance on June 26, 2022

We went to Jr. Prom and went the same day to different places to get our dress and ended up with the same dress just different colors.

Posted by Cheryl Ball on June 26, 2022

Tammy always knew how to light up a room. You are going to be greatly missed. Until we meet agian.

Posted by Tonya Chamberlin on June 26, 2022

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