Dorris Marrie West

January 25, 1947 ~ September 9, 2023

Dorris Marrie West, 76, of Sulphur, passed from this life into the loving arms of Jesus Saturday September 9, 2023, surrounded by her loving and devoted family. Dorris loved to crochet, sew, knit, paint, really anything crafty. She loved to travel and get trinkets, what-nots, and collectibles. Dorris loved her family, she loved being around her family at reunions, holiday get togethers, birthdays, anytime was a good time to see family. If you were a friend, then you were family in the eyes of Dorris. She taught that to her kids and grandkids by example daily. Her strength and tenacity have inspired us all, especially during these last few years. She will be sorely missed by all who know her. 

Those left to cherish Dorris memory are her children, Anita Cormier (James), Shane West (Summer); grandchildren, Cameron West and Richard Spong, Bryce West and Michelle Blankenship, Justin Carlin (Chasity), Ashlyn Carlin and Tyler LaFleur; great grandchildren, Corbyn Carlin, Bentley Carlin, Colby Carlin; siblings, David “Beak” Pitre (Mary), Clara Hyde (Adam), Billie Dorries (Bill), Cleveland Pitre (Maxine).

Dorris is preceded in death by her husband, Jerry West; parents, Rev. Manson and Etta Mae Pitre; brothers, Shelton Pitre, Melvin Pitre; sister, Mazel Pitre. 

Homegoing services for Dorris will be held at 12 PM on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, at Christian Life Church of Sulphur. Burial will follow at Big Woods cemetery under the direction of Johnson and Robison Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Monday, September 11, 2023, from 4 until 8 that evening at Johnson and Robison Funeral Home.  Visitation will resume on Tuesday at 10 AM at Christian Life Church of Sulphur. 
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