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Frank Westmoreland, Jr.

Age 63, passed away October 5, 2021. Frank Lewis “Spudnix” Westmoreland was born to the union of Mary Stewart Westmoreland and Frank Lewis Westmoreland in Nashville, Tennessee. He transitioned this life to be with his heavenly father on October 5, 2021.

He accepted Christ as his personal savior at an early age, at First Baptist East Nashville under the Pastorate of Dr. J.N. Rucker. He later united with The Little Harpeth Primitive Baptist Church under the Pastoral Influence of Elder James S. Coure.

Frank was educated in the Metro Nashville Public School System. He graduated from East High School Class of 1974. He enlisted in the Marines in 1974 and served until 1978 when he was honorably discharged.

Frank has held various jobs, Correctional Officer (CCA and Cockrill Bend), Bus Driver (MTA), Sherriff’s Dept, Admissions for Vehicle Registrations until his health failed, he has also worked at the Salvation Army and operation stand down. Frank loved his family especially his wife and was so proud of his grandchildren, he was very active in their lives, he loved to talk about Jesus Christ. Frank also enjoyed a spades game and was a great chess player, he loved to talk and tell jokes.

Frank was preceded in death by his loving wife Vanessa (Nell) Patton Westmoreland, who was devoted until death, his father Frank Westmoreland Sr., his mother Mary Stewart Westmoreland, five siblings, brother-in-law Bennie L. Patton Jr., mother-in-law Callie Mae Redman Patton, and father-in-law Bennie Lee Patton Sr.

Frank leaves to cherish his memories loving daughter Shonquesha (Ocie) Westmoreland, loving sons Frank Lewis (Aleshia) Westmoreland III, Raymond Lamont Westmoreland, Javian Westmoreland, loving daughter Amber Hardison, loving niece/ adopted daughter Jalisha Moore-Patton, loving grandchildren Cayley Westmoreland, Cayden Westmoreland, Josclyn Westmoreland, Danielle McDonald, and Elijah Westmoreland, sister Sarah Westmoreland, devoted great uncle Deacon Benjamin “Skipper” Sims, brother-in-law Walter Patton, devoted God-brother Byron Harvey, cousins Margo Westmoreland, Ruth Bass, David and Carl Westmoreland, loving nieces Shanetta (Van) Westmoreland and Kristina Bass, great nephew caron Perry, loving God-daughter Eshona (Mario) Lynn, God Children Ethan Shaver, Melodi Lynn, devoted childhood friend James Rucker, devoted friends Tina and Franky McGee, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and close friends. Visitation Saturday, October 23, 2021, 10-11:00 a.m. with funeral to follow at funeral home. Burial in Thatch Cemetery Madison, Alabama

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A candle was lit in memory of Frank Westmoreland, Jr.

Jacquee Parham-Alintah (childhood friend from Neill Avenue) Dec 1 2021 11:29 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Frank Westmoreland, Jr.

Angela Phillips Nov 24 2021 9:03 AM

Westmoreland/Patton Family I am sorry for the loss of Frank . My Condolences to you. May GOD continue to guide you through this difficult time.

Angela Phillips Nov 24 2021 9:02 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Frank Westmoreland, Jr.

Lavonya Cooper Oct 22 2021 11:19 PM

My deepest sympathy to the family, Frank and I started first grade and Glenn School and born one day apart. Great person who will be missed.

Samuel P McCullough Oct 22 2021 7:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Frank Westmoreland, Jr.

Sarah Westmoreland Oct 22 2021 5:08 PM

Gone from our sight, but never from our hearts. He will be missed. Stay in prayer family.

Janice "Rabbit" Brown (Spud's Cousin) Oct 21 2021 6:07 PM

Frank, You were not just a Brother in law but more of a Brother. You worked hard and took care of wife and the kid's that you had with her. Following in the foot steps of your Dad. SO YOU REST FROM LABOR TO YOUR JUST REWARD. I'LL SEE YOU IN THE MORNING

Walter Patton Oct 18 2021 9:53 PM

Today and always, may loving memories bring you peace, comfort and strength

Shirley Webb Oct 18 2021 9:28 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Frank Westmoreland, Jr.

Shirley Webb Oct 18 2021 9:20 PM

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