|MELENA ELIZABETH SULLIVAN WEST|
|Born August 27,1888, in Texas, Melena came to Arizona by wagon train in 1897 when her family settled in Brown Springs near Camp Verde. She married William West.|
In 1914, the Wests moved to Dewey. Melena and William had three sons: Irving C., Alvin N. and Everett C., and two daughters, Mary Maude See and Dovie Evans.
Melena was Noble Grand Matron of the Western Star Rebekah Lodge #9 in Prescott and a member of the Yavapai County Cowbelles.
Melena died on October 8, 1971, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery.
Donor: Yavapai Cowbelles