Lois Rhame West

 

 

 

Age: 92

 

Summary: healthcare advocate and former first lady of South Carolina when her late husband John C. West (d. 2004) was governor from 1971 to 1975 who was also the first female chairperson of the national Muscular Dystrophy Association.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from a heart ailment

 

Born: September 5, 1921

 

Died: May 6, 2014

 

Location: Hilton Head Island, South Carolina