He was formerly employed at Brown Stove Company.
He is the son of the late Carl and Margaret Westfield. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Winton Westfield.
Survivors include two sons: Donnie (Jamie) Lowe of Cleveland and Robert (Tommie) Westfield Jr. of Georgetown; one daughter, Teresa Westfield (Clarence Walton) of Georgetown; one sister, Phyllis Winton of Athens; and one brother, Leon Westfield of Georgetown; 12 grandchildren; five aunts: Mary Winton of Athens, Teresa (Sherman) Huff of Fayetteville, N.C., Madra Thompson of Atlanta, Ga., Frances Arnold of Cleveland and Grace (Sherman) McCleary of Charleston; four uncles: Lester Westfield of Cleveland, Tom (Faye) Thompson of Georgetown, Calvin Thompson of Athens and William Thompson of Etowah; three special nieces: Kelly (Morrow) Mack of Athens, Latoya Dodd of Georgetown and Tika Wilson of Cleveland; nephew, Kevin Winton of Athens; and many other relatives and friends.
The funeral will be held Friday, May 3, 2013, at 5 p.m. in the chapel of M.D Dotson and Sons Funeral Home, 165 Lang Street, Cleveland, TN., with the Rev. Leuty McDermott officiating.
The family will receive friends one hour before the service from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the funeral home.
Interment will follow at St. Elmo Cemetery in Georgetown.
Words of comfort may be submitted at www.mddotsonandsons.com