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#7066120 - 01/18/12 04:11 PM west boats of Mesquite
reelin Offline

Registered: 07/25/08
Posts: 63
I have noticed that West Boats, Xpress dealer, has been closed for some time now.
Went by today ,gates out front still locked, no one at home.
There are some boats in back in for repair.
Anyone have a clue what has happened.?

#7067592 - 01/19/12 04:11 AM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
Leverage Offline

Registered: 11/08/02
Posts: 220
Loc: dallas,tx
Dang...hate to hear that. I bought my boat from deal/boat ever! Had planned on going back to upgrade....bummer.


#7067711 - 01/19/12 06:40 AM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
el Rojo Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 06/04/10
Posts: 3243
Loc: On the road again.
Beth and Butch are two of the nicest people to do business with. Prayers for their situation.


Home Sweet Home

#7068031 - 01/19/12 08:35 AM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: el Rojo]
reelin Offline

Registered: 07/25/08
Posts: 63
Last time I talked to Butch, not sure Beth was in the picture.
And Butch has been in poor health for a while.
No note on the gate, old Texas Outdoors under the gate, dated November.
I bought my boat there, too.
2010 XpressH17
Hope all is well.

#7068058 - 01/19/12 08:44 AM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
BasscatRonnie Offline
Pot stirrer

Registered: 02/25/03
Posts: 51649
Loc: Forney TX
I think Butch was diagnosed with cancer and is just living life the best he can now. Prayers said. This is what I have heard and read on the TFF.

#7070749 - 01/19/12 10:20 PM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
Brian Kerbaugh Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 06/20/08
Posts: 652
Loc: DFW , Tx
Sad to hear, they were real nice to stop by and chat with.

Originally Posted By: slim 285
I am going to buy one just to find out for myself. Half y'all lie like hell and the other half are full of chit. woot, A great locally owned business Bass Club of Fort Worth

#7071907 - 01/20/12 09:49 AM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
big fish2 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 02/11/10
Posts: 886
Loc: Texas
I hat hearing not so good news Butch and Beth are good people sure would like to keep in touch with Butch.

#7074142 - 01/20/12 07:46 PM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
gampa Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 10/18/08
Posts: 1118
Loc: Marble Falls
They are just down the road from my folks house. Noticed that a couple weeks ago. Thought they should be opened. Always liked to stop buy. They are really good folks. Hope all is well.

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#7680926 - 06/22/12 10:27 PM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
birddog14 Offline

Registered: 06/22/02
Posts: 269
Loc: TX
I have heard that West Boats in Mequite is closed..that is where I boat my boat and usually had them work on it....any suggestions on where to take my boat to get my Yamaha motor worked on? Also, anyplace closer to Hurst/Euless/Bedford than Mesquite is a big bonus. thanks

#7681062 - 06/22/12 10:56 PM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
Phillcat Offline

Registered: 04/24/12
Posts: 127
Loc: Mesquite
Yea it's closed crying butch passed away and beth closed the shop. bang really sad myself. That place was one in a million as far as taking care of the customer. I don't have any idea as to who to use for repairs though.


#7681810 - 06/23/12 09:38 AM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
Mac Town Fuzz Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 05/31/09
Posts: 1646
Loc: Little Elm
Rockwall marine comes highly recommended by many on this forum.

#9187628 - 08/01/13 05:14 PM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
Catfish Cathy Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 08/01/13
Posts: 1
Does anyone have any details about the passing of Butch. He was a high school friend of mine.

#9190123 - 08/02/13 02:10 PM Re: west boats of Mesquite [Re: reelin]
361V Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/21/08
Posts: 3219
Loc: somervell county
Been a long time since being in the RV/boat business was a good idea. Sad to hear.


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