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Elizabeth Ann "Lizzie" Burkhead Best
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Birth: Jan. 3, 1910
Death: Nov. 27, 1996

Elizabeth "Lizzie" Ann Best, 86, died Wednesday, November 27, 1996 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville. Born January 3, 1910 in Washington County, she was the daughter of the late Joe Pope and Sarah Frances Satterly Burkhead. She was the widow of Elmer Leon Best. She had been employed at Cricketeer Manufacturing and was a member of the Harrodsburg Baptist Church. She had taught Sunday School at the Cornishville Baptist Church. Survivors include: two daughters, Mrs. Darrell (Janet) Harmon, Danville, Mrs. Harry (Patsy) Harmon, Harrodsburg; five grandchildren, one great grandchild, one step great grandchild. She was preceded in death by one son, Bobby Leon Best; five brothers, Ray Burkhead, Omar Burkhead, Dr. Naaman Burkhead, John Burkhead and James Burkhead, and two sisters, Della Burkhead Jenkins and Nellie Burkhead Coulter. Funeral services were held Saturday, November 30, at the Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home with Dr. Robert DeFoor officiating. Burial was in the Willisburg Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joe Pope Burkhead (1871 - 1942)
  Sarah Frances Satterly Burkhead (1875 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Elmer L. Best (1912 - 1975)*
 
 Children:
  Bobbie Leon Best (1941 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ray Emerson Burkhead (1894 - 1990)*
  Omar Burkhead (1895 - 1984)*
  Della Burkhead Jenkins (1901 - 1991)*
  Nellie Burkhead Coulter (1904 - 1991)*
  John M Burkhead (1907 - 1965)*
  Elizabeth Ann Burkhead Best (1910 - 1996)
  James E. Burkhead (1916 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willisburg Cemetery
Willisburg
Washington County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Denny Jackson
Record added: Oct 16, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22246783
Elizabeth Ann Lizzie <i>Burkhead</i> Best
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Elizabeth Ann Lizzie <i>Burkhead</i> Best
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