|Birth: ||Mar. 27, 1847|
|Death: ||Dec. 21, 1914|
From the St. Joseph Gazette, 22 Dec 1914, page 6. Mrs. Martha Best, 73 years old, widow of Thomas B. Best, died early yesterday morning at her home, 1623 Prospect avenue. She had been a resident of St. Joseph for twenty-eight years. She is survived by a son, Fred Best, and two daughters, Edna and Della.
From The Advent Review and Sabbath Herald, Vol. 92, No.3, 11 Feb 1915 [p.22] BEST.- Martha Evans was born in March 1844; was married to Thomas Best in May 1865; and died Dec. 21, 1914, in her seventy-first year. Only three of their seven children are left to mourn. One brother and one sister also survive. Sister Best accepted present truth in 1896, and united with the Seventh-day Adventist Church in St. Joseph, Mo. She remained faithful until the end. The funeral service was conducted by the writer. L.F. Trubey.
John William Evans (1790 - 1854)
Mary Elizabeth Dunham Evans (1804 - 1857)
Thomas B Best (1833 - 1892)
Cassius Clay Evans (1842 - 1922)*
Sarah Ellen Evans Allnutt (1846 - 1917)*
Martha Mary Evans Best (1847 - 1914)
Created by: L.W.
Record added: Apr 25, 2010
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