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Samuel Houston Best
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1876
Knoxville
Knox County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1943
Pilot Grove
Cooper County
Missouri, USA

Samuel H. Best, dies at Pilot Grove, Missouri

Brother of Local man Formerly Lived in this County.

Samuel H Best, 66 years old for many years a resident of Lafayette County, died Wednesday at Pilot Grave, Missouri as the result of Cerebral Hemorrhage.

Mr. Best was born Oct 25, 1876, at Knoxville, Tennessee, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Best.

He was married to Mae Wilcox, Feb 24, 1904. He was retired farmer and member of the Baptist Church.

Surviving are a son, Lowell Best, Mayview; a daughter Mrs. Lorrina Shier, Pilot Grave; three brothers, John Best, Joe Best, and Henry Best of Lexington, a sister, Mrs. W.L. Christy, Bates City, and three grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held at 10 o'clock tomorrow morning at the Baptist Church in Mayview, with burial at the Marvin Chapel. 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Best (1841 - 1924)
  Margaret Elizabeth Baker Best (1843 - 1902)
 
 Children:
  Hattie Lorena Best Shier (1905 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Jane Best Jones (1869 - 1933)*
  Henry Mactere Best (1871 - 1945)*
  Joseph Sephus Best (1873 - 1969)*
  Samuel Houston Best (1876 - 1943)
  Edith Elizabeth Best Christy (1877 - 1961)*
  Edith Elizabeth Best Christy (1877 - 1961)*
  John Riley Best (1880 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Marvin Chapel Cemetery
Lafayette County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Erlene Best (Bremmer)
Record added: Mar 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50006958
Samuel Houston Best
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Samuel Houston Best
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Great Uncle, rest in peace
- Erlene Best (Bremmer)
 Added: Mar. 21, 2010
 
 
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