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Elizabeth Lewis Best
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1848
Springfield
Washington County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1933
Coweta
Wagoner County
Oklahoma, USA

Mrs. Franklin Best Dead
Mrs. Elizabeth Best, beloved wife of FRanklin Best, died Jan. 5th, 1933. The funeral services were conducted Tuesday at two o'clock at the Shahan Church with Rev. C.B. Bryant, pastor of the Christian Church officiating, assisted by Rev. George Reeves of Beggs. She was laid to rest in the Shahan Cemetery. Elizabeth C. Lewis was born to Sarah Ann Cater and Fleming Lewis, on April 18th, 1848 at Springfield, Kentucky. She became a member of the Christian Church at the age of 15 and remained a member the balance of her life time. On March 14th, 1865 she was united in marriage to Franklin Best in Springfield, Kentucky. To this union was born five sons and two daughters. Surviving Mrs. Best are the husband, Franklin Best, for sons, W.C. Best of Coweta, Simon Best of Muskogee, Frank Best of Coweta, Homer Best of Denver, Colorado, two daughters, Mrs. Lucy Moore of Broken Arrow, Mrs. J. H. Cameron of Tulsa, a brother Richard Lewis of Kansas City, Mo., 21 grandchildren, 53 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild, besides a host of distant relatives and friends.

Coweta Times Jan. 12th, 1933 
 
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 Parents:
  Fleming Hedger Lewis (1822 - 1894)
  Sarah Ann Carter Lewis (1827 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Franklin Best (1845 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Lewis Best (1848 - 1933)
  Lucy Ellen Lewis (1853 - 1861)*
  Richard Walter Lewis (1860 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shahan Cemetery
Broken Arrow
Wagoner County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Deb Lowe
Record added: Jul 22, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114220053
Elizabeth <i>Lewis</i> Best
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Elizabeth <i>Lewis</i> Best
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