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Alton Glinn Best
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1945
Taylor County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 2012
Taylor County
Texas, USA

Merkel - Alton Glinn Best, 67, died Sunday, March 4, 2012 in a local hospital. Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 7th at the McBee Cemetery in Taylor County with Reverend Johnny Warren officiating, directed by Starbuck Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Glinn was born January 9, 1945 in Abilene to Alton Adso and Lela Pearl (Walters) Best. He married Debbie Templeton October 9, 1970. Glinn was a member of Merkel First Baptist Church. He worked for Fina Oil & Chemical for 21 years. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Glinn was also a farmer and loved to fish.
Survivors include his wife, Debbie Best of Abilene; daughter, Lori Best of Abilene; son, Walter Best and wife Rosa of Sweetwater; two sisters, Celestine Rodgers of Merkel, Hazell Taylor of Graford; grandchildren, Jose Juan Chavez Jr. and wife Rita of Yelm, WA and Leonard Chavez of Abilene; and a great granddaughter, Amelia Chavez.
Glinn was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Lloyd, V.L., Carl Wayne and Welton Best; and a sister, Darthy Best.
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Published in Abilene Reporter March 6, 2012 
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  Lela P. Best (1910 - 1984)
McBee Cemetery
Taylor County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Mar 06, 2012
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