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Burl Caleb Best
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Birth: Jul. 3, 1919
Blount County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 2008
Blount County
Tennessee, USA

Best, Burl C., age 89 of Maryville, passed away Friday, August 15, 2008, at Colonial Hills Nursing Home.He attended Carpenters United Methodist Church, was retired from Alcoa Aluminum Company after 20 years of service, was a part-time farmer, a veteran of World War II, having served with the U. S. Navy and enjoyed traveling, fishing and camping.

He was preceded in death by his son, Kenneth Lee Best; parents, Coy and Cora Huffstetler Best; brothers, Truman, Fred, Edgar, Claude, Vern and Lawrence Best; sisters, Mary Coning and Edith Dawson.

Survivors include his loving wife of 68 years, Mamie Sue Best; sons, Ben C. Best and wife Elizabeth, Roger D. Best and wife Joyce; daughter, Brenda S. Best; 7 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren and 3 expected great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; special neighbor and niece, Julia Swaney and husband Don.

The family express special thanks to the staff and employees of Blount Memorial Hospital, Colonial Hills Nursing Home and Dr. John Ingram.

Funeral services will be at 8:00 p.m. Saturday in McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ken Tucker and Rev. Ronnie Blair officiating. The interment will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday in Carpenters Campground Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m. Saturday at McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Carpenters United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 3538 Best Road, Maryville, TN 37803. 
Family links: 
  Coy Oscar Best (1882 - 1959)
  Cora Huffstetler Best (1882 - 1956)
  Mamie Sue Bradley Best (1924 - ____)
  Kenneth Lee Best (1946 - 2001)*
  Truman Royce Best (1902 - 1960)*
  Frederick Best (1904 - 1987)*
  Edgar Willis Best (1907 - 2000)*
  Mary Netta Best Coning (1910 - 1997)*
  Claude Newton Best (1911 - 1990)*
  Edith Mae Best Dawson (1916 - 2005)*
  Burl Caleb Best (1919 - 2008)
  Vern Isaac Best (1921 - 2007)*
  Lawrence Coy Best (1924 - 1995)*
*Calculated relationship
[Married] Feb 21, 1941
Carpenters Campground Cemetery
Blount County
Tennessee, USA
Maintained by: David Best
Originally Created by: Janine Waits
Record added: Apr 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36097781
Burl Caleb Best
Added by: David Best
Burl Caleb Best
Added by: Janine Waits
Burl Caleb Best
Added by: Janine Waits
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