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Henry Mactere Best
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Birth: Oct. 29, 1871
Blount County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1945
Lexington
Lafayette County
Missouri, USA

Henry M Best, dies at his home here.

Lexington man had been ill about three months. Henry M Best, 73, died at 10:40 o'clock yesterday morning at his home at 329 North 17th Street, after an illness of three months.

Mr. Best born Oct 29, 1871, in Blount County, Tennessee, the son of Isaac Best and Margaret Baker Best, both of that state. He was married to Cecillia Ann Best, March 18, 1908, at Kingfisher, Ok. He had come to the county in 1877, he was a member of Methodist Church.

Surviving are is his wife, of the home, two sons, Leonard Best, of the home and Kenneth Alfred Best, Seaman Second Class, US. Coast Guard stationed at Boston; three daughter, Mrs. Cil Foulds, Kansas City, Mrs. Melvin Tagtmeyer, and Miss Luicille Best both of the home, two brothers J.S. Best, Lexington, and John R. Best, Concordia and a sister Mrs. W.L. Christy, Odessa.

The funeral service will be held at 2:30 o'clock tomorrow afternoon at the Temple Chapel here, conducted by the Rev. J.F. Winton, Pastor of the Methdist Church. 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Best (1841 - 1924)
  Margaret Elizabeth Baker Best (1843 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Cecilla Ann Best Best (1889 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Leonard James Best (1910 - 1993)*
  Velma Lucille Best (1911 - 1993)*
  Beatrice Best Foulds (1914 - 2006)*
  George Clifford Best (1916 - 1931)*
  Kenneth Alfred Best (1918 - 2002)*
  Virginia Lee Best Tagtmeyer (1922 - 1998)*
 
 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)*
  John Riley Best (1880 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lexington Memory Gardens
Lexington
Lafayette County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Lot 76 Space 3
 
Created by: Erlene Best (Bremmer)
Record added: Mar 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50006760
Henry Mactere Best
Added by: Marilyn
 
Henry Mactere Best
Added by: Erlene Best (Bremmer)
 
 
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I am working on Best family history. If anyone knows members of this family please let me know.Great Uncle, grandson of Isaac and Margaret Best
- Erlene Best (Bremmer)
 Added: Mar. 21, 2010
 
 
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