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Anna Smith Best
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1870
Oswego County
New York, USA
Death: May 19, 1935
Lyon County
Kansas, USA

An Admire Woman Dies
Special to The Gazette:
Admire, May 20, Mrs. Anna Best, widow of the late Thomas E. Best, died Sunday afternoon at her home in Admire, after several weeks' sickness. Mrs. Best was born January 4, 1870, at Oswego, NY, the next to youngest in a family of nine children. She moved with her parents to Waverly, Iowa, when a small child, and later lived in Genoa, Ill. coming to Kansas in the spring of 1895. She was married to Thomas E. Best at Admire on September 20, 1899. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Josephine Johnson, of Admire; two step-children and five grandchildren; a sister in Chicago, and a sister in California.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon in the Admire Methodist church. Interment will be in Ivy cemetery.

20 May 1935, The Emporia Daily Gazette [Emporia, KS], Page 2, Column 6.

Obituary provided by FAG contributor mjbj109 
Family links: 
  Thomas Erwin Best (1840 - 1923)
  Josephine Best Johnson (1904 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Ivy Cemetery
Lyon County
Kansas, USA
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Record added: Nov 05, 2011
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