Originally created 08/06/02

Mrs. Florence Best (CHELSEA, Mich.)



CHELSEA, Mich. - Entered into rest August 1, 2002, in Chelsea, Mrs. Florence K. Best, 76, wife of the late James E. Best. She was a native of Cornwall, Ontario, the daughter of William & Florence McDonald. Mrs. Best moved to Chelsea in 1998 from Augusta. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Augusta and recently a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Chelsea. She very much enjoyed the Goshen Ladies Craft Club in Augusta. Survivors are two sons, Robert Best of Blackwood, N.J. and William (Chela) Best of Augusta; daughter, Mary (Steve) Olsen of Chelsea; sister, Mary (Brian) Nairn of Windsor, Ontario; grandchildren, Shannon Best, Robert Best, Jr. Corey Best, Kirk Olsen, Abbie Best; several nieces and nephews and her dog, Blackie. The family will receive friends at the Thomas Poteet Funeral Directors in Augusta, Monday from 5 until 7p.m. with the Holy Rosary being recited at 5p.m. The funeral Mass will be Tuesday at 10a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Rev. John Lyons celebrant. Interment in Westover Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association,1899 Central Ave., Augusta, GA 30904. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Road, Augusta, Ga.

The Augusta Chronicle August 6, 2002