We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Charles R. Best
Funeral Services will be Thursday, July 20, 2006 for 86 year old Charles
R. Best of Chester, IL who passed away Monday, July 17, 2006 at his home in
He was born September 16, 1919 in Fairfield, IL, the son of Van and Sarah
Best. He married Verdell Baronowsky on March 21, 1943 in Fort Sill, OK and
she preceded him in death.
Survivors include one son and daughter in law, James W. and Carol Best of
Chester, IL. One daughter, Deborah Best of Nashville, TN. One sister, Jene
Lybarger of Effingham, IL. One granddaughter and one step-grandson also
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and one sister.
Charles was the Agriculture teacher for 16 years at Chester High School
and head of the Future Farmers of America and in later years, was active in
the Title business.
Friends are calling after 10am Thursday, July 20, 2006 at the First
Presbyterian Church in Chester, IL.
Funeral service for Charles Best will be Thursday, July 20, 2006 at 11am
from the First Presbyterian Church in Chester, IL with Rev. Sam Sterrett
officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois.