We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Charles R. Best

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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 Chester, IL.

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 survive.

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.