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Mr. John Allen Best Sr

February 8, 1945 ~ October 15, 2023 (age 78) 78 Years Old

Mr. John Best Sr Obituary

What a friend we have in Jesus, all our sins and griefs to bear!
What a privilege to carry everything to God in prayer!
O what peace we often forfeit, O what needless pain we bear,
all because we do not carry everything to God in prayer!

Unite with us in prayer as we reflect on the life of Mr. John Best, 78, of Kinston, died on Sunday, October 15, 2023, at his residence.

The service celebrating his life and legacy will be held 12Noon Monday, October 23, 2023, from the sanctuary of New Birth Holy Church 3308 Banks School Rd, Kinston, NC 28504

Burial will follow in the Best Broadhurst Cemetery, Seven Springs, NC.

He is survived by his wife Dorothy Best of the home; one brother, Elder Nathaniel Best of Goldsboro, NC; five children, Laura Ann Brown of Killeen, TX, John Allen Best, Jr. and Sheila Best Rouse of Goldsboro, NC, Gregory Levon Best of Kinston, NC, Jonthan Ross of Pikeville, NC; five stepchildren, Michael Sutton of Richmond, VA, Edward Sutton of  Rocky Mount, NC, Christopher Best of Goldsboro, NC, Taquita Jones of Kinston, NC and Cornelius Chadwick of Raleigh, NC; 16 Grandchildren, 15 Great Grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. 

Viewing will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.

Arrangements are by Trinity Funeral Service of Kinston




The Management and Staff of Trinity Funeral Service is privileged to provide.

" A Service with The Spirit of Excellence Dignity & Devotion"

to the family of Mr. John Best.

We ask that you join us in remembering the family in both thought and prayer. 

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Public Viewing
October 23, 2023

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
New Birth Holy Church
3308 Banks School Rd
Kinston, NC 28504

Funeral Service
October 23, 2023

12:00 PM
New Birth Holy Church
3308 Banks School Rd
Kinston, NC 28504

Interment following funeral service
October 23, 2023

Best Broadhurst Family Cemetery
3377 Indian Springs Road
Seven Springs, NC 28578


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