WILSON’S LOCAL PRINT AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY INSTITUTION SINCE 1896

Jeffrey Wayne Best

Thank you for being one of our most loyal readers. Please consider supporting community journalism by subscribing.

Posted

Nov. 13, 1961 — Jan. 12, 2018

KENLY — Jeffrey Wayne Best, 56, passed away peacefully Jan. 12, 2018, surrounded by his family at his home, after a 10-year battle with cancer. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and uncle. Jeff was a charter member of Raleigh Road Baptist Church and led countless church-building mission trips across the country.

Jeff is survived by his wife, Laura; his two sons, Jacob Best, and wife, Kimberly and Joshua Best, and wife, Morgan; his grandson, Hudson; his mother, Dorothy; his two sisters, Phyllis Best and Diane Andolsen; his beloved, German Shorthaired Pointers, Ike, Scout and Annie; and many other loving members of his family.

Jeff was preceded in death by his father, Borden Best.

A celebration of life service will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 at Raleigh Road Baptist Church, 4150 Raleigh Road Parkway W., Wilson. 

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations may be given to Raleigh Road Baptist Church.

Condolences may be directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home at www.joyners.net.