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Lou Ann Best

July 14, 1929December 24, 2020
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Lou Ann Best, 91 of Warren and formerly of Markle passed away on Thursday, December 24, 2020 at Heritage Pointe of Warren. Lou Ann was a 1947 graduate of Markle High School. She had worked at Memcor Corporation for 20 years. She was a life member of Markle Church of Christ and was a member of PSI IOTA XI Sorority in Markle for 50 years. Lou Ann was known as the “Cookie Lady”. She enjoyed golfing, antiquing and loved spending time with her grandkids.

Lou Ann was born on July 14, 1929 in Huntington, the daughter of the late Edward and Elizabeth (Mayne) Girvin.

She was united in marriage to Herbert G. Best on November 22, 1950 at the Markle Church of Christ Parsonage. Herb preceded her in death on April 25, 2014.

Survivors include three sons: Fredrick (Elaine) Best of Roanoke, Franklin (Anna) Best of Fort Wayne, Lorin (Stacy) Best of Markle; two sisters: A. Sue King of Bloomington, Carolyn Girvin of Markle; 11 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by four brothers: Lee, Bryce, Nile, Hubert Girvin; a sister: Donna J. Girvin and Stepmother: Margaret Girvin.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 31, 2020 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm with funeral service to follow the visitation at 3:00 pm at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee Street, Markle, Indiana. We will be following the CDC’s and Indiana’s guidelines for Social Distancing and Social Gathering Limits.

Interment will take place at a later date at the Markle Cemetery.

Memorial donations can be made out to Masters Pantry in care of Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.

  • FAMILY

  • Fredrick (Elaine) Best, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Franklin (Anna) Best, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Lorin (Stacy) Best, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • A. Sue King, Sister
  • Carolyn Girvin, Sister
  • Herbert G. Best, Husband (deceased)
  • Edward Girvin, Father (deceased)
  • Elizabeth (Mayne) Girvin, Mother (deceased)
  • Margaret Girvin, Stepmother (deceased)
  • Lee Girvin, Brother (deceased)
  • Bryce Girvin, Brother (deceased)
  • Nile Girvin, Brother (deceased)
  • Hubert Girvin, Brother (deceased)
  • Donna J. Girvin, Sister (deceased)
  • Eleven grandchildren and four great grandchildren

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation

    Thursday, December 31, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, December 31, 2020

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Interment

Memories

Lou Ann Best

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lynnette fisher

January 22, 2021

To the entire family of Lou Ann,

I am so sorry for your loss. My sincere sympathy and prayers are with you all, during this difficult time.

Kim and Keith (Archbold) Bittner

January 1, 2021

Dear Lorin, Stacy, and family,
We are so sorry for the loss of your mother/grandmother. Please know that you and your family are in our prayers. May God carry you through this difficult time. ❤️🙏🏻

Shanna Newman

December 29, 2020

Deepest sympathy for the loss of your mom. Lou Ann was a joy to take care of at Heritage Pointe. I miss her smile. Thank you for allowing us to be her caregivers. ❤ Shanna LPN

Jerry Hunnicutt

December 29, 2020

Dear Fred, Frank, Lorin
Our sympathy in the passing of your mother.
We had a lot of fun with your Mom and Dad going antiquating.
Working with your Dad all those years at the plant
Jerry & Carolyn Hunnicutt

Daniel Dickerson

December 28, 2020

I'll never forget her calling her sons home in the neighborhood with a different pitch whistle for which one she wanted home. I also remember her and mom taking Lorin and I to our first day of school in her little white Ford . Great memories
She will be missed. My condolences.

Dennis Haworth

December 28, 2020

Fred, sorry for the loss of your Mother.

Phil Best

December 26, 2020

Dear Fred, Frank, Lorin
Our sympathy in the passing of your mother.
She certainly was a kind gentle lady. Good mother and loved her boys and family.
Praying for you during this time.
We are in Englewood Ohio near Dayton.
Phil and Cathy Best

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