03/04/04 — DOCK BEST JR.

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Dock Best Jr., 82, of 408 Brownrigg St., died Sunday at home.

The funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Greenleaf Christian Church. The Rev. William Barber II will officiate. Burial will be in Best Cemetery.

Mr. Best was the son of the late Dock Best Sr. and Annie Bell Flanagan Best. He graduated from Dillard High School in 1939, enjoyed carpenter work, and was a member of Greenleaf Christian Church.

His survivors include one daughter, Jacqueline Day of Washington, D.C.; one brother, Milford Best of Washington, D.C.; one sister, Jessie B. Lewis of Goldsboro; and two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

The viewing hours will be from 4 until 7 p.m. on Friday at Rhodes Funeral Home, Goldsboro, with the family present from 7 until 8 p.m.

Published in Obituaries on March 4, 2004 1:46 PM