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Sylvia D Best

Burial Date October 14, 2020

Funeral Home Jo-Anne Jones Funeral Services

Cemetery Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens

Church The Chapel of Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens


Sylvia Doreen Best
aged 85, affectionately called “Girlie”, of No. 4 Cane Vale Crescent,
Cane Vale, Christ Church, formerly of Brooklyn, New York, USA.

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Even though our hearts are hurting at our loss, we are so thankful to God for lending you to us. Mom you lived a fulfilling and productive life and we are so proud of all your achievements. Rest sweetly in Gods’ loving care, until that great getting up morning!

Daughter of the late Kenneth and Doris Nurse;

Widow of Whitford Best;

Mother of Orion and June Best (both of the USA), Philip Best, Denies Flatts and the late Peter Best;

Grandmother of Neil, Mario and Shanece Flatts, Azariah Harper and Paul Best (USA);

Great-grandmother of Naturi Flatts

Sister of Glyne Nurse (United Kingdom), Agmel Browne, Marcia, Haig, Dawne and Doriel Nurse (all of the USA), Norma Wiltshire, Hazel Holder, Pamelia Nurse, the late Pierce and Keith Nurse;

Niece of Monte Burgess, Lilian Gay and Malvina White;

Aunt of Marilyn Nurse, Gabriel and Kathy-Ann Brathwaite, Mark and Christopher Wiltshire, Krystle-Ann Knight, Philicia Lewis, Leeson, Ryan, Celia and Andre Scott, Andre and Matthew Nurse, Nicole and Andrew Browne, Neil Holder, Ali Nurse, Natasha Moise, Janelle Symthorien (USA), Natalie and Deborah Nurse (both of the United Kingdom);

Great-aunt of many;

Cousin of Audrey Gooding, Isme Pollard and many others;

Mother-in-law of the late Godwin Flatts;

Sister-in-law of Colin Wiltshire, Melvalin and Heather Nurse;

Relative of the Nurse, Burgess, Lorde and Haynes families;

Friend of James and Monica Howell, the Christian Mission Church family and many others.

A service of Worship, Praise and Thanksgiving celebrating the life and work of Sylvia Doreen Best will take place on Wednesday October 14 2020 at the Chapel of Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2.00 pm, with the interment immediately following in the Tranquility Lawns.

Her body will repose for viewing on Wednesday from 1.00 pm until the start of the service during which time floral tributes will be gratefully accepted.

The service and interment will be streamed live on Wednesday from 1.30 pm on

If desired, e-mails of condolence or tributes may be directed to the family to or by phone to (246) 418-0879 or 262-8745.


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