Eric Sylvester Best

of Long Gap, Grazettes, St. Michael, and formerly of Rose Hill, St. Peter, entered into rest on Thursday 4th November 2021 in his 71st year.

Former Messenger of the National Library Service and other Government Departments.

Loving husband of Clotelle Best.

Devoted father of Andrea Best-Forte, Yvonne Best, Carolyn Best- Yarde and André Best.

Cherished grandfather of Katrina, Jamar, Jabario, Shakira Best, and Sacara Best-Yarde.

Cherished great-grandfather of Natalia Best, Kadiya Belgrave, Taliya and Shakai Best.

Brother of the Rev. Trevor O’Neale, Rodney, Malcolm, Euclid, Edward and Adrian O’Neale and Esther Carrington; uncle of many.

Father-in-law of Harold Forte and Samuel Yarde.

Brother-in-law of Chesterfield Lyte and the late Ivan Francis.

Relative of the O’Neale and Hood families.

A service of thanksgiving takes place at Christ the King Anglican Church, Rock Dundo, St. Michael on Thursday 25th November 2021 at 10:00 am for invited mourners.

The cortege will then proceed to the Frangipani Lawns of Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church for the interment.

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Floral tributes may be delivered to Clyde B. Jones Funeral Home, Top Rock, Christ Church no later than 8:00 am. on Thursday.

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Gone, but always in our hearts.

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