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Vernice Eileen Best

July 22, 1937 November 9, 2018
Vernice Eileen Best
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Vernice Eileen Best, 81, of Marietta, OH formerly of Caro, WV and Bartlett, OH, passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 at the Marietta Center. She was born at home on July 22, 1937 in Fleming, OH to the late Charles Alfred and Hazel Mae Beck Venham. She graduated from Vincent High School in 1955 and worked for Massillon City Hospital. Vernice traveled to all the lower 48 states and enjoyed helping the Caro Voluteer Fire Dept. with various functions. She is survived by her sisters Rita Stack and Millie Clark (Robert) and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband John "Art" Best (1/22/2005), brothers Ed, Donald and Frank Venham, sisters Mary Strickler, Evelyn Francis, Pauline Haught, Carmen Brown and Maxine Venham. Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday at Barlow Cemetery with Matthew Proctor officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 PM Monday at Hadley Funeral Home, 1021 Pike Street, Marietta, OH. Online condolences may be made at

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Hadley Funeral Home - Pike, Marietta

1021 Pike St.
Marietta, OH 45750

Hadley Funeral Home - Pike, Marietta
1021 Pike St. Marietta 45750 OH
United States

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