John Pierce Best
July 13, 1940 - March 31, 2021
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Malloy & Son Funeral Home
3028 Broadway
Galveston, TX 77550
Tuesday 4/6, 5:00 pm

There will be a vigil service at 6:30 pm, led by Deacon Buzz Standridge.

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Sacred Heart Catholic Church
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Galveston, TX 77550
Wednesday 4/7, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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John Pierce Best was born on July 13, 1940, in Topeka, Kansas and passed away from heart disease on March 31 at UTMB in Galveston, Texas with his loving wife, Christina Kelly Best, by his side.  He grew up in Topeka surrounded by a large family.  He earned his BBA degree from Washburn University and…

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Karen Donaldson left a message on April 8, 2021:
In memory of John Pierce Best, Karen Donaldson lit a candle
Craig and Pam Bailey left a message on April 6, 2021:
John, you will be missed, your sweet smile at golf events was always so warming. The memories will give us all comfort. RIP dear sweet John. Pam and Craig
Jean & Bob Stevens left a message on April 6, 2021:
Christina, there’s nothing that we can say that will help your pain right now but you are loved by us and so many others. Our prayers go out to you and the rest of your family.
Janis Benefield left a message on April 5, 2021:
I am so sorry for your loss. He was so kind and patient and funny, a treasure of a man.
Janet Landry left a message on April 3, 2021:
John was a wonderful neighbor in Pirates Cove. If I needed help he would always be there for me with a smile and idea how to tackle the task. I will miss him. Christina you are in my thoughts and prayers. Please reach out if I can help in any way. Sincerely, Janet Landry
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Paula Patson left a message on April 3, 2021:
John was a wonderful friend. He was such a joy to be with. He was often funny and without doubt he loved his wife Christina very much as well as the rest of his family. Golf was important to him and he enjoyed game after game. My spouse Ron and I will miss him a great deal. We loved him.
Malloy Funerals & Cremations left a message:
Our thoughts remain with you and your family at this time. We are honored by the trust and confidence you have placed in us during this difficult time. – The Staff of Malloy Funerals & Cremations
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