We learned of the death Oct. 29 of Ione Norman Best, 89, of Minnesott Beach. She was a member of the Arapahoe Free Will Baptist Church. We extend our prayers and condolences to her family. A funeral will be held at 11 A.M. Nov. 2 at Arapahoe Free Will Baptist Church, the Rev. Gary Bryan officiating. Interment will follow immediately in Greenleaf Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Nov. 1 at Bryant Funeral Home. Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Pamlico, 11146 NC Highway 55, Grantsboro, NC, 28529.