Lois A. Best, 80, of Tyler, TX formerly of Blue Springs, MO passed away January 24, 2014 in Tyler, TX. She was born to Lester and Alice (Martin) Phelps on January 16, 1934 in Independence, MO.
Lois was united into marriage to Daniel Best on October 19, 1952 in Holden, MO. She was a member of the Friendly Baptist Church in Tyler, TX and was a former member of the Plaza Heights Baptist Church in Blue Springs, MO. She Worked as a Book Keeper for Western Auto in Kansas City, MO.
Lois is survived by her two sons, Michael (Vicki) Best of Tyler, TX and Alan (Denise) Best of Odessa, MO; brother, Ronald (Shirley) Phelps of Springfield, MO; grandchildren, Mistie (Jason) Soward of Cooper, TX, Shanna Best of Tyler, TX, Andrea (Austin) Mallott of Blue Springs, MO, Jarrod Best of Odessa, MO; great-grandchild, Charlotte Soward of Cooper, TX.
Visitation will be held 5-7:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs, MO. Services for Lois will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, January 30, 2014 at the Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow immediately at the Blue Springs Cemetery, Blue Springs, MO. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Hospice of East Texas 4111 University Blvd, Tyler, TX, 75701 and may be left in care of the Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 West Main St, Blue Springs, MO. Memories of Lois and condolences may be left with the family at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com.