Services on Tuesday:
DANVERS- Betty Pauline (Brown) Best, 88, died peacefully on September 30 at the Hunt Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, after a lengthy illness.
Betty was born June 8, 1928 in Danvers, MA, the daughter of the late Homer Clayton Brown and Alice L. “Lois” Sweeney. She graduated from Holten High School in 1946. She lived in Danvers most of her life and worked as a waitress at many Danvers restaurants, including the Hyland Diner and the Village Green. She later worked at Devcon, retiring in 1990. She loved traveling with her sisters and also loved to sew and crochet.
Betty leaves two children; Pamela J. Best of Fairhaven, MA, and Brian K. Best and his wife Mary of Salem, MA; one grandchild, Emily E. Best of Salem, MA. She also leaves six siblings; Evelyn Fleming of Rhode Island, Norma L. Brown of Danvers, Patricia Frohman of Danvers, Jacqueline Getchell of Beverly, Paul H. Brown of Danvers, and Susan Harrison of Beverly, as well as many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Assoc. at www.alz.org.
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