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Dawn  Best, Mrs.

Dawn Rochelle Best, Mrs. (Benjamin)

Wednesday, August 28th, 1968 - Saturday, August 8th, 2020
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The Management and Staff of Serenity Memorial Funeral Home extends its sincerest condolences to the family of Mrs. Dawn Best, 51, of 103 Becton Ln., Goldsboro, NC , who transitioned on Friday August 8, 2020, surrounding by those who loved her.

Dawn Rochelle Best was born on Aug 28, 1968 in Passaic NJ. She was the daughter of Terry Benjamin (deceased) and Maurice Benjamin. Dawn attended Eastside High School where she played Softball, Basketball and Chillydrill. She met her Husband (Edgar Best) in the year of 1982 and She graduated in the year of 1986.
The two married in the year of 1989 and the rest became history. Dawn loved cooking, singing and spending time with her children, grandchildren and family. Dawn had the biggest heart and smile and gave the best hugs. She never met a stranger
Dawn leaves to cherish her memories with husband of 32 years Edgar Best of Goldsboro. 6 children Shanaya (JJ) Gills of Goldsboro, NC, Hassan Best of Goldsboro, Lamar Best of Goldsboro,NC Kamone KK Best of Goldsboro,NC, Myesha Best and Nyesha Best of Goldsboro NC. One Sister Kecia Williams (Fred), of Goldsboro NC, 2 brothers Tabia Hill of Paterson NJ and Reese Benjamin of Paterson NJ. Stepfather, Corneilus Hill of Paterson NJ. 1 God daughter of the home Jessica Thomas of Charlotte NC. 4 grandchildren, Zy’mere Best, Alaya Best, Noah Best, and Scarlet best. Best Friends Sherry Capers, Noel Jacobs, and Tasha Gibson. One Favorite Cousin Taihessa Lee. Host of God children, Neices and Nephews, Aunts, Uncles Relatives and Friends.

Services of Love & Compassionate Care have been entrusted to Serenity Memorial Funeral Home & Cremations, LLC.

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  • Visitation

    Friday, August 14th, 2020 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Friday, August 14th, 2020 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Serenity Memorial Funeral Home
    401 N. William Street
    GOLDSBORO, NC 27530
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  • Service

    Saturday, August 15th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Saturday, August 15th, 2020 1:00pm
    Faith United Holy Church
    1603 S Slocumb Street
    GOLDSBORO, NC 27530
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  • Interment

    Saturday, August 15th, 2020 |
    Saturday, August 15th, 2020
    Golden Gate Memorial Gardens
    4734 US-117
    PIKEVILLE, NC 27863
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Glenda Ward Davis

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Iam so very sorry and shock to hear of the passing of your love one.Praying for strength for you and family. We love you FROM WOMEN ON THE MOVE FOR THE LORD PLUS 2 Glenda Ward Davis

Patrick Turner

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In the name of Jesus Christ I ask that the Holy Spirit protect, comfort and provide Peace to the Best Family. Teresa, Patrick & Brandy Turner.

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Posted at 01:53pm
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Eula Holden

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Sorry to hear the loss of Dawn, I know her from working as a sub at Norwayne Middle Sch, she was very nice. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

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