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Sutton Memorial Home
Friday August 26th, 2022
9:00am - 11:00am

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Wanda Jane Best

Wanda Jane Best, 75 of Collinsville, IL formerly of Taylorville passed away on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at 1:00 a.m. at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL. She was born on November 19, 1946 in Taylorville, IL the daughter of Raymond Haines and Wanda Eileen (Perrine) Best. Janie was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Taylorville, Taylorville Eagles, Christian County Senior Citizens and she worked at the Christian County Mental Health workshop.

She is survived by her Niece Jackie Best of Collinsville, IL; Nephew: Brian (Shauna) Best of St. Joseph, MO; Great-Nephews: Andy, Tim and Sam Kluthe; Ryan Best; Special Friends from Mardell House and Several cousins.

Visitation will be held on Friday, August 26, 2022 from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Graveside service will be held immediately following the visitation starting at 11:30 a.m. at Anderson Cemetery in Palmer with Pastor Chad Zueck officiating.

Memorials may be made to Christian County Mental Health  

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Jane was one of my students at THS -- always sweet, shy and pleasant. She had the sweetest smile. I remember her mother well, also -- such a lovely lady. Prayers for peace to those who loved and cared for her.

Martha Rosenberger Zimmerman Aug 25 2022 9:56 PM

I have known Janie many years and her mom also. Great ladies; always a smile and terrific conversation. Jane also was in school with me and the class of 65. I have missed both of them thru the years. God bless your Jane Prayers to the families and my sympathy.

Yolanda Marucco Aug 25 2022 3:58 PM

I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Janie Best. Prayers for the family .

Aunt Eunice Gensler and family. Aug 25 2022 11:47 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Wanda Best

Greg and Cheryl Lane Aug 24 2022 11:20 PM