ETHELENE MCCAY BEST, 102, Hayden, died Feb. 3, 2018, at TLC Nursing Center. She was a member of High Rock Congegational Methodist Church. She was predeceased by parents W.E. and Mary Ardelia McCay, husband Ulus Roden Best, son Billy Ray Best, daughter Margearet Vickers, and seven siblings.
Surviving are sons Milburn Best, Donald (Mary) Best; nine grandchildren; great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchildren; brother Levy McCay.
Memorial services were held at 1 p.m. on Feb. 8 at Bount County/Cleveland Funeral Home with burial at Nectar Cemetery.