Garneith (Garnie) Warren Best

Garneith (Garnie) Warren Best

Garneith (Garnie) Warren Best

of Rossland died suddenly at home on November 10, 2015. He was 76.

Garnie was born in Rossland on November 21, 1939 and spent his life there. Garnie worked for Bryden & MacKenzie Logging in Rossland and then for Hadikin Lumber in Castlegar.

In his younger days, Garnie would be seen riding his horse in and around Rossland and he spent many years Trap Shooting in competitions. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping, but most of all, Garnie enjoyed the company of his family and friends.

Garnie is survived by his daughter Crystal Best, sisters Margaret Parrish and Denise Beaty, brothers Tom and Ralph “Buck” (Kathy), nephews William Parrish (Melissa) and Brian “Buck” Beaty, nieces Karen and Gale Parrish, great-nieces Stephanie, Nicole, Victoria and Hannah, great-nephew Matthew and many cousins and friends.

Garnie was predeceased by his father Norman and his mother Tremelling “Mel” and his brother Dale Best.

Cremation has taken place. Al Grywacheski of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ is in care of arrangements. There will not be a funeral service, but donations in Garnie’s memory may be made to the Trail SPCA at 7700 3B Hwy, Trail, BC, V1R 4X2.

A family and friends memorial gathering will be held at a later date.

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