February 1, 1944 ~ November 28, 2006
Born in: Maryville, TN,
Resided in: Weaverville, NC
Patricia Best Cope, 62, of 466 Reems Creek Rd., Weaverville, NC, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, November 28, 2006, at her residence. A native of Maryville, TN, Ms. Cope was the daughter of the late Willie R. Best and Marie M. Farley. Ms. Cope was employed at Emerald Ridge Health Care Center as business office manager. She was a member of New Bridge Baptist Church. Ms. Cope is survived by her daughter, Lynn Brown, of Asheville, son, Jimmy Brown and wife Darla, of Trinity, NC, daughter, Robin Wilson and husband Mike, of Weaverville and daughter, Pamela Penley and husband Joseph, of Weaverville; sister, Peggy Kaufman and husband Bob, of Fletcher; brother, Ray Best, of Chattanooga, TN; aunt and uncle, Dale and Kaye Lambert of Cleveland, TN; eight grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. Funeral services will be 4:00 p.m. Thursday at the Groce Funeral Home chapel on Patton Ave. with the Rev. Clarke Henderson officiating. Interment will follow at Green Hills Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY, 10016.