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Penny Ruth Best Bynum

November 1, 1937 — November 19, 2020

Mother Penny Ruth Best Bynum, age 83, of 4510 Duraleigh Road, Raleigh formerly of Greene County transitioned from labor to reward on Thursday, November 19, 2020.  Funeral service will be Saturday, November 28, 2020 at 2 pm at the Robert King, Sr. Memorial Chapel of Carrons Funeral Home, 726 South Tarboro Street, Wilson.  The Rev. George Ward will officiate.  Interment will follow in the Forbes Family Cemetery, Greene County.

Left to cherish loving memories are her daughters, Lisa Oliver (Ace) of Raleigh, NC, Linda Best (Terry) of Manassas, VA and Cecelia Best of Farmville, NC; her sons, Dennis Best (Kelly) of Stantonsburg, NC and Johnny Best of Wilson, NC; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, a special son-in-law, Earl Peterson of Farmville, NC; two sisters-in-law, Evangelist Burnell Forbes of Wilson, NC and Sadie Daniels of New York; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The family is receiving friends at 1111 Grove Street, Wilson where they will assemble at 1 pm on Saturday in preparation for the funeral procession. Please keep the Best and Bynum families in your thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time. Condolences may be directed to or faxed to 252.237.0120.  They may also be emailed to

Professional and caring service has been entrusted to Carrons Funeral Home, "The Willing Friend".


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Service Schedule

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Saturday, November 28, 2020

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Robert King, Sr. Memorial Chapel Carrons Funeral Home

726 Tarboro St, Wilson, NC 27893

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