JANICE MCMILLIAN BEST
WHITEVILLE — Janice McMillian Best, 67, of the Cedar Grove community, died Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017 at Durham Regional Hospital.
Final rites will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5 at Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church with Dr. Timothy Lance and Rev. Ronnie Clarida officiating. Viewing will be held from 1-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4 in the Smith Funeral Home Chapel and Thursday, Oct. 5 one hour prior to the service at the church. The family will receive friends Wednesday, Oct. 4 from 4-6 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in McDougal Cemetery in Whiteville.
She is survived by her husband, Carlanda Alfonza Best; seven children, Jeannetta McNeil of Mebane, Dorlanga McMillian and Tyrone McMillian, both of Greensboro, Contraller McMillian of Whiteville, Quincy McMillian of Maxton, April Gray of Lexington, Carlos Bethel of Ohio; one sister, Cora McMillian of Whiteville; two brothers, Allen McMillian of Raleigh, Herman McMillian of New York; 17 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.