My father’s best friend, William Lohmus with me at his home
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church where Van married Judy in Reno, Nevada
Van’s likeness is captured in the figure on the far right with the brown and green cloak.
My grandpa as a young man in college.
Best Family Cemetery
Grandpa and his second wife, Ellie, 1960s
Grandpa and Ellie, 1983
This photo was taken of Grandpa and Ellie at the Kentucky Derby
Grandma and Grandpa Chandler
Winifred, wife of John James (J.J.) Best, who is my great-great grandfather, is buried in the Best Family Cemetery.
Commander Earl Van Best Sr. (left) with some of the men with whom he served in the military.
Captain Robert Weiner and Chief Wingate White
VFW National Magazine Obituary
Roland Fournier (left) and Charlie Jonau, (right), the New Orleans police officers who arrested Van posing here with me
Grandpa at Asbury Theological Seminary
Grandma, Frank Velasquez, and my mom, Judy Gilford
My cousins, Hattie, Allison, Pressley, and_Donna at the Best family reunion
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