Bishop Bobby R. Best, the 61st Bishop of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, passed Sunday night, August 2, 2020. Bishop Best presided over the Ninth Episcopal District.
Funeral arrangements will be announced as soon as available.
Bishop Best was elected bishop in 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland, on the first ballot.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Jacqueline Best, a son, Brandon; a daughter, Bridgette; and two grandchildren, Brandon J. Best, Jr., and Cameron J. Best.
Condolences can be sent to Mrs. Best and the Family at 5577 W. 63rd Street, Los Angeles, California 90056.
Please keep in prayer Mrs. Best and the entire Best family.
Senior Bishop Lawrence Reddick
Bishop Thomas L. Brown, Sr., Chair of The College of Bishops
Bishop Teresa Jefferson-Snorton, Secretary of The College of Bishops