Kelly's Story

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Kelly Rene Best of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma was born to Jesse Wayne and Phyllis Kay (Shamley) Hitt on November 22, 1982 in Ardmore, Oklahoma and passed from this life on August 26, 2016 at the age of 33 years after a courageous battle with cancer.

Kelly grew up and attended school at Whitebead and Pauls Valley High School. She later attended Penny Miller Cosmetology Academy and worked at Sondra's.

On October 3, 2009, Kelly married Matt Best in Pauls Valley. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.

Her home away from home was her job! She loved her job doing hair where her customers became friends and family to her. She enjoyed music, concerts, books, movies and fishing.

Special memories were made with the family on a road trip to California in the summer of 2015. The highlight of her life was time spent with her children, family, and friends.

Kelly is survived by her her husband, Matt Best; son, Tyler Aiden Best of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma; daughter, Laney Renee Hitt of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma; her parents Wayne and Phyllis Hitt; sister: Kimberly Bracksieck and husband Mike of Maysville, Oklahoma; and a host of aunts, uncles, family, and friends.

Kelly was preceded in death by her grandparents: Haskell and Dorothy (Johnson) Hitt, and Richard Shamley.

Funeral services were scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at the Trinity Baptist Church.

Interment was in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery under the direction of Wooster Funeral Home.

You may send a condolence to the family at www.woosterfuneralhomes.com.
Published on August 30, 2016
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