He is survived by his wife, Eloise Messick Estes; his two sons, Jonathan Karl Estes of Mobile and Aubrey Clifton Estes of Parrish; and his daughter, Lisa Marie Carr and husband, Michael, of Longwood, Fla.; six granddaughters; and four grandsons. In addition, he is survived by his brother, Billy Estes of Parrish; two sisters, Juanita Cole and husband, Kenneth, of Bagley and Shirley Phillips and husband, Terry, of Empire; two special sisters-in-law, Virginis Estes of Empire and Louise Lockhart of Boldo; four nephews and nine nieces; and a host of other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at 6 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at 1 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel with burial at Gray Cemetery. Dewayne West will officiate.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571