John Estes

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

John Estes, 69, of Rector, passed away January 5, 2016 at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. He was born April 13, 1946 to John Estes, Sr. and Bertha in Charleston, Mo.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Polly Estes; his siblings, Alice Faye Nicely and Steve Estes and a great-grandchild, Liam Scott.

He is survived by two daughters, Tina Rodriguez of Rector, Ark. and Lisa Estes of Forrest City, Ark.; grandchildren, Torrie Rodriguez, Kcodey Rodriguez, Jamie Scott, Jessica Scott, Patrick Scott, Zack Scott, Samantha Scott, Dakota Benson, Sierra Benson, Caitlen, Benson and Trey Benson; great-grandchildren, Joe Scott, Dawson Stewart, Elaina Scott, Ariel Scott, Callie Stringer, Kensie Benson, Christian Scott and Maci Graham and Jaylean Scott.

Graveside services will be held beginning at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 6, in the Woodland Heights Cemetery, of Rector, with Marston Carpenter in charge of services.

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