Services for Lonnie Estes, 70, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7. 2013 at the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Charlie Lawson officiating. Burial will follow at Gunter-Grizzle Cemetery. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013.
A member of the Short Mountain Church of Good, he was retired from the Cannon County Highway Department. A Cannon County native, he died Friday, Oct. 4, 2013 at DeKalb Community Hospital.
Survivors include four children, Donnie (Rie) Estes of Bethpage, Michael Estes, Rose (Arthur) Brown and Jennifer (Glenn) Edge, all of Smithville; four grandchildren, Michael and Christopher Caldwell and Johnathon and Cody Edge; four sisters, Betty (Jessie) Tanner, Ruth (Medford) Murphy and Virginia (Jay) Waycaster, all of the Short Mountain community; and Dorothy Hobby of Pea Ridge. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Grover and Viella Thomas Estes and infant sister, Leona Estes.