Margaret Arrielee Estes
Margaret Arrielee Estes
  • October 13, 1922 - January 23, 2017
  • Gadsden, Alabama

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Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, January 27, 2017 at Collier-Butler Chapel for Margaret Arrielee Estes, age 94, of Gadsden, who passed away Monday, January 23, 2017. Rev. Bruce Word and Rev. Bill Abbott will officiate. Burial will be at Young's Chapel Cemetery. Collier-Butler Funeral and Cremation Services is directing.
Mrs. Estes was a native of Dekalb County and a Gadsden resident since 1962. She was a member of James Memorial Baptist Church where she participated in the Quilting Club for many years. Mrs. Estes was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary at Gadsden Regional Medical Center and loved to study her Bible.
Mrs. Estes was preceded in death by her husband, Morris Earl Estes: one brother and three sisters, one son and three daughters.
She is survived by her children, Ray Estes (Jeannette), Danny Estes (Laura), and Paula Dennis; daughter-in-law, Dot Estes; 23 grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and brother-in-law, Earl Crocker.
Pallbearers will be grandsons, Michael Gordon, Matt Ganshaw, Deepak Premnath, Bobby M. Estes, Michael Estes, and John Tidwell.
Special thanks to the doctors and nurses on the 7th and 8th floors of Gadsden Regional Medical Center and to the staff of Comfort Care Hospice.
The family will receive friends Friday from 12:30-1:30 p.m. prior to the service.
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