Earl Estes, 95, of Waco, passed away Thursday morning, December 7, 2017 at his home.
Mr. Estes was born in Madison County on September 21, 1922, the son of the late Elisha and Bessie Price Estes. He was the retired owner and operator of Robinson Produce, a company which he had been a part of, for over 45 years, as an employee and owner. He was a former volunteer fireman, a member of the former Madison Lodge I.O.O.F. and was a member of The Lancaster Road Church of God.
Survivors include five grandchildren: Donna Proctor (Jimmy), Stephanie Repasky (Jim), Michelle Hartz (Jack), Eddie Robinson (Angela) and Michelle Burnett (Josh); his daughter-in-law: Thelma T.J. Estes; his dear friend and companion for 37 years: Christine Anderson; fourteen great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and a host of loving nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son: Earl Grant Estes; three grandchildren: Ashley, Crystal and Dawn Estes; one great-grandchild: Jason Robinson; three brothers: Clarence, Edgar and Russell Estes and three sisters: Edna Hunter, Louise Rupard and Dorothy Johns.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:30 PM Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Phillip Payne officiating. The burial will be private on Monday in the Richmond Cemetery.
Friends may call after 12:30 PM Sunday at the funeral home.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Delbert Proctor, Zachary Proctor, Triston Estes, Jacob Tankersley, Justin Robinson, Derek Robinson, Charlie Hunter, Ronald Hunter and Tom Stamper.
Memorial Contributions may be made to The Richmond Fire Department, Toys for Tots, 200 N. Madison Ave. Richmond, KY 40475.
Published on December 7, 2017