Grace M. Estes
METROPOLIS, Ill. — Mrs. Grace M. Estes, 89, of Metropolis, Ill., passed away at 7:55 a.m. Tuesday, August 27, 2013, at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, August 30, 2013, at First Baptist Church in Metropolis. Rev. Joe Buchanan will officiate. Burial will follow in Metropolis Memorial Gardens.
Grace was a member of First Baptist Church in Metropolis and a former member of the Volleville Homemakers.
Grace is survived by a son, James Estes and wife Marita of Metropolis, Ill.; stepgrandchildren, Brent Dupree of Lexington and Candice Banks and husband Terry of Metropolis, Ill.; stepgreat-grandchildren, Tevin, Caitlyn, and Hayden Banks, all of Metropolis, Ill.; nieces, Vera May Huntsinger and husband Dan, Kara Foust and husband Keith, and children, Rebecca and Aiden Foust, all of Gastonia, N.C., Nancy Jones and husband Fred, Amy Chesnut and husband Phillip and children Carson and Miles Chesnut, all of Paducah, and Jessica Luebshaw of Shreveport, La.; nephews, Ted Luebshaw and wife Karen of Metropolis, Ill., Davin, Dean, and Matthew Lammey, all of Hernando, Miss.
Grace was preceded in death by her parents, Otto Louis and Ethel Inez (Mitchell) Mittendorf; her husband, John Bill Estes; her sister, Betty Ruth Karber and husband Bert; sister-in-law, Millissia Estes; and a nephew, Allan Luebshaw.
Visitation will be held Thursday, August 29, 2013, from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Metropolis.
Memorial may be made to: First Baptist Church, 307 Massac Creek Road, Metropolis, IL 62960.
Miller Funeral Home in Metropolis, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.