Richard Donald Estes
September 7, 1936 - February 12, 2011
Mr. Richard Estes, age 74 of Marietta, GA passed away February 12, 2011.
He was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, on the Board of
Directors for the Ducktown Basin Museum, a member of the Bird Dog Association
and a 50 year member of the American Chemical Society.
Richard was a graduate
of Georgia Tech and Georgia State University. He was an Eagle Scout and a Scout
master for many years.
Richard is survived by his wife Mary Jane Estes, sons
Michael Estes and Alan Estes, daughters Catherine Estes and Janet Griffith and
her husband Matthew and grandchildren Kailey and Rebecca Griffith and Joseph
and Cera Estes.
He was preceded in death by his parents Lucile and Donald
A funeral service will be held Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 11:00am at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, interment will follow at Westview Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, February 16, 2011 from 6:00-8:00pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Mt. Zion
UMC, Ducktown Museum or to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by H.M.
Patterson & Son Canton Hill. Online condolences may be expressed at