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Ernest Elisha Estes
Birth: Oct. 16, 1917
Lee County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Apr. 6, 2007
Lee County
Mississippi, USA

Ernest Elisha Estes, son of Mannie Evans Estes and Selma Frances Shumpert Estes, was born October 16 , 1917 in Lee County, Mississippi. Ernest's paternal grandparents were Elisha Evans Estes and Sarah Caroline Estes , and his maternal grandparents were John Houston Shumpert and Rothsura Dora McKinney Shumpert . During World War II he served in the army. He married Thelma Fowler on May 24 , 1947 and they had three children. His career was being a farmer. Ernest served as a deacon of Belden Baptist church where he was a member. He died April 6, 2007 at his home in Belden.

His survivors were his wife Thelma Fowler Estes ; his two sons Paul Larry Estes (Latona) and Rev. Carl Houston Estes (Beverly) ; his daughter Linda Enfinger , his brothers Mannie Estes and John Thomas Estes ; his sisters Foy Basden, Mae Ruth, Ellen Stroup, and Lucille Allen ; and 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his brother Leonard Estes, sister Marie Jones, and his parents, Mannie and Selma Estes . 
 
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 Parents:
  Mannie Evans Estes (1881 - 1969)
  Selma Shumpert Estes (1896 - 1983)
 
 Spouse:
  Thelma Fowler Estes (1923 - 2013)
 
 Siblings:
  Winnie Marie Estes Jones (1916 - 2006)*
  Ernest Elisha Estes (1917 - 2007)
  Foy Lou Estes Basden (1919 - 2013)*
  Lucille Estes Allen (1922 - 2011)*
  Mannie Leonard Estes (1927 - 2001)*
  Dora Ellen Estes Stroup (1931 - 2015)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
ERNEST E ESTES CPL US ARMY WORLD WAR II OCT 16 1917 APR 6 2007 ; ESTES ERNEST E. 1917 - 2007
 
Burial:
Lee Memorial Park
Verona
Lee County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Carolyn Allen
Record added: May 29, 2013
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Ernest Elisha Estes
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In Memory of a U.S. Army Veteran of WW II
- Carolyn Allen
 Added: Apr. 2, 2014

- Family of Will and Lucille Estes Allen
 Added: May. 29, 2013
 
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