Mary "Virgie" (Foreman) Estes(1924 - 2014)

Mary "Virgie" Estes, 89, of North Elm Street, passed away on Thursday, February 27, 2014, at her home. Graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday (Mar. 4) at Sunset Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery. Pastor D. Michael Lee of Paradise Chapel will officiate. There is no visitation. Services are under the direction of West Funeral Home.
Condolences may be expressed at westfuneralhomellc.com
Mary Virginia (Foreman) Estes was born in America, Oklahoma, on April 25, 1924 to Buck and Merry (Frazier) Foreman. Virgie and Albert E. Estes were married in Alamogordo, N.M. on June 16, 1939. They had three children together, Georgia Charlene, Betty Jo, and Virginia "Frances". She also helped raise her step-son Bobby and her grandson Tommy whom she raised as her own.
She was preceded in death by her husband, daughter Virginia Frances (Estes) Fields, both parents and grandson, Steven Lindstrom.
Virgie is survived by her daughters: Georgia Charlene (Estes) Lindstrom and Betty Jo Estes both of Carlsbad; step-son, Bobby Gene Estes of Olympia, Wash.; grandson, Tommy Lynn Estes of Kellogg, Idaho; five grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 17 great-great grandchildren.
The family would like to Thank "Tish" and Golden Services for the exceptional care they provided.

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West Funeral Home - Carlsbad
401 N. Guadalupe Carlsbad, NM 88220
575-885-2211

Published in Carlsbad Current-Argus on Mar. 2, 2014