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Clara Mae Estes, 82, Edmonton, KY (d. March 11, 2012)

She was the matriarch of a large, respected Metcalfe County, KY, family. She leaves 13 direct living descendants

Clara Mae Estes age 82 of Edmonton died Sunday March 11, 2012 at the Metcalfe County Health Care, Edmonton, KY.

Funeral services will be 2pmCT, Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at the Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Jessee Cemetery. Visitation will be 4:30pm-8pmCT, Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at the funeral home.

She was the daughter of the late Leonard and Mattie England Jessee.

She is survived by her husband Harvey Estes of Edmonton, KY and the following:
  • Two sons: Tony (Lois) Estes of Edmonton, KY and David (Cheryl) Estes of Cave City, KY

  • One sister: Elizabeth Jessee of Edmonton, KY

  • Ten grandchildren: Maria and Whitney Estes; Heather and Kyle Boston; Claira, Reabecca, and Nicholas Estes; Andrew and Joshua Pearson; and Julia Gerber

  • One great grandchild: Kaleb Boston

  • Several nieces and nephews
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by one brother Marion Jessee, one sister Jewell Knight.

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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