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Joseph "Joe" Hardaway Estes

January 13, 1920 September 20, 2018
Joseph "Joe" Hardaway Estes
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Obituary for Joseph "Joe" Hardaway Estes

Joseph “Joe” H. Estes, 98, of Fayetteville died on Thursday, September 20, 2018. He was born on January 13, 1920 in Luthersville, GA to Mary and Atley Estes. He served in the US Navy during World War II. He was employed by Norfolk Southern Corporation in Roanoke, VA, in the Law Department for 38 years until his retirement in 1985. He received his Bachelor and Master of Laws from Atlanta Law School. Joe was very active in the Gideon International for over 50 years. He was active and involved in the Azalea Estates Assisted Living Community for the last 8 years.

Joe was preceded in death by his wife, Frances Foster Estes. He is survived by his son, Joseph Atley Estes of Fayetteville, GA; his daughters, Judith Merritt of Senoia, GA and Bonnie Martin of Senoia, GA; eight grandchildren, Joseph, Jason, Josh, Ashley, Stacy, Hunter, Lauren, and Mallory; seven great grandchildren, Caleb, Alex, Amber, Olivia, Saylah, Sadie, and John David; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at the Fayetteville First Baptist Church, Overton Chapel, with Rev. Glenn Stringham and Rev. Jack Miller officiating. Joe will lie in state at the church from 10:00 – 11:00 AM prior to the service. Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery, 7719 Callaway Road, Greenville, GA 30222. The family will receive friends on Monday, September 24, 2018 from 4:00 – 7:00 PM at Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made in Joe’s memory to Gideon International, www.gideons.org.


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Visitation

Monday

24

Sep

4:00 PM 9/24/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 9/24/2018 7:00:00 PM
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home - Fayetteville

180 N Jeff Davis Drive
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home - Fayetteville
180 N Jeff Davis Drive Fayetteville 30214 GA
United States

Lie in State

Tuesday

25

Sep

10:00 AM 9/25/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 9/25/2018 11:00:00 AM
Fayetteville First Baptist Church, Overton Chapel

205 E. Stonewall Ave
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Fayetteville First Baptist Church, Overton Chapel
205 E. Stonewall Ave Fayetteville 30214 GA
United States

Funeral Service

Tuesday

25

Sep

11:00 AM 9/25/2018 11:00:00 AM
Fayetteville First Baptist Church, Overton Chapel

205 E. Stonewall Ave
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Fayetteville First Baptist Church, Overton Chapel
205 E. Stonewall Ave Fayetteville 30214 GA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Gideons International

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