Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

February 19, 2014

Wayne Curtis Estes

Corsicana Daily Sun

— Wayne Curtis Estes, 77, of Rice passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 at TriSun Care Center in Corsicana with his family at his side. He was born Sept. 4, 1936 in Eureka to James Dola and Dorothy Grace Estes.

Mr. Estes spent most of his life as a truck driver for Lake Trucking, after retiring he worked for his son Gary in Waxahachie. Mr. Estes loved driving trucks and most of all spending in time with his family. He was a real family man! He loved to camp and fish with friends and family.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Mr. Estes is survived by his wife of almost 59 years, Margie Louise Estes; his daughter, Teresa Lambert and sons; Michael, Richard and Gary and his wife, Carla. Wayne was blessed with 11 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

Visitation with the family will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 at Corley Funeral Home in Corsicana.

Graveside services are scheduled for 11 a.m. at Eureka Cemetery in Eureka with Bro. Frank Escamilla officiating.

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