Funeral services for Betty A. Estes, 67, Lawrence will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. She died Monday, March 31, 2014 at her home.
Betty was born November 28, 1946 in Lawrence, KS the daughter of Otis M. and Faye Irene (Kehr) Blevins.
She was a graduate of Lawrence High School.
She was a homemaker and a family business owner of a home building company.
She married Paul D. Estes on August 28, 1964 in Lawrence. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include one son, Jeff Estes, Baldwin City, KS; three daughters, Lori Mills, Baldwin City, Tracey Mayer, Louisville, KY, Amy Estes, Tonganoxie; sister, Sandra, Linda; brothers, Michael, Daniel, David; ten grandchildren, Aaron, Dustin, Hope, Justin, Kylee, Paul Jordan, Denton, Jerrett, Nathan, and Sylas; and one great grandson, Jaxton. She was preceded in death by daughter, Jacqueline “Jacquie” Dawn Fender on September 3, 2013; brother, Monty Bruce; and sister, Sheila.
The family will greet friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Friday, April 4th at the mortuary in Lawrence.
The family suggests memorials in her name to Lawrence Children’s Choir and may be sent in care of the mortuary.