Estes, Ronald E.

September 16, 1947 - January 4, 2016

Ronald (Ron) Eugene Estes of Danville, Illinois passed away on January 4, 2016. Ron was born on September 16, 1947 to Lum and Mabel Estes. He graduated from Danville High School in 1965 and attended Olivet Nazarene University. Ron pastored Nazarene churches in Waldron, AR, Alexandria, LA, Shreveport, LA, Colfax, LA, and Atlanta, TX.  Ron was the founding pastor of Christian Fellowship Church now in Queen City, TX. In 1965 he married his first wife, Rowena and together they had three children and eight grandchildren. In 1997, he married Sabrina and together they had one child.

Ron is survived by his four children (and spouses): Ronnie Estes (married to Salena Estes), Ryan Estes (married to Brittani Estes), Rebecca Anne Luth, and Mathew Estes; grandchildren; eight grandchildren: Austin Estes, Zach Luth, Jared Luth, Faith Estes, Savanna Luth, Isabella Estes, Heath Estes, and Trinity Estes. Ron is also survived by his mother, Mabel Browning, brother Steve Estes, and sister Deborah Burks. Ron was preceded in death by his father Lum Estes and his daughter Baby Girl Estes.

Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252

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