Millicent Souther Estes

Posted at 9:39 PM on Aug 28, 2019


Mrs. Millicent Souther Estes, 73, of Stony Point, N.C., passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 26, 2019, at her home.

She was born July 19, 1946, in Cycle, N.C., the daughter of the late Zeb and Martha York Souther. She was a graduate of Wilkes Central High School and Alverson Draughn Business College. On June 15, 1969, she married James Clyde Estes, who survives. She was a homemaker, a member of New Bethany Baptist Church, and loved gardening, crossword puzzles, and Braves baseball.

In addition to her husband of 50 years, she is survived by three daughters, Cherry Reynolds (Christian) of Charlotte, Elizabeth Dixon of Taylorsville, and Victoria Fox (Chris) of Stony Point; five grandchildren, Samantha, Zachary (Abby), Cody, CJ, and Emily; four great-grandchildren, Aleeah, Rylyn, Carl, Audree; and her special canine companion, Coco. Also surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Carolyn Flanagan and Mrs. Ellen Mastin; and three brothers, Terry, Isaac, and John Mark.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Jerry and Daniel. She loved her special friends Kenneth and Charlie Mae Imes. A Funeral Service will be conducted at New Bethany Baptist Church in Statesville on Friday, August 30, 2019, at 11 a.m. Rev. Bill Mason will officiate. The family will receive friends at Chapman Funeral Home in Stony Point on Thursday, August 29, 2019, from 6 to 8 p.m. and at other times at the home.

Condolences may be sent to the Estes family at

Chapman Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the Family of Millicent Souther Estes.

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