Estus Calvin Williams, 81, of Leachville, died Wednesday, May 25, 20011, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. Born at Pontotoc, Miss., he was the son of the late Amory and Limmie Louise Ramsey Williams and had been a Leachville resident for most of his life. He was a 1949 graduate of Leachville High School, former owner and operator of Queen Anne Photography Studio, and a longtime member of the Leachville First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Bobbie Sue Parham Williams of the home;three sons and daughters-in-law, David and Laura Williams of Monroe, Ga., Larry and Sherri Williams of Monette and Bobby and Karla Williams of Jonesboro; a daughter, Deb Kee and her husband Dan, of Bentonville; a sister, Mildred Wells of Paragould;
eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was 11 a.m. Saturday at the Leachville First Baptist Church with Rev. David Price officiating. Burial was in the Leachville Cemetery.
The family received visitors Friday evening from 6-8 at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Leachville. Pallbearers were Ryan Kee, Jared Williams, Jason Williams, Brandon Williams, Caleb Farley, and Ronnie McFarland. Honorary pallbearers included the Baraca Sunday School Class.
Online guest register is www.howardfuneralservice.com.