Dale Estes

Published 8:52 am Friday, September 11, 2020

Dale Estes


Dale Estes, 71, of New Salem, KY passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Born on Tuesday, May 3, 1949 in Stanford, KY to the late George William “Kink” Estes and the late Eunice Lucas Estes. 

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Dale served in the United States Marine Corps., he was a Veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a member of New Salem Baptist Church. Dale worked as a Millwright Journeyman for Bailey Machinery Movers and Caldwell Tanks of Louisville.

Survivors include his wife, Yolanda Lane Estes of New Salem, KY; two daughters, Stephanie Key (Sam) of New Salem, KY and Carla Tribuzio (Mike) of Halls Gap, KY; two sisters, Kim Ann King of New Salem, KY and Jana Alexander of Berea, KY; three grandchildren, Haley Rue Key, Ethan Samuel Key and Paisley Addison Tribuzio; two sisters-in-law, Regina Estes and Peggy E. Moore; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George William “Kink” Estes and Eunice Lucas Estes; and three brothers, Bill “Willie” Estes, Larry “Monk” Estes and Terry “Spud” Estes.

Visitation has been scheduled for Thursday, September 10, 2020 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford, Kentucky. Funeral will be held on Friday, September 11, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. with Bro. Kevin Pittman officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Nelson National Cemetery in Nicholasville, KY. Full Military Honors will be presented by Caswell Saufley Post 18. The funeral procession will be escorted by The Patriot Guard.

ATTN: All individuals will be required to wear masks for Visitation, Funeral and Burial services.

Pallbearers are: Ethan Key, Mark Durham, Freddie Carman, Jeff Wright, Marlon Tinsley and Tommy D. Estes.

Memorials in lieu of flowers, Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Kentucky and Southern Indiana Chapter

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