Miles Dene Estes

Published 1:33 pm Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Miles Dean Estes

Miles Dene Estes, 85, of Victoria, Va. joined his family in Heaven on March 1, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Thompson Estes; parents Willie Tingley Estes and Hilda Mae Schultz Estes; siblings, Carl, Charles, Harley, Duane and George Estes and Wilda Doty. He is survived by his sons David Estes and Marvin Estes (Dawn); two daughters, Carolyn Hankins (Charles) and Hazel Arnold (Wayne); ten grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Joyce C. Estes.

Dene enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his family. He was a retired heavy equipment operator and plumber. He served his country in the U.S. Navy and was a lifetime member of VFW Post 9954.

The family received friends Monday, March 5, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Clarke Funeral Home, Kenbridge where funeral services were held Tuesday, March 6, at 11 a.m. Interment in Lakeview Cemetery, Victoria. In lieu of flowers please consider memorial donations to the Lunenburg Health Services or VFW Post 9954. Online condolences may be made at

Clarke Funeral Home served the family.