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Diana Elaine (Massey) Estes

November 2, 1946 ~ September 28, 2018 (age 71)

Diana Elaine Massey Estes,71, of Statesville, passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 at the Gordon Hospice House.  She was born on November 2, 1946 in Iredell County to the late Ella Mae Little.

Diana attended Iredell County Schools and was married to Donnie Estes who preceded her in death on June 2, 1012.  She had been self-employed as an assembler.

Left to cherish her memory are three daughters, Lisa Williams (Robert), Deborah Hill (Tim), and Crystal Estes (Luther), and DJ Estes (Tracey); six grandchildren, Justin Hill (Tosha), Dean Hill (Karen), Aaron Estes (Beth), AJ Estes, Airel Johnson (Justin), and Lora Estes (Kyle); and nine great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 1:00pm Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at the Nicholson Funeral Home Chapel with Ernest Bruce officiating.  Burial will follow in the Oakwood Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be DJ Estes, Justin Hill, Dean Hill, Aaron Estes, AJ Estes, Junior Estes, Kyle Crill, and Tim Wheeler.  The family will visit with friends at the funeral home prior to the service from 12:00 Noon until 12:45pm.

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