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Ronald Dean Estes Sr., 57, Columbus

Ronald Dean Estes Sr., 57, Columbus, died at 4:48 p.m. Monday, May 26, 2014, at St. Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon.

Mr. Estes is survived by his father, Herbert Hoover "Whitey" Estes of Columbus; his wife, Melody; sons, Ronald D. (Donna) Estes Jr. and Donald L. Estes, all of Columbus; daughters, Melissa (Bill) Francis of South Bend, Sylvia (Donnie) Clark and Julie (David) Alley, all of Columbus; brothers, Samuel (Pat) McInteer, James Michael McInteer, and Michael Estes, all of Columbus, and Thomas McInteer of Nashville; sisters, Betty (Bill) Rutan and Carolyn (John) Baldwin, both of Columbus, Debbie (Doug) Hatcher of North Vernon, Teresa (Eric) Wagner of Scipio, Freda (Bob) Jandrus of Columbus, and Faye Estes of Ohio; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Hardin Estes.

Calling was May 30 at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home. Cremation was planned and entombment will be at Garland Brook Mausoleum at a later date.

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  • November 23
    Annual community-wide hymn sing planned
    6:30 p.m. Nashville Christian Church, 160 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 23
    Nashville Reserve Officers host chili cook-off
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nashville P.D., 200 Hawthorne Drive
  • November 25
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 25
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • November 26
    Go Club meeting Wednesday at coffee/tea shop
    3 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 26
    BC Sheriff's Merit Board
    4 p.m. Sheriff's Office, Law Enforcement Center, 55 State Road 46 East
  • November 28
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 29
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 29
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 2
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 3
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 4
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 12
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    noon Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • December 12
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    8 a.m. BCSP Nature Center, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • December 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road