Ms. Estella M. Watson, age 71, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at St. Joseph Hospital in Savannah surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Ellington, Missouri on October 16, 1946 to Walter and Josephine McLone. She moved to this area in 1976 and retired from Diamond Elementary on Ft. Stewart after 32 years of service. Ms. Estella loved to tend to her flowers and was a member of the Little Rock Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Bonnie Strickland and Bernice Kennedy.
She is survived by her Lifetime Love, Guy Caison of Ludowici; daughters, Ann Marie Marshall of Guyton and Renee’ (Hal) Wiggins of Ludowici; brother, Carmel (Judith) McLone of Pacific, MO; grandchildren, D.J. (Danika Lemay) Tillman, Devin (Aubree) Tillman and Grayson Wiggins; nephew, Kerry McLone; niece, April Riner; several great nieces and nephews also survive.
The family will receive friends beginning at 5:00pm on Friday, October 5, 2018 at the funeral home. Celebration of Ms. Estella’s life will be 1:00pm Saturday from the Chapel of Glennville Funeral Home with the Reverends Stanley Todd and Shon Cunningham officiating. Interment will follow in the Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be D.J. Tillman, Hal Wiggins, Grayson Wiggins, Arnall Swindell, Brandon Smith, and Madison Smith.
Memorials may be given to Little Rock Baptist Church Building Fund or the Estella M. Watson Scholarship Fund PO Box 487, Glennville, GA 30427.
Glennville Funeral Home is serving the family of Ms. Estella M. Watson