Elmon J. Estes, Jr., 76, of Seneca, S.C, died, Thursday, May 23, 2013, in Greenville Memorial Hospital.
He was born Feb. 2, 1937, in Bonner Springs, Kan., to the late Elmon J.
Estes, Sr. and Margaret Louise Cooper Estes. Jack, the name by which he
was called, graduated from Fayette High School in 1954. Then he
attended the University of Missouri for one semester before transferring
to Central Methodist College in Fayette where he graduated in 1959.
After teaching for several years, Jack accepted employment with the
federal government. He was located in Kansas City, Mo., Washington, DC,
and Chicago, Ill., before retiring in 2001. At that time, he relocated
to Seneca, South Carolina where he made a home for his mother until her
death in 2006.
Mr. Estes is survived by his sister, Judith Estes Mounter of Seneca; two
nephews, John Mounter of Seneca and Michael Mounter of Columbia; his
niece, Kimberly Mounter Day; and grandniece, Sarah Grace Day, both of
A private burial will be held in Salisbury, Missouri.