Roger E. Estes age 77 of New Tazewell TN (formally of Derry NH) was born December 11, 1944 and passed away July 4, 2022. He was born in Derry NH to the late Albert and Gladys Estes. He was preceded in death by his son Roger Jr., Brothers
John Estes, Frank Warren, David Estes and his granddaughter Ashley Grace.
Roger served his country for 8yrs in the US Navy , after leaving the navy he began his career as a Fire fighter in Derry NH on August 28th 1978 after receiving many awards and degree's while working, retired on June 30th 2000. Moving to TN he worked for Ferguson Enterprises in Knoxville TN for 15 yrs all the while volunteering is a fire fighter at South Claiborne Volunteer Fire Department until his death. His life was all about serving and helping in every way.
He is survived by his wife of 54 yrs Rita Estes, Daughters Faith Grace husband Jon, Kristie Haynes husband Jeff. Granddaughter Vanessa Squibb fiancé Steven Terrill, Jonothan Grace Jr.(J.J.),
Devin Estes wife Bethany, Matthieu Caron(Matt) fiancé Kortni Fleenor and 8 amazing great grand children.
Sister Dorothea Mattosn and Brother Ralph Estes both of NH.
The Family will receive friends Saturday July 9, 2022 from 2PM till 4PM at the Claiborne High School. Funeral Services will follow at 4PM in the Claiborne High School Multi-Purpose Room with the Rev. Brody Edens officiating.