Richard J. Estes
Our son, Richard, age 14, left this world to be with Jesus the morning of Wednesday, March 21, 2012.
He is survived by his parents, the Rev. Shayne Estes, “Mom” Kelly, and cat James; his grandparents, Paul and Pauline Desclos, of Hampton, Melton and Yvonne Estes, of Crimora; uncle and aunt Barth and Sharon Estes, and cousins Kayla and Brandon, also of Crimora. He was a ninth-grader at Washington and Lee High School in Montross, Va., and active with Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church and the local 4-H. Richard loved animals, cared about the environment, and enjoyed helping other people. A memorial service is scheduled for 3 p.m., Monday, March 27, at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 9155 Hungary Rd., Richmond. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Richmond SPCA.