Mary Virginia Smith Estess
Mary Virginia Smith Estess entered peacefully into heaven on Monday, February 3, 2020 at the age of 82. Wife of the late Solon Estess. Loving mother of Tommie E. Estess (the late JoAnn) and John M. Estess (Lori). A proud grandmother of Nathan and Shelby Estess, the late Cerissa and Mariah Estess, great grandmother of Brenan Williams. Daughter of the late Georgia Wilda Delaughter and Hugh Monroe Smith. Mary was a native of Tylertown, MS, and a longtime resident of Buras, LA and most recent of Belle Chasse, LA. Mary retired from the Plaquemines Parish School Board, where she worked at the Buras High School Cafeteria. The family will be holding a private graveside service at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Mausoleum in Belle Chasse. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in her honor to the American Cancer Society, 2605 River Rd., New Orleans, LA 70121. Online condolences available at www.westsideleitzeagan.com.