Estelle Scott Burgay


Estelle Scott Burgay, 94, of Timpson, Texas passed away on October 10, 2017 in Garrison, Texas.  Born September 30, 1923, Estelle is the daughter of the late Leroy and Lizzie (Bass) Scott.  Visitation will be held Thursday October 12, 2017 from 6-8PM at Taylor Funeral Home, 511 Ross Graves Dr., Timpson, Texas.  Funeral service will be held Friday October 13, 2017 at 2PM at Taylor Funeral Home, 511 Ross Graves Dr., Timpson, Texas with Bro. Ronnie Sowell officiating.  Interment will follow in Blair Cemetery, Timpson, Texas.

Born and raised in Shelby County, Texas, Estelle was one of seven children.  She graduated Timpson High School. She then went to work at the local pharmacy where she met the love of her life, Dallas Burgay, whom she spent over 58 years with until his passing.  She had an abundant love for children, keeping many through the years.  Ms. Estelle loved working in her flower garden.  She enjoyed spending time outdoors She found great joy in spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.  Nanny loved each one of them.  Ms. Estelle was a member of Good Hope Baptist Church serving the Lord in many capacities.  

Ms. Estelle is survived by
Her loving daughters: 
Judy Vaughn
Yvonne Ramsey

Stephen Burgay and wife Belinda
Donna Vaughn Skinner and husband Ben
Amanda McAlexander Ross
Robin Ramsey Hooper and husband Tracy
Penny Ramsey
Chuck Kay and wife Kathy
Selisha Cockrell and husband Jay Dee

Margo Hooper
April Ramsey
Hannah Ross
Benjamin Skinner
Ashley Skinner
McKenzie Burgay
Chandler Burgay
Karly Kay
Michael Kay
Kade Cockrell
Jodi Cockrell

Brantley Jeff Coat
Brylie Kay

Daughter-in-law: Betty Burgay

Sharon Scott

James Weber
Jerry Woodfin

A host of family and friends that will miss her dearly.

She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Dallas Burgay; parents; son, Stanley Burgay; daughter, Patricia Ann McAlexander and husband Fred; sisters, Oleta Weber, Bobbie Woodfin; brothers, Edward Scott and wife Elizabeth, Bennie Mack Scott and wife Doris Faye, Bob Scott and wife Mary Ann, Jimmy Scott; son-in-laws, Walter “Buddy” Vaughn, and Glynn Ramsey.

Pallbearers serving will be Ben Skinner, Tracy Hooper, Benjamin Skinner, Rex Scott, Stephen Burgay, and Chandler Burgay.

Honorary pallbearers serving will be Smokey Beard, James “Cecil” Woodfin, Roger Scott, James Moore, and Charles Mackey.
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Taylor Funeral Home, Timpson, is in charge of arrangements.