Funeral services for Estelle Tolbert, 89, of Old Ocean will be Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 207 E. 1st Street, Sweeny with Pastor Lernette Patterson officiating. Burial will follow at Sweeny Cemetery in Old Ocean, Texas.
She passed away on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at HCA Houston Healthcare Pearland in Pearland, Texas.
She was a member of St.Mary/Bethlehem AME Church. She enjoyed cooking, shopping and was an avid plant lover. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family.
She leaves to cherish her loving and precious memories; sons, Gerald Tolbert (Vivian), Pledger, Eugene Tolbert (Ina) and Steven W. Tolbert, Sr. (Lynn), both of Lake Jackson, Kelvin Tolbert, Bay City, Cary D. Tolbert, Sr. (Callie), Rosharon and Michael D. Tolbert, Sr., Fresno; daughters, Jacqueline Tolbert and Sharon Tolbert, both of Old Ocean; special niece, Sherron Ware; special nephew, Murphy Bond; sister-in-law, Phyllis Simmons, Sweeny; brothers-in-law, Frank Tolbert (Earnestine), Sweeny, Phillip Tolbert, Bay City and Flem Preston, Freeport; good friends, Ruth Grovey, Old Ocean and Dorothy McKinney, Houston; 29 grandchildren, 48 great grandchildren; host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Active pallbearers will be Gerald Tolbert Jr., Arthur Taylor Jr., Cary Tolbert Jr., Jaylon Tolbert, Michael Tolbert Jr. and Brandon Wash.
Honorary pallbearers will be Gerald Tolbert Sr., Eugene Tolbert, Kelvin Tolbert, Cary Tolbert Sr., Steven Tolbert Sr. and Michael Tolbert Sr.
Visitation will be Friday, December 4, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Dixon Funeral Home in Brazoria.
Due to the COVID-19 Virus, everyone must wear a mask and practice social distancing.
Final arrangements entrusted to Dixon Funeral Home of Brazoria at (979) 798-9113.
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