Esther Cogburn

Esther Ann Cogburn, age 83, of Detroit, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2019, at Paris Regional Medical Center.

Esther was born April 28, 1936, in Lucerne, Pennsylvania to David Evans and Celia Ann Pack Thomas.  Esther graduated from Paris Junior College Nursing School and served in the United States Air Force.  She met her husband, of 64 years, in the Air Force and they were married in Colorado.  Esther enjoyed painting as her hobby.  Preceding her in death are her parents.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time at Clarksville Funeral Home.

Funeral services are set for 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 3, 2019, in Lindeman Chapel of Clarksville Funeral Home with David Nester officiating.  Burial will follow in Young’s Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Clarksville Funeral Home.

Survivors include her husband, Buddy Cogburn of Detroit; 2 daughters, Vicki Lynn Nestor of Albuquerque, New Mexico and Linda Sue Bennett of McCune, Kansas; 5 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.