Estell Ishmael

July 27, 1957 ~ September 19, 2021 (age 64)


Estell Clay Ishmael, 64, died Sunday September 19, 2021 at the Bourbon Community Hospital, Paris, KY. He was born in Bourbon County, KY to the late Robert Lee and Ardie Mitchell Ishmael. He was a former Horseman for Indian Creek Farms and Crupper Bloodstock and he enjoyed collecting. He is survived by two daughters Shannon Tubbs and Ashley (Roger Peters) Ishmael; fiance, Melissa Fugate; six grandchildren, Alexis Tubbs, Whitney Tubbs, Caylen Tubbs, Jayden Peters, Makenna Peters and Braylon Peters; one great granddaughter, Tessa Dulin and one on the way; two sisters, Juanita (Robert) Bennett and Lisa (Billy) Heflin; one brother, Brian (Cathy) Ishmael and several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by one brother, Jeffery Ishmael and one sister, Jenny Hardin. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Monday September 27, 2021 at the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Memory Gardens, Paris, KY. Visitation will be from 5-8 PM Sunday September 26, 2021 at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Roger Peters, Chris Tubbs, John Wesley Hardin, Jayden Peters, Justin Ishmael, Jeremy Ishmael, Tyler Ishmael and James Michael Heflin. Honorary pallbearer will be Braylon Peters, Joshua Ishmael, Jason Bennett and Austin Bennett. The funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY. The online guestbook is at and a 24 hour funeral information line can be reached by calling 859-987-4387.

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September 26, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Funeral Service
September 27, 2021

11:00 AM

Graveside Service
September 27, 2021

12:00 PM
Evergreen Memory Gardens, Paris Pike

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