Services for Esther McConnell will be held Saturday, at 11 a.m., at New Beginning United Methodist Church, Porterville, with Rev. Jimmy Jones officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery with E.E. McDonald Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. McConnell, 98, formerly of Meridian, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at Sanctuary of Holy Cross Nursing Home of Mishawaka, Ind.