CARRINGTON Esther Scanson, 91, Grace City, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, in a New Rockford nursing home.
She was born June 29, 1922, to Alfred and Anna Marie Grafsgaard, in McHenry. She married Odes Scanson on Nov. 9, 1941, in McHenry.
Survivors: sons, the Rev. Arthur, Bismarck, Alan, Grace City; daughters, Dianna David, Milwaukie, Ore., Sheila Scanson, Custer, S.D.; six grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and four stepgreat-great-grandchildren.
Funeral: Saturday, 10:30 a.m., Calvary Baptist Church, Carrington.
Burial: Saturday, 1:30 p.m., Grace City Cemetery, Grace City.
Visitation: Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., in Evans Funeral Home, Carrington.
Prayer service: Friday, 7 p.m., in the funeral home.