Esther Kye

Obituary of Esther Virginia Kye

Esther Brown Kye, 85, of Kernersville passed away on August 20, 2022 at her residence.  A native of Winston-Salem, NC, she was the daughter of Raymond Brown and Esther Hoffler Brown, both deceased.


Esther is survived by her son, Michael Kye and wife, Sherry; two grandchildren, Jaimie Brown and spouse, Kris, and Allison Kye; three great grandchildren, Leila Brown, Ethyn Watson and Peyton Watson; one great- greatgrandchild, Haisley Brown; an adopted grandchild, Tiffany Seagle; and an adopted great grandchild, Brystol Seagle. She is also survived by a host of other relatives and friends.  


She was preceded in death by three brothers, Raymond C. Brown, Jr., W. Wesley Brown, and H. Hugh Brown; and one special sister- in- law, Betty Brown.  


The family will greet friends from 6:00PM to 8:00PM Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral Services Kernersville Chapel.


A graveside funeral service celebrating her life will be held 2:00PM Thursday, August 25, 2022 at Oaklawn memorial Gardens, 3250 High Point Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27107 with Rev. Michele Brown Hill officiating.


Friends and family may view, and sign the online guestbook at



6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, August 24, 2022
Pierce-Jefferson Funeral Services Kernersville Chapel
213 West Mountain Street
Kernersville, North Carolina, United States
(336) 904-1053

Graveside Service

2:00 pm
Thursday, August 25, 2022
Oaklawn Memorial Gardens
3250 High Point Rd.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States