Doney V. Kincaid, 92, formerly of Commerce, passed away June 4, 2011, in Bedford.
She was born March 1, 1919, to Alexander and Josie Wren Clark in Brashear. Doney married Hesker Harvel Kincaid on April 2, 1939, in Sulphur Springs. Hesker preceded her in death at the age of 76 in 1982.
Doney lived in Commerce for 60 years before moving to Sulphur Springs where she lived next door to Chris and Desiree Childers for 10 years. Desiree became more than a granddaughter-in-law and caregiver as she became as much of a granddaughter as Chris was her grandson.
She worked 13 years at Oak Manor Nursing Home in Commerce. She was an original employee when it opened. Upon leaving the nursing home, she worked at the Commerce Memorial Hospital until retirement some 20 years later. Doney volunteered at the Bargain Box as an Auxiliary member.
Doney was preceded in death by five sisters and two brothers.
Doney is survived by three daughters, Lynn Sykes and husband Guy of Belton, Carolyn Thomas and husband Ray of Hurst, and Violet Jean (Jeanie) Morris and husband Rick of Mesquite; a brother, J.D. Clark; two sisters-in-law;15 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were at 11 a.m., June 8, at Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Jon and Stephen Nichols, Severin Sampson, Wayne and Bruce Thomas, Chris Childers, and Matt Morris. Honorary pallbearers were Henry, Rodney, Kenneth Keller, Ben Briscoe and Jerry Bradshaw.
Online condolences may be made at www.jones-walkerandson.com or www.heraldbanner.com.
Published on  June 9, 2011