Bobby Joe Kincaid, age 70 of Marion went to be with the Lord on Wednesday June 20, 2007 at his residence. He was born in McDowell County, NC to the late John Grayson Kincaid and Curruth Drummond Kincaid. He was a member of Mt. Zion A.M.E. Zion Church where he served on the Board of Trustees. Mr. Kincaid was also a well-known painter. In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by two brothers, Donald Kincaid and John Grayson Kincaid, Jr.; and one sister Betty Kincaid Forney.
Surviving are his wife Maxine Logan Kincaid of the home; two sons, Forrest Alonzo Kincaid and wife Sherry and Terrance Arthur Kincaid all of Marion; three daughters, Barbara Jo Kincaid of Winston-Salem, NC, Felisa Kincaid Witherspoon and husband Ubet of Winston-Salem, NC and Kim Kincaid Brown and husband Travis of Marion; one brother Buddy Rufus Kincaid of Washington, D.C. ;two sisters, Marian Kincaid McKinney of Fayetteville, NC and Patsy Kincaid Boyd of Lompoc, CA; 8 grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
Services were held at 2:00 PM on Saturday June 23, 2007 at Mt. Zion A.M.E. Zion Church with P. E. James McDougal and Rev. Dewitt Miller officiating. Burial followed at McDowell Memorial Park. The family received friends one hour prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of McDowell County 575 Airport Rd. Marion, NC 28752. Online condolences may be made to the Kincaid family at www.kirkseyfuneralhome.com
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday June 27, 2007 Volume 13 # 26