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Alta Mae Kincaid was born in Liddieville, Franklin Parish, Louisiana on July
26, 1915 to her parents, Wiley Eldridge and Lela Adams Underwood, and was
the 2nd oldest of 11 children, graduating as the valedictorian of her high
school class.
She married Herman Douglas Kincaid in Liddeville, Louisiana on June 5, 1937.
She and Herman moved to Corpus Christi, Texas in 1939. From 1945 until 1978
they lived in the Houston, Texas area of Galena Park, after which they moved
back to their hometown area of Winnsboro, Louisiana.
In Winnsboro, they were active members of Temple Baptist Church. After
Hermanıs death in 1980, Alta remained in Winnsboro until 1991 when she moved
back to the Houston area to be near hers sons, Douglas and Charles.
Alta was a model of Christian living to all those who knew her. Her greatest
pleasure in life was to be near her family and to do things for others. She
modeled her life by her favorite Bible verse - 2 Timothy 2:15, ³Be diligent
to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be
ashamed, accurately handling the word of truth.²
Alta Mae Kincaid, age 88, passed away from this earth on Saturday evening,
June 26, 2004.
Alta was preceded in death by her daughter, Nancy Amelia Lovelace in 1971;
her husband, Herman Douglas in 1980; her son, Charles Joel in 1999; and all
of her brothers and sisters.
She is survived by her son, Wiley Douglas of Bellville; her grandchildren,
Robert Douglas Kincaid of Sugar Land, Susan Kincaid Norman of The Woodlands,
Tiffany Kincaid Tocco of Sugar Land, and Amy Kincaid Rodriguez of Palestine;
and her 5 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Temple Baptist Church, Winnsboro,
Visitation was held at the Gill First National Funeral Home in Winnsboro,
Louisiana on Tuesday, June 29 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Funeral services were
held Wednesday morning, June 30, at 10:00 a.m. with Bro. Jeff English of the
First Baptist Church of Bellville presiding. Interment followed at Ogden
Cemetery, Liddieville, Franklin Parish, Louisiana.
Funeral arrangements under the direction of Gill First National Funeral
Home, Winnsboro, Louisiana.

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