Olena Josephine “Josie” <I>Kincheloe</I> Kemp

Olena Josephine “Josie” Kincheloe Kemp

Shive, Hamilton County, Texas, USA
Death 22 Jun 1989 (aged 85)
McGregor, McLennan County, Texas, USA
Burial Hamilton County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 42175789 · View Source
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Josie K. Kemp of Star, Texas passed away Thursday, June 22, 1989 at Westview Manor Nursing Home, McGregor, Texas. She was 84 years of age.

She was born April 26, 1905 at Shive, Texas in Hamilton County to Gregory Glascock Kincheloe and Missouri Ellen Knutson Kincheloe.

On June 14, 1924 she married James Alvin Kemp at Hamilton, Texas. He preceded her in death on October 30, 1985.

Mrs. Kemp lived in the Star Community, Mills County, Texas all her life and was a member of the Church of Christ. She was a housewife.

Survivors include one son, Ire Lee and his wife, Melba, Kemp of Lorena; two grandsons, Randy and his wife Janet, Kemp of Woodway and Rick Kemp of Dallas; one great grandson, Travis Lee Kemp; one brother Jonie Kincheloe of Snyder; and two sisters, Zelma Phillips of Waxahachie and Ethel Fleetwood of Big Spring, Texas.

The funeral was Saturday, June 24, 1989 at 2:00 P.M. from the Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home Chapel. Bryon Beasley officiated at the service. Burial was in the Pecan Wells Cemetery, Mills County, Texas

Pallbearers were Floyd Rickel, Grover Kincheloe, Lee Roy Kincheloe, Leslie Kincheloe, Ace Kincheloe and Ray Kincheloe.

Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home in Goldthwaite was in charge of arrangements.

Published " Goldthwaite Eagle" Goldthwaite, Texas on June 28, 1989

Information given by Thelma (Kincheloe) Biles

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