Obituary: Diane Marie Kinkead

October 10, 1948-June 10, 2022

Diane Marie Kinkead, 73, passed away Friday, June 10, 2022, at her residence.

Born October 10, 1948, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Wilbur R. and Mary V. (Wagoner) Webb. Diane married Joseph Kinkead on May 3, 1980, and he preceded her in death.

Diane graduated from Bedford High School in 1966.  She grew up in the Fayetteville Baptist Church where she gave her life to Jesus Christ and she currently was a member of the First Baptist Church of Bedford. Diane was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Solsberry Chapter No. 547.  She enjoyed music, playing the piano, dancing, and time with her family.

Surviving are her children, Melody (Tim Duncan) Bugh of Mitchell and Lisa (Dave) Hood of New Salisbury; grandchildren, Levi (Kate) Cobb of Guam, Tyler Johnson of Jasper, Dallas (Hannah) Cobb of Summerville, South Carolina, Joshua (Kat) Johnson of Bloomington, Devin Cobb of Norfolk, Virginia, and Megan (Tony Eads) Duncan of Bedford; great-grandchildren, Jameson Johnson, Owen Runyon, and Everleigh Cobb; sister, Brenda (Ron) Stevens of Mitchell; mother, Mary V. Webb of Bedford; and many special aunts, uncles, and cousins.

She is preceded in death by her husband, father, and grandparents.

A memorial service will be conducted at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 14th, by the Eastern Star Solsberry Chapter No. 547.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 15, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Lee Brown officiating. Burial will be at the Cresthaven Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, and from 9:30 a.m. until the hour of service on Wednesday at the funeral home.

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