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Mrs. Melva Verna Hestand Kincaid

Mrs. Melva Verna Hestand Kincaid, age 83, of Mena passed away Friday, April 10, 2020 at her home surrounded by her loved ones.

Melva was born November 29, 1936 in O’Donnell, Texas to the late Kelly Hestand and Effie Anders Hestand. Mrs. Kincaid was married to the love of her life Charles Robert Kincaid for 64 years until his passing in February 2015.

Melva was a devoted member of Church of Christ and loved to oil paint. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great- grandmother, sister and friend to all that knew her. She will be dearly missed by all.

She is survived by; Sons Robert Kincaid, David Kincaid, Mark Kincaid, Randy Kincaid, and John Kincaid; Daughters Brenda Rush and Cindy Adame; Brother Ray Hestand; Sisters Eloise and Linda; 22 Grandchildren, 21 Great- Grandchildren, and 4 Great- great- grandchildren.

Melva was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Charles Robert Kincaid, and numerous brothers and sisters.

Her service will be a graveside Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 10 A.M. at Gann Cemetery in Potter, Arkansas. Services are under the direction of Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

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