A memorial service for Billy Wayne Kincheloe Jr., age 56, of Thrifty is planned for a later date. His body was cremated under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home in Early.

Billy passed away Saturday, May 30, 2009, at Brownwood Regional Medical Center.

Billy was born on Oct. 7, 1952, in Oakland, Calif., the son of Bill and Wanda Kincheloe. He was married to Pamela Glaze in Uma, Ariz. He was the owner and operator of Kincheloe Construction, and attended First Baptist Church, Bangs.

Survivors include his wife, Pamela Kincheloe of Thrifty, Texas; father, Bill Kincheloe of Comanche, Texas; mother, Wanda Brower of Livingston, Texas; sons, Billy Lee Kincheloe and wife Laura of Colfax, Iowa., Danny Gene Forbess of Ira, Iowa., and Michael Paul Forbess of Ira, Iowa.; daughter, Kyla Danee Carmela Kincheloe of Thrifty, Texas; sister, Gayla Powell; and six grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to sign the online guest book at www.heartlandfuneralhome.net.