A memorial service for Billy Wayne Kincheloe Jr., 56, of Thrifty will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 4, at the family residence located at 8751 F.M. 2492 near Thrifty in Brown County. His body was cremated under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home in Early.

Billy passed away Saturday, May 31, 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, Michael Paul Forbess of Ira, Iowa, and Shawn Lane of Newton, 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.