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Gene Kincaid, 73, of Legion Street, Carlsbad, NM, passed away May 14, 2021 at Carlsbad Medical Center. Cremation will take place and a memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM, Friday, May 21, 2021 at Denton-Wood Funeral Home Chapel with Mike Veilleux officiating.
Gene was born May 15, 1947 in Roswell, NM to Hugh and Nancy (Lewis) Kincaid. He graduated from Carlsbad High School in 1965. Gene attended NMSU for four years until enlisting in the U.S. Army. He served during Vietnam from 1969 to 1972. Gene married Tina McCullough January 5, 1973 in Carlsbad. After his military service, Gene returned to the family ranch where he worked with his father and brother until 2000. At that time, Gene started Kincaid Pump Sales and Service which he operated until retiring in 2015. For many years he was actively involved in 4-H, Coaching Youth Hunter Education Challenge in Eddy County which helped hundreds of youth gain self-worth and accomplishment through learning shooting sports and outdoor skills. Gene was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors are his wife, Tina Kincaid; daughter, Bette Kincaid; sons: Crockett Kincaid and wife, Melissa, Wes Kincaid and wife, Katie Vasey; grandchildren: Liberty, Audrie, Emma, Austin, Alex and Annabelle; brother, David Kincaid and wife, Joan; sister, Ande Marbach and husband, Jim and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the National Rifle Association, St Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Shriner's Hospitals for Children. Condolences may be expressed at dentonwood.com