In Memory

Carolyn Kincaid (Ford)

Carolyn Kincaid (Ford)

MECHANICSBURG, IL—Carolyn Mae Ford, 77, of Mechanicsburg, died at her home on, Friday, March 20, 2020. She was born January 3, 1943 in Springfield to Lyle and Iva Irene Kincaid. She married James R. Ford, Sr. on March 12, 1960.

Surviving are her husband of 60 years, James; son, James (Robin) Russell Ford, Jr. of Spaulding; daughter, Robin (Jeff ) Miller-Ellison of Athens; three grandchildren: Amber Nicole, Justin Thomas Ford, USMC, and Cheyenne Autumn Miller; step-grandchildren, Ryan (Megan) Flanagan, Devyn (Brea) Flanagan, and Sean (Melissa) Flanagan US Army, three step-great grandchildren: Kayleigh, Declan and Frankie Kay Flanagan, one sister, Judy Yonda; one brother, Gary Kincaid and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and five brothers: Fred, Donald, Raymond, Richard and Billy Kincaid.

Carolyn worked as a Data Processor at the State of Illinois Department of Public Health. She enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening, car shows, holidays with her family, camping and family vacations to Colorado.

Private services will be held at this time with burial at Camp Butler National Cemetery.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date for family and friends.

Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the USO.

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03/28/20 04:39 PM #1    

Sue Ann Shymansky (Terry)

Although Carolyn and I didn't stay in touch, we knew each other since forever --- we went to grade school together!!!!

Sending sympathy to all family members and loved ones....

Sue Shymansky Terry

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