Rev. Donald H. Lincicome, 73, of Bloomington, died at Bloomington Hospital Monday evening.
Born June 30, 1933, in Monroe County, he was the son of Leonard and Dorothy (Scott) Lincicome.
Rev. Lincicome retired in 1981 from Detroit Diesel Allison Division of General Motors in Indianapolis after 30 years of service. He was a member of the New Unionville Baptist Church.
Over the years, Rev. Lincicome pastored and served as interim pastor to several churches in Monroe, Owen, Greene, and Putnam Counties. He was currently serving as assistant pastor at the Dolan New Prospect Baptist Church. He and Carolyn, his wife of 55 years, presented their music ministry at many area churches performing as soloist, with quartets and choirs. He and Carolyn also performed with the Happy Valley/Jack Noel Show on radio, television, and at many county fairs in Indiana and Illinois. He was well known for his mellow, bass voice.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Jean (Polley) Lincicome; one daughter, Vicki Jean Hale St. Clair of Worthington; one son, David D. Lincicome of Merrillville; two sisters, Rosemary (Harley) Skirvin of Unionville and Norma (Don) McClary of Unionville; one brother, Eugene (Beatrice) Lincicome of Bloomington; one grandson, Shannon (Lynette) Hale of Worthington; seven great-grandchildren, Xavier, Jackson, Gabriel, Trent, Cole, Skyler and Brooke; and many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his son, Daniel Lee Lincicome.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today (Friday) at Day Funeral Home in Bloomington with Rev. Shannon Benham officiating, assisted by, Rev. Jim Moore and Rev. Roger Helton. Burial will be at Mt. Gilead Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 9 a.m. Friday until time of service.