David S. Kinsey, 71, of Kingsland, GA, passed away on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at N.E. Florida Community Hospice in Jacksonville, FL.
Born July 17, 1943, in Syracuse, NY, he was the son of the late Thomas Raymond Kinsey, Sr. and Mildred Summers Kinsey. He was also preceded in death by his son, Daniel Scott Kinsey.
Coming from Ivor, VA, he had resided in Camden County, GA, for the past 2 1/2 years. He was retired with 22 years of service from the U.S. Navy, serving his country honorably during Vietnam.
Mr. Kinsey attended the Ivor United Methodist Church in Ivor, VA. He was an enthusiastic, active member of the local Radio Control Club, Kings Bay R.C. Modelers. He has always had a passion for Motorcycles, either owning Harleys, Indian Chiefs or Hondas, touring the country in free time and working on them as a hobby, as well as working on them professionally.
Services will be held on Monday, August 4, 2014 at 1:00 pm from Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys, GA, with Pastor Greg Gardell officiating. Interment will be held Friday, August 8, 2014, at Albert G. Horton, Jr., Memorial Veteran Cemetery in Suffolk, VA, with full Military Honors.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn W. Kinsey of Kingsland; children, LaQuita Barnhart (Philip) and their children, Persephone Barnhart and Phineas Barnhart of Jacksonville, FL, David Kinsey, II (Edna) and their children, Daniel Kinsey, Sharon Kinsey, Mayonna Bevard, and Michelle Canas of Metarie, LA, Suzanne Rodgers and her children, Christopher Willis, Sheena Rodgers, Natasha Rodgers, and Bruce Rodgers of Pensacola, FL, Henrietta Hudson and her children, Kasey
Morrison, Kyle Greenwood, Brianna Hudson, Destinee Hudson, and Justin Hudson of St. Louis, MO, and Jeff Dupere of Williamsburg, VA; brother, Thomas Kinsey, II of St. Marys; 21 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions in memory of David S. Kinsey may be made to the American Cancer Society or Donor’s choice.
Allison Memorial Chapel of St. Marys, GA, is in charge of arrangements.