Barta, Madeline Lincecum Anderson


Madeline Lincecum Anderson Barta of Pleasanton, Texas passed away at her residence on Saturday, October 9, 2010 at the age of 86. Madeline was born on July 15, 1924 in Sikeston, Missouri to Cliff and Blanche Lincecum.

She had a varied professional career including many years of service to Exxon. She enjoyed traveling, reading, painting and nature. She also enjoyed volunteering at the Public Library and singing in the United Methodist Church choir when she lived in Leakey. She was a member of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas. Madeline was preceded in death by her parents and her beloved first husband, Jack Anderson.

She is survived by her three children: son, Bruce Anderson of Corpus Christi, son and daughter-in-law, Phil and Mary Helen Anderson of Corpus Christi; daughter, Judy Spencer of Heidelberg, Germany; brother and sister-in-law – Billy and Margaret Lincecum of Corpus Christi; grandchildren – David Daugaard, Josh Anderson, Ryan Anderson; great-grandchildren – Leah Curtis, Amber, Austin and Aero Anderson; Ethan, Scarlett and Phoenix Anderson; great-great-granddaughter – Ilyana Perdomo.

The funeral services will be held at Hurley Funeral Home, 118 W Oaklawn Road, Pleasanton 78064, at 12:00 PM, Wednesday October 13, 2010, with Rev. Doug Smith officiating. Interment will be held at the Chamberlain Cemetery in Kingsville, at 12:00 PM, on Thursday, October 14, 2010. Anyone wishing to sign the guestbook, share memories or issue condolences may do so at

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to any of these organizations: Wounded Warrior Project, 7020 AC Skinner Pkwy, Suite 100, Jacksonville, FL 32256
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Daughters of the Republic of Texas, c/o Ernestine Carson, Chapter Treas., PO Box 9 Barksdale, TX 78828-0009 National Park Foundation, 1201 Eye Street, NW Suite 550-B, Washington, DC 20005
(202) 354-6460: Email:
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Source: Hurley Funeral Home-Pleasanton, TX