Joan Phyllis "Sissy" Lincoln, 74, of Waldorf went to be with her Lord and Savior on April 16, 2017, at her home. Born May 24, 1942, in Leonardtown, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Roger Morgan Sr. and the late Agnes Gwynette Morgan. She married the love of her life, Charles Ferdinand "Buck" Lincoln Sr., on July 5, 1976. They raised his and her children in a loving and caring environment, with God always first. He preceded her in death Aug. 11, 2005. Mrs. Lincoln was baptized Oct. 5, 1963, into the Seventh-Day Adventist Church. She was a faithful servant of her church and God. She was a homemaker, a loving and caring wife, and an extraordinary mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her family was the center of her world. She loved to bake homemade bread, cookies or anything her family desired, and they were always served with lots of love. She was a strong, family-oriented woman with a heart of gold. She helped many people along her earthly journey, no matter the cost. "Love thy neighbor" was God's word and her mission. Mrs. Lincoln is survived by her loving children, Cynthia Louise "Cindy" Lincoln of Waldorf, Carol Lynn Ryce (Steven) of Newburg and Keith O'Bryan Lincoln of Waldorf; stepchildren, Andrew Stephen Lincoln Sr. (Beverly) of Accokeek and Charles Ferdinand Lincoln Jr. of Accokeek; 13 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; siblings James R. Morgan (Clara) of Loveville, Peggy English of Oak Harbor, Wash., Jean Morgan of Buena Park, Calif., Sylvia Mullen (Dale) of Fox Lake, Wis., Mary Lou Borge of Philadelphia, Wayne Morgan (Cindy) of Mechanicsville and Donnie Morgan (Annette) of Hollywood. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her stepdaughter, Mary Amelia Clements; grandson Jacob Patrick "Jacky" Lincoln; brother Joseph Roger "Sonny" Morgan Jr., and sister Glenda Ann Morgan. She also had so much love for her dog, Duke Anthony, who faithfully remained at her side until their parting. Visitation will be held at Raymond's Funeral Home at 5635 Washington Ave. in La Plata on Monday, April 24, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m., with reflections at 7 p.m. There will be a final viewing at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 25, at the Waldorf Seventh-Day Adventist Church at 11245 Berry Road. A celebration of life service will immediately follow, officiated by Pastor Wilson Morales and Pastor Sedley Johnson. Interment will be at Maryland Veterans Cemetery in Cheltenham at 1:45 p.m. with Keith Lincoln, Dustin Lincoln, Fred Lincoln, O'Bryan Lincoln, Adam Lincoln, Patrick Langley and Dwight Byass serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Jerrold Lincoln, Brian Ball, Andrew Lincoln Jr., Sabrina Ryce, Kendal Cox, Dale Windsor, Travis Windsor and Kaelynn Lincoln. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Charles County, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital or Parkinson's research.
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