Chad V. Kinsey, age 43 of Dacula, passed away February 17, 2017. Chad, an Avid Golfer, was the Creative Director for Matthews Printing Company in Gainesville, GA. He was preceded in death by his father, Gene Kinsey. He is survived by his wife, Deena Donald Kinsey; mother, Margaret Crawford and her husband Ted, Gainesville, GA; sisters, Cheris Skelton and Christy Pierce, both of Gainesville; step-brother, Bobby Crawford, Gainesville; nephews, Andrew Skelton, Mount Washington, KY, Matthew Skelton, Gainesville; nieces, Hillary Arant, Tifton, GA, Kristen Honeycutt, Gainesville; several aunts, cousins and great nieces and great nephews; Mother-in-law, Dodee Donald; father- in-law, Dean Donald and his wife, Sue; brothers-in-law, Devan Donald and Matt Donald. A celebration of life will be held Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 5:00 P.M. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel with Rev. Charles Garland officiating. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Chad’s memory to Gwinnett Humane Society, 3370 Sugarloaf Parkway Lawrenceville, GA 30044, or The First Tee of Atlanta 1053 Cascade Circle SW Atlanta, GA 30311. The family will receive friends one hour before the service at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy. Lawrenceville, GA 30046. 770-277-4550.

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  1. Heaven gained another angel, and I lost a good friend. I am heartbroken, but your memory shall remain in my heart forever. Chad, I will never forget you and the good friend/co-worker you were the years we worked together at Matthews Printing. You, Tommy and I were a great team! I will continue to keep your wife and family in my thoughts and prayers. Until I see you again… Love and miss you my friend!

  2. Condolences are extended to all of Chad’s family. May the Holy Spirit wrap you in His arms and give you comfort and peace.

    Beverly & Lyle Andersen

  3. Always thought highly of Chad. He could walk into a room and brighten the atmosphere with his smile and countenance. I haven’t seen him in a long time, but will never forget him. Praying for you Margaret, Christie and Cherish. Love you all!

  4. I worked with Chad for several years at Christian Financial Concepts in the early 1990s.. He was a special person and I’m blessed to have called him friend. Prayers of peace and comfort for the family.

  5. I have so many fun memories with you Chad. You were my favorite uncle as a child. Maybe it was because you were only 6 years older than me. Or maybe because I knew that when we were together some sort of brilliant mischief was going to take place. I regret not staying as close to you as we became adults. You were larger than life in my mind. It seemed you could get anything you wanted just by flashing that infectious smile and asking for it. A part of you will always be with me and I am so thankful to have been your nephew. I love you Chad. I may even cheer for those GT yellow jackets in your honor. ( just for one game though). Bye buddy!

  6. Chad, you’ve left behind a tremendous void in the lives of so many. I find peace and solace knowing that you are in a much better place and didn’t suffer during your trip. Please know that the loved ones you’ve left behind, especially Deena, have the support of the hundreds of people that came to love you through the years. We will miss you, but we’ll find joy knowing you’re playing a better round on a greener course from now on!

  7. I am so sorry for your loss. I pray you all find comfort and peace from God’s never ending presence. I have you all close in thought and prayer.

  8. We were blessed to have had a chance to know such a sweet soul. I pray for those left behind that feel the pain this great loss brings and celebrate his life and journey that continues to the place we cannot join, yet.

  9. Chad was one of my best friends in high school. I haven’t seen him in years but he was such a big part of my life back then and will forever be a part of my heart. We only lived a few miles from each other. I used to pick Chad up for school. Not only did we go to school together, we went to church together. We played tennis together. I taught him how to drive a stick-shift. He helped me pass Algebra II. So many memories…Sweet memories. To Chad’s family, you are in my thoughts and prayers.

  10. There are no words to express our sadness. We have been, and will continue to pray for God’s peace to be with Deena and Chad’s family. This will be a long healing process and we pray God wraps his loving arms around you all. We love you and we are here for you. Chuck and Dianna Norwood

  11. I’ve always loved Chad, him and I used to get in trouble together in bible college being silly. You will be missed, I’ll see you when I get there my brother in Christ.

  12. Sending love & prayers to Chad’s family and friends!!! He was very sweet and nice when I came to visit my brother Tommy. They showed me a fun time in GA. I will always cherish that memory. Gone too soon!!! Rest in paradise Chad!!! I’m sure you’re tearing up the green in heaven!!!

  13. No words can ease this sudden loss but it’s comforting to know Chad is resting with angels. Thoughts & prayers for Deena and family

  14. I’m just heartbroken?and saddened when Deena came in the store to tell me tonight?Chad/Deena are my regular customers @ingles 3-4 times a week and we always laughed,talked and shared good times and just became very close friends the past few yrs and he would talk about the Lord as well and would always make me laugh especially about his OCD when he would be cleaning house You are loved/missed my friend.Praying for u and the family Deena❤

  15. Though “the Lord” brings grief, he also shows compassion because of the greatness of his unfailing love.
    Lamentations 3:32
    May the Lord smile on you and be gracious to you.
    Number 6:25
    Love you,
    Katie Franklin

  16. Love, peace and prayers to all your Family. Eternal peace to you, Chad. You will always be one of my favorite Yellow Jackets!!

  17. Cherish your memories of Chad and hang onto each other for support during this difficult time. My prayers go out to Deanna and all of Chad’s family.

  18. We are so sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort continue to be with you and your family during this difficult time. We all look forward to a better day when death will be no more-Rev 21:4. Our prayers are with you.

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