Arthur Dwayne Lincoln IV was born December 8, 1991 at Ft Riley, Kansas. He traveled with his military mother and grew up on military bases, settling in the San Antonio area in 2005. He raduated from Byron P. Steele High School in Cibolo. Arthur was a comedian and musicianlDJ and loved the culinary arts. His favorite hobbies were playing video games, making music, listening to "old school" music and creating little beats, watching Netflix, bowling, and drawing. He especially loved to write poetry and draw pictures for his beloved mother on special occasions. He worked in a warehouse at the San Antonio Military Medical Center and was also employed by Schlotzsky's.
Arthur loved the Lord and was baptized in 2010 at Maranatha Bible Church where he was a faithful member until his death. He was a member of the College Age Sunday School class, served in a church play, participated in Youth Ministry, volunteered to assist with Hallelujah Night, and served in the Culinary Ministry.
Arthur was an ideal son; he never gave his parents, Jeannette and Allen Childs, any problems. He was a peacemaker, loved everyone, and was very respectful to all he came into contact with. Everyone who knew and loved him called him a "gentle giant" because of his loving and kind personality.
He leaves to cherish many wonderful memories his mom and dad, Jeannette and Allen Childs; father, Arthur Lincoln III; brothers, Alexander Lincoln and Chanceler Lincoln; sister, Brycelynn Lincoln; other siblings, maternal grandparents, Parmena and Annie Ruth Shead; paternal grandmother, Johnnie Childs; paternal grandfather, Arthur Lincoln, Jr.; special aunt, Bobbievette Shead, and a host of other aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.