By: Ralph B. DavisManaging Editor
December 4, 2012
Billy McCoy, 70, of Red House, passed away December 3, 2012, in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House.
Billy is retired from Ashland Oil; former employee of FMC; Army Veteran; and sang in various churches.
He is preceded in death by his mother Edna McCoy; father Ernest Rice McCoy; sisters Jackie and Virginia; and brother Tony.
Billy is survived by his loving wife Mary McCoy; son Darrell and wife Emily McCoy; stepson Charles Leo McCoy, Jr. and wife Lynn; grandchildren Jessica Leigh McCoy, Leo McCoy, III, Caitlyn Newman, Courtney Marie McCoy, Cassey Alexandria McCoy and Garrett and Abbey Keefer; great-grandchild Falicity McCoy; brothers and sisters Shirley (Jerry) Sorg, Columbus (Monica) McCoy, Leo (Dee Dee) McCoy, Kathy (Richard) Clark, Earnestine Ramsey, Faye Jeffries, Donald (Ted) McCoy, Nina (Robert) Blackburn, Eugene McCoy, Junior (Tina) McCoy and Ruth Ann (David) Stratton; and sister-in-law Margaret McCoy.
A tribute to the life of Mr. Billy McCoy will be 11 a.m. Thursday December 6, at Haven of Rest Memory Gardens Mausoleum Chapel with the Rev. Leroy Meadows officiating. Entombment will follow in the memory gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services in the mausoleum chapel.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House 3100 Staunton Rd., Huntington, WV 25701.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.hardingfamilygroup.com. Gatens-Harding Funeral Home 147 Main St. Poca is serving the McCoy family.