J.R. McCoy, 66
by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:20 pm
Funeral services J. R. McCoy, age 66, of Swainsboro were held on Friday, August 31, 2018, at 2 p.m. at Williams Chapel Church in Kite with Reverends Lamar Kersey, Arthur Conley, and Burt Flanders officiating. Interment followed in Wheeler Cemetery in Kite. He died on Tuesday, August 28, 2018, at his residence.
Mr. J.R. McCoy was born September 19, 1951, in Kite, Johnson County, to the late Lawton and Pauline Averett McCoy. He was a mechanic, and worked in construction. McCoy was a Baptist and loved playing his guitar and singing. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Chadwick Heath McCoy; and one sister, Joyce McCoy.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn McCoy; one son, Bradley Cole (Christy) McCoy; three sisters, Gail Brantley, Janice Dolph, and Beverley Stapleton, all of Kite; two brothers, Stanley (Elizabeth) McCoy of Griffin and David McCoy; and three grandchildren, Dakota McCoy, Dalton McCoy, and Chirsten McCoy.
Pallbearers were Casey Dolph, Brandon Henry, Blake Henry, Jeremy Hopkins, Ryan Jackson, and Gary McDaniel.
Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors was in charge of arrangements.