|Birth: ||Apr. 11, 1931|
|Death: ||Jan. 19, 2012|
McCoy 80 of Cambridge, Ohio, formerly of Ravenna, passed away Thursday, January 19, 2012. He was born April 11, 1931 in Mantua to the late Charles Allen and Hazel (Springer) McCoy. James was a bricklayer, Journeyman bricklayer/ brick mason in Cleveland and retired from Morgan Masonry. After retirement he worked for Riesbecks grocery store, Wal-Mart and Kmart. He enjoyed telling jokes, poetry, reading, nature, wildlife, friend to animals, bird watching, and had a nickname for everyone. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy "Dottie" (Walker) McCoy whom he married April 15, 1950, his loving children. Sharon Suarez of Kingsland, GA, Karen (Larry) Cannon of Atwater, Terry (Malee) McCoy of Kissimmee, FL, Jack (Linda) McCoy of Tallmadge, Bo (Pam) McCoy of Ravenna, grandchildren, Shawn McCoy, Thomas Cannon, James Cannon, Shannon Sasser, Jason Davis, Jamie Thrift, Kaitlyn Douglas, Kandy Neely, William Agnew, Amalee McCoy Gandy, Melanie McCoy, 10 great grandchildren, his sister Betty McCoy Gonczy of Mantua and his beloved pets, Chance and Sasser. Besides his parents, he was preceded by his daughter, Deborah Ann Douglas, grand daughter, Taylor Lynn Douglas, brothers, Harlan and Richard, and a sister, Virginia McCoy Simpson. Calling Hours will be held from 1-3 and 6-8 PM Monday, January 23, 2012 at the Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Home Ravenna Chapel. Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 PM Tuesday, January 24, 2012 with Rev. Tom Ralston and Terry McCoy officiating. Burial will be in Westlawn Cemetery in Mantua following the service. Condolences may be expressed at www.sscfuneralhomes.com (Shorts-Spicer-Crislip (330) 296-6858, RC 1-21, 22-12)
Published in the Record Courier Jan. 21, 2012
Created by: Angela K.
Record added: Jan 22, 2012
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