Roy Guy McCarty
84, of Massillon, passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at his residence surrounded by his family. Roy was born on August 26, 1929 in Byesville, Ohio the son of the late, Nearess and Alma (Bond) McCarty. Roy worked for Republic Steel retiring after 35 years of service. He was an avid golfer and horseshoe player. Roy was a member of the Massillon Baptist Temple. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his son, Lloyd McCarty, his brothers, Charles and Glenn McCarty and his sister, Ruth Yarnell.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Mary Jane (Watson) McCarty whom he married on July 15, 1950; his children and their spouses, Bob and Janet McCarty, Wayne and Tonya McCarty, and Dennis & Rhoda McCarty; seven grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren.
A Celebration of Roy's life will be held on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the Massillon Baptist Temple. Rev. Cecil Thayer will be Officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the Paquelet Funeral Home and on Saturday from 1-2 p.m. before the service at the church. Donations may be made to the Massillon Baptist Temple. Messages of comfort and support may be sent to the family at www.paquelet.com.
Home & Crematory
Paquelet Funeral Homes
1100 Wales Rd Ne Massillon, OH 44646
Published in The Repository on May 1, 2014