John McCoy (1933 - 2014)


John McCoy


John Milton McCoy, 80, husband of Marian Sue Plumblee Burgess, died August 14, 2014.

Born in Anderson County, he was a son of the late Joseph Iola and Ila Hodgens McCoy. He was retired owner/operator of McCoy Motors and a former Magistrate for Anderson County. John was a member of Mountain Springs Baptist Church, the Piedmont Lions Club, and a lifetime member of the S.C. Summary Court Judges Association. He was also a member of Grove Station Masonic Lodge and a Shriner.

Surviving in addition to his wife are daughter, Sister Jan McCoy of Crozet, VA; son, Terry McCoy (Anna) of Piedmont; grandchildren, Carson and Emma Kate McCoy of Piedmont, Dustin Ousley of Columbia; sister, Dora Lee Weisner of Greenville.

He was predeceased by the mother of his children, Nell McCoy; sisters, Eva Roper, Edna Keasler, Ovaline McCoy; brothers, Joe and Herman McCoy.

Visitation will be held from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 19 at Mountain Springs Baptist Church.

The funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m. at the church. Burial will be at Graceland West Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Piedmont Lions Club, P.O. Box 667, Piedmont, SC 29673 or to the Shriners Children's Hospital, 950 West Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.

The family is at the home.

Gray Mortuary, Pelzer


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Gray Mortuary, Inc.
52 Main St. Pelzer, SC 29669
(864) 947-6201
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Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 17, 2014