Shirley Evelyn Brown McCoy
BRISTOL - Shirley Evelyn Brown McCoy, 75, of Bristol, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, April 3, 2017.
She was born to the late John Wesley Brown and Ada Belle Weaver Brown on Dec. 29, 1941 in Salisbury, Rowan County, NC.
She married Hubert Lyvon McCoy on Nov. 29, 1960. They had two children, Ray and Robin. She was an excellent wife and homemaker. Embracing her divine role of motherhood, she was a perfect mother and grandmother, who loved her family unconditionally and served them selflessly always. She was affectionately known as Granny ‘Coy by her grandchildren, great-grands, and many youth throughout her community. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Hubert Lyvon McCoy; her parents; siblings Pauline Wallace, Fred Brown, Jack Brown, Mary Brown, Billy Ray Brown, Francis Fite, Bobby Brown, Betty Brown and Ruby Deal.
Survivors include her son, Raymond Lee McCoy (Gwynn); her daughter, Robin McCoy Hatcher (Zachary); nine grandchildren, Loren Mabrey Hill (Jessica), Wesley Anderton Hill (Kristin), Casey McCoy Hill (Hailey), Dame` Lee Hill, Kevin Lee McCoy (Amanda), Adam Rommie McCoy (Lindsey), Kristin Renee McCoy, Whitney McCoy Holcomb (Kale) and Aaron Wade McCoy (Jolynn); three step-grandchildren, Jennifer, Lori and Aubrey Hill; 14 great-grandchildren, Presley Celeste Hill, Mabrey Dale Hill, Rommie McCoy Hill, Hayden Case Hill, Kendra Tess Holcomb, Caroline Marie Holcomb, Jackson James Holcomb, Evy Grace McCoy, Knox McKinney McCoy, Case Rommie McCoy, Wyatt Gentry McCoy, Dallin Murphy McCoy, Waylon Colt McCoy and Cassie Lynn McCoy; a brother, John Wesley Brown, Jr.; a sister, Carolyn Bentley; and beloved sister-in-law, Marilyn McCoy Nichols.
Memorial services will be held Friday, April 7 at 11 a.m. ET at the Bristol Chapel of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Bevis Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Submit condolences online at bevisfh.com.