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Obituary for Jerome M. "Mike" McCoy
Jerome Michael “Mike” McCoy, age 76, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Sunday, May 29, 2022, at Altercare Summit Acres. He was born May 1, 1946, in Belmont County, son of the late Emily Sarah Briggs Seamster and the late William McCoy. Mike was formerly employed by Hamilton Beach-Scovill in Byesville. He enjoyed playing cards, going to casinos, and playing the lottery, and he loved talking to and visiting with people. He never knew a stranger and had a big heart.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one son, Richard Michael McCoy; and one brother, William “Bill” Briggs.
Surviving are one daughter, Robin Renee McCoy of Zanesville; his siblings, Kenneth “Kenny” (Sue) McCoy of McArthur, Emanuel McCoy of Byesville, Linda Bettinger of Florence, Carol Mizik and Daniel “Danny” Prunty, both of Belle Valley, and Janell (Jay) Wheeler of Florence; several grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A graveside service will be observed Thursday, June 2, 2022, at 11AM at Halley’s Ridge Cemetery with Ken Perkins officiating. McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, 416 East Street, Caldwell, is caring for the family. An online guestbook may be signed at www.mcvay-perkins.com