N. JEAN 'JEANNE' McCOY

1958-2009

WEST LAFAYETTE -- N. Jean "Jeanne" McCoy, 74, of West Lafayette, passed away Sunday, April 26, 2009, after a courageous bout with cancer.

Born March 21, 1935, in West Lafayette, Jeanne was the daughter of the late Wilbur and Martha Henderson Jones.

Jeanne was a lifelong resident of the West Lafayette area and attended West Lafayette High School.

On Nov. 28, 1958, she married Bruce A. McCoy, who survives, along with one son, Thomas L. (Rhonda) McCoy of North Carolina; one daughter, Kay McCoy (Randy) Lane of West Lafayette; grandchildren, Chad McCoy of North Carolina, Sabrina McCoy (John) Long of Washington, and Felicia and Paige Lane of West Lafayette; one great-granddaughter, Hali; sister, Rhea Ney of Florida; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Jeanne was preceded in death by a son, Brent Allen of West Lafayette; brother, Harold Jones of West Lafayette; and sister, Mary Weidger of West Lafayette.

In addition to her parents, Jeanne was preceded in death by a son, Brent Allen of West Lafayette; brother, Harold Jones of West Lafayette; and sister, Mary Weidger of West Lafayette.

Jeanne was very grateful to the healthcare system both in Zanesville and Coshocton. She had many doctors who made a difference in her life and survival. The family acknowledges Dr. Gregory Kelso and staff of Zanesville as well as Dr. Gary Carver of Coshocton. The family also extends its gratitude to Jeff Grewell, administrator, and the entire staff of Lafayette Pointe North, Amy Lathum, Shirley Cushman; the staff of Hospice of Coshocton County; and whose gentle caring made a positive difference. A heartfelt thanks to Barb Emmons and Randles Medical.

Cremation will take place through the care of Given-Dawson Funeral Home in Coshocton. A memorial service was Sunday, May 3 in the chapel of Given-Dawson Funeral Home. The Rev. Don Dolick officiated.

Burial followed at Fairfield Cemetery, West Lafayette.

Those wishing may send the family personal condolences by visiting www.given-dawsonfuneralhome.com.