Ruby Lee McCoy, age 87, of Benton, passed away Tuesday, June 7. She was born April 24, 1924, in Newport. Mrs. McCoy was an active member in the Benton and Bryant Chapters of the Eastern Star. She cherished her close neighbors and her many friends of the Benton Extension Club and Oak Grove Baptist Church. Mrs. McCoy was preceded in death by her parents, Finis and Ila Roberts; husband of 51 years, Jack E. McCoy, Sr. and her son, Jack E. McCoy, Jr. She is survived by her, daughter, Becky L. Parcher of Benton; son, Rick McCoy and wife Sally of Benton; sister, Agnes Harvell of North Little Rock; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. today at Ashby Funeral Home. A funeral service will be 10 a.m. Friday at Ashby Funeral Home with a 3:30 p.m. graveside service at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Newport. Bro. Vance Nutt will be officiating.
Memorials may be made to Saline Memorial Hospice or your favorite charity.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com .