Originally created 01/14/02

Mr. James McCoy (MARTINEZ, Ga.)

MARTINEZ, Ga. - Entered into rest on January 13 at his residence, Mr. James H. "Mac" McCoy, age 76, of Plantation Court, Martinez. He was a veteran of WWII, Vietnam and Korean Wars. He retired as a U.S. Army SFC and retired from the Georgia State Patrol. Survivors include one son, Jason McCoy, Martinez; one stepdaughter, Cindy Haas, Conyers; six stepsons, Greg OShields, Travelers Rest, S.C., Billy OShields, Clark Hill, S.C., Lynn OShields, Augusta, Tony OShields, Augusta, Mike OShields, Clark Hill, S.C.; two sisters, Fay Rasnick, Shelby, N.C. and Belle McCoy, Union Grove, N.C.; three brothers, Ray McCoy, O.C. McCoy and Sam McCoy, all of Morganton, N.C.; seven grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2002, at the Thomas L. King Funeral Home chapel, 124 Davis Road, Martinez, GA. Thomson Post State Patrol will be honorary pallbearers.

The Augusta Chronicle January 14, 2002