Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Tim McCoy


05/12/1931 - 10/27/2017


Tim McCoy, age 78 of Murphy, NC passed away Friday, October 27, 2017 at his residence.

Mr. McCoy was a native and lifetime resident of Cherokee County and the son of the late Grady and Dorie Hughes McCoy. He was a truck driver for Coble Dairy. Tim was of the Baptist Faith.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Barbara Alice Farmer McCoy; one son, Chris McCoy; one daughter Felicia Maney; two brothers, Bill McCoy and Richard McCoy, and one sister Frances Johnson.

Surviving are one son Jeff McCoy and wife Trish; one daughter, Tammy Hardin and husband Tracey; two brothers, J.C. McCoy and wife Mary; and Lloyd McCoy; three sisters, Grace McCoy Cagle, Ruby Queen and Shirley Simonds and husband Jimmy. Also surviving are several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held 3 P.M., Sunday, October 29, 2017 at the Townson Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Murphy, NC. Pastor Matt Mull will officiate. Burial will be in the Unaka Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2-3 P.M. Sunday, October 29, 2017 at the Townson Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Murphy, NC.

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Townson Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


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