Samuel J. McCoy, 78, of Decatur, passed away on Monday, June 16, 2014.
He was born on Sept. 4, 1935, to the late John and Mamie McCoy.
He was a member of American Legion and served in the Military Honor Guard group for many years.
He was preceded in death by two brothers: Robert and Billy McCoy.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory one daughter, Rosie McCoy; sister, Mary McCoy; two brothers: J.J. McCoy and Patrick McCoy; two grandsons: Mark Letner and Christopher McCoy; and several other extended family members and a host of special friends.
A memorial service is planned for Friday, June 20, 2014, at 7 p.m. at the VFW Post 7189 in Decatur. The service will conclude with full military honors.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Samuel and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the McCoy family with his arrangements.