Donna Jean McCoy, age 91, of Casey, IL passed away at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 16, 2022 at Heartland Nursing and Rehabilitation in Casey, IL. She was born November 1, 1930 in Casey, IL, the daughter of Richard Emmett “Dick” Shore and June Maxine (Swarthout) Shore. On September 2, 1950 she married Guy Eugene McCoy in Cumberland County, IL; he passed away on July 20, 2018.
Survivors include her sons, Steven L. McCoy (Donna) of Decatur, IL and Chris E. McCoy (Rita) of St. Joseph, IL; daughter, Cynthia R. Allison (Ron) of Alvin, TX; seven grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, and many special friends and neighbors. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and brother, Richard Shore (Patsy).
Donna was a 1948 graduate of Casey High School. She attended business school in St. Louis. Donna was a homemaker and drove local seniors around town for four years. She was a faithful member of Casey White Oak Church of God.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at Casey White Oak Church of God, 3305 E. 1000th Rd., Casey, IL with Pastor Mike Martin officiating. Burial will follow in Casey Cumberland Cemetery in Casey, IL. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at Markwell Funeral Home, 200 N. Central Ave., Casey, IL and 1 hour prior to the service at the Church.
Memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 4400 Clayton Ave., St Louis, MO 63110 or Casey White Oak Church of God, 3305 E. 1000th Rd., Casey, IL 62420.
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