Dennis Wayne McCoy, son of Mildred Purcell McCoy of Dexter and the late Leon McCoy, was born Dec. 24, 1946, at Dexter and died in the Clearview Nursing Center at Sikeston on Wednesday, June 7, 2006, at the age of 59.
Mr. McCoy worked in construction, as a floor installer and a resident of Dexter.
He was united in marriage to Sheila Minks Burns on June 5, 2000, at Dexter. Mrs. McCoy survives of the home.
Besides his mother and wife, survivors include one son, Dennis McCoy, Jr. of St. Louis; three brothers, Gary McCoy, Rodger McCoy, and Danny McCoy, all of Dexter; three sisters, Kandy Lyn Koechner of Advance, Caroline Snider and Rachel Childers, both of Dexter; two step-sons, Jamie Dewayne Minks of Dexter and Nathaniel Lee Minks of Essex; and three step-grandchildren.
Besides his father, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jimmy McCoy and Darrell McCoy.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. today, Thursday, June 8, 2006, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 9, 2006, in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel.
Interment will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery at Sikeston.