MAYSVILLE - Howard Milton McCoy, 90, passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at Hill Haven Nursing Home.
Born in Hall County, he was the son of the late John L. and Mittie Rucker McCoy and was preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters. Mr. McCoy was a veteran of the United States Army having served in World War II.
Survivors include a brother, Donald L. McCo, Gillsville; sister, Lucy (Sam) Ragan, Cornelia; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, May 13, at 2 p.m., from the chapel of Ivie Funeral Home with interment following in the Unity Christian Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, May 12, from 5 to 8 p.m.
Ivie Funeral Home, Athens, is in charge of arrangements.