Jack Donald “Don” McCoy, age 69, of Prestonsburg, KY., passed from this life, Wednesday, February 24, 2021. Don was born April 23, 1951 to the late Arnold and Fern Scott McCoy in Pikeville, KY.
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Don is survived by his devoted wife, Emma Jean “Jeannie” McCoy; two sons, Seth McCoy and his wife, Beth, Jack McCoy Jr. “J.D.” and his fiancé, Jennifer, and Chris Howard; one daughter, Jeannette Mullins; sister, Judy McCoy Pafunda; adoring grandchildren, MaKeira McCoy, Graycee McCoy, Cilla McCoy, Knox McCoy, Deklan McCoy, Cara Lee McCoy and Tylor Moore.
He has provided service within the Zebulon Lodge #273, helping good men become better men. Don also held many memberships within the Hillbilly Christmas in July which raised money for the Shriners Hospital. Don was a Shriner in the El Hasa Temple, OLeika Lexington Shriners, Paintsville York Right, the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, the Hog Chapter, he was an Eastern Star Adah Chapter #24.
To know Don was to love Don. He lived a life of giving and making a difference within our community. Don was a loved husband, caring father, loyal grandfather, and a cherished friend. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
The family will accept friends at Thacker Memorial Funeral Home, Friday, February 26, 2021, at 6:00 PM with special singing beginning at 6:30 PM. There will be open visitation Saturday, February 27, 2021 beginning at 10:00 AM with special singing also beginning at 6:30 PM. Funeral services for Don will be Sunday, February 28, 2021, at Thacker Memorial Funeral Home beginning at 1:00 PM. Malcom Slone will officiate all services for Don. Masonic Rites will be conducted by Zebulon Lodge #273. Burial will follow in the McCoy Cemetery, at Knob Fork.
Serving as Pallbearers will be, Seth McCoy, J.D. McCoy, Chris Howard, Max Pafunda, Paul Kimberlain, Brian McGuire, Rodney Lovern, and Lowell Syck.
Honorary Pallbearers are Paul Howard, Tylor Moore and Roger Boyd.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Hillbilly Christmas in July, PO Box 4333, Pikeville 41502. and/or the Zebulon Lodge #273 256 West Court St. Prestonsburg, KY. 41653. Arrangements are entrusted to the Thacker Memorial Funeral Home of Pikeville, KY.