Laura Belle McCoy

SALEM — Laura Belle McCoy, 86, passed away Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020 at Hospice House in Poland. She was born May 20, 1934 in Endicott, Ky., daughter of the late Walker and Mable (Lafferty) Endicott.

Laura was a homemaker and has resided in this area since 1952. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Salem. Some of her joys were cooking, baking, and riding her John Deere mower. Being with her family was her true joy and she was always helping those who needed it.

Her husband, Robert P. McCoy, whom she married Oct. 28, 1952, preceded her in death Oct. 28, 2014.

Survivors include two daughters, Joyce G. (Donald) Wolfgang of Salem and Shirley M. (Donald) Augenstein of Canfield; one son, Paul R. (Alicia) McCoy Jr. of Minerva; sisters, Oedia Woods of Prestonsburg, Ky., Clara Ackerest of Martin, Ky.; brothers, Robert Endicott of Painsville, Ky., and Doris Endicott of Salem; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents and husband, one son, Paul R. McCoy Sr; sisters, Lizzy E. Jarrell, Sylvia M. French, and infant Wahnettia Endicott; brothers, William E. Clay, James T. Endicott, Glen Endicott, Leo Endicott and Elmo Endicott Sr.; and grandson, Dillion James McCoy, also preceded her in death.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 26, 2020 at First Christian Church, with Pastor Leonard Moore officiating.

Friends and family may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020 at Stark Memorial and 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the church. For the safety of the McCoy family, please adhere to social distancing and bring your own mask. Burial will be at the Grandview Cemetery in Salem.

If unable to attend you may show your support by joining our complimentary “Hugs from Home” program where your message will be attached to a balloon in the church to remind the family of your love and support at www.starkmemorial.com/hugs-from-home.

Share your respects and memories with the family with a recorded video message at https://www.starkmemorial.com/virtualhugs.

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