NEW MADRID - Beatrice J. McCoy, 85, died Jan. 11, 2003, at the Foote Hospital in Jackson, Mich.
Born July 14, 1917, in New Madrid, daughter of the late Jerry Jordan and Harriett Wilkerson, she was a member of the CME Church in New Madrid where she served as an usher.
She is survived by one brother, Louis H. Brown Jr. of New Madrid; and two sisters, Agnes Coates of Kalamazoo, Mich., and Norma J. Harris of Grass Lake, Mich.; and several nieces and nephews and a host of friends of all colors.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Richards Funeral Home, where services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday.
Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery in New Madrid.