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Jeanne Lenorah McCoy

November 8, 1926 November 20, 2018
Jeanne Lenorah McCoy
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Obituary for Jeanne Lenorah McCoy

Jeanne Lenorah McCoy, 92 of Oak Ridge passed away at Diversicare on November 20, 2018. She was born in Dayton, Tennessee on November 8, 1926 to parents Claude and Gertrude Morgan Johnson. Jeanne was a commissioned veteran with the US Navy Nurses Cadet program during WWII and worked for several hospitals including Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga as well as Oak Ridge Hospital. Jeanne was a long time member of Robertsville Baptist Church and these later years at Oak Ridge Baptist Church where her oldest grandson is pastor. She enjoyed planting, growing, and landscaping of flowers, but mostly enjoyed her family and was so very proud of her grandchildren. Her greatest joys in life were serving her Lord and savior Jesus, being a wife to her most beloved husband of over thirty years, a mother to her three children and grandmother and great grandmother to Grace, Daniel and Andrew. Numerous most beloved friends. Preceding her in death were her husband, Samuel Edward McCoy, March 24, 1982 and her brothers Bill, Johnny, and Bobby Johnson all of Rhea County in the Dayton area. Jeanne survivors include her three sons: CDR Bob McCoy, U.S .Navy retired, Oak Ridge; Dr. David McCoy, Nashville, and Steve McCoy who is Director of the Park Rangers with Gulf Shores National Park in Florida; grandchildren, Bobby McCoy, Matthew McCoy, Forrest McCoy, Ashley McCoy, Andrew McCoy, and Tara McCoy. The family will receive friends beginning at 2 PM, Sunday, November 25th at Oak Ridge Baptist Church, 1451 Bethel Valley Road, with the funeral service to follow. Rev. Bobby McCoy will officiate. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Oak Ridge Baptist Church. The graveside service will be held on Monday, November 26th, 1 PM at National Military Cemetery in Chattanooga. An online guest book may be signed at weatherfordmortuary.com


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Visitation

Sunday

25

Nov

2:00 PM 11/25/2018 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 11/25/2018 3:00:00 PM
Oak Ridge Baptist Church

1451 Bethel Valley Road
Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830

Oak Ridge Baptist Church
1451 Bethel Valley Road Oak Ridge 37830 Tennessee
United States

Funeral

Sunday

25

Nov

3:00 PM 11/25/2018 3:00:00 PM
Oak Ridge Baptist Church

1451 Bethel Valley Road
Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830

Oak Ridge Baptist Church
1451 Bethel Valley Road Oak Ridge 37830 Tennessee
United States

Graveside Service

Monday

26

Nov

1:00 PM 11/26/2018 1:00:00 PM
Chattanooga National Cemetery

1200 Bailey Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37404

Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Avenue Chattanooga 37404 TN
United States
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