J.J. (Jon Michael Jason) McCoy

  • Died: May 27, 2019
  • Location: Lexington, South Carolina

D O McComb and Sons - Pine Valley

1320 East Dupont Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46825

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

J. (Jon Michael Jason) McCoy, 46, who resided in Lexington South Carolina passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019, with his family by his side. J.J. was born on August 4th, 1972, to the late, Jon McCoy and the living, Carol Warden McCoy Weick (Chuck), in Fort Wayne, Indiana. J.J. was a 1991 graduate of New Haven High School and graduated from Ball State University with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting. J.J. married his beloved wife, Angie (Foster) McCoy, on June 22, 1996; she survives him. They were very happily married for almost 23 years. J.J.'s greatest joy was being the father of Madilyn Paige McCoy (20), and Macy Reese McCoy (16), both of Lexington, South Carolina. J.J. further leaves brothers Sean McCoy and David McCoy to cherish his memory. He joins his oldest brother, Chris Righter in heaven. He is further survived by Father-in-law Bill (Bobbi) Foster, Sisters-in-law Julie (Foster) Hayden and Michelle (Jerry) Hays, both of Portage, Indiana. J.J. was uncle to Drew Hayden, Luke Hayden, Rebekah Hays, Doug McCoy, Giada McCoy, Izzy McCoy and London McCoy. J.J. never knew a stranger and had many friends who were like family to him. J.J. is also preceded in death by his mother-in-law; Ruth Ann Foster; and grandparents Douglas and Ruth Warden of New Haven, Indiana and Virgil and Bettie McCoy of Springfield, Illinois. J.J. worked for Nucor Steel for 16 years. He loved his job and friendships made during his career. His further interests included singing karaoke, boating on Lake Murray, playing golf, going on cruises, and anything regarding football especially related to Notre Dame or the Minnesota Vikings. The funeral will be held in Fort Wayne, Indiana at D.O. McComb and Sons Funeral Home at 1320 E Dupont Rd on Saturday, June 1st. Visitation hours will be from 12:00pm until 4:00pm with the funeral services at 4:00pm. Memorial contributions can be made to VCU Health's Comprehensive Stroke Program, Box 980020 Richmond, VA 23298-0020. Please make checks payable to MCV Foundation and place JJ's name in the memo line. Gifts can also be made online by visiting www.support.vcu.edu/vcuhealth and selecting "stroke" in the search field. We received above and beyond care at Virginia Commonwealth's Stroke Center where they treated J.J. like family and we would love to pay that forward.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Angie, Madi, and Macy, my family and I have continued to keep you in our prayers. I am so sorry for your loss. JJ was an incredible person and he brought so much light into the world by making others smile and being an example of how to live life. He will be missed.

Posted by Carlotta Davis - Lexington, SC - Friend   June 01, 2019

So sorry to hear of JJ's passing. He was the Board of Trustees treasurer at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art and my mentor as the CFO of the museum. Thanks JJ for your service.

Posted by Lon Braun - Fort Wayne, IN - Friend   May 31, 2019

My deepest sorry for your loss. Please know you all are in my family's prayers. I had the pleasure of working with JJ as supplier to Nucor Fastener. I always enjoyed our negotiations and JJ's approach. We always kept things professional but after the meetings were finished we had a great time and truly enjoyed JJ's company and pleasant demeanor and approach to life!

Posted by Rob Colton - Norfolk, NE - Coworker   May 31, 2019

I'm so sorry to hear this news. J.J. was a friend in high school and a very funny and fun guy. Sorry for everyone's loss.

Posted by Rick Hamman - Cypress, TX - Classmate   May 30, 2019

Angie I am so very sorry for you and your girls I know how very painful it is As you know I have been thru the same thing my heart aches for you

Posted by Judy Lawrence - Ft wayne, IN - Friend   May 30, 2019

Angie and family, our hearts are broken for you. We will miss seeing J.J.'s smilie everywhere. What a loss to our community. All of our love to you.

Posted by Janet Skipper - Lexington, SC   May 30, 2019

My wife Nancy and I knew JJ and Angie through the Industrial Fasteners Institute where JJ and I served on the Board of Directors. JJ was always happy and enthusiastic; a pleasure to be around. When he accepted another assignment for Nucor and told us he would no longer be attending IFI meetings, we were happy for him, but sad to see him go.
Nancy and I send our deepest sympathies to JJ's family. He was a warm and special man.

Bob Hill

Posted by Robert Hill - Rock Falls, IL   May 30, 2019

My deepest condolences to Angie, Madilyn, Macy and the entire family. I met and gained friendship with JJ through work/industry. We shared good times and he left me with great memories. I am deeply saddened over his passing. My words cannot properly express the sympathy and condolences I wish to share with the entire family. JJ touched many lives. I am grateful and lucky to be one of them!

Posted by Chris White - Burr Ridge, IL - Friend   May 30, 2019

We are so very sorry to hear of this tragic loss. J.J. was always a favorite of mine at IFI Meetings. Condolences and prayers to the family.

Posted by Jennifer Friel - New Albany, OH - Friend   May 30, 2019

J.J. was always such a joy to speak and work with. He was always encouraging, supporting and full of laughter. I regret us not staying in touch over the years. I'm so very sorry for your loss and will be keeping your family in my prayers.

Posted by Pam McBroome - Conway, AR - Coworker   May 30, 2019


I'm so sorry for your loss. JJ was a great person and friend to me and my family. He will be dearly missed. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. If you need anything please let me know.


Posted by Eulis Collier - Lexington, SC - Family Friend   May 30, 2019

J.J. was a wonderful leader. I had the opportunity to work 2 years with him at Nucor Fastener. He was encouraging and always supportive of his team. He was a driven individual who loved his family and Nucor. It is certainly heartbreaking to hear this news, but God brings comfort in letting us know that there is life beyond this life, and I'm confident that he is smiling that great smile and singing in the presence of Jesus.

My thoughts and prayers are with his family.

Posted by Amy Rupert - Auburn, IN - Coworker   May 30, 2019

To the entire family I would like to extend my deepest sympathies. I am a co worker of Bobbi Foster. She shared JJ.J's. story of life and its unfortunate ending. All of us that know Bobbi and her family through comments at work are so deeply sorry for this loss. May God surround your entire family placing you in his loving arms, comforting and providing hundreds of fond memories of your loved ones amazing life while with you. God Bless. Co Worker: Elaine K Criswell

Posted by Elaine Criswell - Michigan City, IN - Coworker   May 30, 2019

My dear Angie, Madi and Macy, this just seems so unbelievable and surreal. I love you. We will miss JJ and his wonderful smile and easy conversations. I don't know who we will buy Notre Dame logoware for. I wonder what JJ's Heavenly logoware looks like. I'm so happy that our God is so loving, compassionate and merciful. May He walk you every step of your journey as you navigate through this time. Hugs, love and kisses.
Love Bobbi

Posted by Bobbi Foster - Valparaiso, IN - Family   May 29, 2019

Angie and family I am so sorry for the loss of your husband you have my deepest sympathy. I am so sorry I can't make it to the showing/funeral. We are leaving for Florida Friday morning but my thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family. God will take care of you and the girls and rest of the family. May you find some peace in the wonderful years you had together.

Posted by Noreen Hegbli - Ft Wayne, IN - Friend   May 29, 2019

So sorry for your loss

Posted by Gary Smith - Lacrosse, VA - Coworker   May 29, 2019

My deepest sympathy and condolences to the McCoy family. I am so sorry for your loss.

Posted by Penny Moloso (Sodeman) - North Bend, OR - Friend   May 29, 2019

JJ always made me smile. I am extremely blessed to have known him. My family is actively praying for him and his beautiful family. May Jesus wrap His arms around them.

Posted by Kyle McDonough - Lexington, SC - Coworker   May 29, 2019

Angie, Madilyn and Macy, I'm so sorry to hear about JJ ( your Dad).. what an amazing Husband and Father. No doubt we know he is singing with the Angels. I will continue to Pray for healing hearts at this time. XO

Posted by Denise Rizk - Fuquay-Varina, NC - Friend   May 29, 2019

My deepest sympathies to JJ'S entire family.I have fond memories of his welcoming smile and considered him a strong loyal peer.

Dave Camozzi

Posted by Dave Camozzi - Coworker   May 29, 2019

I am so saddened by this news ! Jay jay was a great friend and boss for the temporary time I got to work at Nucor . He was full of life and happiness! Praying for his girls and his wife that GOD will help you find peace! My GOD bless all of you. I am so sorry for your loss. I will continue to pray for your family.xjcc4

Posted by Lisa Matthews - Lexington, SC - Friend   May 29, 2019

I am so saddened by this news ! Jay jay was a great friend and boss for the temporary time I got to work at Nucor . He was full of life and happiness! Praying for his girls and his wife that GOD will help you find peace! My GOD bless all of you. I am so sorry for your loss

Posted by Lisa Matthews - Friend   May 29, 2019

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