GRANBURY—Helen Marie McCoy, 85, passed away May 31 in Granbury. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 2 at the Wiley Funeral Home at 2 p.m., with burial following in the Nancy Smith Cemetery. The family will hold visitation from 6-8 p.m. on Monday.

Helen was born October 16, 1923 in Erath County to Jack and Martha Miller Cashon. She married Sterlin P. McCoy on July 25, 1949 in Stephenville. She was a tool grinder at General Dynamics, having retired in 1966. She lived in Granbury for two years and formerly in Forth Worth for the majority of her life. She enjoyed crocheting and crossword puzzles.

Helen was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, brother Thermon Cashon; and a sister, Joyce Vaughn.

She is survived by her son and his wife, Kevin and Stacie McCoy, of Granbury and her grandchildren Seabre Pope and Drake McCoy.

Published June 2, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune