Helen Lee (Harris) McCoy, Kingsville, Mo., passed away May 20, 2010, at John Knox Village.

Helen Lee (Harris) McCoy, Kingsville, Mo., passed away May 20, 2010, at John Knox Village.

Visitation will be 12 p.m.- 2 p.m., on Tuesday, May 25, 2010, at Floral Hills Funeral Home, followed by a graveside service at 2 p.m.

Mrs. McCoy was born on July 7, 1920, to the parents of Harold Lee and Edna Ethel Harris in North Kansas City, Mo. She had 5 siblings: Dorothy Daniels (deceased); Norma Atkins (deceased); Lucille Curtis (deceased); Judith Meadows of Harrisburg, Mo.; and Mace Harris of Holt, Mo.

Mrs. McCoy was married for 55 years to Leo E. McCoy, who preceded her in death in 1993.

Mrs. McCoy retired from Montgomery Wards after 25 years in the Packing and Billing department.  She then moved to Lincoln, Missouri, with her husband and worked for 15 years for the Lincoln School District. After the death of Mr. McCoy, she moved to Kingsville with her daughter and son-in-law until she went to the John Knox Care Center.

Mrs. McCoy is survived by her daughter, Shirley McKay, siblings Judith Meadows and Mace Harris and many nieces and nephews.

Arrangements: D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Floral Hills Chapel, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., KCMO 64133, 816-353-1218.