Welcome to the
memorial page for
Melvin J. McCoy Sr.
April 17, 1961
~ January 8, 2021
Melvin J. McCoy Sr. was born on April 17, 1961 and was raised in Long Branch by his parents Christopher & Lauresa McCoy. After attending Long Branch High School he served his country in the United States Army. He was called to eternal rest on January 8th, 2021.
Melvin was preceded in death by his father Christopher C. McCoy, his son Christopher Lee McCoy and his daughter LaDasha "Alexis" Barnes.
Melvin's memories will be cherished by his mother Lauresa McCoy, seven children LaQuisha Houston, Melvin J. McCoy Jr., JaQuan "Alex" Barnes, Alyssa McCoy, Izaiah McCoy and Essence McCoy and Devon Monez; his three sisters Wanda Castle (Clarence Castle), Shonna Dickerson (Michael Dickerson), Cathy Stevens (Steve), his loving fiance Patrice Monez; 19 grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.