She was a retired seamstress, Burlington Industries and Advantages of Monticello employee, and a member of Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by three sisters, Patsy McCoy King, Lucille Prosper and Julia Walker; and four brothers, Robert McCoy, Jr., R.C. McCoy, William McCoy and Earl Lee Stanley.
She is survived by a daughter, Denise Haynes Ambrose of Monticello; a grandchild she loved dearly, Danielle Ambrose of Monticello; one brother, Eddie McCoy of Monticello; eight sisters, Nellie B. McCoy, Artie Lucas, Minnie Cochran, Mattie Johnson, Georgia Fisher and Lorine McCoy all of Monticello, Mary Barnes of Reed and Lois Jackson of Jonesboro; along with numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, great-great nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 18, 2022, at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Chapel with Rev. Laron Woodard officiating. Burial will be in Union Ridge Cemetery. There will be a come-and-go viewing from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home. You can sign Mrs. Virgie's guestbook page at www.stephensondearman.com.