Richard Dale "Dickie" McCoy died May 31, 2016 in Norman at the age of 63 years 6 months 28 days. Gravesite Services are scheduled for 10:00 AM, Saturday, June 11, 2016 at the Lexington Cemetery. Celebration of Life services will follow at 1:00 PM, June 11, 2016 at 19647 State Highway 59, Lindsay, OK 73052 under the care of Wadley’s Funeral Service.
Dickie was born November 3, 1952 in Wichita Falls, Texas to Ralph Vernon and Joan (Songer) McCoy. He was raised in Valliant, Oklahoma and Maysville, Oklahoma, graduating in 1971 from Maysville. Dickie was inducted in the National Guard, and proudly served his country. On March 24, 1981, he married, Mona Scribner in Gainsville, Texas. Dickie has had many careers, including Chief of Police in Maysville and Lindsay, as well as all branches of law enforcement. He has also worked as a manager in business development in the oil field industry. Dickie’s passion was music. He was a Nashville song writer, with over 200 songs registered with BMI. Dickie loved spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed watching drag racing. Dickie was a fun guy, and of the Baptist faith.
Dickie is preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Joan McCoy; his grandparents; nephew, Brandon McCoy. Survivors include his wife, Mona; son, Randy McCoy and Amanda of Lexington; daughters, Brandi McCoy, Kristi McCoy, Wendy Battiest, all of Norman, Amber Ardrey of Lexington; grandchildren, Haylee Downey and Christian Mireles, who stayed with Dickie and Mona a lot over the years; grandchildren, Ashlan, Riley, Heather, Steven, Lyrisa, Patience, Shelby, Willow; 3 great grandchildren; siblings, Gary and Diane McCoy of Newcastle, Mike and Susie McCoy of Houston, Texas, Ronnie and Louann McCoy of Noble, Donnie and Susan McCoy of Purcell, Ed and Shelley McCoy of Dibble; mother in law, Lucille Scribner; brother in law, Doug and Sheila Scribner and numerous other relatives and friends.