Born Sept. 22, 1935, in Clarkton, Mo., son of the late Ferdinand and Irene Poe McCoin, he was a U.S. Army and Air Force veteran, having served in Korea.
On Jan. 3, 1969, in St. Louis, Mo., he married Lena Bernice Barnes, who preceded him in death on July 15, 1998. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Harold and Calvin McCoin and one sister, Naomi Moore.
Survivors include two daughters, Linda Christie, of Liberty, Texas and Debra McCoin, of Malden; one son, Carl Hogan, of Houston, Texas; one brother, Thomas McCoin, of Malden; one sister, Nina Hutson, of Hazelwood, Mo., and one grandson, Daniel Christie, of Liberty.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, March 16, in the Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton, Mo., with the Rev. Tony Wood officiating.