NEWS, SPORTS, COMMENTARY, POLITICS for Gloucester City and the Surrounding Areas of South Jersey and Philadelphia

153rd Reorganization Meeting of the Mayor/Common Council of Gloucester City, Thursday at 7 PM
Joyce Levy (nee Dormand) of Mt. Ephraim, age 80

Jacob Paul McCoy, of Bellmawr, age 24

Jacob Paul McCoy went to be with the Lord on January 1, 2022. Age 24. 629534_msdnmuiwb0x

Resident of Bellmawr, NJ; grew up in Runnemede, NJ and Baltimore, MD. Beloved son of Katrina McCoy (Rob Townsend) and Kenneth McCoy. Devoted brother of Kirsten McCoy, Kirstie McKnew (Jordan Smith), James Brittian, Taylor McCoy (Ella Farry), and Autumn McCoy. Loving grandson of Kimberly Dumonchelle and Byron Theurer, Nancy and the late David McKnew, and Earl and Pam Johnson. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

Jacob was loved by all. He loved Jesus and wanted to make a positive impact on those around him. Jacob was known for his witty jokes as well as being a kind and giving gentleman. He loved playing video games and card games. He also enjoyed fantasy football. Jacob adored his family - he would do anything for them and was known as their protector. He had a servant's heart and simply made the world a better place. Jacob gave the best bear hugs and loved hard. He will be missed beyond measure.

There will be a memorial service in the near future to be announced by the family. Arrangements under the direction of the Gardner Funeral Home, Runnemede.