JAMES DANIEL McKAY, known by most as Jim, and by a lucky few as Dad or Papaw, passed away January 11, 2022, at CAMC Memorial Hospital. He was born on October 13, 1957 in Charleston, WV to the late Rev. Clifford and Pauline McKay. He is also preceded in death by his brother, Joe McKay.
He will be deeply missed by his loving wife of 23 years, Lydia; his children, Jamie (Josh) Garnes of Cross Lanes; and JC at home; as well as grandchildren Ryleigh and Clifton Garnes. He is also survived by his siblings, John (Annette) of Charleston, Joyce (Steve) Cook of Nitro, and sister-in-law Cheri McKay of Hurricane, as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service for Jim will be 1 p.m., Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Teays Valley Missionary Baptist Church, Hurricane WV with Rev. Dr. John D. Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans, WV.
Friends may visit the family on Saturday from 11 until 1 p.m., at the church.
The family suggests memorial donations to the Teays Valley Missionary Baptist Church, Building Fund, 3926 Teays Valley Road Hurricane WV 25526.
Anyone wishing to leave an online condolence or memory may visit his tribute page, www.chapmanfuneralhomes.com
Chapman Funeral Home, 3941 Teays Valley Road Hurricane WV is honored to handle Jim's arrangements.