Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, at Beattie Road Church of Christ. Minister Doug Haught will officiate. Graveside funeral services and interment will follow at 4 p.m. at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery in Whitesburg, Ga., with Minister Jimmy Dickens officiating.
A native of Newnan, Ga., Mr. Long had resided in Albany, Ga., since 1994 moving from Atlanta, Ga. He was a self-employed plumber and was a member of Beattie Road Church of Christ.
Mr. Long was preceded in death by his mother, Faith Handley Long.
Survivors include his wife, Ruby Bozeman of Albany, Ga., his father, William Jackson Long; two brothers, Stanley Long (Brenda), Barry Long (Juanita), all of Whitesburg, Ga.; two sisters, Angela Heath (Scott) of Bowdon, Ga., Thelene Fagan of Carbon, Texas, God-son, Jaxson Williams of Richardson, Texas; brother-in-law, Roy Bozeman (Linda) of Huntingdon, Tenn., and a number of nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
Those desiring may make memorials to Raintree Village Children’s Home, 3757 Johnston Road, Valdosta, GA 31601.
To sign the online registry or to send condolences to the family, you may visit Mathews’ website at www.mathewsfuneralhome.com.
Mathews Funeral Home, Albany, Ga.