1944 - 2012|
Richard L. Long, 67, of Proctorville, Ohio, formerly of Urbana, Ohio passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2012 in St. Mary's Medical Center, Huntington, WV. He was born July 20, 1944 in Urbana, Ohio son of the late Argyle L. and Lucy M. White Long. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers Charles Long and William Long; and one sister Barbara Farris. He is survived by a son Rick (Michelle) Music and three grandchildren of West Minister, Colorado; two sisters Loretta (Bob) Fent of St. Paris, Ohio and Sharon (Jim) Markin of Proctorville, Ohio; two brothers Terry (Maria) Long and Michael (Carol) Long of Urbana, Ohio; two aunts Florence Watkins of Urbana, Ohio and Anna Thurlin of Orlando, FL; one brother-in-law Elmer Farris of Springfield, IL; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Richard served four years in the U.S. Navy. He was an avid Cincinnati Reds fan and loved to go fishing. He was loved and will be missed. A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, July 12, 2012 in the Legacy Mausoleum at Oakdale Cemetery, Urbana, Ohio with visitation being held from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the mausoleum. Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, Ohio is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/hall.