April 30, 1945 - June 2, 2008
Davis Ross Long, age 63, of French Creek, died Monday, June 2, 2008 at St. Joseph’s Hospital. He was born April 30, 1945 in Upshur County, a son of the late Joe and Lillie Ruth Hamner Long. He is survived by his wife, Doris King Long. In addition to his wife he is survived by two daughters; Lori and David Harris of Buckhannon and Amy Wilson of Buckhannon; two stepsons; Kenneth Lee of French Creek and Michael and Cathy Lee of Springfield, OH; seven grandchildren, Stormy and Autumn Harris, Austin and Adele Wilson, Brandon, Alta and Dylan Lee. He is survived by seven brothers, Dixon and Juanita Long, Thomas Long, Donald and Martha Long, Dale Long, John and Cheryl Long, Basil Long all of Rock Cave and Burl and Carol Long of Buckhannon; four sisters, Martha and Richard Leuszler of Amherst, OH, Barbara and Larry Ferren of Shinnston, Rita and Carl Watson of Ireland and Caroline Long of Buckhannon. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one son, Joseph Ross Long, one sister, Ellen Jean Bennett, one great niece and several nephews. Ross is also loved his little dog, Shorty. Mr. Long was retired from Breckenridge with twenty-two years of service. He served in the US Army and was stationed at Fort Riley, Kansas from 1964-1966. He was in the US Army reserves from 1966-1970. He was a member of the Rock Cave Masonic Lodge 81 AF & AM. Ross was a member of the Salem Ridge UM Church. Friends will be received at the Heavner & Cutright Funeral Chapel on Wednesday from 3-8:00 PM. Mr. Long will be moved to the Salem Ridge UM Church on Thursday, June 5, 2008 where he will lie in state from 10-11:00 AM the funeral hour with Rev. Sue Lowther officiating. Interment will follow in the Salem Ridge UM Church Cemetery. The Buckhannon VFW Post #3663, Frank B. Bartlett Post #7 American Legion and DAV Chapters #5 and#36 will conduct military honors at the graveside. The Masonic Lodge 81 AF & AM of Rock Cave will conduct Masonic graveside services.
Davis Ross Long, age 63, of French Creek, died Monday, June 2, 2008 at St. Joseph’s Hospital. He was born April 30, 1945 in Upshur County, a son of the late Joe and Lillie Ruth Hamner Long. He is survived by his wife, Doris King Long.... View Obituary & Service Information
Obituary & Service
Davis Ross Long, age 63, of French Creek, died Monday, June 2,...View More
Flowers & Gifts
Send flowers to the Long family.Send Flowers