Obituaries

Mike Long

Mike LongA memorial service for Michael Thomas Long, age 71 of Mount Vernon, were Saturday March 7, 2020, at the Blodgett Church Of Christ.

Mr. Long was born in Tyler, Tex., on Sept. 1, 1948, to Philip Mac Long and Mary Jo Adams Long. He married Beth Floyd on July 20, 1967, in Mount Vernon. He served in the U.S. Navy. He was a member of the Blodgett Church of Christ and was the former minister of the Saltillo Church of Christ. He was a retired agriculture teacher.
Mr. Long died on Thursday, March 5, 2020, in Tyler. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Philip Mac Long, Jr.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Beth Long; two sons, Tommy Long and his wife, Terri Lynn; Ricky Greene and wife Denise; a brother, Joe Zack Long and wife, Lana; two sisters, Neva Gay Bryant and husband, Billy; an aunt, Fern Kilcrease; an uncle, Zack Adams and wife, Lane; three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.