- Category: Obituaries
- Published on 07 August 2013
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
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Funeral services for Richard Danny Long, age 66 of Mount Vernon, were at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at the Harvey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Pepper Puryear and Joe Kuhl officiating.
Burial was at the Mount Vernon City Cemetery.
Mr. Long was born on Feb. 28, 1947 in Mount Pleasant to Bill and Eloise Bell Long. He was a control operator at Texas Utilities and was a Methodist.
He died Saturday, Aug. 3 at his residence. He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Sarah Long of Mount Vernon; daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Patrick Barron of Mount Vernon; his sisters, Sandra Kinder of Tyler and Diane White of Alba Golden; and six grandchildren.
Pallbearers were John Story, David Hall, Bobby Walker, Amos Brown, Bill Rhoades, Jack Rutledge, Ronnie Farmer, and Toby Godfrey.