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Beam Funeral Service & Crematory
Friday December 2nd, 2022
2:00pm

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Friday December 2nd, 2022
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William Edward Long, Sr.

     William Edward Long, Sr., 84, of Marion, passed away Saturday, November 26, 2022, at Autumn Care of Marion.

 

     Mr. Long was born in McDowell County, NC on January 2, 1938 to the late Jerome and Irene Carson Long. He was married to the late Harriet Fields Long. He attended Addies Chapel United Methodist Church and enjoyed fishing and being outdoors. Mr. Long enjoyed helping others and was known for his sense of humor. He will be greatly missed.

 

     In addition to his wife and parents, Mr. Long was preceded in death by a son, John G. Long; and a daughter, Elizabeth Ann Long.

 

     He is survived by a son, William E. Long, Jr. (Roberta); six grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.

 

     A going home celebration will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Friday, December 2, 2022, at the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service. Rev. Mary Scott will officiate. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., prior to the service, at the funeral home.


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Guestbook

Rest in peace, cousin William Ed.

Antoinette Manker Dec 8 2022 12:14 PM

A candle was lit in memory of William Long, Sr.

Susie Fowler Young Dec 5 2022 5:34 PM

A candle was lit in memory of William Long, Sr.

Annette Rutherford Fowler Dec 3 2022 7:55 PM

A candle was lit in memory of William Long, Sr.

Margaret Peterson Dec 2 2022 6:45 PM

A candle was lit in memory of William Long, Sr.

Vernice Francis Dec 2 2022 12:25 AM

A candle was lit in memory of William Long, Sr.

Virginia Hausley & Ronald Hausley Dec 1 2022 8:54 AM

William, Bert and Family, my thoughts and prayers are with you.

Lisa Rutherford Caldwell Nov 30 2022 8:46 PM

A candle was lit in memory of William Long, Sr.

Michael and Felicia Steptoe Nov 30 2022 8:29 PM

A candle was lit in memory of William Long, Sr.

Kristie (Keaton) Lytle Nov 30 2022 4:48 AM

William and Bert, praying for comfort.

Glenda Cole Nov 30 2022 4:09 AM

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