Lucy Ellen Long, 92, of Oneida, passed away June 2, 2013, at Oneida Nursing and Rehab Center.
Born in Whitley City, Kentucky, August 16, 1920, she was preceded in death by her parents, Lee J. and Mary Elizabeth Meadors Ray; husband, A.Z. Long; sisters: Goldie Ray Burke and husband, George, and Earcel Palmer; brother, Fred A. Ray; granddaughter, Haley Allison Long; and brothers-in-law: Dr. Joseph Palmer and Gilbert Bullock.
She was a member of New Haven Baptist Church, was a substitute teacher, and a mental health associate for a number of years in Kentucky.
She is survived by her son, Ray Roger Long of Oneida; grandson, Corey Dwayne Long of Oneida; great-grandchildren, Abigail and Allison; sisters-in-law, Anna Ray of Nicholasville, Ky., and Betty Jackson, and Lucille Bullock, both of Kingston; brothers-in-law, James and Melinda Long, Harold and Janice Long, and Floyd and Barbara Long, all of Williamsburg, Ky.; special nephew, Robert Lawson and wife, Betty, of Stearns, Ky; nieces, Donna Jean and Butch Ackman of Austin, Tex., and Shirley and Hayes Caley of Lexington, Ky.; and many other relatives.
Graveside service was conducted June 4, at Cooper Memorial Cemetery.
Jones & Son Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.