She was born in Alleghany County, Va., on January 25, 1928, to the late Guy M. And Jessie Friddle Landrum.
She was predeceased by her husband of 63-and-a-half years, Ralph Woodrow Long, Sr.; a brother, Guy Landrum, Jr.; a sister, Margaret Roberts; brothers-in-law, Aubrey Shaw, Don Roberts, and Randal Keister; a daughter, Phyllis Mabry; a son-in-law, Gerald Mabry; a great-granddaughter, Jessie Kessinger,; and a great-grandson, Morgan Phillips.
She is survived by her sisters, Virginia Keister and Shirley Shaw; daughters and sons-in-law, Mary and Glen Phillips, Donna Linkous and Calvin Meadows, and Lois and Mike Caldwell; sons and daughters-in-law, Ralph, Jr., and Susie Long, and Johnny and Shelby Long; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; a special niece, Louise Saville; as well as several nieces and nephews. The family would like to give special thanks to Carilion New River Valley Hospice.
Funeral services were held on Monday, May 16, 2022, at 2 p.m. in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jimmie Lee Price and the Rev. Rocky Huff officiating. Interment followed at Zack Price/James R. Long Cemetery. The family received friends prior to the service at McCoy Funeral Home.