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Obituary: Pansy Long, 90, Burkesville, KY

She was the the matriarch of a large, respected Cumberland Co., KY family. She leaves 49 living direct descendants. She was a member of the Holiness Church and was a homemaker

Pansy Long, age 90 years, a resident of Cumberland Valley Manor, Burkesville, KY passed away on Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at the Cumberland County Hospital Emergency Room, in Burkesville, KY.

The funeral service will be Friday, March 5, 2010 at 11amCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY with Bro. Ronnie Pitcock officiatingBurial will be in the Dutch Creek Cemetery.

Pancy Long, Cumberland Co., KY, native (1920-2010)

Pansy Long, was the daughter of the late Bert and Margaret Flowers Thacker. She was born on Sunday, February 1, 1920 in Cumberland Co., Kentucky and passed away on Wednesday, March 3, 2010, in Burkesville, Cumberland Co., KY at the age of 90 years, 1 month and 2 days.

She was a homemaker and a member of of the Holiness Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Ray Long; one son, Reed Long; one daughter, Elizabeth Long; one grandchild, Clyde Willis; three brothers, Roy Thacker, Floyd Thacker, and Marvin Thacker; and four sisters, Minnie Rush, Essie Melton, Osie Young, Luddie MeltonSurvivors Include include the following:
  • One son: Clyde "Moody" Long, Burkesville, KYs

  • Two daughters: Belle Willis and Martha Willis, both of Burkesville, KY

  • Daughter in law: Betty Sue Long, Burkesville, KY

  • One brother: Otis Thacker of Orleans, IN
  • Eleven grandchildren

  • Twenty-five great grandchildren
  • Ten great great grandchildren
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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