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Robert Junior Long, Casey County, KY (1941-2016)

Mr. Long was a member of Pine Grove Community Church. He was a wonderful husband and father. Mr. Long was known by many to be a jack of all trades. He was also an avid hunter and fisherman. He was a native of Casey County, KY, the son of the late Thomas Milton and Nettie Belle Barlow Long. His wife of over 54 years, survives. He was the patriarch of a great family, numbering 33 direct living descendants, spanning four generations of survivors.
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Robert Junior Long, 75, of Liberty, KY passed away Thursday, October 27, 2016 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, in Danville, KY.

Memorial services will be held 2pmCT/3pmET, Saturday, October 29, 2016 at Pine Grove Community Church with Bro. Jeff Edwards officiating. Visitation will be held from 1pmCT/2pmET, until service time.

Robert Junior Long, Casey County, KY (1941-2016)

Born in Casey County on May 20, 1941, he was the son of the late Thomas Milton and Nettie Belle Barlow Long. He died Thursday, October 27, 2016, in Danville, Boyle County, KY, at the age of 75 years, five months, and seven days.

Mr. Long was a member of Pine Grove Community Church. He was a wonderful husband and father. Mr. Long was known by many to be a jack of all trades. He was also an avid hunter and fisherman.

Survivors include:
  • His wife: Juanita Burchell Long, whom he married December 18, 1961

  • Four sons: Robert Dale Long, Kevin Lewis Long (girlfriend Joanna Gertler), Kyle Andrew (Jessica) Long, and Zackary Dawayne Richardson, all of Liberty, KY

  • Five daughters: Pamela Faye Long of Lexington, KY; Tammy Kay (Charles) Lynn, of Danville, KY; Lori Ann Long, Deborah Gail Richardson and Terri Sue Long Sturgill, all of Liberty, KY

  • Three sisters, Kathryn Scott and Barbara Hayes, both of Liberty, KY; and Faye Murphy of Illinois

  • Thirteen grandchildren

  • Eleven great-grandchildren

  • And a special friend, Tony McFarland
In addition to his parents, Junior was preceded in death by twenty-two brothers and sisters.

Send condolences to the family of Robert Junior Long

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Pine Grove Community Church.

McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Robert Junior Long, Casey County, KY (1941-2016)

2016-10-29 - 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY - Photo McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

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