James K. Long, Sr.,  70,  born  January 13, 1937, departed
this life on July 8, 2007, after a lengthy illness.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 50  years,  
Helen  Sue
(Lee)
;   Daughters:   Brenda (John) Taylor of Springfield, OH,
and   
Cheryl Long (Lance Lassiter)   of   McEwen,   TN;  Son:
James K. Long, Jr.  of  the  Wartrace  community. Jim devoted
the last seven years of his life taking  care  of  his  Daddy;  Two
Beloved   Grandchildren:   
Nathan Taylor   of   Enon,  OH, and
Natalie Taylor of Springfield, OH; and Brothers: Jack (Wanda)
Long  
 of   Gainesboro,   TN,  and Wayne (Judy) Long of New
Middleton,   TN.   He  will  be  sadly  missed by numerous family
members and friends.
He was preceded in death by  a  Daughter:   
Denise Long;  his
Parents:
Chester and Thelma Long; and Sister: Margaret
Leslie
.
James retired from the United Methodist Publishing House in
Nashville   and   moved  back  to  Jackson  County  in  1990. He
retired from Aeroquip / Eaton in 1999.
Funeral  services  will  be  Wednesday  at  11 A.M.  with Bro.
Kenneth Clayton  and  Bro. Gerald Rich officiating. Visitation will
be  Tuesday  from  11 A.M. – 9 P.M.,  and  Wednesday from 10
A.M. until time of services.  Arrangements are being handled by
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home of Gainesboro.
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