Mrs. Betty Louise Long
Mrs. Betty Louise Long, 87, died on Monday, December 12, 2011 at her home in Bartlesville.
Funeral services for Mrs. Long will be held at 2 P.M. Friday, December 16, 2011 in the Stumpff Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ronnie Long of the First Baptist Church at Rose Hill, Kansas officiating. Interment will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory.
Casket escorts will include Kenneth Sutherland, Matthew Long, Andrew Long, Ronald Long, Russell Long, Robert Grunewald and Michael Long.
Memorial funds have been established and those who wish may send their contributions to Elder Care Daybreak, 1223 Swan Drive, Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74006 or to the Fellowship Community Church, P.O. Box 1333, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 74005.
Mrs. Long was born in Bartlesville on December 7, 1924 to Jake E. and Nellie Mabel (Stoneman) Blair. She grew up and received her education in Bartlesville where she was a member of one of the first graduating classes at College High School. She also attended classes at Bartlesville Business College. She was married to Harry S. Long on August 3, 1945 in Dewey. They made their home in Bartlesville and Mrs. Long was active as a homemaker. In the early 1960ís she began her employment as a bookkeeper for the T G & Y Store in Bartlesville until the late 1960ís when she was employed with Phillips Petroleum Company where she was employed until her retirement in 1985. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star in Dewey and the Fellowship Community Church in Bartlesville. Mr. Long preceded her on August 30, 2004 and she has continued her home in Bartlesville.
Mrs. Long is survived by one son, Michael D. Long and his wife, Rene of Independence, Kansas, two daughters, Donna Sue Powell and her husband Charles of Barnsdall and Linda Sutherland and her husband Jim of Bartlesville, one brother, Donald E. Blair and his wife Irene of Texas, one sister, Jean Campbell of Pasadena, Texas, four grandchildren, Sherry Atkinson and husband Bill, Andrew Long, Matthew Long and Kenneth Sutherland and one great granddaughter, Erin Atkinson. In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Roy Blair, Glen Blair and Cleve Blair, one daughter Judy Long in infancy and one grandson, Shane Powell.
December 16, 2011, 2:00 PM
Stumpff Funeral Home Chapel