Veotis Long Sr.


MOSCOW — Funeral services for Veotis Long Sr., 78, of Moscow, Ark., passed April 12, 2014 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center will be Saturday 11:00 a.m. Cherry Hill MBC 203 Highway 199, Moscow, Elder David L. Marks Sr. pastor.

He was born October 22, 1935 in Moscow Ark., son of the late Jimmy Long and Naomi Long. He received his education in Moscow, Jefferson County Schools Distric. He was preceded in death by his parents Jimmy and Naomi Long; brother, Willie Long; sister, Ida Mae Long.

He was a faithful member of New Macadonia MBC.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Mae Long of Moscow, Ark.; son, Veotis Long Jr. of Moscow; sister, Hattie Mae Riley; five brother-n-laws, Johnny Evans of Grady, Henry L. (Shirley) Johnson, Elder John (Merle) Bush Sr., Bennie (Alvern) Bush Jr., Fred L. (Brenda) Bush, six sister in laws, Rosetta Long of Washington, DC, Mary Ward, Ruthie Lee, Jessie McKay, Doris (Henry) Jackson all of Pine Bluff, Dora Grice of Tamo, Ark., four grandchildren, one great grandchild, nieces, nephews, cousins, a special cousin George Long.

Visitation may be made Friday 5-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Burial will be in New Macedonia Cemetery in Tarry, Ark. Services by Perry Funeral Home.