Everett “Eddie” Lloyd Long, age 79, of Wellston, passed away Saturday, June 19 at his home. He was born June 3, 1942 in Dayton, Ohio to the late William and Florence (Fritz) Long.
Eddie is survived by his wife, Cynthia (Bollheimer) Long; two children, Danny and Rhonda; three stepchildren, Cecil Jr., Cheryl Lynn, and Thomas; four sisters, Kay, Sandy, and Sally Ann; as well as several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Deloris, and a niece and nephew.
Eddie enjoyed fishing, building things, fishing, working on cars, and helping people. He will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, June 23 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson. Funeral services will follow at 12 p.m. at the funeral home, with Pastor Bill Zink officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Coalton. Online condolences may be sent to www.lewisgillum.com