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Jones Mortuary, LLC
Wednesday November 18th, 2015
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Wednesday November 18th, 2015
8:00pm - 9:00pm

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Grandview Memorial Garden
Thursday November 19th, 2015
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Norris Raymond Long

Norris “Raymond” Long, born August 29, 1935, passed away peacefully at the age of 80 on November 16, 2015 with all of his loving family and friends by his side. In his early years he served time with the U.S. Army, following the military he worked in construction, and was a subcontractor. Raymond enjoyed working in his wood shop, and in his garden. He loved spending time with his family, grandkids, and great grandkids. Raymond was preceded in death by his loving wife, of 50 years, Jessie Alma Long; parents, John and Rosa Long; brother, Jay Long; sister, Dolly Mac Long; nephew, Sam “Junior” Bailey; and great nephew, Larry “Cheech” Smith Jr. Raymond is survived by his daughters, Debbie Roysden, Teresa Russell, and Lisa Wilshire all of Clinton, TN and Kay Bailey of Norris, TN; sons, Peanut Long, Bryan “Bones” Long, and John Long all of Clinton, TN, Jackie Long of Harriman, TN; sisters, Shelby Sexton of Caryville, TN, and Glenna Weaver of Bellvue, OH. He also leaves behind 20 grandkids, 29 great grandkids, and a host of nieces, nephews, and other close family and friends. Raymond’s grandsons will be his pallbearers. Raymond’s family will receive his friends from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 with his funeral service following at 8:00 pm in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with Rev. R.C. Lemie officiating. Raymond’s interment will be Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 11:00 am at Grandview Memorial Garden in Clinton, TN with full military honors.

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I am sorry for the loss of Raymond he inspired alot of my younger years

Donald Moore Dec 12 2015 12:00 AM

I am so deeply sorry for your loss. It is a difficult time for everyone in the family. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. My grandmother Esther Long Owens is a part of the Long family.

Carolyn Griggs Moore Nov 19 2015 12:00 AM

All my love and sympathy I send to you all. I like to think our folks are in heaven together, enjoying each other's company. Raymond will always have a place in our hearts, as will Jesse. Hugs to you all, Kathy

Kathy (Davis) Schroeder Nov 19 2015 12:00 AM

Clais. Doris and girl's Nov 18 2015 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Norris Long

Clais. Doris and girl's Nov 18 2015 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my prayers

Ace Carroll Jr Nov 17 2015 12:00 AM

Bless you. I pray for the family and my condolences. Have faith.

Elizabeth Nov 17 2015 12:00 AM

Karen Phillips Webber Nov 17 2015 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Norris Long

Karen Phillips Webber Nov 17 2015 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss,Raymond and Jessie were wonderful kind people.I have a lot of good memories of going to their house many times when I was young to visit Debbie, one of my Dearest old Friends.This is not goodbye but we will see you later on the other side in Heaven one day.My Thoughts and Prayers for Comfort for the Family.Love you all.

Karen Phillips Webber Nov 17 2015 12:00 AM

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