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Shirley Jean (Willis) Long

Born: Tue., Jun. 29, 1948
Died: Mon., Jun. 1, 2015


12:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Wed., Jun. 03, 2015
Location: Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Thu., Jun. 04, 2015
Location: Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home

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Shirley Long age 66 of Burkesville, KY passed away on Monday, June 01, 2015 at Cumberland County Hospital. Shirley was born on June 29, 1948 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Richard and Francis Spears Willis.  She was a member of Dutch Creek Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, a former employee of Bob Evans and Sutton's Apparel, a homemaker, and loving wife, mother, and grandmother.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles Willis, and Richard Willis, Jr., and one sister, Ruby Willis.

Survivors Include:
Her husband- Clyde Martin Long of Burkesville, KY
Two Daughters- Kathy Burns(Pat), and Lisa Bean(Brian) all of Burkesville, KY
Two Brothers- Gene Willis(Alice) and Floyd Willis(Juanita) all of Burkesville, KY
Sisters-in-law- Betty Sue Long, and Bell Holland(Daniel) all of Burkesville, KY
5 Grandchildren- Jacquitta Groce(David Graham), Nathan Burns(Cassie Burns), Ashley Burns(Steven Wyatt), Joshua Groce, Myaleiha Bean
2 Step Grandchildren- Tiffany Parker(John), Katie Rose Norris
6 Great Grandchildren- Audrey Groce, Nathaniel Beaty, Savannah Beaty, Caleb Groce, Cayson Burns, Kimber Burns
8 Step Great Grandchildren- J.P., Keleigh, Hayden, Remmington, Annabelle, Abbi, Briar, Shelby
Special Friends- Ronnie and Anita Pitcock, and Nancy Groce
Uncle- Stanley Spears(Elise)
and a host of nieces, nephews, and  other relatives and friends survive.

Funeral Service:
Thursday, June 04, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Dutch Creek Cemetery.  Family requests visitation on Wednesday, June 03, 2015 from 12:00 Noon until 9:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

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Sandy Elmore
   Posted Tue June 02, 2015
Lisa and Kathy, my heart breaks for you both so very saddened to hear the passing of your mother my prayers are with you all and know that if there's anything I can do please let me know love you both ! God bless you all

Nathan & Linda Basil
   Posted Tue June 02, 2015
Please know that we are thinking of you today and the days that lie ahead. Shirley is a precious person.

Brenda ORiley
   Posted Wed June 03, 2015

INDOOR GARDEN BASKET was sent by Uncle Stanley C Spears.

Our thoughts and prayers be with you always. Love Uncle Stanley Spears and Family. Velena, Becky, Wayne, Gary, Theresa, Rick, Brenda and Sandy (Blondie)

Lesa White
   Posted Wed June 03, 2015
Kathy and family I'm so sorry to hear of your loss of your mother. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers in this of sorrow .