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Norma A. Long

August 9, 1926 March 20, 2018
Norma A. Long
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Obituary for Norma A. Long

Norma A. Long, 91, of Herrin, passed away 5:10 a.m. Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at Shawnee Christian Nursing Center in Herrin.
Norma was a retired inspector for Olin’s and had formerly worked for Norge, Allen Industries and Sangamo Electric.
She was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Herrin.
Norma was born August 9, 1926 in Clifford, IL to Ira A. and Anna Marie (Brandon) Williams.
Norma was married to Elbert “Ebbie” Long on October 27, 1945 in Herrin, IL. He preceded her in death on May 25, 1995.
Surviving are, son Tracey L. Long of Crescent City, CA; two grandchildren, Tracy L. and Jack Groves of Herrin, Christopher McBride of East Alton; two great grandchildren, Logan Groves and Camden Groves both of Herrin; brother and sister-in-law, James “Bud” and Jean Williams of Clifford; two sisters-in-law, Dolores Long of Herrin, Marcella Long of Marion; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Marion and Jo Ann Long of Lake of Egypt and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; son, Eddie Long; parents; sister, Naomi Crespi; two sisters-in-law, Julia Clark, Mary Miller and a brother-in-law, Leon Long.
Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Egyptian Memorial Gardens in Energy with Rev. Ralph Brandon officiating. There will be no public visitation.
The family of Norma Long wish to extend their sincere thanks to the staff, nurse's and C.N.A.'s at Shawnee Christian Nursing Center for the excellent care and concern provided to her and her family. Your kindness has not gone unnoticed and is truly appreciated. It is comforting to know she was surrounded by so much love.

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2:00 PM 3/21/2018 2:00:00 PM
Egyptian Memorial Gardens

Route 148
Herrin, IL 62948

Egyptian Memorial Gardens
Route 148 Herrin 62948 IL
United States

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Egyptian Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

Route 148
Herrin, IL 62948

Route 148 Herrin 62948 IL
United States

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