@ DiscoverDade.com


Melva J. Long, age 83, of Bryant, AL passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2018 surrounded by her family. She was a member of the Sand Mountain United Methodist Church and active in UMW.

Preceded in death by her parents James and Eula Britt Estes; brother James H. Estes, Jr.

Surviving include her loving husband of 64 years Alfred L. “Von” Long of Bryant, AL; son Ronald Long (Anna Greene) of Bryant, AL; daughter Diana (Johnny) Gray of New Salem, GA; son Jerry Wayne (Lynne) Long of Villa Rica, GA; grandchildren Jimmy (Tiffany) Long, Lauren (Seth) Anderton, Katie Long, Leanna (Andrew) Marshall, and Hanna (Chad) Williams; nine great-grandchildren; sister Glenda Scott; several nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Mrs. Long’s life will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, October 27, 2018 in the chapel of Ryan Funeral Home. The family will receive friend one hour prior to the service of Ryan Funeral Home, Trenton, GA.

Share your thoughts and memories at www.ryanfuneralhome.net.