Funeral services for Hazel Cox Long, age 89, of Downsville, LA., were at 3 p.m. Monday, April 9, 2012 at Holmesville Baptist Church in Downsville. Officiating the service was Rev. Jerry Whitman. Interment followed in Holmesville Cemetery under direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Farmerville, LA.
Hazel was born on June 30, 1922 in Downsville, LA., and passed away on April 6, 2012 in West Monroe, LA.
She was a member of Holmesville Baptist Church in Dowsnville.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jessie E. Long, sons, Billy Wayne Long, Elzie C. Long, and grand-daughter, Allyson Lynn Long.
Survivors include her two sons, Johnny M. Long of Downsville, LA; Richard Lynn Long of Downsville, LA; two grandsons, Stephen Wayne Long, and David B. Long, one great-grandchild, and one brother T.W. Cox of West Monroe, LA.
Visitation was held Monday, April 9, 2012 from 1:00 P.M. till time of service at the church.