Cora Sue Long

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Cora Sue Long, 78, of Springville, passed away at 8:14 a.m. Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at Garden Villa of Bloomington.

Born Oct. 5, 1934 in Bloomfield, she was the daughter of Harley and Anna Vesta (Blevins) Anderson.

She retired from GE in Bloomington as an inspector and was a member of the Bethel Christian Church.

Surviving relatives include: four daughters, Connie Padgett (Theo Brown) of Springville, Debbie Drake (Keith May) of Owensburg, Carla Sarris of Stanford and Valerie Mobley (Danny) of Bloomington; one son, Steve Long (Margie) of Bedford; two sister-in-laws, Helen Anderson of Lyons and Sharron Allen (John) of Bedford; one brother-in-law, Kenny Long of Kentucky; special friend, Bill Hirth of Springville; twelve grandchildren and twenty-two great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer M. Long on March 4, 2003; three brothers; three sisters; an infant son; and her parents.

Funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 9 at the Bethel Christian Church, with Rev. Dave Self officiating. Interment will follow in Dishman Cemetery near Owensburg.

Public visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and one hour prior to the service Saturday at Bethel Christian Church.

The family asks that all memorial contributions be made to the Bethel Christian Church.

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