Hunt County, TX, Obit

Submitted by Gena Forsyth

Cemeteries of Tx: Norm Mayfield


Greenville Herald Banner 1-14-1998

Kanova Long

WOLFE CITY - Kanova Lee Long, 76, of Wolfe City, died Monday at Medical City Hospital in Dallas. Funeral services are at R.W. Owens & Son Funeral Home in Wolfe City with Bishop Steven Anderson, Bishop Frank Ross and Murl Garrett officiating. Burial will be in Mount Carmel Cemetery.

She was born in Knox County on Dec. 3, 1921 to William Thomas and Fannie Lou Loper. She married Billy W. Long in Bakersfield, Calif., on Feb. 5, 1982. She was a retired cosmetologist. Mrs. Long was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Surviving are her husband of Wolfe City; a son, Banny B. Cochran of Augusta, Ga.; one stepson, Kevin Long of Grand Prairie; two sisters, Pat Moffet of Snyder and Oma Jones of Garland; four brothers, William Loper of Odessa, Clarence Loper of Bakersfield, Calif., Dorman Loper of La Grange and Darrell Loper of Bakersfield, Calif.; three granddaughters and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Sherrill Hicks, Shelley Thornton, Mickey Money, Sonny Davidson, Louie Bill Robinson, Johnny Davis and Denny Dry.

Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.