Jerry Douglas Long, 63, of Buna, Texas died Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral services were 2:00 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, at Central Baptist Church in Buna with burial at Antioch Cemetery in Buna. Services were under the directions of Adams EE Stringer Funeral Home in Buna. A native of Wharton, Texas he had lived in Buna35 years and was a draftsman supervisor with Exxon-Mobil. He was also a U.S. Navy
veteran of the Vietnam War
. Survivors include his wife, Betty Gail Long of Buna; his children, Joel Long of Beaumont, Brande Long of Silsbee, and Daylon Long and wife Shalina of Lumberton; a brother, Boyed Long and wife Debbie of Sour Lake; and 3 grandchildren, Marcus Brown, Raeleigh Long, and Ryan Jones. Memorial contributions may be made to Central Baptist Church, Buna, Texas.