Nellie M. Long

POQUOSON - Nellie M. Long, 92, of Poquoson, formerly of Newport News, was called home to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at Riverside Hospital. She was born on December 31, 1920 in Albemarle Co, Va. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, L.B. Long. Nellie is survived by her daughters, Carol Farmer and Ruth Hudson (Larry); grandchildren, Michael Kent Holcomb, Beth Abbott (Dave), Deanna Mathis (Steven), and Zoe Holcomb; great grandchildren, Liam, Gabriel, Emma, Jacob and A.J. The family will receive friends on Wed., February 6, from 7 to 8 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thurs., February 7 at Emmaus Baptist Church in Poquoson, officiated by Rev. Dan Cromer, with burial to follow at Peninsula Memorial Park. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Emmaus Baptist Church Building Fund.

Published in Daily Press on Feb. 5, 2013