Marcus Robert Longbottom, 89, was reunited with his beloved wife, Christine, in the arms of our Savior on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at his home. Funeral: 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Mount Olivet Chapel. Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Mount Olivet Funeral Home. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made in honor of Marcus to Community Hospice. Marcus was born Oct. 21, 1923, in Justin. During World War II
, he served in the U.S. Navy
as a Seabee. He retired from the city of Fort Worth on Dec. 29, 1988. Survivors: Daughter, Donna Overly and husband, Dean; son, John Longbottom and wife, Margaret; daughter, Joyce Dressel and husband, Richard; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.