Lynwood Long

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RINCON - Lynwood Long, 79, passed away Nov. 4, 2018 .at Memorial Health.
The Effingham County native was a member of Turkey Branch Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, sang in the choir and served as Sunday school superintendent. He retired from CSX Railroad after 40 years and then worked part time at Edwards Interiors. He loved watching NASCAR races.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Marvin and Mary Elizabeth Roney Long; and siblings, Edward, James, Sylvester, Irene, Theo and Donald.
Survivors include his wife, Betty W. Long; daughters, Denise Edwards (Doug) and Kimberly Fisher (John); siblings, Ouida Hammock, Rebena Brower, Mildred Coleman (George) and Evelyn Jaudon (DeCardeau); and a number of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 7, 2018, at Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral HOme..
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Nov. 8, 2018, at Turkey Branch Baptist Church. Mr. Long will lie in state from 2 p.m.
Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Remembrances may be given to Turkey Branch Baptist Church, c/o Chris Anderson, 1863 Ga. Hwy 119 South, Guyton, Ga. 31312.
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home, Effingham Chapel. 754-6421
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Effingham Chapel - Rincon
2460 Highway 21 South
Rincon, GA 31326
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Published in Effingham Herald from Nov. 7 to Nov. 13, 2018