DELMER 'MILES' LONG
Delmer "Miles" Long, 49, of Leesville, passed from this life on Sept. 25, 2013 at his home. Mr. Long was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and son. He served in the United States Army
, and had tours in Iraq and Desert Storm.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Susan Long; son, Allen Beecher and wife Kim of Smiths, Ala.; daughter, Julia Johnson and husband Aaron of DeRidder; mother, Antoinette Long of East Vandergrift; brothers, Randy Long of East Vandergrift, and Victor Poisontete and wife Sue of Long Island, N.Y.; brother-in-law, Curtis Dunagan of Albany, N.Y.; and grandchildren, Gary Allen Beecher, Preston Beecher, Joshua Hickman, and Lillian Johnson. He was preceded in death by his father, James Long.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Sept. 29 at Myers-Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Sept. 30 at the Central Louisiana Veterans Cemetery in Leesville.
Words of comfort may be shared at myers-colonialfuneralhome.com.