MARY E. LONG
On Thursday, April 24, 2014, Mary Ellen Long, of Dumfries VA went on to be with the Lord. She is the beloved and devoted wife of Lt Colonel (Ret.)/Elder John Long, Sr.; mother of Vincent Atkins, Erick (Diane) McKinley, the late James (Christine) Givens, Cassandra (Marvin) Hart, John Long Jr.(Airica), Chris (Cashanna) Long, Marcus Long, Joseph (Nicole) Long, Javis Long, and Larose. Also survived by her mother, Alberta Williams; her brothers, James (Betty) Allen, Tommy Allen (deceased), Elder Michael Dale (Lilly) Price, Rev. Ralph (Betty - deceased) Price and Bobby Joe (Mercia) Major; her sisters, Geneva Major Cain, Evelyn (Joe) Brown, Gwendolyn (Rev. Doyle) Bennett, Rev. Diane (Rev. Eddie) Thompson, Rev. Hattie (Rev. Carl) Franklin and Anita (Derrick) Warren; 16 grandchildren, and one great grandchild.
The family will receive friends at Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home, 4143 Dale Blvd., Dale City VA 22193 on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday morning, 10 a.m. to noon. A life celebration service will be celebrated on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Quantico Marine Base Chapel, Embry Loop, Quantico VA at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Stafford Memorial Park, 154 Shelton Shop Rd., Stafford, VA. Repast will follow the interment at Quantico at Ramada Inn, 4316 Inn Street, Triangle, VA 22172.