Grady Ralph Long
1932 - 2021
October 19, 1932
February 16, 2021
Long, Grady Ralph

October 19, 1932 - February 16, 2021

Jonesville – Grady Ralph Long, 88, passed away Tuesday, February 16, 2021. He was born October 19, 1932 in Yadkin County to the late Ralph and Nellie Hall Long. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a sister, Marie Brendle; brother, Harold Long. Surviving is his wife, Peggy Smith Long; son, Ralph Daniel (Janie) Long; grandchildren, Josiah Long, Julianne Long; sister-in-law, Carolyn Long; and other family members. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date. Memorials can be made to Boonville United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 178, Boonville, NC 27011, or Rincon United Methodist Church, 107 Savannah Ave., Rincon, GA 31326, or Children's Home Society, P.O. Box 14608, Greensboro, NC 27415. Gentry Family Funeral Service in Yadkinville is serving the Long family. Online condolences can be made at

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5108 US Hwy 601, Yadkinville, NC 27055
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Grady Ralph was our mailman for years when I was growing up on Richmond Hill Church Rd. He was a good friend to my family all those years. You all are in our prayers.
LeAnn Mounce Doub
February 21, 2021
Our love and prayers are with you all as precious memories flood your soul of all the happy times together. We are so very sorry.
Richard and Elaine Mathis Poindexter
February 20, 2021
Peggy and family, I am so sorry to hear of Grady Ralph's death. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time.
Shelby Bauguess
February 20, 2021
Peggy, We are so very sorry!! Love & Prayers for you & your family! (Lowell & Faye)
Lowell/Faye Vestal
February 19, 2021
Mere words can’t express the sadness we have in our hearts in the passing of this dear man. We have known Grady and Peggy for well over 30 years and refer to them a second parents! We love you Peggy and will miss Grady tremendously. God bless you during this difficult time.
Bobby Stone
February 19, 2021
So sorry for your loss. He was a real good friend to my dad, Leon Casstevens.
Tracy C. Matthews
February 19, 2021