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Thomas "Wayne" Long

August 30, 1928 July 8, 2019
Thomas "Wayne" Long
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Thomas “Wayne” Long was born on August 30, 1928 in Sullivan, Missouri, the son of Daniel I. Long and Amelia J. (Benson) Long. He grew up and attended Sullivan Schools and graduated in 1946 as President of his class.

Wayne was married to Joan Christian on October 2, 1948 and they were blessed with three children: Karen, Douglas and Mark. As a young man, he worked at Wallick Cleaners and then worked at Ramsey Corporation until 1955 when he moved his family to Concord, California. He then worked for Pacific Gas and Electric until 1982 when he returned to Sullivan. Wayne was a member of First Baptist Church of Sullivan.

Wayne was well known in the area for his bubbly and humorous personality. He will be greatly missed.

Wayne is survived by three children: Karen Ray and husband, David, of Springfield, MO, Douglas Long and wife, Lisa, of Portland, OR, and Mark Long and wife, Stacie, of Antioch, CA; his sister, Pat Thomas of Ballwin, MO; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; nieces & nephews and many friends; and his special friend, Shirley Summers.

Wayne donated his body to Washington University School of Medicine. Therefore, a Celebration of Life will be held at the First Baptist Church of Sullivan on August 3, 2019 at 11:00 AM. Wayne's family will receive friends from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, Mid-Ozark CASA, or a charity of your choice. Thank you

All arrangements were under the care of the Eaton Funeral Home of Sullivan, MO.


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Saturday

3

Aug

10:00 AM 8/3/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 8/3/2019 11:00:00 AM
First Baptist Church

22 E. Vine Street
Sullivan, MO 63080

First Baptist Church
22 E. Vine Street Sullivan 63080 MO
United States

Celebration of Life Gathering

Saturday

3

Aug

11:00 AM 8/3/2019 11:00:00 AM
First Baptist Church

22 E. Vine Street
Sullivan, MO 63080

First Baptist Church
22 E. Vine Street Sullivan 63080 MO
United States

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Mid-Ozark CASA

PO Box 260
412 N Franklin
Cuba, MO 65453

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First Baptist Church

22 E. Vine Street
Sullivan, MO 63080
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