Eugene Long, 81 of Long Bottom, passed away at 11:18 p.m. on March 1, 2018 in the Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis. Born September 11, 1936 he was the son of the late Golda Singer Long Krackomberger and Samuel Long.
He was a carpenter and a member of the Pomeroy Carpenter Local #650, a former Lebanon Township trustee, and a member of the Shade River Lodge # 453 Free and Accepted Masons, of Ohio.
He is survived by his wife Viola Brewer Long whom he married on November 5, 1979 in Long Bottom, his sons, Dennis (Brenda) Long, and Steve (Teresa) Fitch, both of Long Bottom, a daughter, Annette (Dave) Vance, of Portland. Grandchildren, Bethany Vance, Joy Fitch, Eugene Long, Billie Jo Long, Amy Boggs, Andrea, Owens, Jamie Burdette, Jessica Hamrick, and Steven Burdette, and several great-grandchildren. A sister, Mary (Jim) Pellingro, of Chester, special friends, Joe and Ruth Congo, and numerous nieces and nephews also survive.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his step-father, William Krackomberger, a son, Bill Long, sister, Pearl Rayburn, and brothers, Elson Long, and William Krackomberger, Jr.
There will be no calling hours nor funeral services. Interment will be at the convenience of the family in the Stiversville Cemetery. The Cremeens-King Funeral Home, of Racine, is entrusted with the arrangements.