Friday, September 7, 2018

Ossie Hayes Long

Mrs. Ossie Hayes Long, 88, passed away on Thursday, September 06, 2018, at her home in Louisville. 

Mrs. Long was born December 28, 1929, in Louisville, MS. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Paul “Peter” Long; two daughters, Judy Marie Williamson and Rebecca Joy Grayson; a grandson, Michael Edwards; her parents, Eva and James Vernon Yarbrough; and two brothers, Rev. James Yarbrough and Richard Yarbrough.

She is survived by her sisters, Ann Ward, Pearl Daniels, Algie McCullough, Clara Mae Hemphill, and Yvonne Clark; her brothers, Harold Yarbrough, Thaddis Yarbrough, Freddie Yarbrough, John Yarbrough, and Dwayne Ray; four grandchildren, Shawn Edwards, Josh Edwards, Ben Matthews, and Megan Hartness; and her great grandchildren, Layla & Wesley Matthews, Ethan Edwards, Paige Edwards, Christopher Edwards, and Walker and Wilder Hartness.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.