Joe Long of Kenova

Joe Long, 82, of Kenova, WV died Saturday, February 12, 2011 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington, WV. He was born November 11, 1928 in Mingo County, WV a son of the late William and Ida Maggard Long. Joe was a retired timekeeper for Houdailles Industries. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Kenova and a graduate of Ceredo-Kenova High School. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers. Joe is survived by his wife, Louella M. Long; one son, Robert Long; one sister and brother-in-law, Mary Lee “Myrt” and Fritz Leichner of Huntington, WV; two grandchildren Sara and Robert Crosby and Chris and Sandy Long all of St. Cloud, FL; seven great grandchildren and three sisters-in-law. There will be no services. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova, WV is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at