Sarah F. Long

Published 3:48 pm Saturday, April 13, 2019

FRANKLIN — Sarah Fowler Long, 74, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019, in Consulate Health Care of Windsor.

Sarah F. Long

A native of Franklin, she was a daughter of the late Johnie and Virginia Worrell Fowler, and was also predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Robert James “Jimmy” Long; and a brother, Johnny Fowler.

Mrs. Long was a 1963 graduate of Franklin High School, and was a retired bookkeeper from Drake Tire after 37 years of service.

She was a member of Black Creek Baptist Church and enjoyed gardening.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Shannon Denise Long; a grandson, Michael Justus; three sisters, Faye Vinson (Carlton) of Franklin; Mary Elizabeth Marshall of Suffolk; and Martha Ann Lander of Mechanicsville; two brothers, William Henry Fowler (Becky) and Lawson Worrell Fowler, both of Franklin.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 16, in Wright Funeral Home with Drew Dunn officiating. Burial will follow in Southampton Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. in the funeral home.