Betty Jane Long Obituary
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Betty Jane Hollis (Hollis) Long

April 5, 1927 - April 4, 2014
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BETTY HOLLIS LONG WENT HOME TO JESUS ON THE NIGHT OF APRIL 4TH, JUST HOURS SHORT OF HER 87TH BIRTHDAY. BORN ON APRIL 5TH IN ALBANY, GA. TO ROBERT EMANUEL HOLLIS SR. AND AVA DELL LONG HOLLIS, SHE WAS RAISED IN SAVANNAH AND WORKED ON THE LIBERTY SHIPS AT SAVANNAH SHIP YARD AS A PATTERN LAYOUT PERSON IN HER TEENS. BETTY MARRIED HOMER LONG ON JUNE 30TH 1945. THEY MOVED TO POOLER IN 1952, AND HAD 3 SONS. MOVING TO GARDEN CITY ON APRIL 5TH 2004. SHE CONTINUED TO ENJOY PLANTING FLOWERS AND COOKING FOR FAMILY GATHERINGS UNTIL HER HEALTH FAULTERED. SHE IS PREDEACED BY HER PARENTS,HUSBAND AND TWO BROTHERS ROBERT EMAUNEL HOLLIS JR.(PETE),...
BETTY HOLLIS LONG WENT HOME TO JESUS ON THE NIGHT OF APRIL 4TH, JUST HOURS SHORT OF HER 87TH BIRTHDAY.

BORN ON APRIL 5TH IN ALBANY, GA. TO ROBERT EMANUEL HOLLIS SR. AND AVA DELL LONG HOLLIS, SHE WAS RAISED IN SAVANNAH AND WORKED ON THE LIBERTY SHIPS AT SAVANNAH SHIP YARD AS A PATTERN LAYOUT PERSON IN HER TEENS.

BETTY MARRIED HOMER LONG ON JUNE 30TH 1945. THEY MOVED TO POOLER IN 1952, AND HAD 3 SONS. MOVING TO GARDEN CITY ON APRIL 5TH 2004. SHE CONTINUED TO ENJOY PLANTING FLOWERS AND COOKING FOR FAMILY GATHERINGS UNTIL HER HEALTH FAULTERED.

SHE IS PREDEACED BY HER PARENTS,HUSBAND AND TWO BROTHERS ROBERT EMAUNEL HOLLIS JR.(PETE), BENJAMIN FRANKLIN HOLLIS SR.(FRANK) AND SON JERRY CRAIG LONG.

BETTY IS SURVIVED BY TWO SONS, HERB LONG OF REIDSVILLE, GA. AND CRAIG LONG OF GARDEN CITY. TWO GRANDDAUGHTERS, HOLLY HENDERSON(ROBERT) OF SAVANNAH AND CARLA RATHER(TYLER)
OF HERMOSA BEACH, CA. FOUR GREAT GRAND CHILDREN HALEY, BRAD, JOHN, AND HANNAH HENDERSON OF SAVANNAH. ALSO CLOSE NIECES AND NEPHEWS SHELIA ARNSDORFF(HANK), BEN HOLLIS(ANGLEA), GEORGE LONG(LINDA), MARY LONG, WYLEEN LONG, CAROLYN MAGGI, SHERRI THOMPSON, MIKE, DAVID, AND ALLAN HOLLIS AND THERE FAMILES (DAUGHTER IN-LAWS) VALERIE MC NAIR AND LAURIE LAWRENCE AND OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS.

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"Betty and I talked not long ago and she told me I am still her sister-in-law. We both said that to each other. I remember her cooking for holidays. The food..." LaVerne Hollis (Savannah, GA)

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