Funeral   services    for    Mrs.   Wanda   L.   Long,   69,    of
Gainesboro,  Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  1 P.M.  on  Monday,
February  15, 2016  at  Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro.    Burial  will  follow  in  the  John  L.  Clark
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone Community of Jackson County,
Tennessee.
      
   The  family   will   receive  friends  from  1 P.M. to 5 P.M.   on
Sunday, February 14, 2016, and from 11 A.M. until  the  service
at 1 P.M. on Monday, February 15.

   Wanda  lived  in  the   Cubb   Creek  community  of  Jackson
County  and  passed away on February 12, 2016, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center.

   She   was   born  on  May  28,  1946,  in   Jackson    County,
Tennessee, to the  late  Cordell Hull Hix  and  Opal Swezea Hix.  
On  April  27, 1964, she was married to Jack W. Long, Sr.,  who
preceded her in death by seven days.    She was retired after a
career  with  the  USDA Farm Services Agency    (serving in the
Sparta and Livingston offices) and Montgomery Electric Co.  (in
Gainesboro).  Mrs. Long was a member of the Wartrace  United
Methodist Church.
      
   Survivors include one daughter, Tonya J. Long of San  Jose,
California; one son, Jack (Sue) Long   and   grandsons Jackson
and   John   of   Lewisburg,   Tennessee;  one  brother,   Bobby
(Brenda) Hix   of   Rickman, Tennessee;   and   special   friends
Ronnie  and  Gail  Long  of  Gainesboro,  Tennessee.      Other
relatives and many friends also survive.

   Brother Jeff Burton will officiate at the services.
      
   In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may  be  made  to  the
American Diabetes Association by contacting the funeral home.
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