Mr. James “Phillip” Long, age 72 of Ellijay, GA, passed on Friday, April 26th, 2019 at his residence.
Mr. Long was born on January 12th, 1947 to his late parents, James M. Long and Ruby Bryant Long. Phillip served his country honorably in the United States Marine Corps in the Vietnam War. He was also a member of the Macedonia Baptist Church in Ellijay.
Funeral Services will be held at 4:00pm on Sunday, April 28th, 2019 from the Logan Funeral Home Pavilion with Rev. Larry Waddell and Rev. John Reece officiating, music and vocals will be by Regina and Reggie Mathis. Military rites will be performed by the North Georgia Honor Guard. Graveside interment will follow in the Faith Chapel Church of God of Prophecy Cemetery with Jim Long, Jerry Long, Tim Long, Larry Mullinax, Anthony Mullinax, Billy Bramlett, and Tommy Sanford all serving as pallbearers.
He is survived by his life companion, Anita Elaine Aaron of Ellijay, GA; daughters and son-in-law, Vicki and Steve McDonald of Little Rock, AR and Jamie Jones Dupree of Ellijay, GA; 7 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Lillian Long Champion of Ellijay, GA.
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 11:00am until the service hour of 4:00pm at the Logan Funeral Home.