Patricia J. Long
February 24, 1946 – August 4, 2018
Mrs. Patricia Joe Long, age 72 of Attalla passed away peacefully on Saturday August 4, 2018. Her family will receive friends for visitation on Friday evening at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Attalla from 5 to 7 P.M. There will be no public funeral service- According to Pat’s wishes, she will be cremated and a private scattering ceremony will be held by her loved ones at a later date. Pat spent the majority of her working career as a Registered Nurse, caring for patients in many local nursing homes, hospitals and dialysis locations. A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she was the rock of the family and will be greatly missed. Pat was happiest in the peace and quiet of her home amongst her loved ones and pets. In honor of her love for all creatures great and small, the family asks that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to the Etowah County Humane Society or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in memory of Pat. She leaves behind; Her loving husband of fifty-six years, Wayne Long. Sister, Brenda Watwood. Sons- Barry (Shelly) Long, Scott (Lisa) Long and Bruce (Beth) Long. Daughters- Kelly (Jeff) Ford and Kim (Dewayne) Walker. Grandchildren; Dustin (Karla) Long, Colton Long, Jordan (Hannah) Long, Dalton Long, Zachary Long, Ashlie Long, Joshua Long, Kayleigh Hoda, Justin Long, Cain (Lia) Harbin, Leah Harbin, Nathan (Elizabeth) Ford, Tyler (Alyssa) Ford, Ryan (Danielle) Roden, Ethan McMullins, and Rachael McMullins. And great grandchildren; Emma and Judah Long, Branson Viars, Jude Ford, Riley Roden, and Olivia Ford.
Patricia J. Long
August 7, 2018
My mother was my world and the rock of our family. She was always there for me. I love you mother more than you will ever know and I will miss you so much. I would give anything to have you back but I will see you again and have fun playing with Max. I love you mother!!!