Boyzy Cornelius Long
January 4, 1939 – December 4, 2018
Boyzy Cornelius Long, age 79, passed away on December 4, 2018. He was a devoted husband to his wife Ramona Elizabeth Long. Born in in Cleveland, OH, on January 4, 1939, he was one of two sons born to the late Laura Jones and Boyzy C. Long Sr. He also is the cherished brother of the late Clinton Long.
He entered the The United States Marine Corps where he rose in rank to Captain and proudly served his country during the Vietnam War. Following his retirement from the US Marine Corps, Boyzy worked for most of his life as a successful entrepreneur.
He will be honored by many for his dedication to those he served throughout the years. Boyzy enjoyed golf and reading as his favorite hobbies. Boyzy leaves behind his beloved wife Ramona, son Byron Cornelius Long, step-daughters Dana Brown and Lisa Alexander, step-grandchildren Tenika Langston and Dominique Alexander along with a host of cousins and friends.
A memorial to celebrate his life will be held at 2:00pm on Friday January 4, 2019 at The Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery located at 2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75211.
- Committal Service Friday, January 4, 2019