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Dorothy Long
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Graveside memorial services for Dorothy Irvin Long, 87, of Cornelia, were conducted at 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 25, at Yonah Memorial Gardens in Demorest with the Rev. Mickey Umbehant officiating.

Mrs. Long died Wednesday, Aug. 20, at Habersham Medical Center.

Born Jan. 31, 1927, in Skitts Mountain, she was the daughter of the late Edwin and Mellie Satterfield Irvin. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Clifton Long Sr.; sons, Ray Clifton Long, Wilburn C. “Wayne” Long and William C. “Billy” Long Jr.; and one grandchild.

Mrs. Long was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by sons, Bobby Long and Kathy of Alto, Robert Irvin and Vickie of Dahlonega; daughters, Elaine Canady of Toccoa, Doris Batson and Chester of Banks County, Teresa Wade and Buster of Cornelia; 10 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Strickland Funeral Home - Lavonia Chapel was in charge of arrangements.