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Westview Memorial Park
Saturday September 17th, 2022

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James Harold Long


James Harold Long




James Harold Long, age 86, of Laurens, and husband of the late Frances Inez Gresham Long, passed away on Monday, September 12, 2022, at McCall Hospice House.


Born in Newberry, he was a son of the late E.T. and Ida Mae Wallenzine Long. James was a member of Holly Grove Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and retired from Milliken. He also loved fishing.


Surviving are his daughter, Judith Murphy; grandchildren, James Callahan, Kimberly C. Wix, Jonathan Callahan, Justin Long and Cody Campbell; and a great-grandson, Parker Wix.


In addition to his wife and parents, he was predeceased by a daughter, Kathryn “Vondi” Callahan; a brother, William Talmadge Long; and sisters, Dorothy Humphries and Evelyn Walsh.


A graveside service with Military Honors will be held at 11:00AM, on Saturday, September 17, 2022, at Westview Memorial Park conducted by Rev. Eric Clayton.


The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at the cemetery immediately following the service.


Memorials may be made to Open Arms Hospice, 1836 W. Georgia Road, Simpsonville, SC 29680.


Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.



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A candle was lit in memory of James Long

MICHAEL LONG Sep 24 2022 1:20 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Long

Lora Ann Campbell Sep 17 2022 11:41 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Long

Erika hall Sep 17 2022 10:11 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Long

Robert Craig Sep 16 2022 10:04 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Long

Judith murphy Sep 16 2022 2:12 PM

I wish I could have been there and his last moments but you know I was hindered by other family members that was trying to keep me away, I wanted to hold your hand and be there with you resting place Daddy

Judy murphy Sep 15 2022 8:30 AM

RIP Harold. I will always remember you.

Kathy williams Sep 14 2022 2:01 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Long

Kathy Williams Sep 14 2022 1:42 AM

Mr James was a member of the same church as I. He was soft spoken man. Prayers for the Family and Friends. He will be dearly missed. May God give you strength and comfort at this time. God Bless sent with love ❤️

Edna Williams Sep 13 2022 8:18 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Long

KRISTA WIX Sep 13 2022 7:13 PM

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