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Long - Joseph H.

Source: 19 May 1942 -Crawfordsville Journal - Review

Ladoga, May 18- Joseph H. Long Dies at Ladoga-Retired Farmer had been in Failing Health for Several Years-  Ladoga, May 18- Joseph Henry Long died Monday night at 6 o'clock  at his home here. Serious illness for the last ten days, brought  on by failing health the past several years, resulted in death.  Mr. Long was born in Virginia, March 22, 1862, the son of Wilburn  and Jane Haines Long. He married Miss Lucy Conkright in Mt.  Sterling, KY. A retired farmer he had lived in the Ladoga  community for the past fourty years. The first wife died several  years ago and in June, 1924, he married Alice Sperry of Ladoga  Mr. Long was a member of the Ladoga Christian Church. Surviving  besides the widow, are nine children, Wilburn, Harry, Isham, and  Harvey of Ladoga, and Samuel of Lansign, Mich.; Mrs. Dorothy Weir  of Linnsburg, Mrs. Mary Moore of Dalesville, Mrs. James Gifford  of Richmond, and Mrs. George Hall of Detroit, Mich.; three  sisters, fifty- five grandchildren, and a large number of nieces  and nephews. Funeral services will be held in the Ladoga  Christian Church at 2 o'clock Thursday afternoon. Burial will be  made in the Ladoga Cemetery. The body will lie in state at the  church for one hour previous to the main services. Friends may  call at the home on Wednesday or Thursday.
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