Mrs. Louise Josephine Long, 83, of Austin, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2007 at Christopher House Hospice. Mrs. Long was born Feb. 16, 1923 to John and Lucille Airheart Jones in Austin. She was married to J.W. Long on Feb. 17, 1940, who preceded her in death. She worked many years at Tracor Aerospace as an industrial clerk before retiring. She belonged to the o
rganization “Eastern Star.”
She is survived by one child, Wanda Long of Austin; 38 grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and 15 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, John Daniel Long. Graveside services were held at 10:00 p.m., Friday, Feb. 9, 2007 at Cook Walden Capital Parks Cemetery in Pflugerville, Texas with Reverend Mark Weaver of New Hope Weselyan Church. All funeral arrangements were with Eeds Funeral Home, 408 South Main Street, Lockhart, Texas. (512)376-2343.