Mary Ellen Shropshire Long


LONG, MRS. ELLEN aged 64, died at an early hour yesterday morning at the residence, 1207 Duncan Avenue.  Mrs. Long was a member of the Avondale Baptist church.  She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Emma Mason, of this city, and Mrs. Edith Kelly, of Birmingham; two sons, Elbert and Andy Long, of this city; five sisters, Mrs. Jack Smallon, Mrs. Lula Pearson, Mrs. Josie Michaels, all of this city;  Mrs. Addie Hixon, and Mrs. Charley McDaniel of Harrison.  Funeral services will be held this afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Avondale Baptist church, the Rev D. B. Bowers officiating.  Interment will follow in the Sylar cemetery, north of Ooltewah.  Pallbearers will be Harry Hodge, Sam Wade, Pierce Austin, Charles Ray, Edward Wolfe and Mitchell Smith.  Arrangements are in charge of Coulter's. 
The Chattanooga Times,  August 25, 1928.

Submitted by Phebe Morgan