Bennie Lee Long

December 17, 1958 ~ September 5, 2021 (age 62)


Bennie Lee Long, 62, of Ridgely, Tennessee died on Sunday, September 5, 2021, at West Tennessee Healthcare-Dyersburg Hospital in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Born Wednesday, December 17, 1958 in Dyersburg, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Huey P. Long and  Lucille Hamm  Long. He was the owner of Water'N Hole Bar in Ridgely, Tennessee.

Funeral services for Mr. Long will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday, September 9, 2021 in the Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Officiating this service will be Mr. Tom Butler. Interment will follow in Yorkville Cemetery in Yorkville, Tennessee. Visitation will be Thursday from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.

His is survived by his wife, Stella Miller Long of Ridgely, Tennessee; one son, Lafe Long (Suzanne) of Finley, Tennessee; two daughters, Emma Claire Long of Ridgely, Tennessee and Michelle Long of Dyersburg, Tennessee; his mother, Lucille Hamm Long of Dyersburg, Tennessee; three sisters, Kathy Long of Dyersburg, Tennessee, Laura Rasberry (Mark) of Jackson, Tennessee and Angela Poe (Brian) of Milan, Tennessee; his mother-in-law, Sandra Miller of Newbern, Tennessee and two grandchildren, Zoey Haycraft and Zane Long.

He was preceded in death by his father, Huey P. Long.

Honoring Mr. Long as pallbearers will be Rick Burton, Tim Boyd, W. C. Hollandsworth, Steve Peery, Tony Marotti, Roy Patterson and Cotton Brewer. Honorary pallbearers will be Louie Rodriguez and Bubba Henson.

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Funeral Service
September 9, 2021

1:00 PM
Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home
239 East Main Street
Newbern, TN 38059

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