Barry Kent Long, Sr, age 78 passed away peacefully on August 13, 2022, after a long battle with cancer. Born September 27, 1943; King, NC to the late Launie and Inez Long.
Barry is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Linda Parker, son Kent (Brianna) and daughter Leah (Jeff), grandson Keaton, three granddaughters, McKinley, Katelyn and Kelsey, and sister, Doris Long Moore. He was proceeded in death by his older brother, Billy Carson Long.
He proudly served in the Army, and faithfully served Poplar Springs Church of Christ in King, NC and Southeast Christian Church in Murray, UT. He was employed by General Motors for 37 years. He enjoyed spending time with his beloved Grandchildren, riding horses, flying radio control airplanes, and tinkering in his home “hobby shop.”
A memorial service will be held in Barry’s honor on Saturday, August 20 at 11:00AM, at Southeast Christian Church, 1881 East Vine St, Murray, UT 84121.