Mary Ruth Long PDF Print E-mail

Mary Ruth Boland Long, 94, of Prosperity, widow of James Leland Long, died Saturday, October 5, 2019 at J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home.

Born on October 11, 1924 in Chapin, she was a daughter of the late Dewitt Charles and Mary Eula Frick Boland. She was retired from General Electric and was a devoted church member of Mt. Tabor Lutheran Church. Mrs. Long was a member of WELCA, the Young at Heart and a former Sunday School teacher.

She is survived by sons, Kenny (Johnsie) Long, Don (Debbie) Long and Roger (Barbara) Long all of Prosperity; a brother, John Boland of Little Mountain; ten grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a daughter, Rosemary Metts, a granddaughter, Pamela Bass and her siblings, Everett Boland, Virgil Boland, Rosalyn Boland Fulmer and Edith Boland Bedenbaugh

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Monday, October 7, 2019 at Mt. Tabor Lutheran Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service. Memorials may be made to Mt. Tabor Lutheran Church, 816 Mt. Tabor Road, Little Mountain, SC 29075.

Active pallbearers will be Ken Long, Lee Long, Daniel Long, Eddie Long, Josh Sanders and Michael Hipp.



#10 Wesley/Helen Griffin 2019-10-08 07:37
Our prayers are all we can offer at this time. May she go with God. May God provide the comfort and peace that only He is able.
#9 Sebrena L Matthews 2019-10-07 07:31
Thoughts and prayers to all of you at this time. "Miss Mary Ruth" was so sweet and precious. She lived a good life!
#8 Rhonda Lindler 2019-10-06 15:35
She will be greatly missed. Such a kind sweet lady.You are in my thoughts and prayers.
#7 Glenn Kunkle 2019-10-06 12:21
You all have my deepest sympathy at this sad time. May God's love give you comfort.
#6 Jimmy Dawkins 2019-10-06 09:37
Sorry to hear about Mrs. Mary Ruth. Prayers and love during this difficult time. Cherish the wonderful memories.
#5 JoAnn Sligh 2019-10-05 20:58
My thoughts and prayers are with you all!
#4 Jimmy Dawkins 2019-10-05 20:25
So sorry to hear about Mrs. Mary Ruth. Prayers and love to all the family during this difficult time. Cherish the wonderful memories.
#3 Eloise & Donald Coumts 2019-10-05 16:42
Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Mary Ruth was a sweet, precious lady and we will truly miss her.
#2 Lanel C. Crawford 2019-10-05 15:49
My thoughts and prayers are with the family, I remember the fun times I had at Ma Ma's growing up with Tammy. I love you all.

#1 Doug and Pam Hipp 2019-10-05 14:29
Please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of Ms. Mary Ruth. Our thoughts and prayers will be with the entire family.
Doug and Pam Hipp