Rebecca Long PDF Print E-mail

Mary Rebecca Lindler Long, 87, of Pomaria, died Friday, March 13, 2020 at her residence.

Born on April 6, 1932 in Chapin, she was a daughter of the late Ernest R. and Ruth Amick Lindler. Mrs. Long was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and had retired after many years as a cook at Garmany Elementary School. She was an avid flower and vegetable gardener.  She could touch anything and make it grow.  A loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She is survived by sons, Steven Long (Brenda Bailess), Caroll (Debra) Long and James (Judy) Long; a daughter, Linda Wedaman; sisters, Christine Dowd, Cathy Glymph and Jenny Freeman; a brother, J.R. Lindler; grandchildren, Stacie Long, Justin (Danielle) Long, Jonathan (Alysia) Wedaman, Wendy (Kevin) Shealy and Tammy (Chad) Morris and great-grandchildren, Riley Long, Holt Wedaman, Morgan Shealy, Jennifer Shealy, Sam Morris and Amanda Morris. Mrs. Long was predeceased by her husband of 62 years, Junius Gilbert Long; a son-in-law, George David Wedaman, sisters, Veita Rae Farr, Shirley Emanuel and Margie Monts and a sister-in-law, Shirley Lindler.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Monday, March 16, 2020 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church by the Rev. Arden Hallman. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:00 – 7:00 pm Sunday at the McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. The family will be at her residence from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm on Saturday. Memorials may be made to Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 209 New Hope Road, Pomaria, SC 29126 or the Pomaria Rescue Squad, PO Box 192, Pomaria, SC 29126.

Active pallbearers will be Jimmy Bonner, Bud Dowd, Allen Farr, Buddy Livingston, Derrick Livingston and Kevin Shealy.

The family would like to thank Glenda's Care, the staff of MSA Hospice for their loving care, Dr. Phillip Baldwin and Dr. Carroll Pinner III.



#12 Neal Eargle 2020-03-30 10:09
Uplifting prayers for peace and comfort in the days ahead. Our deepest sympathies, Neal & Kathey Eargle
#11 Phyllis B Jolley 2020-03-18 07:52
Caroll & family - Sending sincere sympathy in the loss of your Mother. May God, family & friends provide comfort & strength during this difficult time. Keeping you in prayer.
#10 Becky and Donnie 2020-03-16 17:04
So sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family during this time.
#9 Don & Deb Dennis 2020-03-16 16:36
We were so sorry to hear about Aunt Rebecca . Keeping all the family in our prayers.
#8 Todd Rinehart 2020-03-16 13:37
I just found out. I'm so sorry for your loss. My condolences to you and the rest of your family.
#7 Devonna Summer 2020-03-16 07:53
Steven and family,
I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. I know you will miss her so much. I remember her fondly from the cafeteria. Prayers for everyone.
#6 Terrie S Mayer 2020-03-15 17:00
My sympathy and prayers to all of the family and friends......
I will always remember visiting their house as a little girl back in the sixties. She was a very sweet lady.....good people.

Much love to you at this time of sadness.

Terrie Shealy Mayer
#5 Karen Farr Monroe 2020-03-15 16:49
We are sorry to hear of Aunt Beck’s passing. Remember the good times and cherish your memories. God be with you all.

Karen, Jeff,
Meredith,& Madeline
#4 Anne Ringer 2020-03-14 19:37
Sympathy and prayers for all of you. Beck was always special friend of mine She was a very sweet person. Love to you all.
#3 Billy & Edith Morris 2020-03-14 11:00
Tammy, Chad & family
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of your grandmother. May all your memories be sweet.
Billy 7 Edith
#2 Sheriff Lee Foster 2020-03-14 06:39
Please accept our family's sympathy of your loss. May God and the love of family and friends offer you comfort during this time and forever. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia
#1 Henry Franklin 2020-03-14 04:04
So very sorry to hear about Mrs. Long’s passing. My
thoughts and prayers will be with each of you in the days ahead.
God bless,
Henry Franklin