Robert Thomas Long, born Aug. 31, 1940, passed away Nov. 22, 2017.
He attended Plateau Christian Church in Crossville. He was a master plumber and gas fitter by trade and retired from the city of Opelika, AL, as a building inspector. He and his wife made their home in Pleasant Hill, TN.
He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Long; step-father, Jim Byrd of Columbus, GA; daughters, Janice Cox (Danny), Teresa Walker (Tim) and Sandra Dobbins; step-children, Kevin Richards (Keisha) and Lesley Neal; sister, Nancy Green (Rita); brother, Gene Long (Shirley); sister-in-law, Pauline Long; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Homer Long; mother, Virginia Byrd; and brother, David Long.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 27, at Hood Funeral Home.
Published on November 27, 2017