Billy Wayne Long, 73, of Manchester passed away, Friday, March 20, 2020, at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro.
He was born in Lake County on July 31, 1946, to Woodrow and Hazel Sadler Long, who preceded him in death along with his daughters, Libby and Denise Long.
He owned and operated Coffee County Recycling and had worked at Batesville Casket Company and M Tec. He was a graduate of Obion County Central High School.
He is survived by his wife, Sandra Holt Long; a daughter, Melissa Sartain of Oak Ridge; a brother, Roy Long of Martin; five sisters, Marzell Parish of Shawtown, Mamie Smith of Union City, Shirley Coursey of Union City, Tamara Cavness of Ashland City and Darla Bondurant of Union City; four grandchildren, Brett Oakley and Christin, Jordon and Allison Ballard; two great-grandchildren, Adelynn Ballard and Peyton Womack; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service is planned for a later date and will be announced by Central Funeral Home in Manchester. www.centralfuneralhome.com