Stanley Long, age 77, of Salvisa and formerly of North Middletown, died Sunday, January 1,
2023 at the V.A. Medical Center in Lexington. He was born January 25, 1945 in Bourbon
County, son of the late Chester Lee and Martha Stigall Long, attended North Middletown School
and Lexington Community College, and was a member of North Middletown Christian Church.
Stanley was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the Vietnam era. He was a farmer as well as
having worked for Clairborne Farm, Dura Corporation, and the V.A. Medical Center. Stanley
enjoyed reading the newspaper, watching westerns, gardening, and working with his farm
animals, but most of all, spending time with family.
He is survived by a son, Mike (Tammy) Long; a daughter, Stephanie Long; two grandchildren,
Samuel Long, Jess Long; sister, Mary Emma Shelley; and several nieces and nephews. Stanley
was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Osborne; five brothers, Kenneth, Donald, Sterling,
Bill, and Roy Long; and a nephew, Tom Shelley.
Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, January 8, at the Hinton-Turner Funeral Home.
Graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 9, at Camp Nelson National
Cemetery with military honors. www.hintonturner.com