Lois Charlene Long, 77, of Manila, widow of A.J. Long, died Friday, Feb. 3, 2006, at St. Bernards Regional medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Holland, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Thomas Seth and Maggie Idora Andrews Herrington, and had been a Manila resident for most of her life. She was retired from frolic Footwear in Monette and was a member of the New Harmony Baptist Church near Manila.
She is survived by five daughters, Brenda Wooldridge of Cave City, Sharon Spray of Caraway, Linda Cole of Manila, Tina Foley of Lake City, and Francis Key of Manila; six brothers, Neal Herrington of Ward, Bob Herrington of Campbell Station, David Herrington of Mt. Pleasant, Charles Herrington of St. Charles, Mo., Jerry Herrington and Roger Herrington, both of Evening Shade; two sisters, Geraldine Summers of Indiana, and Gracie Lawrence of Marmaduke; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. today (Tuesday) at the Howard Funeral service Chapel in Manila with Rev. Graig Stull officiating. Burial will follow in Manila Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Robert Shumate, Anthony Petty, Keith Accord, Lloyd Johnson, Wayne McCoy and Thomas Smith.
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