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Nellie Elizabeth Long
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Obituary for Nellie Elizabeth Long


Nellie Elizabeth Spence Long, widow of James Bradley “J.B.” Long, passed away Monday, February 26, 2018 at Magnolia Manor.

Mrs. Long was the daughter of the late Roy and Nellie Whitten Spence. She leaves behind a son, Jim Long of San Antonio, TX and her beloved aunts, Cornelia Jones, Helen Whitten and Berta Wideman, both of McCormick.

Born and raised in the Red Row section of McCormick County, she attended Wideman School. She was employed in the textile industry, working for many years at Bloomsburg Mill in Abbeville and Milliken Mill in McCormick. She and her husband also operated the former B-Mart Restaurant in McCormick.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Friday from the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel with Hospice Chaplain Deloris Rapp and Mr. Bo Willis officiating. Burial will follow in Overbrook Cemetery in McCormick.

The family is at the home of Cornelia Jones, 509 Greenfield Road and will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 to 2 Friday afternoon.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Care of the Piedmont, 408 W. Alexander Ave., Greenwood, SC 29646 or to the Humane Society of McCormick, PO Box 900, McCormick, SC 29835.

The family wishes to extend its gratitude to Hospice Care of the Piedmont and to the staff of Magnolia Manor for their care and compassion.

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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services

1425 Montague Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29649





2:00 PM
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services

1425 Montague Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29649

Cemetery Details


Overbrook Cemetery

Highway 221
McCormick, SC 29835


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