Dorothy Marie Long

Dorothy Marie Long

Dorothy “Dot” Marie Long, 79, of Blairsville, died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, at Loyalhanna Care Center, Latrobe.

She was born Jan. 16, 1940, in Blairsville, to George Cornell and Florence (Dixon) Cornell​.

Dot was a graduate of Blairsville High School Class of 1958.

She had formerly worked at Bosco Buick Sales

and was a manager of Rite Aid Pharmacy in Blairsville.

She was a life member of and very active in the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, Blairsville.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, William F. Long; daughters Lori Beatty and husband the Rev. William Beatty, Warren; and Sharon Perkins, Homer City; grandchildren Rachel and Eliana Beatty; brothers Richard Cornell and wife Candice, Cranberry; and Kenny Cornell and wife Valerie, Blairsville; sister Eileen Cobes and husband John, Lower Burrell; as well as several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother; and son-in-law John Perkins.​

​Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at James F. Ferguson Funeral Home Inc., Blairsville.

A funeral service will be at James F. Ferguson Funeral Home Inc. on Wednesday at 11 a.m. The Rev. John L. Buchmann will officiate.

Interment will be in Blairsville Cemetery, Blairs-ville.