Rodney Long, 38, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013 near Bedford.
Rodney was born Dec. 16, 1974 in Centerville to Ronald and Elizabeth (Hibdon) Long. He attended Seymour Schools. Rodney enjoyed time spent with his family, especially his daughter Eriney.
Rodney is survived by his daughter Eriney Long of Centerville; father, Ron Long of Promise City; eight siblings, Russell (Lori) Lewis of Allerton, Jimmy Lewis of Mississippi, Connie (Bill) Boyd of Promise City, Monte (Carol) Lewis of Seymour, Bob (Patty) Lewis of Mystic, Michael Helmick of Promise City, Gail (Joyce) Helmick of Seymour and Destiny Long of Promise City; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Elizabeth Long; and grandparents, Mable Hibdon and Ivan and Carmen Long.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24 at Thomas Funeral Home. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Highland Cemetery in Mystic.
Memorials may be given to the family.