Mary Long Sands, 84, died peacefully Saturday (Jan. 11, 2014).
Proceeded in death by parents, Myrtle and Denver Gorrell; brother, Denver Gorrell Jr.; and husband, Kenneth Sands.
Survived by sister, Fay Starkey; sons, John (Paula) and Jim (Patty); step-son, Ken (Sandy) Sands; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Private family services will be held today at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with internment at Valley Cemetery. Family requests in lieu of flowers please donate to your favorite charity.