Billy Wayne Long age 85 of Wolfe City passed away on Friday, July 1, 2016 at the Texas Veterans State Home in Bonham. He was born on March 5, 1931 in Miller Grove, Texas to William Felix Long and Adelphia Burks Long.
Billy was known around the area for his musical talents, playing in several local bands. He retired from JCPenney company after many years in the warehouse department. He also served in the United State Army from February 9, 1954 till February 8, 1956.
Mr. Long is survived by his son Kevin Long of Grand Prairie, two brothers Noelle Long and Dennis Long.
He is preceded in death by his wife Kanova Lee Long, both parents, twin sister Betty Jane and sister Ina Nell Jean
A memorial service will be held on Friday, July 8, 2016 at 11:15 A.M. at the Dallas Ft. Worth National Cemetery.