Long, Rosa

Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Rosa Long
Rosa Long


Rosa Long, 50, died on Sunday, December 30, 2012.

Rosa is survived by her cousin and caretaker, Ella Bailey, Atlanta; daughters, Amy Young and Katrina Long; grandchildren, Keyon and Keyonna Long; sisters, Tisha Long, Ellen Long (Felix) Campbell; brother, James Long, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 5, at Love Fellowship Baptist Church, 1811 Roanoke Ave., Chattanooga, Tn. 37406. Interment will be in Highland Cemetery. 

Visitation will be after noon on Friday, Jan. 4, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.



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