Milton Eugene Longway, 94, of Collegedale, died on January 12, 2013. He was born November 21, 1918 in Oxbow, N.Y.
Milton was predeceased by his parents, Ernest Leon Longway and Lulu Storie Longway, and one son, Leonard Longway.
Milton is survived by his wife of 67 years, Ina Youngberg Longway, seven children, Laurie (Rick) Foster, San Jose, CA; Ernest (Clover) Longway, Denver; Robin Longway, Orlando, FL; Charles (Ilona) Longway, Austin, TX; Lucia (Bob) Meeks, Apison; Ruth (Richard) Longway, Chattanooga; Paul Longway, Ft. Worth, TX; 12 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service and celebration of Milton’s life will be held on Sunday, Jan. 27, beginning at 11 a.m. at the Ooltewah Adventist Church, 9209 Amos Road, Ooltewah (Highway 11, turn left on Ooltewah-Georgetown Rd, 0.4 miles to Amos Road).
A luncheon will follow the service, with the sharing of memories, songs or poems.
In lieu of flowers, please send a donation in Milton's name to: Student Fund at Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies (AIIAS) in the Philippines, General Conference of Seventh-Day Adventist- donations, 12501 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Springs MD 20904. Note on check: AIIAS Milton Longway Student Scholarship Fund Or, give to any worthy student.
Send condolences at www.CovenantFuneral.com.
Arrangements are by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family-owned and operated.