ALBANY -- Mary Louise Long, 89, of Albany, GA, died Saturday, February 16, 2013, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Mathews Funeral Home. Rev. Jimmy Hagadorn and Rev. T.J. Mauldin will officiate. Interment will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.

A native of Concord, NC, Mrs. Long had resided in Worth Co., GA and Albany, GA for a number of years. She was a home maker and was of the Pentecostal faith. She was preceded in death by her parents, Venis Odell Burris and Amanda H. Burris, her husband, Clyde George Long and a grandson James Scott Starnes.

Survivors include two sons, James D. (Danny) Starnes and his wife Faye, Albany, GA, Larry W. Starnes and his wife Nancy, a brother, Warren Burris all of Concord, NC, five grandchildren and twenty six great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time at the funeral home.

Mathews Funeral Home

Albany 229/435-5657