A graveside service celebrating the life of Bobbie Cannon Long, 86, of Martin, LA will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at Martin Baptist Church Cemetery in Martin, LA with Rev. Rick McDonald officiating. Services under the direction of Rockett-Nettles Funeral Home Coushatta, LA.
Bobbie is preceded in death by her parents Ocie Olah and Ola Morgan Cannon, and her husband of 55 years Donald Long.
Bobbie was born in Coushatta, LA on January 1, 1935, and went to be with her Lord on February 22, 2021.
She worked at the Red River Parish Library for 35 years, but her main vocation was a homemaker and honoring her Savior Jesus Christ.
Bobbie loved the Lord and always looked forward to attending church. She also loved her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren very much!
Bobbie is survived by her daughters Vickye Graves and husband Danny of Bossier City, Donna Hillman and husband Paul of Martin, and one son Andy Long and wife Melissa of Martin; one granddaughter Kelli Renwick and husband Nathan of Bentonville, AR; grandsons Brandon Hillman and wife Kayla of Martin, Lee Graves and wife Chelsea of Bossier City, Cody Hillman and wife Lauren of Martin, Josh Hillman and wife Brooke of Martin, and Matt Long and wife Anna of Saline; great-grandchildren, Lindsay, Kailee, Anabeth, Audrey, Hayden, Jackson, Ally Kate, Ellie Reese, Hudson, Kaden, Emmy Rae and Parker Kate. And brother-in-law Elton Partridge.
Pallbearers will be Matt Long, Brandon Hillman, Cody Hillman, Lee Graves, Josh Hillman, David Long, Dennis Gay and Nathan Renwick.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Christus Coushatta and her home health nurses for their care and compassionate treatment.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Martin Baptist Church or to the donor’s charity of choice.