Funeral service for Grace Long, 89, will be held for at First Baptist Church in Camden at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, August 27, 2013.
Mrs. Long was born April 22, 1924 in Philadelphia, PA and passed away on Wednesday, August 21, 2013. She was the daughter of the late George and Elva Bender. Mrs. Long was a member of First Baptist Church of Camden, where was heavily involved with the Sunday School program and teaching. She enjoyed volunteering with her late husband for church activities. Mrs. Long was a junior high English teacher and loved to garden.
Mrs. Long is survived by her daughter, Nancy Long of Irmo; sister-in-law, Mary Jane Bender; and nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Long is predeceased by her husband Floyd "Arky" Long.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gideon’s International, 5106 Two Notch Rd., Ste B, Columbia, SC 29204, in Grace Long’s name.
She is absent from this world but present with the Lord.