Virgie E. Long, 89


Virgie E. Long, 89, of Selbyville, died at home on Sunday, March 12. She was a homemaker.

She was a loving mother who loved to cook and garden. She was known for growing beautiful flowers.

She is survived by a son, Robert V. Long; two daughters, Jean Ellen Hitchens and Janet L.M. Redzig; a brother, Roy L. Wilkerson Sr.; one sister, Elsie M. Lynch; seven grandchildren, Kathy Kneipp, Melody Jo Morgan; Mary Caudill, Pamela Cummings, Marian Carey, Eric Moore and Blaine Hitchens; 11 great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Services were scheduled for March 17 at 1 p.m. at Watson Funeral Home in Millsboro, where friends may call an hour prior. Interment will be at Dagsboro Redmen’s Cemetery in Dagsboro.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association PO Box 625 Georgetown, Delaware 19947.