Obituary for Carolyn Long (Blake)
Carolyn Sue Long, 55, of New Martinsville, WV died Saturday, February 17, 2018 while at her home and surrounded by her family.
Carolyn was born August 27, 1962 in Glen Dale, WV; daughter of Lonnie and Garnet (Lude) Blake of New Martinsville, WV.
She was a former employee for Thistle Dew Farms, she loved spending time with her grandson, quilting, crafting and camping, she had been a 4-H Leader, Girl Scout Leader, 4-H All Star, member of the Silver Hill Volunteer Fire Dept., Friendship Quilters Club, Board Member of Town and Country Days (Chairman for crafts and arts), 4-H and FFA Livestock club, Wetzel County Hopes and Memories and served as an EMT and First Responder with Grandview Ambulance Station 30.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Edward Wayne Blake.
Surviving in addition to her parents are her husband of thirty-six years, David Long of New Martinsville, WV; daughter, Hayley (Michael) Schupbach of New Martinsville, WV; brother Michael (Betty) Blake of Wileyville, WV; two sisters, Rhonda (Dan) Durig of Silver Hill, WV and Deborah (Wesley) Durig of New Martinsville, WV; father and mother-in-law, Ron and Melba Long of Silver Hill, WV; three brother-in-law’s, Steve (Cindy) Long of New Martinsville, WV, Dennis (Jaime) Long and Jerry Long both of Silver Hill, WV; grandson, Liam Long and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Monday, February 19, 2018 at the Jarvis-Williams Funeral Home, 1224 S Bridge St., New Martinsville, WV, where service will be held 11 a.m., Tuesday, February 20, 2018 with Ed Melott officiating.
Interment in Jolliff Cemetery in Silver Hill, WV.
Memorial contributions may be made, in Carolyn’s name, to Journey Hospice, 314 S Wells St., Sistersville, WV 26175 or Wetzel County Hopes and Memories, 215 McBride Ridge Rd, Wileyville, WV 26581.