Edna Mae Swaney Long
Edna Mae Swaney Long, age 81, of Maryville, passed away Monday, February 21, 2011, at her home. She was a member of Mt. View Church of Christ (Christian). She was a devoted wife, mother, and mamaw. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Lena Swaney; sisters, Ocia Raulston, Grace Brown, and Virgie Reagan; and brothers, Jim Swaney and Mac Houston Swaney. She is survived by her loving husband, Ralph Long; sons and daughters-in-law, Mickey and Patty Long and Keith and Donna Long; daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Steve Deck; brother, Tom Swaney; grandchildren, Chad Long, Kevin (Angie) Kagley, Brad Long, Micah (Trent) Stewart, Mathew (Farrah) Deck, Kristin (Tim) Merriman; 12 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Special thanks to caregiver Vickie Helton and UT Hospice. Funeral service will be held 7:00 PM Wednesday, February 23, 2011, at Miller Funeral Home Magnolia Chapel, Dr. Trent Stewart and Dr. Benic Hampton officiating. Friends will meet 11:00 AM Thursday at Mt. View Church of Christ (Christian) Cemetery for the interment. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM Wednesday at Miller Funeral Home, Maryville, (865) 982-6041, www.millerfuneralhome.org.