Obituary in Chattanooga
Times 19 Jul 1967, p. 7: LONGLEY - James William 82 well
known resident of Apison, Tenn., died at his home at 3:30 o'clock
Wed. morning. Mr. Longley was a member of Apison Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife Mrs. Ada Bennett Longley, Apison,
Tenn.; three sons, M. R. Longley of Chattanooga, W. H. and O.
F. Longley, Apison; one sister, Mrs. A. C. Brown, Rockmart, Georgia;
two halfsisters, Mrs. Nellie Evans, Chattanooga, and Mrs. Grady
Mase, Ooltewah, Tenn.; two halfbrothers, J. D. and C. L. Longley,
Collegedale, Tenn.; and five grandchildren, Grady, David, Steve,
Mark of Chattanooga, and Miss Virginia Longley, Apison, Tenn.
Funeral services will be held at the Chapel of J. Avery Bryan
Co. at 2 o'clock Friday afternoon, Rev. Ben Smith officiating,
interment in the Plowman Cemetery. Active pallbearers: Frank
Bell, Ralph Elliott, Jack Wheeler, Curtis Poe, Vane Jones, David
Poe. Honorary, Brady Hunley, R. K. Davidson, Lee Wrinkle, J.
B. Reno, Curtis Thatch, Roy Redman, Claud Kaneaster, Ed Murphy,
G. B. Hullander, Ralph Hullander. The body is at the funeral
home of J. Avery Bryan Co.