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Barbara Lynn Long

November 7, 1946 ~ August 3, 2018 (age 71)

Mrs. Barbara Lynn Long of Millsboro, DE passed away on Friday, August 3, 2018 in her home with her family by her side.  She was 71 years old.

Mrs. Long was born on November 7, 1946 in Chester, PA to the late Clement and Dorothy K. May Terry.  In addition to her parents she is also preceded in death by her husband Frederick W. Long and two brothers, Clement “Chip” E. Terry and Ross E. Terry.

 Barbara was raised in Aston, PA (Old Ridge) and graduated from Sun Valley High School.  She worked as a C.N.A.  at Fair Acres Nursing Home.  Barbara loved the Harrington Casino, spending time with her loving family by the pool sipping her Pina Coladas, going to the beach on the boardwalk.  She also loved collecting nick knacks, doing the jitterbug, going to the Hideaway to watch her son Mike sing Karaoke, eating Stockley Tavern food, and enjoyed her time with her family at Disney.

She is survived by four children; Andrew Smith (Christina); Michael J. Smith; Christine Smith (Marcell); and Jeffrey S. Smith (Richard), ten grandchildren: Amanda (Mike) Ashley, Andrew, Alicia, Anthony, Autumn, Skylar, Zayden and Joey; six great grandchildren, Mason, Tony, Adryanna, Audrey, Louie, and Lincoln.  She also leaves behind special lifelong friends Andrew C. and Isabelle Smith and Wayne and Mary Bacon as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and many friends.

A Celebration of her life will be held at her home on Sunday, August 12, 2018 from 12 PM to  5 PM.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to Compassionate Care Hospice, 20165 Office Circle, Georgetown, DE  19947.


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