Cathy Darlene Long
August 13, 1961 ~ August 23, 2023

Cathy Darlene Long, 62, of Ringgold passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2023. Cathy was born August 13, 1961 in Fort Oglethorpe, GA to Dorothy Pierce Riddle and the late Lawrence Riddle. Cathy was a member of Post Oak Baptist Church. She loved gardening, reading, camping, fishing, cooking and baking. The only thing she loved more was spending time with her loving family. Cathy was a creative woman and cared for her family with a passion. She was a loving wife, mother and maw maw.

She is preceded in death by her mother in law, Rose Long.

Survivors include her loving husband of 44 years, Wade Long; daughters, Candi Long and Adrianne (Ricky) Kittle; mother, Dorothy Riddle; father in law, Ralph Long;  brothers, Aubrey (Jennie) Riddle, Curtis Riddle and Roger (Debra) Riddle; granddaughter, Kailey Rose Long.

Funeral services will be 2 PM, Sunday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Ralph Long officiating. Interment will follow at Woodstation Cemetery.

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In lieu of flowers, the family requests charitable contributions in memory of Cathy Long be made to Brain Support Network. PO Box 7264 Menlo Park, CA 94026 –

We ask that no one wear perfumes or cologne to the visitation or service due to allergies, as per Adrianne Kittle.

Family will receive friends 6-8 PM Saturday at Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.

Funeral Home in Charge

Heritage Funeral Home and Crematory
3239 Battlefield Pkwy
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
(706) 866-5400