Dortha Sue Long, age 85 of Clinton

Dortha Sue Long, age 85 of Clinton went home to be with her heavenly father on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  Dortha was a member of Poplar Creek Baptist Church and retired from EG&G in Oak Ridger as a Stocker.  Throughout her life she loved exercising, music, flowering, and spending time with her family. She is preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Jeryl Long; brother, Earl Hutson.


She is survived by:

Special Niece…………          Sheila Saunders & husband David of Jacksboro

Cousin………………..             Herman Long of Clinton

Special Friends……….         Chalmer Reed of Oliver Springs

                  Ethel McGhee

Care Givers………….                        Debbie Armes & Jeanie Gregory

Several other nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and cousins


The family will receive friends 5:00-7:00 pm, Monday, April 30, 2018 at Holley Gamble Funeral Home with funeral services to follow in the chapel.  Her graveside will be 11:00 amTuesday at Oak Ridge Memorial Park.  Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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