Yvonne Susanne Long was born the daughter of William Mac Sillings and Elsie Laverne Sillings on Jan. 29, 1952, in Wichita, Kan., and died Nov. 25, 2007, at the age of 55.
She was united in marriage May 30, 1981, at Kansas City, Kan., to William T. Long. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a two time cancer survivor and a member of the United Methodist Church in Cherokee Village. She was also a member of her church choir.She is survived by: her husband, William T. Long; a daughter, Tiffany S. Richards and husband Shawn; two granddaughters, Keeley Richards and Kyndle M. Richards of Thayer, Mo.; one brother, William (Perry) Sillings of Kansas City, Kan.; two nephews, Jared M. Sillings and Dustin F. Sillings of Kansas City, Kan.; one niece, Nicole S. Sillings of Kansas City, Kan.; and three great-nephews, Devin, Nicolas and Hayden.She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Elsie Sillings.Memorial services were held Saturday, Dec. 1 at Creekside Loft in Hardy, Ark.