Memorial service for Peggy Yalch Long, 80, of Quitman is scheduled for 1:00 PM Saturday, August 12, 2017 at First Baptist Church of Quitman with Pastor Gabe Martin officiating.
Peggy Yalch Long was born July 17, 1937 in Dallas to the late Michael Jack and Mattie Lou Yalch. Peggy moved to Quitman in 1999 from Houston and was a member of First Baptist Church of Quitman. She enjoyed playing dominos and 42 several times a week with her friends, doing genealogy research, and participating in events at Forever Young Activity Center.
Peggy passed away August 2, 2017 in Tyler.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Michael Jack and Mattie Lou Yalch; children, Shelly Long, John Long, and Jennifer Long Leal; and great grandchildren, Steven Long and Lainie Long.
Left to cherish her memory is her son, Mike Long and wife Lenore of Houston; sister, Gwen Cooper of Rockwall; four grandchildren, Mikey Long Jr. and wife Ashlea, Stephanie Long Gill and husband John, Amanda Long Fulmer and husband Steven, and Brianna Leal; six great grandchildren, Joseph Boone, Baileigh Long, Elijah Boone, Jamey Long, Delilah Fulmer, and Liam Fulmer; nieces and nephews, Gina Long, Cindy Long Boffy and husband Jim, Sheri Cooper Smith and husband Butch, Gary Cooper and wife Becky, and Rhonda Cooper Upton and husband Chuck.