Don Rush Long Sr.

Don Rush Long Sr.
June 2, 1939 – May 11, 2019
MONTAGUE – Don Rush Long Sr., 79, passed away on May 11, 2019 in Nocona, TX.
The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on May 14 at The White Family Funeral Home in Bowie.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on May 15 at Carter Lake Road Church of Christ in Bowie with Pastor Jon Page officiating.
Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery in Bowie.
Don was born June 2, 1939 in Lubbock the youngest of three children born to George and Louise (Rush) Long.
He graduated from Monterey High School in Lubbock and attended Lubbock Christian University. Don married Margaret Stewart on May 11, 1962 in Slaton. The couple moved to Montague in 2004.
Don worked for Peterbilt for more than 20 years until his retirement in 2007. He was a member of the Carter Lake Road Church of Christ. Don will be remembered with love and appreciation for being a devoted, husband, father and grandfather.
He is preceded in death by his parents; and sisters, Betty Long Waldrip and Mary Sue Long Dunn.
Don is survived by his wife of exactly 57 years, Margaret Long, Montague; children, Jamie Lynne Durden and husband James, Lubbock, and Don “Buck” Long Jr. and wife Christine, North Richland Hills; grandchildren, Amanda Milton and husband Kris, Jesup, GA, Cory Long, San Diego, CA, and Dylan, Jennifer and Rebecca Long all of North Richland Hills; great grandchildren, Braylen and Addison Valentine, and Gabriel Reichenbach; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements entrusted to The White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.
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1 Comment on Don Rush Long Sr.

  1. So sorry for your loss. Loved being around Don and his easy going ways. I didn’t know about his passing until this morning or I would have been there. Just know that I love you. Margaret and family, you are in my prayers. Love you much.

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