Martha Long

Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Martha Lorene Elizabeth Davis Long of Berryville, Arkansas was born July 12, 1921, in Berryville to Andrew and Mary (Ledbetter) Davis. Martha passed away December 22, 2021, in Garfield, Arkansas at the age of 100.

Martha enjoyed quilting, raising Canaries, gardening, dolls, bluegrass music, fishing, hunting, and loved to tell stories of her life.

She is survived by her seven children Clarence Junior Long and wife Mary of Elizabeth, Colorado, Donna Perkins and husband John of Eureka Springs, Arkansas, Gloria Taylor and husband Jerry of Spring Valley, Arkansas, Janet Poole and husband Herb of Huntsville, Arkansas, Sandra Rivers and husband Daniel, of Kingston, Arkansas, Dencle Long and wife Alice of Dewey, Oklahoma, Patty Ermert of Eureka Springs, Arkansas; fourteen grandchildren; thirty-five great grandchildren; fifteen great great grandchildren.

Martha is preceded by her parents Andrew and Mary Davis; husband Arlie Long; daughters Arlene Madewell, Geraldine Neal; one grandson.

Graveside survives will be 10:00 am, Monday, January 3, 2022, at Snow Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at