Etta Long, age 93, of Cromona, Kentucky, passed away Monday, July 29, 2019, at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was born on November 22, 1925, to the late John and Esther Craft, and was the widow of James (Jimmy) Long. She had one brother, Jack Craft, who preceded her in death, also a daughter she raised, Clarisse Hall.
Etta (better known as Baby Doll), was a lifelong resident of Letcher County, and was a prayer warrior and a member of the Neon Methodist Church. She always had a strong faith and love for Jesus Christ and her church family. She is survived by one daughter, Allenda (Daniel) Anderson of Sellersburg, Indiana, three grandchildren: Deanna Anderson, Nicole (Gary) Adkins and James Anderson, along with two great grandchildren, Alexa and Kyrsten Adkins, also from southern Indiana. Etta leaves her loving nephew, Jim Craft of Whitesburg and many other relatives and friends who mourn her passing.
Funeral: 11:00 O'clock A.M. Saturday, August 3, 2019 at the Neon Methodist Church with Leonard Lowery officiating. Visitation: 6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. Friday at the Letcher Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Sandlick Cemetery at Sandlick, Kentucky.