Obituary of Andrew Long
Andrew Scott Long, age 28 of Decatur, died Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born May 27, 1989 in Jerseyville, the son of Kenneth Long and Mary Scoggins Oakley.
He is survived by his children, Andrew Long Jr. and Holly Long both of Manchester, his mother, Mary (David) Oakley of Decatur, his companion, Kelsey Sprong of Manchester, four sisters, Chastity Scoggins of Decatur, Chantell Hazelwood of Roodhouse, Heather Long of Austin, TX, Deidra Hicks of White Hall, a step brother, David Oakley of Blue Mound, a step sister, Lindsay Heil of Decatur, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, paternal grandparents: Thomas and Ann Long, maternal grandparents: Charles and Clara Scoggins and a nephew Dylan Campbell.
Andrew attended North Greene High School. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his children.
Funeral services will be held 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in White a Hall with burial to follow in Richwood Cemetery west of Carrollton. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the family. Condolences may be left online at www.airsman-hires.com