HODGES — Youlanda Valine Long, 31, of 108 Athens Court entered into eternal rest Wednesday, January 22, 2014. She was the daughter of Mary White of Hodges, SC, and William David Long, Sr of Aiken, SC. Maternal grandmother was Daisey C. Sanders of Hodges, SC, and the late Rufus S. Sanders and the paternal grandparents were the late Jimmy Long and Mary Long.
Youlanda attended Ware Shoals High School and she also attended Good Hope Baptist Church of Hodges, SC.
She also leaves one brother, William Long, Jr. and his wife Latoya of Spartanburg, SC; six sisters: Tara Woody, Felicia Woody and Tammy Woody of Honea Path, SC; Natoya Wright and her husband Brandon of Abbeville, SC, Nyoka White of Fountain Inn, SC, and Jada Holloway of Aiken, SC; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Final services will be Sunday, January 26, 2014 at Good Hope Baptist Church of Hodges with Pastor Stanley Haltiwanger at 2 p.m. with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The family is at the home.
Sacred arrangements entrusted to First Family Funeral Home.