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Kathy Banks Long, age 70 of Detroit, Texas passed away Friday, June 21, 2019 at her residence.  Mrs. Long was born April 29, 1949 in Bowie County Texas. She was retired from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Barry Telford Unit, she was a member of the Assembly of God Church. 

Survivors include her son Tim Durham of Detroit, Texas, two daughters, Lori Brooks, Tonya Durham both of Detroit, Texas, one sister, Virginia Hilton of Quinlan, Texas, one sister in law, Sherry Banks of New Boston, Texas, four grandchildren, three great grandchildren and a host of other friends and relatives.

There is no service planned at this time.  There will be a time of visitation Friday, June 28, 2019 from 4:00 P,M. til 5:30 P.M. at the Bates Rolf Funeral Home.  Arrangements are under the direction of Bates Rolf Funeral Home, New Boston, 

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Bowie County Citizens Tribune

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