He lived in Washington C.H. since 1972, before which lived in Springfield. He was preceded in death by his parents: Charlie R. and Arizona Whittaker Longworth; son: Michael E. Longworth; sisters: Stachie Williford, Elemae Owens.
He is survived by wife: Eula Jane Longworth; sons: John C. Longworth of Springfield, Oh, Nathan R. and wife Pam Longworth of West Alexandria, Oh, Bobbie E. and wife Deona Longworth of Springfield, Oh; daughter: Patsy C. and husband David of Catawba, Oh; brothers: Layford and wife Saundra Longworth of Harrogate, Virgil and wife Carolyn Longworth of Harrogate, Clemons and wife Bessie Longworth of Harrogate; sisters: Thelma Sparrow of Springfield, Oh, Rettie Lambert of Knoxville; six grandchildren; one great grandchild.
Funeral services were Friday, May 12 at 11 a.m. in the Claiborne Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jack Daniels and Rev. Shelvie Fultz officiating. Burial in the Cave Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Johnny Longworth, Jeremy Longworth, Nathan Longworth, Bobbie Longworth, Wayne Longworth, Stevie Longworth.
Claiborne Funeral Home in charge.