Former State Representative Beth Long dies at 76

A resident of Lebanon, who served the residents of Laclede County and the State of Missouri for many years, has died. 76 year old Elizabeth Long died at her Lebanon home on Monday July 1st. Beth Long served as Laclede County Clerk from 1983 to 1990 and served multiple terms in the Missouri House of Representatives. After leaving the House of Representatives, Beth Long spent much of her time remaining active on all levels of the Republican Party. Beth Long is survived by her husband Kent, and three daughters: Amie Jackson, Dana Long and Sara Witt along with 5 Grandchildren. Services will be July 6 under direction of Holman Howe Funeral Home of Lebanon.