Dell Harlen Long, 81, of Texas and formerly of Union and Wallowa counties, died Dec. 16 in Hermleigh, Texas. Graveside memorial services will take place March 30 at the Island City Cemetery.

A full obituary will be published later.

Mr. Long was born June 5, 1925, to Harlen and Lela Mae (Blanchard) Long.

He was a longtime resident of Union and Wallowa counties.

The Observer – Obituaries for the week ending Dec. 30, 2006 Published: December 30, 2006