Sad to hear of the passing of a Troy legend. Troy football would not be the same without what this man did for the game experience. The band was one of the things my mother fell in love with on my first game visit to Troy. RIP Dr Long and direct the fan fare and fight song in heaven
A funeral service for Dr. John M. Long will be held at the First United Methodist Church of Troy Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 2:00 PM with Reverend Steve Winton officiating. Burial will follow at the Sorrell Chapel on the Troy University campus. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home Wednesday, February 26, 2020.