Beverly Ann “Wise” Long was born into this life on Jan. 22, 1944, in Maud to William “Bill” and Eva Wise.

Beverly Ann “Wise” Long was born into this life on Jan. 22, 1944, in Maud to William “Bill” and Eva Wise.

She was raised in Harjo, Oklahoma, and attended Harjo Public Schools where she graduated in 1962.

She met the love of her life, Monte C. Long, and they were married May 25, 1960. They enjoyed 58 years of marriage in which they welcomed three children, three grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. They of course welcomed additional children/grandchildren through marriages. Beverly loved her family intensely and was so proud of her family.

Beverly passed away from this life to be with Jesus on Nov. 4, 2018, in Midwest City.

Beverly was preceded in death by her father William “Bill” Wise; her mother Eva F. “Vestal” Wise; her mother-in-law Joyce L. “Blain” Long; her father-in-law Jess J. Long Jr.; her brother-in-law Harry Linduff; and her niece Kathy Linduff.

She is survived by her husband, Monte C. Long, of the home; sister Joy Linduff of Bonner Springs, Kansas; sister-in-law Paulette Smith and husband Freddy Smith of Shawnee; brother in-law Mark Long and wife Penny Long of Shawnee; daughter Lora Wahpepah of Shawnee; son Tony Long and his wife Carla Long of Shawnee; daughter Lisa Schultz and husband Randy Schultz of Shawnee; grandson Josh Wahpepah and his wife Kady Wahpepah of Harrah; granddaughter Kristin Wahpepah of Shawnee; granddaughter Cara Baden and husband TJ Baden of Shawnee; four great-grandchildren Brady, Hazel, Cheyanne, and Charlsie; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins that she loved dearly.

A celebration of Beverly’s life will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 10, at Hazel Dell Baptist Church, 10702 US-177, McLoud, OK 74851. The family would like to thank Cooper Funeral Home in Tecumseh for helping with the arrangements.