Family and friends are invited to Mildred Meeks-Long’s 92nd Birthday celebration. Mark your calendar for Saturday, Sept. 21, from 1 to 3 p.m. at 1750 Village Commons Dr. in the Office/Clubhouse. No gifts please. If you need directions, call 501-450-0199.
Mildred was born in 1921 in Conway. She married J.B. (Buck) Long in 1945 and they were married more than 50 years before he passed away in 1996. Her sister Mary Ann Collins lives in Conway and her brother Jimmy Meeks lives with his wife Demzel in Morrilton. Mildred was the second oldest daughter of Zachery and Mary Meeks. The family had 10 children and now Mary Ann and Jimmy remain. Mildred’s only child, Betty Long, lives in Conway.
During her marriage to J.B. (Buck) Long they traveled extensively. Seeing many of the states and living in foreign countries. Mildred dedicated her life to her home and family. Mildred is a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and has been so for more than 50 years.