Marvin Long, 83, of Vidor, died Tuesday, July 19, at Harbor Hospital of Southeast Texas in Beaumont.

A native of Pelly, TX, he was a longtime resident of Vidor. Marvin was a pipefitter with Local Union #195 in Nederland for 50 plus years. He was a member of Pine Forest Baptist Church in Vidor and was a avid fisherman. Marvin loved his family and was a Scout Master for Troop 191 for 45 years.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 22, at Pine Forest Baptist Church, with burial to follow at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor.

Visitation will begin at 6:00 p.m., Thursday, July 21, 2011, at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor.

Marvin was preceded in death by his first wife, Sadie Long.

He is survived by his wife, Joann Long; son, Randy A. Long and his wife, Konnie of Brookeland; grandchildren, Heather Hawthorn, Ashley Cornett, and Allan Long; great grandchildren, Huntlee Long and Carter Hawthorn.