Bennie Hallmark (Penny) Long

STEPHENVILLE Bennie Hallmark (Penny) Long, 81, a homemaker, died Friday, November 13, 2009, at a Granbury nursing home. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. today at the West End Cemetery.

She was born on June 9, 1928 to the late William Lindsey and Ethel Terza (Deason) Hallmark in Doole.

She married Walter Noal Long on October 24, 1943, in Brownwood. He preceded her in death on January 7, 2008.

Survivors include her daughters, Druci West and husband, Larry, of Granbury, and Cheryl Long of Austin; a sister, Laverne Newland of Amarillo; three grandchildren, Larry West, Jr., Gary West, and Jill West Brown and husband, Henry; four great-granddaughters, Baylie West, Kennedy Brown, Lauren West, and Faith Brown; and many nieces and nephews.

Published November 15, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune