Otis Long

December 7, 1932 ~ May 10, 2024

Otis Long, 91, passed away at his residence on May 10, 2024.

He was born on December 7, 1932 in Lake Charles, LA to William and Sabra Hutchins Long.

He served his country honorably in the United States Army. He also served as a Deputy with the Calcasieu Parish Sherriff’s Office, and as a supervisor with Arkansas State Parks for many years. He loved to joke and play pranks. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, traveling, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Pansy Long; children, Johnny “Poncho” Long, Lisa Marie Landry, Michelle Dowden (Jeff); grandchildren, Melissa, Brandon, Brett, Brandi, Jennifer, Kaysha, Fredrick “Frog”, Blake, and Brittany; as well as a host of great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; eight siblings; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two children, Charlotte Long and Ricky Long; his parents; and four siblings.

His funeral will be held at Johnson Funeral Home of Moss Bluff on Thursday, May 16, 2024 at 10 a.m. His son, Minister Johnny Long will officiate. Burial will take place in Birdnest Cemetery following the service. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 9 a.m. until the start of the service.


Visitation: Thursday, May 16, 2024
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Johnson Funeral Home of Moss Bluff
2171 North Hwy 171
Lake Charles, LA 70611

Funeral Service: Thursday, May 16, 2024
10:00 am

Johnson Funeral Home of Moss Bluff
2171 North Hwy 171
Lake Charles, LA 70611

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  1. Candle 1My heartfelt condolences to Ms Pansy and all of his family and loved ones. Mr Long was one of the best bosses I ever had as my Supervisor at CPSO LEC in Moss Bluff. Everyone loved him and trusted him to do what was right and get the job done. He was a wonderful man and friend to all, and he will be sorely missed. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers through the difficult days ahead. May God Bless You All.

  2. Candle 4My heart is sad today. What a wonderful wonderful man. They certainly don’t make them like him anymore.

  3. Candle 1He was a super Dad and will be always. He taught me a lot in life. He did provide for his family. There is not enough paper in the world for me to write down all the good things about my dad. I know he’s in peace and he is resting. God called him home. I love you Dad and I miss you always. Thanks for being there.

  4. Candle 1Sending our deepest sympathy to the family. May the Lord contine to be with you and comfort you through this difficult time. Our prayers are with you! God Bless you.

  5. I am so sorry to hear about Otis……… Many Prayers for his family and friends. He will be missed…….!

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