Lawrence Long, 59, passed away Sunday, April 28, 2019, in Bronx, NY. He was born on October 29, 1959, in New York, NY, to the late Nathaniel Lowman and Josephine Long Ferguson.
Lawrence graduated from Dewitt Clinton High School in Bronx, NY. He served in the United States Marine Corp from 1979 until 1983 when he received an honorable discharge. He also worked as a butcher in a meat market.
Lawrence enjoyed basketball, cooking, movies, and making people laugh.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by stepfather, Irvin Ferguson; and brother, Derrick Long.
Left to cherish his memories is brother, Warren Ferguson; sisters, Juanita Bullard (Mitchell), Stacey Faison (Jeffrey); nephews, Jerrell Bullard and Trei Ferguson; nieces, Aja Pankey, LaShea Bullard, Alana Pankey, Alia Pankey, Jasmine Ferguson, Natalie Ferguson; grand-nephew, Kassion Howell; a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and other relatives and friends.