Family And Others Mourn Passing Of Rose Landry Long

On Wednesday, May 3, 2017, after leaving Winn Parish, U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy spoke on the Senate floor to honor the life of Rose Landry Long, wife of Louisiana State Senator Gerald Long who represents our parish, along with Natchitoches, Sabine, Grant and parts of Rapides and Red River Parishes.

Following is the prepared statement that was given by Senator Cassidy.

“Mr. President,

This past week, the state of Louisiana lost a caring mother, a loving grandmother, a supportive spouse and to me, my wife and so many back home—a dear friend. Rose Landry Long left us too soon, but she will always be remembered. My wife and I had the pleasure of knowing her and her wonderful family for over ten years, two of her grandchildren attended our Sunday school class.


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