Kenneth B. “Kenny” Long, 80 of Darlington, passed away Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at Carolina East Medical Center in New Bern, N.C. He was born April 21, 1931, in the town of Fayette in Lafayette County, the son of James and Catherine (McAloon) Long. Kenny lived in the Darlington area before being drafted into the United States Army in May of 1951. Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, Feb. 20, 2012, at 11:30 a.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 104 East Harriet St. in Darlington, with Rev. Randy Budnar officiating. Burial was in Holy Rosary Cemetery in Darlington with military rites accorded by Bates-O’Brien-Howe-Wiegel American Legion Post 214 of Darlington. Full obituary in the February 23, 2012 issue of the Republican Journal.