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Robert Hobson Long

June 24, 1955 ~ October 12, 2021 (age 66)


Robert Hobson Long, age 66, ascended from this earth early Tuesday morning, October 12, 2021. He was a native of Brunswick County, NC and a longtime resident of Brunswick, Georgia. Robert was a retired commercial shrimper.

Robert was a son of Janette Smith Long and the late Charles Moore Long. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Charles Long, Grady Long and Allen Long, a niece, Ashley Long and his grandparents, Carden and Dazie Long and Grady and Letha Smith.

Robert is survived by a son, Shannon Long and wife Tracy, grandchildren, Elizabeth, Hunter, Gavin & Bristol Long; mother, Janette Long; brothers, C. M. Long, Joey Long, Collie Long; sister-in-law, Peggy Long; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

I lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in his name to the Lower Cape Fear LifeCare Center, Brunswick House at 955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia, NC 28422 or St Jude, 501 St. Jude Place , Memphis, TN 38105.

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Michael J Fulwood Funeral Service Licensee, 910-471-5441



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