Whiteville: James Elton Long, 78 of Whiteville died Monday, October 9,2017 at his residence. He was the son of the late Henry Long and Alma (Lee) Clewis Long. He was preceded in death by a sister; Eula Walters and brothers;Henry Lee Long and Lewis Long. He worked with Memorys Supermarket for over 25 years and was owner & operator of D & D Quick Mart store at Williams Township for 25 years.
Survivors include his wife; Phyllis Suggs Long of the home. sons; Dana Elton Long of Portland, Maine and Derek James Long (Daughter-in-Law) Lisa of Tabor City, N.C. sister; Sue Long McPherson of Chadbourn,N.C. and a brother; Ray Long of Whiteville, N.C.. Four Grandchildren; Derek James Long, Eric J. Long, Dustin Long and Peyton Long. Two Great-Grandchildren; Rhett Long and Kathryn Long.
A Graveside Service will be Thursday ,October 12, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Whiteville Memorial Cemetery with Rev. Ray Best officiating.