Christopher J. Long

Christopher J. Long

February 6, 2021, 53, Goldsboro –

Christopher J. Long, 53, passed away on Saturday morning. Born in Wabash, Indiana, he was the son of Joseph Messer and the late Deanna Haynes Messer.

Chris was a loving father and husband that enjoyed fishing. He worked at Kornegay Printing for 31 years. Chris later worked with East West Consolidated.

He will be remembered by his loving wife of 32 years, Gay Long. Chris is also survived by his brothers, Nick Long and Randy Messer (Lynn); sister, Mem McPherson (James); one niece and several nephews.

Chris was preceded in death by his only child, daughter, Blair Long.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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