OBITUARY

Robert R. Long

July 22, 1945May 5, 2020

Robert R. Long, age 74, of White, Georgia passed away on Tuesday May 5, 2020 in Canton, Georgia. Robert was born July 22, 1945 in Chamblee, Ga.

Robert is survived by his wife of 48 years Terri Long; daughters Shasity Westbrooks (Kevin), Delaine Plumadore (Lee), and Amber Long; grandchildren Axli, Rob, Tori, Thomas, Chase, and Karma; great grandchild Alayna; Brother Ralph Long, Sister Sara Rayburn, Nieces & Nephews. Robert was a Vietnam War Veteran serving with the US Army and obtaining the rank of Sergeant. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/Device 60, Bronze Star Medal, Army Commendation Medal w/Device, and Air Medal. Robert also received the Combat Infantryman's Badge, Marksman Badge w/rifle, and Overseas Bar. After his military commitment, Robert became an Electrician working for his father in law, Herman Steele and spent several years in the Electrical field before retiring. A dedicated family man, Robert provided for and loved his family without measure. Anyone who had the honor of knowing Robert became well aware of his passion for Ford Mustangs. He was of the Baptist faith and a member of Glade Road Baptist Church in Acworth, Ga.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Glade Road Baptist Church on Saturday, October 17, 1pm with Pastor Chuck Smith officiating.

Contributions in Robert's memory may be made to Northside Hospital Foundation (www.Northside.com/foundation), Healthwell Foundation (www.healthwellfoundation.org) or Glade Road Baptist Church, 6570 Glade Road, Acworth, Ga. 30102. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.winkenhoferpineridgefuneralhome.com for the Long family.

  • FAMILY

  • Terri Long, Wife
  • Shasity Westbrooks (Kevin), Daughter
  • Delaine Plumadore (Lee), Daughter
  • Amber Long, Daughter
  • Axli, Rob, Tori, Thomas, Chase,and Karma, Grandchildren
  • Alayna, Great Grandchild
  • Ralph Long, Brother
  • Sarah Long, Sister
  • Pat Long, Sister-in-law

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Services

  • Celebration of Life and Memorial Service

    Saturday, October 17, 2020

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Amber Long

May 11, 2020

Dad,,

You were loved by so many people and held the key to my heart! I never knew loving someone would hurt the way I hurt....I will hold all the memories of you close to my heart and you will never be forgotten! I bet you are beyond happy, full of laughter, and free of pain now! I love you and know that one day we will see each other again!

Love ALWAYS your daughter,
Amber

Roxanne Clement

May 8, 2020

Terri and family. I'm so sorry for your loss. Robert was a wonderful man who loved his family dearly and I know you will miss him. May God give you peace during this difficult time. Treasure your memories. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love you

Wilma Sherrill

May 8, 2020

A great guy I had the honor to know, a great co worker, and he loved Terri and girls so much. You are already missed Roberto

Terri Long

May 8, 2020

I will miss you honey more than you will ever know , your smile, funny looks, words and most of all love will never be forgotten ! Thank you , God for placing this man in my life , he was the love of my life , the father of my children. He had so many titles , husband, father, papa, great papa, brother, uncle , brother in law .. losing you has been a rough journey for me and your family. Me. And the family know you are in no more pain and we know you are in the presents of Jesus ! I will miss you so much until I see you again in heaven ! With all my love forever and ever!

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