Hubert Percy “H.P.” Long, Jr., 70, of Youngsville, died Sunday October 26, 2014 at his home. He was born in Wilmington, the son of the late Hubert Percy Long, Sr. and L.Salene Coley Long. He was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church and retired from Universal Tobacco Company.
Funeral services will be held at 2 o’clock Wednesday afternoon, October 29, 2014 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Youngsville Cemetery.
Mr. Long is survived by his wife of 26 years, Mary Helen Grissom Long; brother, Victor Long & wife Leslie of Youngsville; step-sons, Bobby Fowler & wife Lisa of Youngsville and Jimmy Fowler & wife Cindy of Louisburg; grandchildren Sonya Efird & husband Benner, Jamie, Wayne and Robbie Fowler, Nick Doup and Tyler Thorne; several nieces, nephews and extended family. He was preceded in death by his sister, Linda Long Young.
Memorial contributions may be made to Transitions LifeCare(Hospice of Wake County), 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.
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Friends may visit with the family from 7-8:30 P.M. Tuesday evening, October 28, 2014 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 South Main Street, Wake Forest, NC. (919-556-5811)