G.W. “Dub” Long, 89, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2019.
Funeral services will be held 2 pm Monday, March 25, 2019 at Celebration Family Church in Fritch. Burial will follow in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers his memory may be honored with a gift to BSA Hospice of the Southwest.
Dub was born December 28, 1929 in Oklaunion, Texas to E.C. Long and Eva Brock Long. He worked as an operator for Phillips for 15 years and then he ran his own used item store.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marjorie; son, Ronnie Long; grandson, Doug Long; great granddaughter, Jerrica Escobar; brothers, John and Grady Long; and sisters, Gracie Sanders, Opal Hibbens, Thelma Conner and Alta Rawle.
Survivors include his children, Debbie Jennings and her husband, Mike, Susan Holland and her husband, Joe, Delwin Long and his wife, Lyndol all of Borger; twelve grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren and Cuyler Andrew Ramsay due to arrive in May; and daughter-in-law, Debra Long.
Susan, Debbie, Jeff and Bud, I am so sorry for your loss. Dub was a good man and I know how your entire family will miss him. Love you guys.
Carol Epps JonesBorger, TX
My heart broke, when I read this. Dub was such an extraordinary guy to me. The knowledge he is no longer with hurts; but, I know where he is and someday we will meet again. God bless all of the Longs and their kin.
George ForresterFritch, TX
he was a nice man and loved his family. I'm sorry for the family?
lynn cooperborger, TX
We are so very sad to hear about Dub. He was such a sweetheart. I will miss hearing him call me Donna Ehher. I loved him and your Mom so very much. I have some great memories of them both. Hugs and kisses to all of you and praying for you all. Wish I could be there with you Sister♥️
Stan and Donna DrakeLindale, TX
I am so sorry for your loss. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers. It always meant a lot to Mother and to all of us that he called to check on her every week. He was always looking after everyone. Heaven really does have a new angel!
Brenda SwartsArlington, TX
My deepest sympathies to all.
Vickie JenningsBorger, TX
So very sorry for your loss. May your special memories always linger and bring you peace. Love to all the family. Freddie & Joyce
Freddie & Joyce ConnerVernon, TX
So very sorry for your loss. He is home in the arms of angels. Love you all.
Neal and Kay RobertsBig Spring, TX
Susan,so sorry for your loss. Please know that you and Joe Vance and your family are in our prayers.
Shellia (Duke) WatsonTecumseh, OK
Dear Susan and family,
I’m so sorry for your loss. Lifting you in prayer.
Lisa GillispieBorger, TX
Jimmie and I want to express our sincere condolences for the loss of Dub! Dub was one of those good guys that would help anyone!
Dub will be missed by all that knew him!
Sincerely with love ❤️, Jimmie and LarryD Reed!
LarryD & Jimmie ReedBorger, TX
We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers to you and all of the family.
Larry LongGarland, TX
I am so sorry to hear about Dub's passing. I got to know Dub when he had his Shop selling great treasures. I always loved visiting with him. He was a such heartwarming man, so kind and pleasant, always had a smile. He will be dearly missed. My sympathy to all of you.
Kim MoxomBorger, TX
HEAVEN GOT A NEW ANGEL YESTERDAY. WE ARE GOING TO MISS YOU UNCLE DUB, LOVE DANNY & TERESA,LONG
DANNY & TERESA .LONGBorger, TX
Mrs. Jennings and Family, so sorry for your loss. We always enjoyed visiting and "shopping" with your dad. He was a very sweet man. Thinking of you now and for the recent loss of your uncle as well. Prayers.
John and Lida WhiteheadSkellytown, TX