Deborah Ann Fowler Long, 63 of Burgaw and formally of Chadbourn, passed away on Monday, January 23, 2023, in Pender Memorial.
Debbie was born on August 23, 1959, in Charleston, SC, daughter of the late Fred Fowler and Norma Dixie Edwards Gore. Along with her parents, Debbie was also preceded in death by her husband, Dallas “Buddy” Long and her brother, Freddie Fowler.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, January 27, 2023 at Worthington Funeral Home, Pastor Willard McPherson will officiate. Burial will follow in the Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 1:00-1:45, prior to the service on Friday, at the funeral home.
Debbie loved plants and flowers, which was displayed during her years of employment by Lowes, serving as a Live Nursery Specialist; She also loved her grandchildren.
Surviving family includes two children, Chase C. Long (Stephanie) of Green Sea, SC, and Jessica Long (Nate) of Chadbourn; grandchildren, Jordan Porter, Stormi Long, Kendall Long, Jaxson Grady Long, Dylan Faulk, Bryson Rich; and her brother, Norman Fowler of Chapel Hill.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the burial fund, c/o Worthington Funeral Home- P.O. Box 352, Chadbourn, NC 28431.