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Clovis Gore Long


Clovis Gore Long, 92, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center in Whiteville.
She was born Nov. 24, 1924 in Columbus County the daughter of the late Robert “Bob” Gore and Vassie Gore. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and greatgrandmother.
She was the widow of Ernest H. Long. She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Ola Leigh Cox, Agnes Stocks, Betty Jo Long; and two brothers, Howard and Edward Gore.
The family received friends Tuesday, Aug. 15 at Peacock Funeral Home. Her funeral service was held Tuesday, Aug. 15 in the funeral home chapel. Burial was in Peacock’s Columbus Memorial Park.
She is survived by one son, Jeffrey Long and wife, Annie, of Nakina; one daughter, Sue Gore and husband, Phil, of Nakina; one brother, Guy Gore of Nakina; two sisters, Jeanette Long, Nell Stocks and husband, Charles, of Nakina; four grandchildren, Michelle Lewis and husband, Gordy, of Shallotte, Cheryl McRae and husband, Vance, and Justin Davis, both of Nakina, Charlie Gore and wife, Susan, of Ocean Isle Beach; three great-grandchildren, Gavin McRae, Caden McRae and Addie Lewis; and two sisters-in-law, Evelyn Jones of Whiteville, Maeve Duncan and husband, Pete, of  Tabor City.
Memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center, 206 Warrior Trail, Whiteville, N.C. 28472.
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