Christine Jones Long, age 92, of 5912 Hurdle Mills Road, Roxboro, died Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Born in Hurdle Mills, she was the daughter of the late Irene Blalock and John Baxter Jones. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Ollie Daniel Long, Jr. Mrs. Long attended Flat River Primitive Baptist Church.
Mrs. Long was a graduate of Mars Hill College. She retired from Tultex Mills formerly known as Roxboro Cotton Mill with 39 years of service. Mrs. Long loved her family and friends. She was a special aunt to her nieces and nephews. She enjoyed cooking for her family and spending time with them.
Surviving are her brother, John Paul Jones and wife, Patsy; a number of nieces, nephews, and many other family and friends.
Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Saturday, March 27, 2021 at the Brooks & White Chapel with the Elder Jimmy Gray officiating. Burial will follow in the Wheeler’s Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service (2-3 PM).
Memorials may be made to Flat River Primitive Baptist Church. c/o Sandy Clayton, 68 Jasper Clayton Road, Roxboro, NC 27574.
Condolences may be sent to www.brooksandwhite.com