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Charline Ruth Johnson Long
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1928
Creston
Union County
Iowa, USA
Death: Oct. 19, 2013
Monroe
Walton County
Georgia, USA

Charline Ruth Long of Monroe, Georgia passed away on October 19th, 2013 at the age of 84.

She was born November 10, 1928 in Creston, Iowa to Mr. & Mrs Joseph C. Johnson. The family moved to California in 1938, eventually settling in Burbank. Mrs Long had two siblings that had predeceased her. Josephine Addison and Gale Johnson. Both passed in 1940.

Charline became very active in YWCA and became a member of the First Christian Church of Burbank, where she would later proudly become an Elder Emeritus. For many years she enjoyed singing in the choir as well.

She graduated from Burbank High School in 1946. After taking some college courses she began working for Lockheed Aircraft in Burbank.

She met her husband Jack Long on a blind date in early 1957 and on August 23, 1957 they were married. Mr. Long passed away in 1997.

The couple had two children. Jack Jr of Social Circle, Georgia and Sandra Jean Long of Burbank, California. They also had four Grandchildren. Sarah Hollander of Portland, Oregon, Krista West of Boise, Idaho, Matthew Hollander also of Portland, and TJ Long of Social Circle, Georgia.

For over 15 years she worked at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Valencia, California. She enjoyed church activities and family gatherings as well as camping with friends.

A Memorial Service will be held on October 30, 2013 @ 1:30 pm at First Christian Church of Burbank, 221 South Sixth Street, Burbank, California.

She will be interred at Grandview Memorial Park in Glendale, California.

Mrs. Long's wishes were that in lieu of flowers, a donation be made in her name to the First Christian Church of Burbank.

A memorial video is available on YouTube.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ap_8WfaMUE

 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Clarence Johnson (1893 - 1972)
  Leola Gale Devore Johnson (1901 - 1988)
 
 Spouse:
  Jack Lewis Long (1923 - 1997)
 
Inscription:
TWO WONDERFUL LIVES WHO SHARED THEIR LOVE WITH THE WORLD
 
Burial:
Grand View Memorial Park
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Grave 41-Tier 6-Section M
 
Created by: Jack Long Jr.
Record added: Nov 06, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 119895291
Charline Ruth <i>Johnson</i> Long
Added by: Jack Long Jr.
 
Charline Ruth <i>Johnson</i> Long
Added by: Jack Long Jr.
 
Charline Ruth <i>Johnson</i> Long
Added by: Jack Long Jr.
 
 
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Mothers Day is coming up. It's going to be so different without you. We miss you and love you!
- Jack Long Jr.
 Added: May. 7, 2014
Merry Christmas Mom. We miss you so very much.
- Carol, Jack & TJ
 Added: Dec. 17, 2013
Rest easy now Mom. You've earned it. We miss you and will love you always.
- Jack & Carol
 Added: Nov. 6, 2013
 
 
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