CONCORD - Paula M. Long, 60, formerly of New Bern, died Monday, May 5, 2014 at her home.
She was born January 4, 1954 in Auburn, AL and moved to New Bern when she was 7. She graduated from UNC Chapel Hill where she received her degree in 3 years, and received her Masters degree at Kansas City University, and a degree in Biblical research from Biblical Research College in New Knoxville, OH. She was a special education school teacher
for 25 years and at the time of her death was teaching at Kannapolis Intermediate School in Kannapolis.
She is survived by her daughter, Jessica; her son, Luke; her mother, Edwina "Eddie" Long of New Bern; and her brother Fred Long III of Greenville. She was preceded in death by her father, Frederick N. Long II.
A memorial service is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Friday, May 16 at Kannapolis Intermediate School. Another memorial service will be held at a later date at Centenary United Methodist Church in New Bern.
In lieu of flowers it is suggested memorials be made in Paula's memory to Centenary United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 1388, New Bern, NC 28563.
Online condolences may be directed to www.pollockbest.com
Arrangements by Pollock-Best Funerals & Cremations