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Elsie Fowler Long: Carolina Beach

1936 – 2020

     Elsie Fowler Long of Carolina Beach passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, surrounded by her loving family at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. She was 83.

     Born Sept. 5, 1936 in Loris, she was the daughter of the late Wilbur F. Fowler and Inez Graham Fowler.

     She was preceded in death by her infant brother, Wilbur F. Fowler Jr.

     She is survived by her sister, Linda Gale Fowler of Loris, and daughters Cheri L. Thomas (Bobby) of Wilmington and Jerrie L. Moore (Guy) of Carolina Beach; three grandchildren, Shawn Bennett (Meghan), Brandon S. Bennett and Bailey Jane Messick (Jordan); two great-grandchildren, Lilly Kennedy Bennett and Mason Hunter Bennett.

     A celebration of life was planned for 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at Andrews Valley Chapel, 4108 South College Road, Wilmington.

     In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of ones choice.

     A guest register is available here.