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Celebrating the Life of John Jasper Long Jr.

Celebrating the Life of John Jasper Long Jr.

John Jasper Long Jr., age 95, the son of John Sr. and Corra (Meeks) Long, was born October 22, 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska. He passed away April 30, 2021 in Omaha, Nebraska

John was preceded in death by his parents: John Sr. and Cora; brothers: Harold, Alfred, Donald; sister, Barbara. He is survived by his brother, Norman; sister-in-law, Millicent; nephew, David; nieces: Leslie, Sharon, Dr. Camelita Williams and Dr. George Beveridge; great-nephew, Jamie; other relatives and friends. John attended Long Howard Elementary and Central High School. John service in WWII as a Navy warrior. John worked at Paxton Hotel and later for the IRS serving 30 years. John was a member of St. John AME Church. John loved watching sports, especially golf. John’s hobby was studying the Stock Market and Investments. John Loved talking about anything. John will be missed by his loving family, friends, and caretakers.

GRAVESIDE SERVICE 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at Forest Lawn Cemetery with Military Honors.

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