Robert was born in Greensboro, NC. He attended Southeast Guilford High School, where he was in the ROTC. Robert met his wife Brittney in January of 2007. Robert then enlisted into the Army in the 82nd Airborne Division. Robert was deployed to Afghanistan from 2010-2011. Robert and his wife Brittney had their first and only son, Paul Ellis Long on November 22nd, 2017. He made Robert so proud. He loved taking his son out on the golf cart, chasing him around the yard and teaching him how to fish. Robert loved spending time with family and friends. He liked going out shooting skeet and targets. Robert was a very adventurous person. He liked kayaking and anything outdoors. He was such a wonderful man.
Resting Place: Colfax Memorial Gardens, Colfax, NC
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