Who is Eddie Long?
He also attended North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina, in which he obtained a mentor ‘s degree in Business Administration in 1977. Eddie served as the senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, a megachurch in unincorporated DeKalb County, Georgia, from 1987 until his departure in 2017. Eddie Long was formerly married to Dabara S. Houston in 1981 and divorced from 1985. Then he married Vanessa Griffin at 1990 stay together before his departure. He has one daughter named Taylor Long along with 3 sons, Eric Long, Jared Long and Edward Long. Long expired on 15th January 2017 in age 63.
The church issued a statement explaining the reason for death as an”aggressive kind of cancer”.