Visitation was Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 6 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Funeral Home parlor. A graveside service will be held today, April 22, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. in the Goodsprings Church of Christ Cemetery in Goodsprings. Bro. William Tittle will officiate.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Elbert Short; son, Danny Short; sisters, LaRue Brady and June Hartly; and brothers, Sonny Pate and Bruce Pate.
Short is survived by her sons, Marlin (Sandy) Short, Don (Glenda) Short, of Cordova, Terry (Lavern) Short, of Goodsprings, Scott (Pam) Short, Jimmy (Cynthia) Short, Bill (Barbara) Short, David (Ervel) Short and Randy Short, of Quinton; sister, Patricia Richardson; brother, Ralph Pate; and a host of grandkids, great-grandkids and great-great-grandkids.