Visitation will be held today, Thursday, Aug. 8, from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. Funeral services will be today at 2 p.m. in the Kilgore-Green Chapel. Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Jasper. Brian Faulkner and Jacob Holman will officiate.
Short was preceded in death by her husband, Gene Short; parents, Virgil and Nellie Wray; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Benny and Audrey Short; and sister-in-law, Christine Grace.
She is survived by her daughter, Kim Slay (Phil) of Five Points; three grandchildren, Zac, Hannah and Audra Slay; sisters, Frances Roberson (Oscar) of Cullman, Geneva Grace of Jasper and Brenda Drummond of Jasper; brother, Virgil Wray Jr. (Leona) of Jasper; two sisters-in-law, Dean Moon of Jasper and Ruby Abbott of Jasper; one brother-in-law, Bill Short (Pat) of Jasper; and a host of nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions be made to the Walker Cancer Care, 3500 West Highway 78, Jasper, AL 35501.
You may sign an online register and express condolences to the family at www.kilgoregreenfuneralhome.com.
Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper: 205-384-9503