Obit: Mary Short

Obit: Mary Short

March 19th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Mary Elizabeth Short, 92, of Chattanooga, died on Monday, March 18, 2013. She retired from Dixie Yarns of Chattanooga and was a member of Ascension Lutheran Church of East Ridge.She was preceded in death by her husband, Lee J. Short; parents, Sarah Francis and Thomas Lake; ten brothers and sisters.Survivors include her son, Greg (Denise) Short; grandchildren, Stephen Short and Stefanie (Mike) Gentry; great-grandchildren, Piper Gentry Taylor and James; several nieces and nephews. She made us laugh and was loved by everyone she met and will be missed by all.Special thanks to Hospice of Chattanooga and Aid and Assist.In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga or McKamey Animal Center.Graveside services will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Chattanooga National Cemetery.Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.The family will receive friends 4:30-8 p.m. today and 11 a.m.-1 p.m.Wednesday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace 877-3524.