POCAHONTAS, Va. — Nancy Thelma Short, 87, of Pocahontas, VA, passed away April 10, 2017 at Heritage Hall in Tazewell, VA. Born in Leckie, WV she was the daughter of the late William and Edith Sadler Short. Nancy was a homemaker, enjoyed spending time with her family and loved to sew.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Allen Short, son Virgil Short and grandaughter Edie Mae Helbert.
Survivors include her sons, Howard (Doc) Short of Rosenbaum Road, Charles Short and wife Norma of Bluewell, WV, Tommy Short and wife Sharon of Fort Pierce, FL, Frazier Short and wife Billie of Brushfork, WV, Joseph Short and wife Jacqueline of Abbs Valley, VA, and Oscar Short and companion Debbie Lowe of Tazewell, VA; daughters Susan Hedrick and husband Lemoyne of Bluewell, WV and Valerie Short of Tazewell, VA; grandchildren Tonya Wright, Brandie Glass and husband Michael, Nathan Hendrick and wife Carmen, Kelly Short, Aimee Hambrick and Rachel Hendrick; eleven great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren; special friend Margaret Morris. The family would like to send a special thank you to the employees at Heritage Hall.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 1:00 pm at the Rodriguez Funeral Home in Pocahontas, VA with Pastor Dwayne Belcher officiating. Interment will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, VA.
Friends may call Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 6 to 8 pm at the Rodriguez Funeral Home in Pocahontas, VA.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
For more information, or to have the funeral home pass along your condolences, visit www.RodriguezFuneral.com.
Published on April 10, 2017