Funeral services for Billie Jean Short, 79, will be held at noon today (Wednesday) at the Neon Church of Christ. Burial will be in the Meade family cemetery in Deane.
She died October 29 at her home in Jackhorn.
Born in Etty, she was daughter of the late Clifton and Elsie Stewart Meade. She was the widow of Arthur Short and the sister of the late James Meade and Brenda Fields.
Mrs. Short was a member of the Church of Christ for more than 40 years.
Surviving are a son, Arthur Short and wife Stephanie of Jackhorn; a daughter, Glenda Fleming and husband Rob of Jackhorn; five brothers, Everett Meade, Coy Meade and wife Bernice, Claude Meade, and Denver Meade and wife Julie, all of Deane, and Gary Meade and wife Dorothy of Virgie; two sisters, Mary Sexton of Jackhorn, and Janet Baker and husband Sammy of Haymond; and three grandchildren, Amanda, Patrick and Baileigh.