Larry Wayne Short, 81, of Morristown, passed away Thursday, May 13, 2021 at Serenity House. He served in the US Army and retired from Enka/BASF after 34 years. Larry was very proud of his sons and loved fishing.

Preceding him in death was his wife, Billie Rhea Short; parents, BT and Susie Short; life-long friend and brother-in-law, Alfred “Matt” Matthews; and several brothers and sisters.

Survivors include his sons, Tracy (Kyndal Harmon) Short and Keith (Kelly) Short; grandchildren, Traci Short, Danielle Short and Tyler Short; great-granddaughter, Izabella Hughes; sisters, Carol Matthews and Reetha Gilbert; and several nieces and nephews.

The family expresses a special thank you to the Serenity House for the compassion shown.

The family will receive friends 1:30 – 3 p.m., Sunday, May 16 in the chapel of Stubblefield Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m. with Rev. Ross Woody officiating. Interment will follow in Hamblen Memory Gardens. Military honors will be provided by VFW Post #5266.

Arrangements by: Stubblefield Funeral Home

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