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Eddie S. Short


Date of Service: Saturday, December 13, 2014

Time of Service: 11:00 AM

Dateline: Henderson, NC

Eddie S. Short

Eddie Odell Stokes Short, 88, died Wednesday, December 10, 2014.

Mrs. Short was retired after fifty-four years as owner and operator of Tip Top Restaurant. She was a member of North Henderson Baptist Church.

A graveside memorial service will be held Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., at Sunset Gardens, conducted by the Rev. Tim Short.

Surviving are a son, Waverly L. Butch Rooker of Kittrell, NC; a sister, Gladys Hensley of Henderson; three grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Edwin and Eva Mills Stokes; husband, Jesse Short Jr.; a grandson, Jason Rooker; two sisters, Glenda Wynn and Josephine Adams; and three brothers, Hersey Stokes, Douglas Stokes, and Freddie Stokes.

The family will receive friends at the home of Butch and Ann Rooker, 211 South Chaucer Way, Kittrell.

Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.

Date of Death: Wednesday, December 10, 2014






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