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Dixie Mae Short, Taylor County, KY (1922-2014)

She was a native of Hart County, KY, the daughter of the late John Denton and Mary Bishop Denton, and the widow of Turner Earl Short. She leaves 16 direct living descendants. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Mt. Gilboa Baptist Church. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, KY
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Dixie Mae Short, 92, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 10:15amCT, Thursday, July 24, 2014 in Caverna.

The funeral services will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Sunday, July 27, 2014 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Paul J. Dicken, followed by burial in Mt . Gilboa Baptist Church Cemetery.

Dixie Mae Short, Taylor County, KY (1922-2014)

Dixie Mae Short of Campbellsville, KY, was the daughter of the late John Denton and Mary Bishop Denton. She was born in Hart County, Kentucky, February 18, 1922. She died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at the age of 92 years, five months, and six days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Mt. Gilboa Baptist Church.

She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville.

She united in marriage to Turner Earl Short November 8, 1941. He preceded her in death in February 8, 1971.

She is survived by the following:
  • A daughter: Patricia Rogers of Campbellsville, KY

  • One son-in-law: Lou Bingham of Elizabethtown, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Eric Phillips and wife, Lorie of Campbellsville, KY; Camille Turner and husband, Tommy of Magnolia, KY; Robin Hunt and husband, Dale of Elizabethtown, KY; and Amy Medley and husband, Jeff of Louisville, KY

  • Eleven great-grandchildren

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Rebecca Short Bingham; and three brothers and one sister, Sam Denton, Tom Denton, Bud Denton and Dorothy Edwards.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Send a condolence to the family of Dixie Mae Short

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY

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