Ashton Casey Shawn Short, 21, of Goode passed away Friday, Aug. 12, 2016. He is survived by his loving family: mother; Shawn Wilson Short; father: Vincent Andrew Short; brothers: Alden Vincent Short and wife, Jennifer, Andrew Jarrett Short; sister: Alainey Nanette Short; paternal grandparents: Sonny and Pat Short; maternal grandparents: Pearl and Jake Gross; maternal great grandmother: Erma Goff; paternal great grandmother: Etta Hamilton; God Parents: Harvey and Janet Mays; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and so many friends that loved him. He is preceded in death by his maternal grandfather: Wayne Wilson. Ashton was employed with Sentry Equipment. Ashton loved to sing. He was always the life of the party. One couldnâ€™t help but laugh when around him; he lived life to the fullest. Ashton always said he was the Cornhole champion. He loved sports and he was very competitive in a sportsmanship way. He loved his family very much and he will be truly missed by all who knew him. A funeral service will be held Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 at Brookhill Wesleyan Church at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Sedalia Baptist Church Cemetery in Big Island. The family will receive friends Friday, Aug. 19, 2016 at Brookhill Wesleyan Church from 7 to 9 p.m. To send condolences online please visit tharpfuneralhome.com. Tharp Funeral Home, Bedford, is assisting the family.
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Published in Bedford Bulletin from Aug. 17 to Aug. 18, 2016