Jimmy Wayne Shorter, age 55, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 at Healthmark Regional Medical Center in DeFuniak Springs. He was born in Hillsboro, Ohio on Dec. 16, 1957 and lived there until after his wife passed away. Following her death, Jimmy moved to Ponce de Leon, and had resided with Steven (Lori) Vickers and children for the past year. Jimmy was an elder of South Liberty Church of Christ in Hillsboro, Ohio and also played the bass guitar for the church. He enjoyed listening as well as playing music. Music was an important part of his life.
Jimmy was preceded in death by his loving wife of 35 years, Cathleen.
He is survived by one brother, Deryl Wayne Shorter of Tampa, and one sister, Doris (Dennis) Brown of Hillsboro, Ohio.
Arrangements are under the direction of Davis-Watkins Funeral Home and Crematory in DeFuniak Springs. Memories and condenses may be shared with the family at www.daviswatkins.com.