Mark A. Short

Mark A. Short

Brandon

Mark Ashworth Short died Feb. 20, 2013. Mr. Short was born in San Diego, Ca. May 28, 1957. He is survived by his wife, Donna Marie Short, who he loved dearly, and by his mother Francis Peacock Ramsey of Madison, Ms., his father Dr. Louie Short of Jackson, Ms., and by three sisters, Laura Lee Hefner of Dallas, Tx., Jennifer Marie Boitnott of Roanoake, Va., Pamela Ruth Thrasher of Bridgeport, W.V., his stepson, Reese Berry and his beloved dog, Junior.

Mr. Short was a graduate of Manhatten High School of Jackson and was retired from Southern Pools, a pool service he created.

He was a member of Crossgates Baptist Church in Brandon, Ms.

He had a passion for hunting, fishing, drag racing and fast boats. He loved camping on a sandbar in the reservoir.

The last few years have found Mr. Short in failing health, but as a devout Christian he is now in the arms of his Lord.

There will be a private memorial service for family.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to your favorite animal shelter.


Published in Clarion Ledger on Feb. 23, 2013