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Jacqueline Horne Short


A "Celebration of Life" Service will be held on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 12:00 noon at First Presbyterian Church with visitation following in The Light Court. A family graveside service will be held earlier at Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Jackie went Home on Sunday, May 13, 2012 at 11:13 a.m. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who blessed her family and friends with her life of spirituality, thankfulness, charm, intellect, and wit.

Born in Hampton on March 8, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Harold Shuler and Louise Bell Horne.

She graduated from Furman University cum laude in 1953. In December of 1953, she married George Oscar Short, Jr. She was an active member of First Presbyterian Church of Greenville and the Agape Sunday School Class. Jackie was a life member of the Presbyterian Women of the Church.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her son, Steven Horne Short of Greenville, and his wife, Amy; a daughter, Elizabeth Short Dorn of Pawley's Island, and her husband, Elbert; and nine grandchildren, "Chip" Short of Charlotte, Coleman Short of Washington, DC, Sarah Short, Jackson Short, and Steven Short, Jr., all of Greenville, Murray Dorn, Stockman Dorn, Cole Dorn, and Ella Dorn, all of Pawley's Island.

She was predeceased by her son, George O. Short, III.

The family is at the residence.

Memorials may be made to The Presbyterian Foundation Group, 200 West Washington St. #312, Greenville, SC 29601, or to the .

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Published in The Greenville News on May 14, 2012
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