Horsley Shorter Jr.



Horsley Shorter Jr., 49, died Sunday at Tampa General Hospital after being shot at work at a Family Dollar store in Tampa. He was a 26-year veteran of the Army.

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Uncle Gigi I Miss You And Love You.-Your Great Neice Bre :)

Thank you J.R. for being such a positive, loving and true friend. Your light will carry on through all of us that have had the privilege to have known you and the love in your heart. You will be missed now, but LOVED FOREVER. The only thing that makes your passing any easier to bear is that I know that Heaven has gained your beautiful soul.

To Mr. Shorter's family - you were blessed with a man of courage. As a community, so were we. When I read of his death, in my hometown, I ached. It would have been an honor to know him. I'm sorry for your loss.

Goodbye, my friend. May you finally find the peace you sought for others.

To the Shorter Family with deepest sympathy: We hold you in our thoughts and prayers, as we rely on the Lord, in all His grace and mercy, to provide peace in these hours, that surpasses understanding.

Always smiling. Always happy. Always glad to see you.

Service Information is as follows: BETHEL CHURCH 1510 W HILLSBOROUGH AVE TAMPA FL 33603 ON SATURDAY 7/27 @ 11am.

He was a great friend. It was an honor to call him my friend. Even though we only met six months ago, he made you feel like family, and he left the greatest impression on me and my friends. Some people come into your life only for a short time to teach you something. J.R. taught me how to be caring, kindhearted person, and to really make my friends feel like the...