Carl Short

Carl Short, 83, of Deputy, Indiana, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 at King’s Daughters Hospital in Madison.

He was born Nov. 21, 1935, in Harlan, Kentucky, to Andrew and Mary Kelly Short. He retired in 1997 from the former Reliance Electric Corporation. He was a former member of the American Legion and especially loved farming, raising chickens and watching boxing and basketball.

He is survived by two daughters, Casie Short and Joy Hammond, both of Deputy; one son, Vernon Short of Deputy; a brother, Chelsea Short of Madison; a granddaughter and a great-grandson.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters: Annie Saylor and Beatrice Witt; and four brothers; Ott, Palmer, Lamuel and Coy Short.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel, 117 Holt Drive, Madison, Indiana with interment to follow in Lick Branch Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday.

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