Jerry Lee Short, 69 passed away Sunday, August 2, 2020, at his residence. He was born June 12, 1951 in Zanesville to the late Harvey and Ethel Dixon Short. He was employed at Shelly & Sands for 30 years. Jerry enjoyed hunting, fishing, working on tractors and going to flea markets. He loved his family and his dog Star.
Surviving are his wife Catherine “Cathy” Webb Short; six children: Shawna (Matthew) Guttoswsky, Brandi (Andrew Brumit) Jennette, Jeramie (Kimberly) Short, Melissa (Jeremiah) Shover, Holly Short and Sherry (Aaron Payton) Short; a brother Denver Short; mother in law Delores Catherine Webb; grandchildren: Patrick Guttoswsky, Andrew Guttoswsky, Breanna Jennette, Blaine Jennette, Leyton Brumit, Dayton Short, Haley Short, Samantha Watts, Tyler Rush, Autumn Shover, Brian Shover, Mea Shover, Kylie Shover, Chloe Shover, Izzabella Black, Hunter Payton and Annabella Payton; brothers in law: James Frederick (Brenda) Webb, Franklin Lee (Samantha) Webb and James (Deborah) Warren; sister in law Judy Stephens; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two brothers: Marvin L. Stephens and Melvin (Diana) Short; and father in law James Frederick Webb.
Calling hours will be from 1 to 3PM Saturday, August 8, 2020 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD, ZANESVILLE. Services will begin at 3PM in the Snouffer Chapel with Pastor Dee Rader officiating.
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