Mr. Edward Ray Short, 79 of Owingsville, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2016 in the Life Care Center in Morehead.
He was born in the Pine Grove Community of Bath County, Kentucky on October 31, 1936 to the late Edward and Lula Ella Ferguson Short.
Edward was a farmer and logger for many years. He enjoyed hunting ginseng, coon hunting, trapping and fishing. He was a very good person to everyone he met.
Survivors include his children, Audrey Ann Short, Jennifer Kay Short, James Ray Short and Jerry Michael Short all of Owingsville, Kentucky. Four sisters, Ima Jean Blevins and her husband Leonard, Mary S. Short, Ina Pearl Short and Wilma Holbrook all of Owingsville. Three brothers, Russell Short and his wife Joyce of Owingsville, Kentucky, Marvin Short of Toledo, Ohio and Harold Short of Arizona. Also a sister-in-law, Shirley Short and her son both of Owingsville, Kentucky. A great aunt, Pearl Ferguson of Means, Kentucky.
Several nieces, nephews and friends.
Graveside services will be conducted 11:00 am Wednesday, August 3, 2016 in the Ingram Cemetery on Pine Grove Road with Rev. Willard Johnson officiating.
Visitation at the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Owingsville is after 10:00 am Wednesday.
Family and friends will serve as pall bearers.
The Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Owingsville is caring for all arrangements for Mr. Edward Ray Short.