Lonzi Short

Published 12:00 am Thursday, March 4, 2010

Lonzi Lee Short, 60, of US Hwy 13, Ahoskie, died Monday, March 1, 2010 at his residence.
Born in Richmond, Ga., he resided in Bertie County and was a retired laundry room worker at Lawrence Hospital in New York.
He was a member of Piney Wood Chapel Baptist Church – Ahoskie.
Survivors include his mother, Lena Williams Short of New York; his wife, Katherine Linden Short of Ahoskie; three sons, Lonzi Short Jr., Jordan Short and Justin Short, all of Ahoskie; two daughters, Roslyn Short of Atlanta, Ga. and Lena Short of Ahoskie; three brothers, Japus Short of Colerain, Henry Lee Short of New York and Iverson Short Jr. of Aulander; two sisters, Shirley Jones and Mary Ann Short, both of New York; and two grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 6 at Piney Wood Chapel Baptist Church, Ahoskie with the Rev. Dr. Gregory Ellis officiating.
Wilder’s Funeral Home Inc., Aulander, is handling the arrangements.