Betty J. Short, 80, of Zanesville passed away at her residence, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011. She was born in Keithtown (Noble County), Oh May 6, 1931 to the late Ard and Florence Edith Smith Chandler. Betty was employed by the Muskingum County Dept. of Human Services for many years. She was active and enjoyed spending time with her co-workers, friends and family. In her retirement she was a demo rep at many local retail stores.
Betty is survived by: son, Tom Short of Zanesville; daughters: Nancy (Darrell) Stone of Massillon, Oh. and Judy (Larry) Bryan of Bolivar, Oh. and her brother Clarence Chandler of Hartville, Oh.; eight grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and 6 great-great- grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Elroy â€œShineâ€ Short; son, Joseph Short; sisters, Lucille Chandler, Katherine Morrse, Ruth Craig; grandson, Shawn Short and brothers: Joseph, Roy and Harley Chandler.
Calling hours will be2-4 & 6-8 P.M., Monday, Oct. 10, 2001 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 W. MILITARY RD., ZANESVILLE, OH and 11:00 A.M. until the time of the funeral service at12:00 Noon on Tuesday, Oct. 11., which will be officiated by Rev. Tim Patton. Burial will follow at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery.