Norma Leona Short
Norma Leona Short
  • February 6, 1922 - March 14, 2017
  • Wimberley, Texas

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Norma Leona Short, age 95, of Round Mountain, Texas, passed away March 14, 2017, in Wimberly, Texas. She was born in Menard, Texas on February 6, 1922, to John and R. Cathren Gill, the second of six children. Norma married Clifton Ira Short on June 10, 1939, in Menard, Texas. She is preceded in death by her parents; spouse; daughter Patricia Ann Cain; granddaughters Deanna Sue Dufty and Lisa Diane Cain; and two great grandchildren.

She is survived by one sister, Billie Ruth Brewer of Keene, Texas; and by three of her children, Sam Short (Leanne) of Smithville, Texas, Dorothy Walker (Charles) of Round Mountain, Texas, Dennie Short (Linda) of Round Mountain, Texas,10 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; 8 great great grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and other loving family members.

Norma enjoyed Seek & Find Word Puzzles, Watching Football, Angel Figurines, and Lemon Cake. She will be forever famous in the family for her Pink Lady and Cookies.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Friday, March 17, 2017, at Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home. A Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, March 18, 2017, at Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home, with interment immediately following at Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Memorial Park.