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Glendon Hiawatha ‘Dorothy’ Short Beach

Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 11:26 am

Beach, Glendon Hiawatha ‘Dorothy’ Short, 74, of Moore County, passed away Friday, May 17, 2013 at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma. A native of Moore County, she was a daughter of the late Lige and Daisy Glascoe Short. She worked in housekeeping at the Life Care Center of Tullahoma before her retirement. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and her special neighbors Terry Carpenter and Carol Graham. She is survived by her daughters Sheila Bateman and husband Stoney of Lynchburg, Barbara Partin and her husband Joe of Decherd, and Crystal Gleason of Lynchburg; brother Ray Short of Shelbyville; and sister Juanita Trussell and her husband Turney of Tullahoma; grandchildren Chelsee Bateman and fiancé Cory Damron, Amanda Anderton, Bryan Beach, Jessica Hunt and husband Zack, Heather Holt and husband John and Ashley Gleason; great-grandchildren Paizlee Hunt, Chloe Holt, Lexie Anderton, Jenna Anderton, Chance Anderton; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. The family received friends on Monday, May 20 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., with funeral services at 2 p.m. with Bro. Ricky Smith officiating. Burial followed in Maplewood Cemetery in Tullahoma. For online guest registry, visit <>. Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.