|Birth: ||Mar. 16, 1922|
|Death: ||May 21, 1996|
Son of Zola Oliver Short and Artie Missie George Short.
Younger brother of George Olsson Short.
Half brother of Bobby Lee "Bob" Short and Betty LaNelle Short.
WW II veteran as 1st Lt. in 4 European battles. Served in the First Army, 87th Battalion.
Married Rose Katherine Daniel on 25 April 1942 in Dallas, Texas. He and Katy had three children:
William "Bill" Braswell Short, Jr., b. 28 August 1944, Cherlyne Short (Majors), b. 23 December 1946 and
Lisa Ruth Snedeker-Short, b. 6 December 1953
Note: His ashes were scattered at sea in front of their home in Laguna Beach, California. There is a memorial bench in the cemetery.
Zola Oliver Short (1892 - 1947)
Artie Missie George Short (1897 - 1925)
Rose Katherine Daniel Short (1923 - 2011)*
George Olsson Short (1920 - 2003)*
Billy Braswell Short (1922 - 1996)
Bobby Lee Short (1926 - 2012)**
Betty LaNelle Short Bobsin (1928 - 2001)**
Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park
Created by: D. W. Short
Record added: May 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52766605