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Chee B Shorty
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1918
Death: Jun. 21, 2010, USA

Funeral services for Chee B. Shorty, 91, will be held Friday, June 25, at 10 a.m. at the Potters House Christian Church in Chinle. Burial will follow at the Chinle community cemetery.

Chee was born Oct. 18, 1918. Her clan is Deerspring/Bitterwater, born for Towering House. She passed away June 21, 2010.

Chee was a self-employed rug weaver in her younger years, and a homemaker the rest of her life. She volunteered at all her relative's ceremonial events by cooking and her famous dough making.

Surviving Chee is Edison Shorty of Phoenix, Ella Bahe of Chinle, Darlene Davis of Chinle, Arlene Shorty of Naschitti, N.M., Alfred Taylor of Chinle, Susie Martinez of Chinle, and Mary Benally of Chinle; and 27 grandchildren, 52 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great-grandchildren.

Chee is preceded in death by her husband, Dan Shorty; sons, Jimmy, Wilson, and Johnny Shorty; daughter, Betty Gray; sisters, Elsie Yazzie and Lucy Begay; and brother, Tsosie Brown Sr.

Pallbearers will be Lionel Tso, Duane Shorty, Kevin Gray, Gerrison Baloo, Troy Baloo, and Brandon Gray.
Chinle Cemetery
Apache County
Arizona, USA
Created by: Sarah N Myers
Record added: Jun 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54293925
Chee B Shorty
Added by: Sarah N Myers
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