Dencil Short

Dencil Short

Dencil Short, age 84 of Milan, passed away Monday, August 11, 2014 at the Waters in Batesville.

 Born April 3, 1930 he was the son of Curt and Alta Slone Short. Dencil married Marlene Risner on May 2, 1953 and she preceded him in death in November of 1985. He retired from General Motors after 30 years of service. Dencil enjoyed his family and playing with all his grandchildren.

 Those surviving who will honor Dencil’s memory include; children, Becky Short of Milan, David Short of Milan, Ken Short of Brookville, Stanley Short of Milan, and Katrina Gayheart of Batesville; 14 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren; siblings, Carnell Short of Milan, Ida Bischoff of Milan, Linda Gunter of Milan, Corine Hammond of Sunman, Ruby Spurlock of Milan, Arlene Mundinger of Orlando, Florida, Marletta Green of Greendale, Racine Robinson of Milan, and Loraine Ernest of Richmond. Besides his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by an infant sister, Avenail; an infant brother, Devon; and sisters, Areeda Calhoun and Una Faye Johnson.

 Visitation will be Friday, August 15 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home, 107 Vine Street, Sunman. Friends may also visit from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon at Little Memory Baptist Church in Sunman on Saturday. Funeral services will begin at 12 noon. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

 Family requests memorial donations to Little Memory Church and Cemetery. To leave a personal condolence or to sign the online guestbook please visit www.cookrosenberger.com  Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Dencil Short.

Listen Live

Upcoming Events

Jan
15
Fri
all-day BHS Interact Club Spring Cleanin...
BHS Interact Club Spring Cleanin...
Jan 15 – Feb 15 all-day
The Batesville High School Interact Club will be having a spring cleaning coat drive from January 15 – February 15. Drop-off locations include Goody’s, Batesville Memorial Public Library, and the Guidance Office at the Batesville High School.
Feb
8
Mon
6:10 pm Project T3 offering ‘Fun Crayons’
Project T3 offering ‘Fun Crayons’
Feb 8 @ 6:10 pm
‘Fun Crayons’ are recycled from broken crayons, then made into many fun shapes and colors. Every cent made from the proceeds of these sales goes directly for ‘Totes for Tots and Teens (Project T3). You can purchase Fun Crayons at: The Gooseberry, Joan’s T-Shirt Printing and Lisa’s Sew and Tux in Batesville, and Gary’s Wood Design in St. Leon, www.Project T3.com or call Carrie at 812-933-1519.  
Feb
9
Tue
5:00 pm Fat Tuesday Pancake Dinner @ Milan United Methodist Church
Fat Tuesday Pancake Dinner @ Milan United Methodist Church
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Milan United Methodist Church will be hosting a Fat Tuesday Pancake dinner (all you can eat) on 2/9/15 from 5pm to 7pm. Free Will Offering.

View Calendar