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Obituary for Kenneth Wayne Short

Mr. Kenneth Wayne Short age ,58 of McMinnville, Tennessee passed from this life on Monday, October 4, 2021, at Saint Thomas River Park Hospital in McMinnville, Tennessee of a sudden illness.

Kenneth was born Saturday, November 24, 1962 in Schweinfurt, Germany, he was the son of Betty Powell Short and the late Lt. Col.Kenneth Short.

Kenneth worked as a Brick Mason in the construction field and he loved his dog and companion Maggie.

Kenneth is survived by his wife Deborah Diane Short of McMinnville TN, Mother, Betty Powell Short of McMinnville TN, two sisters, Angela Beaty and husband Eric of McMinnville,TN and Katherine Dianne Lynn of McMinnville TN, Several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survives, special niece, Linda Short of McMinnville TN.

Preceded in death by his father, Lt. Col. Kenneth Short, sister, Connie Short, two brothers, Douglas Short and Charles Hollandsworth, maternal grandparents, Lebern and Ruby Powell.

Kenneth will be cremated and there will be a private family service.

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