Pauline Short Blythe, 89, of Marrowbone, Kentucky, passed away on Monday, January 6, 2014 at Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, Kentucky. She was born in the Littrell Community of Cumberland County, Kentucky on Monday, June 16, 1924, the daughter of George H. and Tessie Sherrell Short. She was a member of Marrowbone United Methodist Church and a teacher’s aide in the Cumberland County school system. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brothers, Sammy Short, Hubert Short and Ray Short.
She is survived by her husband, Bruce Blythe, of Marrowbone, whom she married on Tuesday, August 15, 1944, her daughter and son-in-law, Janie Paull and Ronnie Carter of Marrowbone and her sisters, McIva “Dixie” Spear of Beech Grove, Indiana and Ruby Skipworth of Beech Grove, Indiana.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Murley Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky.
The family will receive friends after 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 11, 2014 until the funeral hour on Sunday.
Professional services provided by Norris-New Funeral Home of Burkesville, Kentucky. Online condolences at www.norris-new.com.