Nancy Kate (Creacy) Short

November 29, 1944January 22, 2023
Obituary of Nancy Kate (Creacy) Short


Riley Funeral Home

Nancy Kate Creacy Short, 78 of Hamilton, Texas passed away January 22, 2023, surrounded by family. Nancy was born November 29, 1944 to O.W. “Doc” Creacy and Ocie Dyson of King, Texas in Coryell County. Nancy Married Jearld Short on April 12, 1961. Nancy is preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Short, her parents, Doc and Ocie Creacy. She is survived by her children; Montica, “Montie”, Cavett of Hamilton, Tx. and husband, Donald; Wilma Campbell of Ft. Worth, Tx; Donna Garrett of Sonora, Tx. And husband, Scott; Jearld Short, Jr. of Hamilton, Tx. And wife Terry. She is also survived by a sister, Sue Schronk of Canyon Lake, Tx. Nancy has 8 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation was held Thursday, January 26, 2023 from 11 to 1 at the Riley Funeral Home Chapel followed by the service at 2:00 P.M. Burial was the Black Family Cemetery.

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  • O.W. (Doc) Creacy Father (deceased)
  • Ocie Creacy Mother (deceased)
  • Jearld Short Husband (deceased)
  • Montica "Montie" Cavett (Donald Cavett) Daughter
  • Wilma Campbell Daughter
  • Donna Garrett (Scott Garrett) Daughter
  • Jearld Short (Terry Short) Son
  • Sue Schronk Sister
  • Nancy also leaves 8 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren to cherish her memory.

  • Butch Cavett Active
  • Buddy Short Active
  • Levi Garrett Active
  • Robert Dossett Active
  • Stephen Oglesby Active
  • Lauren Hanzelka Active
  • Noah Campbell White Active

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Thursday, January 26, 2023


Thursday, January 26, 2023

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