Floyd "Eddie Lee" E. Short
November 23, 1966 – October 20, 2020
Nashville, TN--Floyd Edward “Eddie Lee” Short, 53, passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at Alive Hospice in Nashville, TN due to liver failure from COVID-19.
Eddie was born in Charlottesville, VA on November 23, 1966.
He leaves behind his wife of 28 years, Marsha Dodds-Short; his mother, Hattie Mae Lucas Short of Broadway, VA; a son, Martin Short and his wife, Angela, of Cape Coral, FL; a daughter, Gabrielle Short of Gallatin, TN; a granddaughter, Ishriel Frasier and husband, Carsten, of Dallas, TX; three grandsons, Haven and Caleb Short of Cape Coral, FL and Deacon Short of Gallatin, TN. He also leaves behind two sisters, Betty Runion of Broadway, VA and Sylvia Fulk of Timberville, VA; two brothers, Frankie and Tommy Short of Stanley, VA; and special friends Anna Ash, Shannon Harman, and Mat Acord. He was preceded in death by his father, Russell Short and his grandma, Mary “Pete” Lucas. Eddie Lee was the founding member of the gospel group Eddie Lee & Anointed and country group Neon Summer. He was an amazing artist and songwriter in both gospel and country music.
Visitation will be held Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 5pm-8pm at the Blue Ridge Pentecostal Church, Stanley, VA.
The Homegoing service will be held at the church Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 1pm with burial at the Linville Creek Church of the Brethren Cemetery.
Lindsey Funeral Home in Harrisonburg is handling arrangements. Friends and family are encouraged to send condolences to the family by visiting www.lindseyharrisonburg.com.
- Marsha Dodds-Short, Wife
- Hattie Mae Lucas Short, Mother
- Martin Short (Angela), Son
- Gabrielle Short, Daughter
- Ishriel Frasier (Carsten), Granddaughter
- Haven Short, Grandson
- Caleb Short, Grandson
- Deacon Short, Grandson
- Betty Runion, Sister
- Sylvia Fulk, Sister
- Frankie Short, Brother
- Tommy Short, Brother
- Anna Ash, Special Friend
- Shannon Harman, Special Friend
- Mat Acord, Special Friend
- Russell Short, Father (deceased)
- Mary "Pete" Lucas, Grandma (deceased)
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- Martin Short, Active Pallbearer
- Haven Short, Active Pallbearer
- Caleb Short, Active Pallbearer
- Carsten Frasier, Active Pallbearer
- Brian Wright, Active Pallbearer
- Franklin Short, Jr., Active Pallbearer
- Richard Whetzel, Active Pallbearer
Saturday, October 24, 2020
The Home Going Service
Sunday, October 25, 2020
Floyd "Eddie Lee" E. Short
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October 26, 2020
So sorry for the loss of a dear dear friend of mine. He was a ray of sunshine and a true inspiration to myself. He always wore a smile and was always on fire for the Lord. He helped everybody and anybody he could. He will surely be missed by so many. Heaven most definitely gained an angel. He is singing in the choir with the angels and oh the sound I still can hear when he sung songs. He truly touched my life and so many others. May God comfort the family at this grevious time and may the Lord wrap his ever loving arms around you and give you peace.
Michael Springer & Family
October 25, 2020
All the great time spent in church services in Michigan. Love y’all and our condolences, we will miss Eddie but we’ll we meet again❤️
October 24, 2020
I will never forget in the year 2000, when we met Eddie Lee and the Anointed at a little country church in Morgantown, WV. What an anointing , power of God on this man and group!! My husband was saved!! During the next several yrs we followed them to several different events. I will never forget all the wonderful times we had together and all the people that were saved under you, Bro Eddie!! What an anointed man of God!! You will always hold a special place in our hearts and I know you will be missed by alot of people. We are praying for you Marsha and the rest of the family. We love you all!
October 23, 2020
Eddie was one of the best friends I ever had. We grew up together and he was like a brother to me. Every summer I couldn’t wait for him to come over on the weekends , we walked and talked so much. Told each other everything. He always was happy and smiling and love to laugh. I will miss not seeing you or hearing that laugh it truly breaks my heart that your no longer here. I will miss you oh so very much Eddie love you bunches!!!
Lisa & Tom Ray
October 22, 2020
Prayers for family, Love the music he did.