May 15, 1954 - August 25, 2017
Burial Date: August 29, 2017
A Service of Remembrance will be Tuesday, August 29 at 2:00 pm in the Melton Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow in the family cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at 12 noon.
Donna S. Shorter, age 63 of Glen Daniel, WV went home to be with the Lord on August 25, 2017 in the Bower’s Hospice House; losing the battle to cancer. She was surrounded by her loving family.
She was born May 14, 1954 in Millstone, KY to Beatrice and Billy Burrows and was the oldest of two daughters. She married Jack Shorter on September 2, 1972 in Cleveland, Ohio where they had both grown up. After beginning their family, they moved to Glen Daniel, WV to raise their children and enjoy their lives together.
She leaves her husband of 45 years Jack Shorter, daughter Shawn Thaxton, son J.D. Shorter, Her pride and joy, Her 3 grandchildren Ben Thaxton, Abbi Thaxton and Brooke Shorter and her sister Linda Sluss. Donna loved and enjoyed her family and was truly happiest when surrounded by them.
She always had a way with showing her love for her children, grandbabies, family and lived her life to make others happy.
She had many friends that she had made thru the years, always running into someone in Beckley that she had known.
Donna was truly loved and will be sadly missed.
A Service of Remembrance will be held Tuesday, August 29 at 2:00 pm in the Melton Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow in the family cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at 12 noon.
Online condolences: www.meltonmortuary.com