- Last Updated on 07:38 AM 12/31/12
Barbara Tuck Short Scott, 81, of Slick Rock Road, Nathalie passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Virginia Baptist Hospital.
She was the wife first to the late Ronald O. Short and second to the late Sydnor Lee Scott.
Mrs. Scott was born in Halifax County on March 31, 1931 a daughter of the late George Tuck and Ruth Armistead Tuck.
She was a member of First Baptist Church of Republican Grove.
She is survived by three sons, Ronnie Short of Madison Heights, Mike Short of South Boston and Mark Short (Gail) of North Port, Fla.; one daughter, Rhonda Conner (Charles) of Halifax; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; one brother, Dean Tuck, of Lynchburg; one sister, Louise DeJarnette, of Nathalie.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Henderson Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. LeRoy Davis and the Rev. Shelton Miles with interment to follow at First Baptist Church of Republican Grove cemetery.
The family will receive friends following the graveside service in the church fellowship hall.
Memorial contributions may be made to North Halifax Volunteer Fire Department or Liberty Volunteer Fire Department.
Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal is assisting the family.