Mr. Curlee Shorter, Sr. 95, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas passed away December 9, 2019 in Red Oak, Texas.

Mr. Curlee Shorter, Sr. 95, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas passed away December 9, 2019 in Red Oak, Texas. He was born July 27, 1924 to the late Emmitt Shorter, Sr. and Lucy Robinson-Shorter in Ladd, Arkansas.

Visitation will be Friday, December 20, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

His funeral is scheduled for Saturday December 21, 2019 at Kings Highway M.B.C 11:00oo a.m. with Rev. Carl Curry. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery.

Curlee leaves to cherish his memories, a loving and faithful wife; Earline Woods-Shorter; six devoted sons, Curlee Shorter, Jr., Walter James Shorter, Sr., Leon Ulyssius (Lavenia) Shorter, Curtis Jerome Shorter, Sr., Nathaniel Shorter, and William Jeffery Shorter; four devoted daughters, Corlis Shorter-Fitzpatrick (Herbert), Ella Shorter, Jacqueline Shorter-Blackwell, Stephanie LaNae Shorter-O'Bryant (Maurice), 100 grandchildren, 179 great grand-children, 42 great great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Service by Perry Funeral Home.