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Frances Short Dockery

July 15, 1932 May 24, 2019
Frances  Short Dockery
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Obituary for Frances Short Dockery

Frances Short Dockery, age 86 Danville passed away Friday, May 24, 2019 at her residence. She was born July 15, 1932 in Pittsylvania County to the late Anderson P. Short and the late Florence Brizidine Short. Frances was married to the late Augustus Dockery. She was of the Baptist faith.

Mrs. Dockery is survived by a brother William “Dicky” Short of Hurt, VA.

In addition to her parents and husband she was predeceased by four sisters and five brothers.

A graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m., Monday, May 27, 2019 at Danville Memorial Gardens, Danville, VA 24541 with the Rev. David Turbyfill officiating.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, West End Chapel, 511 Church Ave. Danville is serving the Dockery family. Online condolences may be made at

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11:00 AM 5/27/2019 11:00:00 AM
Danville Memorial Gardens

4849 Riverside Drive
Danville, VA 24541

Danville Memorial Gardens
4849 Riverside Drive Danville 24541 VA
United States

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Danville Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

4849 Riverside Drive
Danville, VA 24541

4849 Riverside Drive Danville 24541 VA
United States

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